In the Preliminary course, students will begin to develop their knowledge and understanding of French. During this course students will acquire some knowledge of the French language through topics such as Social Interaction and Personal Identification, and through the integrated use of the four skills: listening, speaking, reading and writing.
In the HSC course, students will continue to develop their knowledge and understanding of French through the four skills: listening, speaking, reading and writing. All topics listed in the syllabus must be studied for the HSC. Topics studied for the Preliminary course will be studied in greater depth for the HSC course.
Main Topics Covered:
Family Life, Home and Neighbourhood.
Friends, Recreation and Pastimes.
People, Places and Communities.
Education and Work.
Holidays, Travel and Tourism.
Future Plans and Aspirations.