French

French courses are held at the San Francesco and San Niccolò campuses. Information regarding both campuses can be found on this page. 

DELF certification is accepted by our university. If you have been awarded a DELF certificate, please contact Adrienne Turri, during her office hours, or by email

turri@unisi.it

The orginial DELF certificate, a photo ID, and photocopies of both these documents should be presented for verification and validation.

 

 PLEASE NOTE: A B1 foreign language exam (exam code L99987) , awarded six credits, may be chosen as an elective in the THIRD YEAR of the Economics and Banking curriculum (Laurea in Scienze Economiche e Bancarie).

Exam sessions at the Language Center, Piazza San Francesco, 8

A2, B1, and B2 level French exams ("idoneità" taken on a PASS-FAIL basis)

Next exam sessions:

to be decided

 

Program: oral and written comprehension and production.

Registration online from this page with UNISI username and password.

 

French for Economics (EGIF students):

Next sessions:

- September 6th, 10:00 a.m. - Aula DISAG 57 (DISAG classroom can be found on the first floor next to reception and study tables) Deadline for registration September 4th.

- September 27th, 10:00 a.m. - Aula DISAG 57 (DISAG classroom can be found on the first floor next to reception and study tables)

 

Program: Units 1-9

Exam structure:

  • grammar and vocabulary exercises, writing
  • written comprehension of one or more texts which include economic and sociological terminology

 

Registration online from this page with UNISI username and password.

 

 

 

COURSES, TEXT BOOKS, OFFICE HOURS - academic year 2018/2019 (first semester)

A2, B1, B2, and DELF A1/A2, B1, and B2 one-semester courses held for all students at the Language Center in Piazza San Francesco, academic year 2018/19

 

PLEASE NOTE: IN ORDER TO ATTEND AN A2 LEVEL FRENCH COURSE, STUDENTS MUST HAVE A MINIMUN KNOWLEDGE OF ITALIAN.

 

A2 level French exam (code nr. L99988) preparation for beginners - Teacher: Adrienne Turri

1) A1 COURSE FOR ABSOLUTE BEGINNERS (preparation for A2 level exam) from October 1st 2018 to January 31st 2019.

Note: at the end of the course, students will have reached the A2 level

 

Enrolment: you can register for the course from this page  with your UNISI username and password.

Lesson times:

Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 8.30-10.00 am, Room DISAG 57 (found on the first floor near reception and study tables)

Textbooks:

  • TENDANCES A2 – méthode de français - J. Girardet, J. Pecheur, C. Gibbe, M.L. Parizet – Cle International – ISBN : 978 209 038 528 1
  • TENDANCES A2 – cahier d'activités - J. Girardet, J. Pecheur, – ISBN 978-209-038-529-8
  • GRAMMAIRE : consigliato :Grammaire par étapes, nouvelle édition, Enrico de Gennaro, ed. Il Capitello, ISBN 788842 662396

 

2) A2 COURSE (for students that already have an A1 level and want to prepare for B1 level) from October 1st to November 30th 2018

Enrolment: you can register for the course from this page  with your UNISI username and password.

Lesson times:

Monday 10.00 a:m. -12:00 p.m. - classroom DISAG 57

Monday 12 -1 p:m. - classroom DISAG 57 (preparation towards B1 level)

Textbooks:

  • TENDANCES A2 – méthode de français - J. Girardet, J. Pecheur, C. Gibbe, M.L. Parizet – Cle International – ISBN : 978 209 038 528 1
  • TENDANCES A2 – cahier d'activités - J. Girardet, J. Pecheur, – ISBN 978-209-038-529-8
  • GRAMMAIRE : consigliato :Grammaire par étapes, nouvelle édition, Enrico de Gennaro, ed. Il Capitello, ISBN 788842 662396

 

B1 level French exam (code nr. L99987) preparation - from October 1st 2018 to January 31st 2019 - Teacher: Adrienne Turri

 

(for those students that have studied French for three years)

Enrolment: you can register for the course from this page  with your UNISI username and password.

 

Course times:

Monday 12-1 p:m (preparation towards B1 level) - Room DISAG 57

Thursday 10:00 am to 12:00 pm (written work), Room DISAG 27

From December 1st the course which prepares towards B1 level will become a full B1 course and will take place on Monday from 10.00 a:m. to 1:00 p.m.

Textbooks:

  • EDITO B1 Méthode de Français ed DIDIER . ISBN : 978-2-278-08773-0
  • GRAMMAIRE : consigliato :Grammaire par étapes, nouvelle édition, Enrico de Gennaro, ed. Il Capitello, ISBN 788842 662396

 

Grammar course for B1 and B2 levels, held from October 2nd 2017 to January 30th 2018 - Teacher:

Course time:

Tuesday 12 to 2 p.m.

Textbook:

- Grammaire par étapes, nouvelle édition, Enrico de Gennaro, ed. II Capitello, ISBN 788842 662396

 

B2 level French exam (code nr. L99986) preparation - from October 1st 2018 to January 31st 2019 - Teacher Adrienne Turri

(For those students who have studied French for five years or have taken a B1 level course)

 

nrolment: you can register for the course from this page  with your UNISI username and password.

Course times:

Tuesday 10:00 am to 1:00 pm, Room DISAG 57

Thursday 10:00 am to 12:00 pm, (written work), Room DISAG 27

 

Textbooks:

 

  • EDITO B2 – Méthode de Français –E. Heu, J.J Mabilat - ed DIDIER – ISBN : 978-2-278-08098-4
  • GRAMMAIRE : consigliato :Grammaire par étapes, nouvelle édition, Enrico de Gennaro, ed. Il Capitello, ISBN 788842 662396

 

For further information contact

adrienne.turri@unisi.it

 

Office hours:

  • Adrienne Turri: Thursday 12:00-1:00 pm, Room 3 del CLA

 

 

Exam sessions at San Niccolò (Porta Romana) - academic year 2018/19

B2 and C1 level French exams (dfclam) - San Niccolò - Teacher: Liliane Izzi

 

French Language "Idoneità" B2 level: January 25th, 2019 - 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., room 356

B2 level program: writing component on subject prepared at lesson (with monolingual dictionary), oral component (presentation of a text of student's choice)

 

French Language "Idoneità" C1 level: January 24th, 2019 - 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., room 356

C1 level program: compréhension à la lecture – synthèse de documents (avec un dictionnaire monolingue) ; exposé oral

 

French I "Lettorato": January 24th, 2019 - 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., room 356

French I "Lettorato": January 28th, 2019 - 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., room 356

 

Registration online from this page with UNISI username and password.

For further information contact: liliane.izzi@unisi.it

Office hours:

Monday January 21st, 1.00 p.m.

Monday January 28th, 1.00 p.m.

Tuesday January 29th, 11.00 a.m.

Tuesday February 5th, 2.00 p.m.

Tuesday February 19th, 11.00 a.m.

 

 

A2 and B1 level courses at San Niccolò (Porta Romana) - academic year 2017/18 (second semester)

French language course A2 level (beginners) one-semester course, 50 hours - Teacher: Evelyne Fannes

cod. L 99988 - 2000840

Course times:

- Monday 9-11 am, Classoom 7, Servi

- Friday 9-11 am. Classroom 455, Presidio San Niccolò

 

Level B1 annual course, 100 hours

cod. L99987 - 108

Course times:

- Monday 11 am - 1 pm, Classroom 7, Servi

- Friday 11 am - 1 pm, Classroom 455, Presidio San Niccolò

 

 

For further information, contact: Evelyne Fannes

Office hous at the Language Lab, San Niccolò, on Thurday, 11:00 am-1:00 pm and 2:00-4:00 pm

 

B2 and C1 level courses at San Niccolò (Porta Romana) - academic year 2017/18 (first semester)

French language course 1 (dfclam) and B2 and C1 level exam preparation courses begin on October 3rd 2016, with a presentation of each course and a pre-test to evaluate each student's level.

  • French language 1 (dfclam), 9:00 am, classroom 349c, 3rd floor San Niccolò
  • B2 level French, 11:00 am, classroom 450, 4° floor San Niccolò
  • C1 level French, 2:00 pm, classroom 455, 4° floor San Niccolò

 

B2 level French language preparation for students in Dfclam and Dispoc faculties - Teacher: Liliane Izzi

Annual course: 100 hours (October 2017-May 2018)

 

The course aims to improve students' communication, grammar, and writing skills. It is mainly for students studying linguistics and literature. It includes two midterm tests at the end of every semester and allows students to earn 6 credits.

A pre-test is taken at the beginning of the course.

 

 

Course times (to be confermed with students)

- Monday 11 am - 1 pm - classroom 455, 4th floor, Presidio San Niccolò

- Thursday 2 - 4 pm - classroom 455, 4th floor, Presidio San Niccolò

 

C1 level French language course - Teacher: Liliane Izzi

 

Annual course: 100 hours (October 2017-May 2018)

 

The course prepares for DALF C1 certification and aims to improve students' communication, grammar, and writing skills. It includes two midterm tests at the end of every semester and allows students to earn 6 credits.

A pre-test is taken at the beginning of the course.

 

Course times (to be confermed with students):

- Monday 2-4 pm, Classroom 455, 4th floor, Presidio San Niccolò

- Friday 2-4 pm, Classroom 455, 4th floor, Presidio San Niccolò

 

B2 and C1 lesson times are provisional, and may undergo changes according to the necessities of the students that would like to attend.

 

For information contact Liliane Izzi (liliane.izzi@unisi.it)

Office hours

Thursday, 1:00 pm, room 428 (or by appointment, contact by eamail)