French Language Department Content
Students learn about greetings, introductions, talking about family, friends, pets, and their life. We also learn about French history and culture, as well as compare French life with New Zealand life.
Building on Year 9 skills, students learn about daily life, towns and cities, food, leisure activities and clothes.
NCEA level 1 allows students to use and expand their knowledge gained in the junior school and continue to learn about life in France and French speaking cultures.
Students delve into the world of French cinema and literature, as well as study a French speaking country in detail. We also look at personal relationships, health issues for teenagers and media and music.
Students study about a region of France in detail and we also look at racism issues, crime and punishment, the creative arts of France, and the world of work.