Course: French B11

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Course title French B11
Course code UJP/FB11
Organizational form of instruction Lesson
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction French
Status of course unspecified
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Kocourková Pavla, Mgr.
Course content
Week 2 Places of interest and their history. Passé simple: forms and use. Week 3 Speaking about events that happened before another action in the past - le plus-que-parfait. Week 4 Le passé simple, le passé antérieur, le plus-que-parfait: use and exercises. Week 5 Tense shift. Week 6 Progress test. Saint-Rémy-de-Provence ? test analysis. Tourist guide. Civilisation: historical films, vocabulary, text analysis. Week 7 Past conjunctive: forms and use. Expressing regret, reproach and conditions. Week 8 Expressing feelings. Week 9 Explaining. Expressing hope and disappointment. Week 10 Asking for information in writing. Letters. Music and lyrics ? working with francophone songs. Week 11 Revision. Week 12 Final test. Week 13 Correcting final test.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Collaborative instruction, Multimedia supported teaching, Skills demonstration, Individual study, Students' self-study, Practicum
  • Contact hours - 26 hours per semester
  • Preparation for formative assessments (2-20) - 10 hours per semester
  • Preparation for comprehensive test (10-40) - 18 hours per semester
professional knowledge
Students can: - use constructions for expressing passive, time expressions and relative pronouns reasonably well; - tell mysterious stories and express their opinion on what is behind the mystery; - understand negative news; - comment on issues related to everyday life in oral and wtitten way; - understand more complicated texts related to familiar subjects, e.g. visual arts.
learning outcomes
Students can: - express events that happened before another action in the past; - understand more complicated texts in passé simple; - express feelings, regret, reproach and hypothesis; - describe their favourite place and its history; - understand descriptions of particular places in a tourist guide; - use grammatical structures for expressing indirect speech in the past reasonably well; - understand longes personal letters; - express hope or dissapointment.
teaching methods
Multimedia supported teaching
Skills demonstration
Collaborative instruction
Students' self-study
Individual study
assessment methods
Skills demonstration during practicum
Continuous assessment
Recommended literature
  • Baylon, Ch.; Campa, A.; Mestreit, C.; Murillo, J.; Tost, M. Forum 1 (Livre de l´éleve, cahier d´exercices). Hachette, 2000.
  • Girardet, J. ; Pécheur, J. Écho 2 - cahier personnel d´apprentissage. Paris: CLE international, 2008.
  • Girardet, J. ; Pécheur, J. Écho 2 - méthode de français. Paris: CLE international, 2008.
  • Grégoire, M.; Thievenaz, O. Grammaire progressive du français - niveau intermédiaire. Paris. CLE international, 2003.
  • Miquel, C. Vocabulaire progressif du français - niveau débutant. Paris: CLE international, 2001.

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