FRENCH VI
Code: 31024
ECTS: 6
Departament: Department of Humanities
Field of Study: Language
Keywords:
    1. French Language
    2. French
Teacher:
Isabelle Simões Marques
E-mail: isabelle.marques@uab.pt

Course Description:
This course unit promotes French language knowledge improvement, through discovery and analysis of documents - authentic or others - related to contemporary French society and European countries.


Competences:
The course unit French VI corresponds to part of the competences of level C1 defined by the Council of Europe in the Common European Framework of Reference.
Students are expected to be able of analysing a text, as well as understanding its structure and writing comments respecting the textual organisation and argumentation principles. They must equally be able of writing summaries, reports and notes as well as presenting an issue both in writing and verbally.


Contents:
Expressing opinions and feelings, relating an event, writing a short article, a protest letter, commenting current issues. Communication competence will be practised in the following thematic areas: social changes, cultural events, literature, hobbies.


Bibliography:
COURTILLON, Janine e GUYOT-CLÉMENT, Christine, Campus 4, Méthode de Français, Paris, CLE International, 2005. ISBN-13: 978-2090333145.
FRÉROT, Jean-Louis; Michèle Boularès, Grammaire Progressive du Français, Niveau Avancé, avec 400 exercices, corrigés inclus - CLE Internacional e Porto Editora, 2002. ISBN: 9782090338621
REY-DEBOVE, Josette; Alain Rey; Sophie Chantreau, Le Nouveau Petit Robert : Dictionnaire alphabétique et analogique de la langue française, Paris, Editions le Robert, 2010. (Trésor de la Langue Française informatisé : http://atilf.atilf.fr/tlf.htm )


Format:
E-learning.


Workload (hours): 156
Contact Hours: 15

Assessment:
Continuous assessment is mandatory: 2 digital written documents (e-folios) during the semester (40%) and a presence-based final exam (p-folio) in the end of the semester (60%).


Comments:
Students are recommended to have attended to French I, II, III, IV and V.


Language(s) of Instruction: Portuguese.

Contact for virtual mobility students: Communication and International Relations Office – gcri@uab.pt