For FRAN 1211, your primary learning resource is an interactive online French textbook accessed
through the Open Learning
Initiative (OLI). This paperless textbook includes videos, audio, images, and many other
excellent interactive exercises and activities.
You will gain access to this text when you register for the course.
Privacy Notification – Storage of Personal Information outside Canada.
Thompson Rivers University (TRU) collects, uses, discloses and retains personal information in
compliance with the BC Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA).
By registering for FRAN 1111/1112 you will be required to create an account with Open Learning
Initiative (OLI) to access course materials. OLI is run by Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) in
the U.S.A. Information collected by OLI includes your first and last name, email address,
password and records relating to your interaction with course materials, and this personal
information will be stored outside Canada. Information about CMU’s Student Privacy can be found
on their website at https://www.cmu.edu/policies/student-and-student-life/privacy-rights-students.html.
Note: If you have questions about course textbooks or other materials, email OLMaterials.
To successfully complete this course, you must achieve a passing grade of 50% or higher on the
overall course and 50% or higher on each of the mandatory Final Oral Exam and Final Written Exam.
It is strongly recommended that you complete all assignments in order to achieve the learning
outcomes of the course.
The following chart shows how the final grade is determined for this course:
|Written Assignment 1
|Oral Assessment: Recording
|Written Assignment 2
|Oral Assessment: Phone call
|Written Assignment 3
|Written Assignment 4
|Final Oral Exam (mandatory)
|Final Written Exam (mandatory)