10 French 1 (Table A) 4 lessons per week for the whole year

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Helen Selaries


At least 50 Academic Graduation Points in Year 9 French (9FR1)
OR HoF approval

The students will learn how to understand, speak, read and write French as it applies to:

  • Plans and Celebrations
  • Clothing
  • Food
  • School
  • Daily Activities
  • Travel
  • Getting around Town
  • Shopping
  • Weather


Tests and examinations

Approximate equal value will be given to the four skills of listening, speaking, reading and writing.

French is a Romance Language (i.e. derived from Latin).  The study of French develops overall communication and literacy skills.


Year 10 (Table A) Language full year options - 4 lessons per week for the whole year, Languages


11 French 1

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

*10FR1* - Supplementary costs: Approx $35
Cost includes annual subscription to Education Perfect and a workbook.

Please note: Education Perfect is an interactive vocabulary website based on NCEA requirements, which is an excellent resource for vocabulary learning.