FRE226H1: Tools and Strategies for Learners of French

Hours: 
36L/12T

This course provides learners with an understanding of how one best acquires French as a second or third language including tools and strategies that allow for effective, autonomous learning. Students will first learn about the types of knowledge and sub-skills that must be acquired to master French including vocabulary and grammar as well as the four main competences (reading, writing, listening, and speaking). They will then receive practical training in the use of online resources including French language corpora and automatic assessment tools.

Prerequisite: 

FSL221Y1 or, upon first FRE/FSL enrolment, equivalent as determined by the French Placement Test.

Exclusion: 

FRE225Y1, any FSL 300+ courses and higher.

Distribution Requirements: 
Humanities
Breadth Requirements: 
Thought, Belief and Behaviour (2)