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Courses offered in French Immersion at Sherwood:

Grade 9

Grade 10

Grade 11

Grade 12

FIF1D1I
FIF1P1I
FIF2D1I
FIF2P1I
FIF3U1I
FIF3O1I
FIF4U1I
FIF4O1I 
MPM1D1I
MFM1P1I
MPM2D1I
MFM2P1I
 

 

SNC1D1I
SNC1P1I
SNC2D1I
SNC2P1I
CGC1D1I
CGC1P1I
CHC2D1I
CHC2P1I
CHW3M1
HIF1O1I

 

CHV2O3I
GLC2O3I
AVI1O1I

What do I need to get my French Immersion Certificate?

  • 30 credits required to graduate from Secondary School as per OSSD requirements
  • 10 courses out of those 30 must be in French instruction including:
    • 4 required French Immersion courses
    • 6 courses of your choice delivered in French instruction

Course descriptions:

FIF1D1I

This course provides opportunities for students to speak and interact in French independently in a variety of real-life and personally relevant contexts. Students will develop their skills in listening, speaking, reading, and writing, as well their ability to communicate in French with confidence, by using language learning strategies introduced in the elementary French Immersion program. Students will enhance their knowledge of the French language through the study of French Canadian literature. They will also increase their understanding and appreciation of diverse French-speaking communities, and will develop skills necessary for lifelong language learning.

Prerequisite: Minimum of 3800 hours of French instruction, or equivalent.

FIF1P1I

This course provides opportunities for students to communicate and exchange information in French in a variety of real-life situations, with support as appropriate. Students will develop the key listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills introduced in the elementary French Immersion program. They will also increase their understanding and appreciation of diverse French-speaking communities, and will develop skills necessary for lifelong language learning.

Prerequisite: Minimum of 3800 hours of French instruction, or equivalent

FIF2D1I

This course provides students with extensive opportunities to communicate, interact, and think critically and creatively in French. Students will use a variety of language learning strategies in listening, speaking, reading, and writing, and will respond to and interact with print, oral, visual, and electronic texts. Students will develop their knowledge of the French language through the study of contemporary French literature and historically well-known French European literature. They will also increase their understanding and appreciation of diverse French-speaking communities, and will develop skills necessary for lifelong language learning.

Prerequisite: French Immersion, Grade 9, Academic or Applied

FIF2P1I

This course emphasizes the development and use of skills and strategies in communication and interaction in French. Students will acquire literacy skills by using creative and critical analysis processes in listening, speaking, reading, and writing in real-life contexts. They will also increase their understanding and appreciation of diverse French-speaking communities, and will develop skills necessary for lifelong language learning.

Prerequisite: French Immersion, Grade 9, Academic or Applied

FIF3U1I

This course provides opportunities for students to consolidate the communication skills required to speak and interact with increasing confidence and accuracy in French in a variety of academic and social contexts. Students will use their skills in listening, speaking, reading, and writing and apply language learning strategies while exploring a variety

of concrete and abstract topics. Students will increase their knowledge of the French language through the study of French literature from around the world. They will also deepen their understanding and appreciation of diverse French-speaking communities, and will develop skills necessary for lifelong language learning.

Prerequisite: French Immersion, Grade 10, Academic

FIF3O1I

This course provides opportunities for students to speak and interact in French in real-life situations for practical purposes. Students will develop their skills in listening, speaking, reading, and writing, and will explore and create a variety of texts, with a particular focus on using skills related to the study of French that can be applied in the workplace and beyond. Students will also deepen their understanding and appreciation of diverse French-speaking communities, and will develop skills necessary for lifelong language learning.

Prerequisite: French Immersion, Grade 10, Academic or Applied

FIF4U1I

This course provides students with extensive opportunities to communicate, interact, and think critically and creatively in French. Students will consolidate their listening, speak- ing, reading, and writing skills and apply language learning strategies while communicating about concrete and abstract topics, and will independently respond to and interact with a variety of oral and written texts. Students will study a selection of French literature from the Middle Ages to the present. They will also enrich their under- standing and appreciation of diverse French-speaking communities, and will develop skills necessary for lifelong language learning.

Prerequisite: French Immersion, Grade 11, University Preparation

FIF4O1I

This course provides opportunities for students to consolidate communication and critical and creative thinking skills related to the study of French that can be applied in the work- place and beyond. Students will develop collaborative skills and self-confidence through hands-on activities in listening, speaking, reading, and writing, using French in real-life contexts and new and familiar situations. They will also enrich their understanding and appreciation of diverse French-speaking communities, and will develop skills necessary for lifelong language learning.

Prerequisite: French Immersion, Grade 11, University Preparation or Open

 

For subject descriptions for the other courses offered in French instruction , please refer to the Secondary Course Calendar.

Learn more about the French Immersion program.

Updated on Thursday, January 31, 2019.
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