NCEA Level 1 French

11FRE
Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs A. March

French

Prerequisite: Proven ability in Year 10 French.

Over 80% of the world's population doesn't speak English as a native language.  If you wish to become a global citizen, French is a widely spoken language required for working with international organisations such as the UN, UNESCO, NATO, Medecins sans Frontieres, International Red Cross, WTO etc.

Transferable skills and the many cognitive benefits include: critical, creative thinking and problem solving, proofreading, public speaking, better literacy and listening skills,  mental agility, social confidence, cultural empathy, adaptability, perseverance, and better memory retention.

 The Year 11 course teaches how to communicate in formal situations, give and follow instructions, communicate about problems, solutions, immediate plans, hopes and intentions, past activities, events, habits, feelings  and compare and contrast.

Topics include daily routine, school, one’s own country, health, holidays and leisure. 



Pathway

NCEA Level 2 French

Career possibilities are diverse; education, trade, travel and tourism, medicine and science, publishing and entertainment, the worlds of journalism, finance, jurisprudence, education, government and diplomacy, voluntary and charitable sectors.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Level 1 Renash Booklet $20 (approx.) Education Perfect subscription approximately $20.


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90878 v2 French 1.1 - Demonstrate understanding of a variety of spoken French texts on areas of most immediate relevance
1
E
5
A.S. 90879 v2 French 1.2 - Give a spoken presentation in French that communicates a personal response
1
I
4
A.S. 90881 v2 French 1.4 - Demonstrate understanding of a variety of French texts on areas of most immediate relevance
1
E
5
A.S. 90882 v2 French 1.5 - Write a variety of text types in French on areas of most immediate relevance
1
I
5
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 9 credits.

Disclaimer

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