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FR3002 French Language 2

SCOTCAT credits:15
Academic year(s):2017/8
SCQF Level 9
Planned timetable:11.00 am, 12.00 noon, 2.00 pm or 3.00 pm Mon

Building on FR3001, the module aims to complete foundational training at Honours level, taking in written and aural comprehension skills, analytical résumé writing, oral and written fluency, and translation from English to French. It is intended as the basic practical language unit for all categories of student and may be a specific prerequisite for FR4105. This module may be replaced by Junior Honours second semester abroad at a partner institution. It may not be omitted for any other reason.

Place in programme(s) and relationship to other modules


Compulsory for French, French with Linguistics, Biology with French, Chemistry with French, Chemistry with French and External Placement. Compulsory except for those abroad on an agreed exchange programme in second semester of Junior Honours.

UG Pre-requisite(s):FR3001
UG Modules required for:FR4105

Learning and teaching methods and delivery

Weekly contact:2 hours and 1 surgery hour.
Total module hours:
  • Scheduled learning: 33
  • Guided independent study: 117

Assessment pattern

UG As defined by QAA:
  • Written examinations: 60%
  • Practical examinations: 20%
  • Coursework: 20%
UG As used by St Andrews:2-hour Written Examination = 60%, Coursework = 40%
UG Re-assessment:3-hour Written Examination = 100%


Module coordinator:Dr G Bowd
Module teaching staff: