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Builds on the competency achieved by students in HEF315, providing further training in selected topics in French grammar and in translation.

Summary 2021

Unit name French Language 3B
Unit code HEF316
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Humanities
Discipline Global Cultures and Languages

Dr Anthony Page

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: Quizzes x 2 (30%)

Task 2: Speaking test (10%)

Task 3: Listening test (10%)

Task 4: Written exam (50%)

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