• Discover topical issues and current events of the country/ies of the target language and its/their situation in an international context. • Know about the geography, civilisation, history and tourist aspects of the country/ies concerned by the language studied. • Learn economic, political, ecological and cultural vocabulary.
Topics covered in class: life in a company, current economic and social issues (using a variety of different documents and material).
One session per fortnight in the language lab.
Activities: tutorials, discussions, role plays, presentation of newsletters, problem solving etc...
Speaking: • Organise a trip with a specific theme and present it orally in front of the class. • Or present a film orally in front of the class. • Or organise an internship abroad. • Or organise a debate on current affairs (groups of 2). • Or present a film + a debate.
Tutorial (group of 2): • Debate - pros and cons - on any topic (30 minutes). • Present a character or an event from a photo + exchange with the class.
Listening: • Short video / audio reports on topics studied.
Writing: • Report on a presentation and exchange with the class / Essay.