French Language Course

Vision of the course:

The aim of the certificate course is to enable students to develop elementary proficiency in oral expression, listening comprehension, reading, writing, and cultural understanding in French on topics related to daily activities and personal environment. Emphasis will be placed on the acquisition of oral skills, but attention will also be given to written skills. Students will acquire basic grammatical and lexical knowledge for common use. At the end of the course, they are expected to have developed the ability to communicate in the most predictable and common situations using high-frequency words, expressions, and phrases.

Course outline:

Focus Area:   Basic French (Listening, Speaking, Reading & Writing)

Duration: 03 months

Per class: 1.5 hours

Number of Classes: 24

No. of tests: 02

Evaluation Process:

Skill based performance evaluation

Weight of points: 100

  •  Introduction: 10
  • Presentation: 10
  •  Vocabulary: 40
  •  Daily life conversation: 10
  •  Creative conversation: 10
  • French Writing Ability: 20

Course Content:

  1. Learning- French basic alphabets and numeric’s
  2. Fundamental vocabulary
  3. Salutation
  4. Numerical counting
  5. Learning upon various directions, locations, likings, colours, choices, food etc.
  6. Findings & Queries upon various daily life issues i.e. haggling with shop kippers /customers
  7. Respond upon multimedia presentation and recordings.
  8. Debate on social or any other familiar issues
  9. Class presentation upon personal experiences
  10. Case study on any TOURISTS SPOTS