Short Title:French
Full Title:French
Module Code:FREN H40171
Credits: 5
Field of Study:Political Science and civics
Module Delivered in no programmes
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Module Description:The aim of this module is to bring the student to a level where he / she can understand with ease the spoken and written language and to express himself/herself confidently
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
LO1 Converse confidently on a wide range of topics in French
LO2 Participate actively in debates and discussions in French at an advanced level
LO3 Translate a variety of texts of different styles
LO4 Write and reflect in French at an advanced level

Module Content & Assessment

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Reflective Journal Online Reflection in French 4 15.00 Ongoing
Oral Examination/Interview Individual oral examination in French 1,2 20.00 Week 11
Continuous Assessment In-class translation 3 15.00 Week 7
End of Module Formal Examination
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Formal Exam End-of-Semester Final Examination 3,4 50.00 End-of-Semester

TU Dublin – Tallaght Campus reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment


Module Workload

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture No Description 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Independent Learning Reading, personal research and practical work 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 6.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 3.00
This module has no Part Time workload.

Module Resources

Required Book Resources
  • Beaudoin, Martin & Ollivier, Jacqueline 2011, Grammaire francaise, Heinle [ISBN: 9781133605805]
Recommended Book Resources
  • Collins 2010, Collins French Dictionary and Grammar, Collins [ISBN: 9780007323159]
  • Maia Gregoire, Odile Thievenaz, 1995, Grammaire Progressive Du Francais, Cle International [ISBN: 9782090338485]
This module does not have any article/paper resources
Other Resources