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This French language unit will be taught online via our partnership with Macquarie University. To do this please enrol in this unit via UTAS eStudent, and then we will contact you with details about how to access the equivalent unit at Macquarie University.


Builds on the competency achieved by students in HEF216, providing further training in selected topics in French grammar and in translation.

Summary 2021

Unit name French Language 3A
Unit code HEF315
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Humanities
Discipline Global Cultures and Languages

Teaching staff

Level Advanced
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No



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Learning Outcomes

  1. Recognise, analyse and use a wider range of grammatical structures in written and spoken french.
  2. Understand and produce written and spoken french in order to develop convincing and coherent arguments.
  3. Use monolingual and bilingual dictionaries to search for meanings, synonyms and nuances of meaning.
  4. Use complex sentence structures in several tenses for prose writing.
  5. Demonstrate a good understanding of the major themes and materials explored in this unit.






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Teaching Pattern


Task 1: In-class tests x 3 (10% each = 30%)

Task 2: Assignments x 2 (20% each = 40%)

Task 3: Aural test (15%)

Task 4: Oral test (15%)

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