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FREN335 Advanced French 3

An extension of the communicative approach seeking to develop linguistic skills appropriate to students’ future career and social needs.

Paper title Advanced French 3
Paper code FREN335
Subject French
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points
Teaching period First Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $779.70
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $3,307.50

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Prerequisite
One of FREN 334, FREN 221, FREN 311, FREN 331
Restriction
FREN 321 OR FREN 332 or FREN 336
Schedule C
Arts and Music
Notes
A short interview or placement test will be held during Course Approval in order to place students in the paper appropriate to their knowledge of the language.

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Timetable

First Semester

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

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An extension of the communicative approach seeking to develop linguistic skills appropriate to students’ future career and social needs.

Are you willing to develop your linguistic skills in French to a high level of communication? This advanced French language paper will certainly boost your future career and social needs.

Paper title Advanced French 3
Paper code FREN335
Subject French
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points
Teaching period First 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
One of FREN 334, FREN 221, FREN 311, FREN 331
Restriction
FREN 321, FREN 332, FREN 336
Schedule C
Arts and Music
Teaching staff
Convenor: Dr Constantin Grigorut
More information link
View further information on FREN 335
Paper Structure
Switching through imitation and adaptation from original to pastiche and parody, students will "rewrite" source French texts of their choice analysing the core linguistic and stylistic complexity of their rewritings. Weekly oral classes and tutorials with a French native speaker will complement this advanced level text-based work.
Textbooks
Recommended:Le Petit Robert (any edition).
Le nouveau Bescherelle: l'art de conjuger (any edition).
Bescherelle: French verbs (any edition).
Maurice Grevisse. Le Bon Usage (any edition).
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Communication, cultural understanding, self-motivation. View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
FREN 335 aims to develop:
  • A high level of writing skills in French, through pastiche and parody exercises
  • A high level of oral communication skills useful not only in everyday situations but also in a more specific (cultural or scientific) environment
  • A high level of self-motivation through major written projects in French
Eligibility
Suitable for students with good French language skills.
Contact
languages@otago.ac.nz

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Timetable

First Semester

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

Lecture

Weeks: 9-14,16-22 Wed : 09:00-09:50
Weeks: 9-13,16-22 Fri : 12:00-12:50
Weeks: 9-14,16-17,19-22 Mon : 14:00-14:50

Oral Class

Weeks: 10-14,16-20 Tues : 10:00-10:50
or Thurs : 09:00-09:50