French C1.1
Course code
old course code
Course title in Estonian
Prantsuse keel C1.1
Course title in English
French C1.1
ECTS credits
approximate amount of contact lessons
Teaching semester
Assessment form
lecturer of 2019/2020  Autumn semester
Ana Sofia Chermont de Magalhaes (prantsuse keel) tavaline kursus
lecturer of 2019/2020  Spring semester
lecturer not assigned
Course aims
To provide the basis for acquiring competence in written and oral French on level C1 as in Common European Framework of Reference for Language.
Brief description of the course
Grammar: the use of articles, prepositins and pronouns and their analysis.
Oral skills: discussing the contemporary problems in French. The students will independently chose topics and make a presentation; a discussion follows.
Writing skills: the students will write short essays on topics discussed in conversation classes; mistakes will be analysed and corrected in class.
Reading, listening and comprehension: the reading and interpretation of complicated original texts in French; listening of French sound and video recordings.
Individual work: listening, use of dictionaries, reading skills, written expression and feedback.
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
Correct usage of articles, prepositions and pronouns in oral and written expression. Fluent speech. Capacity to write different kinds of texts in grammatically correct French using broad vocabulary and appropriate register. Capacity to understand complex and copious texts and to analyse them from syntactic and semantic aspects. Capacity to follow and retell oral texts in French (for example: dialogues, radio broadcasts, TV news ets).
Assessment methods
Õpetaja Ana Sofia Chermont
Study literature
Hanse 1994 Nouveau dictionnaire des difficultés du français moderne; Wilmet, M. Grammaire critique du français Sciences humaines, LeMonde, Figaro, etc. French press; Grevisse-Goosse 1989 Nouvelle grammaire française.