Study-Unit Description

Study-Unit Description


TITLE Synoptique 2: linguistique, didactique et traduction/ Synoptic 2: Linguistics, Didactics and Translation

LEVEL 03 - Years 2, 3, 4 in Modular Undergraduate Course



DESCRIPTION The study-unit is a synoptic: it will prepare students to have a holistic understanding of French language related topics.

Study-Unit Aims:

The aim of this synoptic study-unit is to test the students’ knowledge of linguistics, traductology, didactics and French language in general.

Learning Outcomes:

1. Knowledge & Understanding:

By the end of the study-unit the student will be able to:

- Considered linguistics and language related disciplines as a continuum without splitting it into fragmented components;
- View a language as a scientific tool which enables him to solve any problem pertaining to one or more of its components.

2. Skills:

By the end of the study-unit the student will be able to:

- Use skills in French phonetics, in general linguistics, in didactics and in translatology.

ADDITIONAL NOTES Pre-requisite Qualifications: Grade C or better at A Level in French

STUDY-UNIT TYPE Synoptic Study-Unit

Assessment Component/s Assessment Due Resit Availability Weighting
Oral Examination (15 Minutes) SEM2 No 10%
Examination (3 Hours) SEM2 Yes 90%

LECTURER/S Marilyn Mallia (Co-ord.)

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