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24.2.2020 at 12:00 - 1.3.2020 at 23:59


Students of all faculties, students in the flexible study rights scheme (JOO)

This course can be used, for example, to support beginners’ courses or to review pronunciation rules.

Starting level: No previous studies

After completing the course, students

• Are familiar with the basics of French pronunciation, e.g., can recognise speech sounds and their equivalent in writing
• Will have practised French intonation, stress and rhythm
• Are better acquainted with special characteristics in French, e.g. word-linking rules

Students will acquaint themselves with French pronunciation rules, learn the French alphabet and accent marks, as well as practise stress and intonation. The course contains many oral exercises, such as listening comprehension exercises and drills, as well as dictation. Independently completed online assignments are also part of the course.

The teacher’s own material.

Runsaasti puheharjoituksia pareittain, kuuntelu- ja toistoharjoituksia sekä pieniä saneluita ja äänteiden tunnistamistehtäviä. Lisänä itsenäisiä verkkotehtäviä.

Completion of the course assignments, oral testing in small groups.

Regular participation in the course (minimum attendance: 75%), 14 hours of contact teaching and 12 hours of independent study.

Recommended as a support to students completing French for beginners courses or to review French pronunciation.