Short Title:French 3
Full Title:French 3
Module Code:FREN H2019
 
Credits: 5
NFQ Level:6
Field of Study:Management and administration
Module Delivered in 1 programme(s)
Reviewed By:Angela Feeney
Module Author:Angela Feeney
Module Description:This module aims to consolidate and develop the students’ skills and knowledge of the target language in written, spoken and aural forms. The students will also be exposed to aspects of culture and society in the country/countries where the target language is spoken.
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
LO1 Converse and initiate conversation in the target language.
LO2 Read and understand selected business texts in the target language.
LO3 Comprehend a range of audio and video materials in the target language.
LO4 Describe aspects of the business culture and society in the country/countries where the target language is spoken.
Pre-requisite learning
Co-requisite Modules
No Co-requisite modules listed
 

Module Content & Assessment

Content (The percentage workload breakdown is inidcative and subject to change) %
Functional language
Focus on exposure to, and practice of, general and business language functions in spoken written and aural forms
50.00%
Grammar and Pronunciation
Grammatical structures necessary for the production of the target language. Practice of pronunciation.
30.00%
Aspects of culture and society
Contemporary issues, domestic products, companies
20.00%
Assessment Breakdown%
Course Work50.00%
End of Module Formal Examination50.00%
Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Continuous Assessment Learning outcomes will be assessed using a variety of methods, including language laboratory work and in-class tests. The language laboratory work will test the students’ aural understanding of the target language. The in-class tests will assess aspects of grammar and general and business language functions. 1,2,3,4 50.00 n/a
End of Module Formal Examination
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Formal Exam End-of-Semester Final Examination 1,2,3,4 50.00 End-of-Semester
Reassessment Requirement
Repeat examination
Reassessment of this module will consist of a repeat examination. It is possible that there will also be a requirement to be reassessed in a coursework element.

IT Tallaght 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 Class Based Instruction 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Independent Learning Reading/Study 6.00 Every Week 6.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 9.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 3.00
Workload: Part Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture Class Based Instruction 2.00 Every Week 2.00
Independent Learning Reading/Study 7.00 Every Week 7.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 9.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 2.00
 

Module Resources

Required Book Resources
  • Anatole Bloomfield, Béatrice Tauzin 2015, Affaires à suivre, Hachette Paris, France
  • Anne Akyüz,et al., Les 500 Exercices de Grammaire, Hachette Paris, France
  • Cherifi, B. Girardeau, 2012, Travailler en français «en entreprise», Editions Didier Paris, France
This module does not have any article/paper resources
Other Resources
 

Module Delivered in

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
TA_KACOI_B Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Computing with Language (French/ German/ Spanish) 3 Elective