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FREN132 Introductory French 2

A continuation from FREN 131 of intensive communicative language study.

This paper engages students to further their knowledge of the basic vocabulary and structures of French. The teaching methodology is student-centred, with the lecturer acting as facilitator, and the ultimate goal of this paper is to make the students independent users of French.

Paper title Introductory French 2
Paper code FREN132
Subject French
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points
Teaching period Second Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $851.85
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $3,585.00

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Prerequisite
FREN 131 or FREN 101. You may be able to take this paper without the prerequisite if you can demonstrate the required ability. Use the special permission process to apply to do this; please proceed through the application process to reach the window for Special Permission. Please list any qualifications you have gained e.g. NCEA, and years studied, as well as a note of any other exposure to this language. This request together with any documentation you provide or request for the transfer of credit(s) will then be submitted for approval.
Restriction
FREN 102 or FREN 232 or any other more advanced French language paper
Schedule C
Arts and Music
Eligibility
Suitable for students with some knowledge of French, typically those who have studied up to NCEA Level 1 in secondary school, or who recently passed FREN 131 or FREN 105.
Contact
languages@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Lecturer: Dr Christiane Leurquin
Paper Structure
In FREN 132, you will develop listening, speaking, reading and writing skills for communicating in French about work, leisure and travel. You will also be introduced to French and other francophone cultures. The class meets for four hours a week, and smaller groups meet for an oral class once a week.
Textbooks
To be advised.
Course outline
View the course outline for FREN 132
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
Demonstrate beginner communicative competence in reading, writing, speaking and listening in French, in particular:
  • Can understand sentences and frequently used expressions related to areas of most immediate relevance
  • Can communicate in simple and routine tasks requiring a simple and direct exchange of information on familiar and routine matters
  • Can describe in simple terms aspects of his/her background, immediate environment and matters in areas of immediate need (level A2 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages, or CEFR)

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Timetable

Second Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
L1 Monday 15:00-15:50 28-34, 36-41
Tuesday 15:00-15:50 28-34, 36-41
Wednesday 12:00-12:50 28-34, 36-41

Oral Class

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend one stream from
A2 Thursday 11:00-11:50 29-34, 36-40
A3 Thursday 14:00-14:50 29-34, 36-40

Tutorial

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend one stream from
T1 Wednesday 14:00-14:50 29-34, 36-41
T2 Wednesday 15:00-15:50 29-34, 36-41
T3 Wednesday 16:00-16:50 29-34, 36-41

An advanced-beginner-level communicative paper for students with some previous knowledge of French.

This paper engages students to further their knowledge of the basic vocabulary and structures of French. The teaching methodology is student centered, with the lecturer acting as facilitator, and the ultimate goal of this paper is to make the students independent users of French.

Note: This paper is also taught in Summer School in 2018.

Paper title Introductory French 2
Paper code FREN132
Subject French
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points
Teaching period Summer School
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2018 have not yet been set
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Prerequisite
FREN 131 or FREN 101 or FREN 105
Restriction
FREN 102 or FREN 232 or any other more advanced French language paper
Schedule C
Arts and Music
Notes
May be offered for Summer School, pending approval.
Teaching Arrangements
The class meets for four hours a week, and smaller groups meet for an oral class once a week.

Note: This paper is also taught in Summer School in 2018, meeting for two hours, five times a week.
Eligibility
Suitable for students with some knowledge of French, typically those who have studied up to NCEA Level 1 in secondary school or who recently passed FREN 131 or FREN 105.
Contact
languages@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Lecturer: Dr Christiane Leurquin
Paper Structure
In FREN 132, you will develop listening, speaking, reading and writing skills for communicating in French about work, leisure and travel. You will also be introduced to French and other francophone cultures.
Textbooks
Vis-à-vis, Amon, Muyskens, Omaggio Hadley, ed. McGraw-hill, 6th edition.
Course outline
View the course outline for FREN 132
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
Demonstrate beginner communicative competence in reading, writing, speaking and listening in French, in particular:
  • Can understand sentences and frequently used expressions related to areas of most immediate relevance
  • Can communicate in simple and routine tasks requiring a simple and direct exchange of information on familiar and routine matters
  • Can describe in simple terms aspects of their background, immediate environment and matters in areas of immediate need (level A2 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages, or CEFR)

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Timetable

Summer School

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
A1 Monday 10:00-11:50 2-7
Tuesday 10:00-11:50 2-7
Wednesday 10:00-11:50 2-7
Thursday 10:00-11:50 2-7
Friday 10:00-11:50 2-7