NCEA Level 2 French

12FRE
Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs A. March

Prerequisite: 14 Credits in 11FRE.

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 12 course teaches how to communicate about future plans, give and respond to advice and suggestions, approval and disapproval, agreement and disagreement, and information and opinions while giving reasons. Students also learn to read about and recount events in the past. 

Topics include personal relationships, the Francophone world, health, technology, work and future plans.




Pathway

NCEA Level 3 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 2 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. 91118 v3 French 2.1 - Demonstrate understanding of a variety of spoken French texts on familiar matters
2
E
5
A.S. 91119 v2 French 2.3 - Interact using spoken French to share information and justify ideas and opinions in different situations
2
I
5
A.S. 91120 v2 French 2.2 - Give a spoken presentation in French that communicates information, ideas and opinions
2
I
4
A.S. 91121 v3 French 2.4 - Demonstrate understanding of a variety of written and/or visual French text(s) on familiar matters
2
E
5
A.S. 91122 v2 French 2.5 - Write a variety of text types in French to convey information, ideas, and opinions in genuine contexts
2
I
5
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 24 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.

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