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KK-RAN209 Vieille école – French the Traditional Way (CEFR A2), 2 cr 
Code KK-RAN209  Validity 01.01.2020 -
Name Vieille école – French the Traditional Way (CEFR A2)  Abbreviation Vieille école – 
Scope2 cr   
TypeLanguage studies
    Can be taken more than onceno
Unit Language Centre 

Target group 

Students of all faculties, students with a JOO flexible study right
The course is suited, for example, to students refreshing their French, and can be completed, for example, before Intermediate French 3.


Learning outcomes 

After completing the course, students will have reviewed their previously acquired basic grammatical knowledge and expanded their vocabulary.

Completion methods 

The course includes 14 hours of contact teaching and 40 hours of independent study.


Starting level CEFR A2 (PDF).

Short syllabus for French in Finnish upper secondary education or corresponding skills (Intermediate French 2 at the Language Centre).

If you are unsure of your skill level, you can take an automated placement test: Before registration, you can also, for example, familiarise yourself with the course materials to compare them with your personal skill level or contact the course teacher or teacher tutor during their office hours, or Student Services at the Language Centre.



The course includes seven contact teaching sessions held in a lecture room. Each session has a different topic related to vocabulary and grammar, discussed through the following exercises:

  • Dictations
  • Grammar exercises
  • Vocabulary exercises
  • Writing
Study materials and literature 

Material compiled by the teacher.

Assessment practices and criteria 

Continuous assessment, regular attendance in contact teaching (75%) and completion of course assignments.


Current and future instruction
Functions Name Type cr Teacher Schedule
Vieille école – French the Traditional Way (CEFR A2), intensive period  Course  Frederic Nozais  10.05.21 -31.05.21

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