Year 10 French

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs C. Feuillade

Recommended Prior Learning

It is highly recommended that students have studied French in Year 9. If not, they will need to work harder at the beginning of the year to reach the level expected.

Students are encouraged to increase their ability to communicate both in oral and written everyday French situations. Students learn to give and receive information in French in a variety of topics, for example:

  • Shopping, asking and giving directions, talking about meals, buying drinks and food, talking about holiday, free time, home
  • The cultural emphasis at this level focuses on food, sports, celebrations and Paris.



Assessment Policy & Procedures

NCEA Level 1 French

Career Pathways

Counsellor, Early Childhood Teacher, Teacher of English to Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL), Primary School Teacher, Recreation Co-ordinator, Secondary School Teacher, Foreign Policy Officer, Aeroplane Pilot, Air Traffic Controller, Flight Attendant, Ship's Officer, Ship's Master, Registered Nurse, Air Force Airman/Airwoman, Air Force Officer, Paramedic, Army Soldier, Diagnostic Radiologist, Geophysicist, Health Services Manager, Health Care Assistant, Navy Sailor, Navy Officer, Tertiary Lecturer, Cook, Sales Representative, Office Administrator, Finance Manager, Receptionist, Sales and Marketing Manager, Zoologist, Retail Manager, Historian, Author, Electronics Engineer, Bank Worker, Hotel/Motel Manager, Cafe Worker, Biotechnologist, Biosecurity Officer, Naval Architect, Tattoo Artist, Property Manager, Fabrication Engineer, Building and Construction Labourer, Earthmoving Machine Operator, Outdoor Recreation Guide/Instructor, Entertainer, Buyer, Taxi Driver/Chauffeur, Cabinet Maker, Cafe/Restaurant Manager, Motor Vehicle Salesperson, Chef, Managing Director/Chief Executive, Delivery Driver, Emergency Management Officer, Fashion Designer, Coachbuilder/Trimmer, Graphic Designer, Communications Professional, Telecommunications Engineer, Telecommunications Technician, Interpreter, Information Technology Helpdesk/Support Technician, Information Technology Manager, Hotel Porter, Concrete Worker, Event Manager, Technical Writer, Storeperson, Legal Executive, Street/Park Cleaner, Data Entry Operator/Transcriptionist, Crop Worker, Curator, Customs Officer, Systems Administrator, Graphic Pre-press Worker, Visual Merchandiser, General Practitioner, Driller, Driving Instructor, Personal Assistant, Geologist, Economist, Electrician, Electrical Engineering Technician, Human Resources Adviser, Energy/Carbon Auditor, Engineering Machinist, Information Technology Architect, Environmental Engineer, Importer/Exporter, Food and Beverage Factory Worker, Professional Sportsperson, Health and Safety Inspector, Health and Safety Adviser, Helicopter Pilot, Immigration Officer, Translator, Nanny/Child Carer, Nursery Grower/Worker, Office Manager, Private Teacher/Tutor, Youth Worker, Social Worker, Teacher Aide, Tour Guide, Travel Agent/Adviser, Management Consultant, Career Consultant

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

1 3B1 Notebook, 2x Exercise Books (1B8), Coloured pencils, Blue & Black pens, Glue stick
It is highly recommended that students pay an access fee of $20 to enable them to log onto the Language Perfect website to assist them with vocabulary homework.

Pathway Tags

Interpreter, Translator, French Teacher, Esol Teacher, International Lawyer, Court Interpreter, Cultural Attache, Foreign Ministry, Diplomat, Foreign Correspondant, Pilot, Air Steward, Receptionist, International Medical professional, Importer Exporter, Travel Agent, International Account Manager, Proofreader, Cultural Events Coordinator


It is the policy of Taupo-nui-a-Tia College to have school-wide policies that inform parents and students of the criteria for administering all Assessments for National Qualifications.

Credits listed may change.