French Language (Single Hons European Languages: Minor Language)
Semester 1 (Taught over 2 semesters)
(Normally) Eligibility for entry to Level 3 French.
Only available to Single Honours European Languages students.
- Dr Marianne Ailes (Senior Lecturer - University of Bristol)
- Dr Richard E O Waltereit (Reader - Newcastle University)
||Delivery length / details
||11 x 1 Hour Translations
||11 x 1 Hour Grammar
||15 x 1 Hour Grammar
||10 x 1 Hour Translations
||Assessment length / details
||10 pieces of written work over the course of the year (eight assignments to be completed at home and two in-class (one per semester))
2 hour written examination.
Students who successfully complete the module should be able to comprehend and translate accurately from a variety of registers in French.
This module forms part of the core Level 3 programme in European Languages (French Minor) and is one of the three written language courses taken in that year. It aims to deepen students' understanding of French as a written language, and emphasises translation from and into French, paying attention in particular to accurate and idiomatic use of language. Students who successfully complete the module should feel that they have a sound awareness of the workings of French grammar, and that they can translate competently and accurately from French into English.
This module is at CQFW Level 6