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About Study Course

Department: Language Centre
Credit points / ECTS:9 / 13.5
Course supervisor:Aleksandrs Timofejevs
Study type:Full time
Course level:Bachelor
Target audience:Business Management; Political Science; Marketing and Advertising
Language:Latvian
Branch of science:Linguistics

Objective

Ensure that having completed the course, students are able to use French for communication in daily life and work-related situations in accordance with the description of skills corresponding to levels A1/A2 of the “Common European Framework of Reference for Languages: Learning, Teaching, Assessment”.

Prerequisites

Without preliminary knowledge.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge

On completion of the study course, students will be able to:
• know and use minimum vocabulary in French in everyday situations;
• know the word order in narrative sentences and questions;
• be able to differentiate between present, past and future activities;
• be able to recognise the most often used language structures in French.

Skills

On completion of the study course, students will be able to:
• find the needed information in the text and use the most often used phrases to start and maintain a conversation and to exchange information;
• understand simple texts about everyday topics, letters, invitations, dialogues, announcements at the airport or at the station, weather forecasts, etc.;
• provide basic information about themselves, their relatives, living conditions and studies;
• write an informal letter;
• use the acquired language structures in everyday communication.

Competence

Upon successful completion of the course, the students will be able to use lexical phrases and language structures they have learned in everyday communication.

Study course planning

Planning period:Year 2020, Autumn semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
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International Business and Sustainable Economy, SBIE3Bachelor’sLimited choiceAleksandrs Timofejevs
International Business and Sustainable Economy, SBIE5Bachelor’sLimited choiceAleksandrs Timofejevs
International Marketing and Advertising, MR3Bachelor’sLimited choiceAleksandrs Timofejevs
International Marketing and Advertising, MR5Bachelor’sLimited choiceAleksandrs Timofejevs
International Relations - European Studies, SE3Bachelor’sLimited choiceAleksandrs Timofejevs
International Relations - European Studies, SE5Bachelor’sLimited choiceAleksandrs Timofejevs
Startup Entrepreneurship, SUV3Bachelor’sLimited choiceAleksandrs Timofejevs
Startup Entrepreneurship, SUV5Bachelor’sLimited choiceAleksandrs Timofejevs
Planning period:Year 2021, Spring semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
Politics and Political Communication, PPK4Bachelor’sLimited choiceAleksandrs Timofejevs
International Business and Sustainable Economy, SBIE4Bachelor’sLimited choiceAleksandrs Timofejevs
International Marketing and Advertising, MR4Bachelor’sLimited choiceAleksandrs Timofejevs
International Relations - European Studies, SE4Bachelor’sLimited choiceAleksandrs Timofejevs
Startup Entrepreneurship, SUV4Bachelor’sLimited choice