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Fall 2022  ›  Bachelor of Science in International Business Administration  ›  1st Semester  ›  Language and Intercultural Competence

French I, Group 1

Course Code:
Abdesslem Aboub
Course Type:
Language Courses
Week Hours:
Fall 2022
(Please note that exchange students obtain a higher number of credits in the BSc-program at WHU than listed here. For further information please contact directly the International Relations Office.)
Topics : 1) "French people", 3) "Francophonie", 3) "The French language"
Grammar (as required)
The following skills will be developed:
  • should be able to understand the most important content of texts concerning both concrete and abstract topics, and to understand technical discussions from their own field of activity.
  • should be able to speak at a fairly uniform pace. Even if there are some hesitancies when searching for a structure or an item of vocabulary, there are no noticeably long pauses.
  • should be able to initiate conversation, can lead the conversation when appropriate and can finish the discussion.
  • in situations which are familiar to them, should be able contribute constructively to the conversation/discussion by acknowledging understanding and encouraging others to speak.
  • should be aware of cultural issues and events in France.
Friday, 09/09/2022
08:00 AM till 10:15 AM
Friday, 16/09/2022
08:00 AM till 10:15 AM
Friday, 23/09/2022
08:00 AM till 10:15 AM
Friday, 30/09/2022
08:00 AM till 10:15 AM
Friday, 07/10/2022
08:00 AM till 10:15 AM
Friday, 14/10/2022
08:00 AM till 10:15 AM
Friday, 21/10/2022
08:00 AM till 10:15 AM
Friday, 11/11/2022
08:00 AM till 10:15 AM
Friday, 18/11/2022
08:00 AM till 10:15 AM
Friday, 25/11/2022
08:00 AM till 10:15 AM
Friday, 02/12/2022
08:00 AM till 10:15 AM
Friday, 09/12/2022
08:00 AM till 10:15 AM
Newspapers and extracts from various forms of media

Secondary literature:
Written examination (40%), oral presentation (40%), oral participation in class, homework, and attendance (20%)
Level B1 CEFR