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FREN233 French for Professional Purposes

A practical language paper focusing on professional situations (business, law, commerce).

Paper title French for Professional Purposes
Paper code FREN233
Subject French
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points
Teaching period Second Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $779.70
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $3,307.50

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Prerequisite
FREN 232 or FREN 111
Restriction
FREN 231
Schedule C
Arts and Music

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Timetable

Second Semester

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

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A practical language paper focusing on professional situations (business, law, commerce).

Do you want to develop your competence in French with an emphasis on practical, real-life situations? FREN 233 will consolidate your grammar and vocabulary and enhance your all-round functionality (listening, speaking, reading and writing) in French, a major world language.

Paper title French for Professional Purposes
Paper code FREN233
Subject French
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points
Teaching period Second Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2015 have not yet been set
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Prerequisite
FREN 232 or FREN 111
Restriction
FREN 231
Schedule C
Arts and Music
Teaching staff
Convenor: PC French
More information link
View further information about FREN 233
Paper Structure
The grammar content of the paper includes the subjunctive, demonstrative adjectives and pronouns, possessive adjectives and pronouns, interrogative adjectives and pronouns, the present participle. Course materials provide cultural content and context. Clips from recent French films are incorporated into the course. There are three languages classes a week, and an oral class which has a focus on practical situations such as job interviews and presentations.
Textbooks
A set of Course Materials is available for purchase from UniPrint or downloadable from Blackboard.The "French Grammar" handbook is recommended and may be purchased from UniPrint or borrowed from the Library.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Communication, cultural understanding, global perspective, self-motivation, lifelong learning. View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete FREN 233 will have enhanced functionality and communicative ability in French (listening, speaking, reading and writing) at a solid B1 on the CEFR. They will also have a richer awareness and appreciation of French culture.
Eligibility
FREN 233 is the follow-on paper for students who have passed FREN 232 or who have an appropriate level of French.
Contact
languages@otago.ac.nz

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Timetable

Second Semester

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

Lecture

Weeks: 28-34,36-41 Tues : 10:00-10:50
Wed, Fri : 11:00-11:50

Oral Class

Weeks: 29-34,36-39 Tues : 12:00-12:50
or Tues : 14:00-14:50
or Thurs : 10:00-10:50
or Thurs : 12:00-12:50