French Continuers A

LevelStage 1
Learning AreaLanguages
SemesterSemester 1
Pre-requisiteSuccessful completion of French in Years 8-10 and/or a background in speaking French
Additional CostsNone
SACE Credits10

Who is this course for?

Students who are interested in learning about another culture and language, and deepening their intercultural understanding.

Subject entry is to be negotiated with an OAC Languages leader.

This course has a pathway to Stage 1 French Continuers B and Stage 2 French Continuers.

What will I learn?

Students are expected to develop and apply their linguistic and intercultural knowledge, understanding, and skills to:

1. interact with others to exchange information, ideas, opinions, and experiences in French

2. create texts in French to express information, feelings, ideas, and opinions

3. analyse texts that are in French to interpret meaning

4. examine relationships between language, culture, and identity, and reflect on the ways in which culture influences communication.

  • The Individual
  • The French-speaking Communities
  • The Changing World

How will I be assessed?

Students will demonstrate evidence of their learning through the following assessment types:

  • Assessment Type 1: Interaction
  • Assessment Type 2: Text Production
  • Assessment Type 3: Text Analysis
  • Assessment Type 4: Investigation


Successful completion of French in Years 8-10 and/or a background in speaking French


It is recommended that students have their own bilingual hardcopy dictionary.

Last updated: 30 July 2021