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FR2201 Second Level French Language (1)

SCOTCAT credits:10
Academic year(s):2017/8
SCQF Level 8
Planned timetable:To be arranged.

This module has been designed to consolidate and extend the analytical and linguistic skills you have acquired at First level. You will understand better how the language works, how it is used and how to analyse it. You will also develop your skills in spoken, aural and written French for a variety of academic and communication purposes and in different cultural contexts. This will prepare you directly for the linguistic requirements of the year abroad as well as the analytical skills required at honours level.

Place in programme(s) and relationship to other modules


Compulsory for all degrees including French

UG Pre-requisite(s):FR1002
UG Anti-requisite(s):FR2021, FR2022, FR2031, FR2032
UG Modules required for:FR2202

Learning and teaching methods and delivery

Weekly contact:2 hours of seminars ( x 10 weeks) and 1 surgery hour.
Total module hours:
  • Scheduled learning: 20
  • Guided independent study: 80

Assessment pattern

UG As defined by QAA:
  • Written examinations: 60%
  • Practical examinations: 0%
  • Coursework: 40%
UG As used by St Andrews:1.5-hour Written Examination = 60%, Coursework = 40%
UG Re-assessment:1.5-hour Written Examination = 100%


Module coordinator:Ms O Rimbert
Module teaching staff:Team taught