Short Title:French
Full Title:French
Module Code:FREN H4015
 
Credits: 5
Field of Study:Political Science and civics
Module Delivered in 1 programme(s)
Reviewed By:Angela Feeney
Module Author:Angela Feeney
Module Description:Advanced French language skills for the student of international business preparing to enter employment
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
LO1 Converse confidently in 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 Read and analyse advanced passages of French in a variety of registers and contexts.
LO5 Present business case study in correct French.
 

Module Content & Assessment

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Oral Examination/Interview n/a 1,2,5 25.00 n/a
Practical/Skills Evaluation n/a 1,2,3,4,5 25.00 n/a
End of Module Formal Examination
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Formal Exam End-of-Semester Final Examination 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 No Description 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 No Description 2.00 Every Week 2.00
Independent Learning No Description 7.00 Every Week 7.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 9.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 2.00
 

Module Resources

Required Book Resources
  • http://www.lemonde.fr
  • http://www.lefigaro.fr
  • French-English Dictionary, Latest Edition, Collins
Recommended Book Resources
  • Garnier,M., and Picard,J., The French Experience II, Most recent edition Ed., BBC Books London
  • Girardet, J., et al. Gridlig J., Panorama 2 Cle, Most recent edition Ed., International
  • Batchelor & Chebli-Saadi, French for Marketing, Most recent edition Ed., Cambridge
  • French Pronunciation Tutor, n/a
  • Authentik, n/a, Authentik Publications Dublin
This module does not have any article/paper resources
This module does not have any other resources
 

Module Delivered in

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
TA_KACOI_B Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Computing with Language (French/ German/ Spanish) 8 Optional