Professor Frederick Gravenir, the Deputy Vice-Chancellor in charge of Research, Innovation and Outreach (Second from the right) with members of staff during the Korean photo exhibition.
The Director of the Korean Language and Culture Centre, Mr. Kim Eungsu, directs members of staff during the Korean photo exhibition on 24 February 2017
Professor Christian Olivier from the Université de la Réunion (facing camera) consults with fellow trainers during the Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie (AUF) – Indian Ocean Regional Postgraduate seminar on 23 February 2017
Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie (AUF) – Indian Ocean Regional Postgraduate seminar participants take a break during the training
The Departmental French Resource Centre
Members of staff follow proceedings during the official commissioning of the Francophone Digital Centre
The Departmental Japanese Language Laboratory
The Departmental German Resource Centre
Students in a classroom session at the Departmental Korean Language and Culture Centre
One of the postgraduate students presenting her research proposal in one of the language laboratories
Students follow proceedings during the official commissioning of the Francophone Digital Centre that was funded through partnership between Kenyatta University and the Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie
Participants in the Regional Graduate seminar pose for a group photograph
The Regional Graduate Seminar in session in the Francophone Digital Centre
The first CNFp steering committee meeting in session at the Digital Centre on 1st February 2017
The CNFp Steering Committee Chairperson, Dr. Milkah Chokah makes her remarks during the official Commissioning of the Francophone Digital Centre
Kenyatta University management led by the acting DVC (Administration) Professor Wangari Mwai (eighth from left) and staff members join guests for a group photo
AUF Indian Ocean Region Director, Mr. Phillipe Bataille (left), Chairman Foreign Languages’ Department, Dr. Vincent Were (centre) and DVC (Administration) Professor Wangari Mwai (right) during the official commissioning of the Digital Centre on 1st February, 2017.
The chief guest, the Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie – Indian Ocean Region Director, Mr. Phillipe Bataille and the Linguistic Attaché at the French Embassy in Kenya, Mr. Johann Robinet follow proceedings during the official opening of the Francophone Digital Centre

Masters In Teaching French As A Foreign Languages

Requirements
The common regulations for all Masters degrees in the University shall apply. The general regulations for all Masters Degrees in the school of Humanities and Social Sciences shall apply. The following shall be eligible for registration.

  • Bachelor of Education Degree of at least Second Class Honours (Upper Division) or its equivalent with a specialization in French, from a recognized university.  Applicants with Bachelor’s in (Teaching French as a Foreign Language) may have a unit waiver of the first Semester units.
  • Those with Second Class (Lower Division) may be considered on condition that they have Grade “C” and above in units relevant to their areas of specialization.
  • Candidates with a Bachelor in Teaching French as a Foreign Language may have a unit waiver of the first semester units.

Examinations
The University Examination regulations shall apply. A student enrolled in the programme shall be expected to take examinations in all the units taught. Final examinations will account for 70% while Continuous Assessment will be 30%. The University regulations shall apply.

Unit Codes and Titles
Year one
Level 800
AFF 816: Semiotics: Analysis of Cinema in the Francophone World
AFF 817: Learning of a New Language
AFF 818: Approaches in Literature and Culture AFF 820: Phonology and Corrective Phonetics AFF 821: Multilingualism and Identities
AFF 822: Grammar and Lexicology
AFF 823: Class Observation and Didactical Analysis
AFF 824: Trends in Methodology
AFF 825: ICT and Teaching/Learning of FFL
AFF 826: Interaction Analysis and Oral Communication
 
Year two
AFF 828: Conception of Learning Programmes for Professionals
AFF 829: Assessment of Learning Content
AFF 830: Intercultural Approach to the Teaching of French as a Foreign Language
AFF 832: Advanced Communication Skill

Last Updated on Thursday, 07 May 2015 12:19

New and Events

French Classes

Kenyatta University students and staff willing to take French classes offered by Alliance Francaise can take them within Kenyatta University at their own cost. This will lessen the cost of...

Universitaire de la Francophonie (AUF)

BackgroundThe Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie (AUF) is an association that brings together about 800 institutions of higher learning and research in more than 100 countries in the world. Kenyatta...

Dr. Vincent Were
Chairperson
Department of Foreign Languages