Level 2 French

12FR
Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs A. Kelder

The course continues to develop the skills needed to understand and use every day written and spoken French. The focus is on communication in less familiar contexts.
Students have to be committed to learning vocabulary and language features and to preparing their internal assessments. Cultural studies are an integral component of the course.

At the end of Year 12, five students have the opportunity to go to spend 6 weeks in France in Angoul√™me during the summer break. It is a great opportunity to live an authentic experience (especially Christmas) as well as becoming a confident and fluent French speaker.  As part of the exchange the French students come to visit us in July for six weeks.



Subject Overview

Term 1
revision of Year 11 grammar
youth people and their future
technology

Term 2
French speaking country
film study : Amelie
French History and Arts

Term 3
Jobs
New Zealand/ kiwiana

Term 4
revision for externals NCEA

Pathway

Level 3 French

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$30 for Language Perfect. $20 for the Resource Book. ( both optional)


Recommended Prior Learning

Completion of French in Year 11 or very strong background knowledge.


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91118 v3 French 2.1 - Demonstrate understanding of a variety of spoken French texts on familiar matters
2
E
5
A.S. 91119 v2 French 2.3 - Interact using spoken French to share information and justify ideas and opinions in different situations
2
I
5
A.S. 91120 v2 French 2.2 - Give a spoken presentation in French that communicates information, ideas and opinions
2
I
4
A.S. 91121 v3 French 2.4 - Demonstrate understanding of a variety of written and/or visual French text(s) on familiar matters
2
E
5
A.S. 91122 v2 French 2.5 - Write a variety of text types in French to convey information, ideas, and opinions in genuine contexts
2
I
5
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 24 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.

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