Course GFR2A8

French: Written Language Proficiency I

7.5 Credits
First Cycle

Starts week 3, 2021

The course aims to develop the ability to communicate in writing in French.
On completion of the course, students shall be able to:

  • describe and apply the most common grammatical terms in various forms of linguistic analysis
  • apply basic French grammar in their own text production such as writing writing simple texts or summarizing a newspaper article in good French
  • use a basic vocabulary in French
  • demonstrate basic awareness of, and apply knowledge of, the structure of the French language
  • demonstrate independence in their studies and reflect on their own learning.

If the course is read with a contrastive focus, it is also included to be able to:

  • translate short texts, eg. a newspaper article from Swedish into French.
Starts and ends:
wk3, 2021 - wk22, 2021
Study Rate:
Flexible (Falun)
Time of Day:
Teaching form:
French, can be given in Swedish
Entry Qualifications:
  • General entrance requirements (no knowledge of Swedish is required) + French B, English B Or:French 3, English 6 from Swedish upper secondary school, or equivalent knowledge
Application Code:
Main field of study:
Online Education
Compulsory meetings:
0 physical
1 online
Computer Skills:

Surf on the Internet, read and send emails, use a word-processing programme (e.g. Word). Plug in peripherals to your computer, install programmes and adapt installations for your computer.

Computer Capacity:

Access to a computer (Not a mini pc, tablet or similar) that is not older than two years (or equivalent) and broadband connection, at least 2 Mbit/s (not mobile broadband, because mobile broadband can vary considerably in speed).

Means of Education:

Higher rate of web-based communication where our learning platform (Learn) is a natural element of the course. Web-based meetings with sound and image where simple presentations can be held. Lectures can be broadcast live or can alternatively be made available afterwards online.

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