This unit of study is designed for students with little or no formal experience in French. It aims to provide students with the tools to develop independent language learning skills. Through the introduction of authentic material in French, students will develop a mastery of the basic grammatical structures of the language, as well as awareness and understanding of the French and Francophone cultures. Upon completion of the unit, students are expected to reach the equivalent of A1.1. level of the Common European Framework for Languages in the four key skills: listening, speaking, reading and writing.
class participation (10%), 1x1000wd in-class test 1 (20%), 1x1000wd in-class test 2 (20%), 1x 750wd equiv group project (15%), 1x 750wd equiv oral test (15%), 1x500wd equiv peer evaluation of group project (10%), 1x500wd equiv online work (10%)
FRNC1621 or FRNC1631 or FRNC1101 or FRNC1201 or FRNC1301 or FRNC1501 or FRNC1611 or HSC French Extension or HSC French Continuers or HSC French Beginners or IB standard or IB ab initio.