French Language and Society 4 (proficiency)
This information is for the 2013/14 session.
Mr Christophe Millart CMK. C803
Available as an outside option to all undergraduate and General Course students. Students can take this course in any year of their studies following approval from the teacher responsible and subject to their own programme regulations.
Students must have completed French Language and Society 3 (advanced) (LN130).
An interview with CHRISTOPHE MILLART OR FLORENCE NICLOT prior to registration is compulsory.
- Further advanced (up to proficiency) study of French language within the framework of social sciences and culture.
- dynamic and communicative way the course develops all four language skills (i.e. speaking, listening, reading and writing) through individual and group work, topical discussions, authentic and studio-based multi-media materials.
- The focus is on accuracy as well as communication that advance students’ language competence, transferable skills and cultural awareness.
10 hours of lectures and 18 hours of classes in the MT. 10 hours of lectures and 21 hours of classes in the LT. 5 hours of lectures and 10 hours of classes in the ST.
Three hours per week, which will feature: (a) Lectures; (b) Oral Classes; (c) Workshops; (d) Tutorials; and (e) Guided study using Language Showroom, IT and web-based material including a virtual learning environment supported by Moodle.
Students are encouraged to make full use of the resources of French books in the Library as well as reference books. Students are also strongly advised to use the French language resources available on the World Wide Web.
Exam (60%, duration: 3 hours) in the main exam period.
Oral examination (20%) in the LT.
Continuous assessment (20%) in the MT and LT.
Student performance results
(2010/11 - 2012/13 combined)
|Classification||% of students|
Department: Language Studies
Total students 2012/13: 10
Average class size 2012/13: 3
Value: One Unit
- Team working
- Problem solving
- Application of information skills