Burnside High School Burnside High School

Year 9 French- Full Year

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms A. Boyle-Curnow.

French- Full Year.

This course is designed for students who who intend continuing with French in Year 10. By the end of the course students will be able to express themselves at a basic level in French in every day situations . The customs, food music and way of life will also be studied in this course. 

Topics studied are :

  • Greetings
  • The classroom
  • Descriptions of self, family, home,pets
  • Shopping
  • Food
  • Leisure activities
  • Holidays
  • Cafes and Restaurants
  • Countries and nationalities
  • Sport
  • Culture

Why learn French?

Studying French helps the students understand different customs and ways of life helping them to compare with and understand their own culture. It helps them improve their ability to express themselves and communicate clearly with others and benefit from meeting foreigners and travelling overseas.

Learning French may help students gain jobs in tourism, government companies, trade and enterprise, importing, exporting companies, marketing, diplomacy, law and finance.


Learning Areas:



Year 10 French

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

There is a course contribution of $25 to cover digital resources.
Students are expected to supply their own stationary.