French B1.1
Course code
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Course title in Estonian
Prantsuse keel B1.1
Course title in English
French B1.1
ECTS credits
approximate amount of contact lessons
Teaching semester
Assessment form
lecturer of 2019/2020  Autumn semester
Ülo Siirak (prantsuse keel) tavaline kursus
lecturer of 2019/2020  Spring semester
lecturer not assigned
Course aims
To develop prerequisites for the acquisition of oral and written language skills in French at B1 level (Threshold) according to ELP (the European Language Portfolio). The course is designed to target the students whose command of French equals to A2 level (Waystage) according to ELP.
Brief description of the course
The course enables students to gain the following competences: ability to talk on everyday topics, skills of retelling, listening to and writing simpler texts, ability to form and answer questions, ability to justify one’s opinions understandably, awareness of grammar (present, past, future tenses) in order to express one’s viewpoints, listening comprehension to extract relevant information.
Independent work
Individual work involves fulfilling home assignments, homereading, work with dictionaries, preparation for individual and group presentations both in oral and written form.
Learning outcomes in the course
In-depth knowledge about phonetics, vocabulary, morphology and syntax;
Ability to exploit the acquired knowledge in written and oral language;
Assessment methods
Lektor Ülo Siirak, lektor Kristiina Rebane
Study literature
Le Nouveau Sans FrontièresII; Grammaire progressive du francais, niveau intermédiaire.