Year 13 French (13FRE)
Teacher in Charge: Ms G. Santosuosso
This is a continuation and development of the Year 12 course and uses various themes of interest to students in order to reinforce language skills and aspects of French life and culture. Depending on the years and the interests of the students, literature may also be studied at this level.
Theme 1: Identity and Culture
• Social issues
Theme 2: Travel and Global dimension
• The environment
• Being ‘green’
• Alternative travelling
Theme 3: The Future
• Young people employment
During the year, students have one exam as practice for the NCEA external standards, as well as working towards the grades of two internal assessments.
An Achieved grade in each achievement standard in NCEA Level 2 French (or a proven ability to Year 12 level).
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
$20 Online vocabulary learning (Education Perfect), $13 Grammar and Translation workbook (used for L1, L2, and L3) if not already acquired.
There may be other small costs relating to cultural events during the year, these are always optional.
Total Credits Available: 21 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 11 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 21
Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.