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General topic areas for year 12


Topic 1 – Youth culture and concerns

  • Music and fashion
  • Technology (e.g.MP3/blogs/mobile phones/internet/games)
  • Relationships (e.g. family, friends, peer pressure)
  • drink, drugs, sex


Topic 2 – Lifestyle, health and fitness

  • sport and exercise
  • food and diet
  • health issues (smoking, skin cancer and health services)
     

Topic 3 – The world around us (travel, tourism, environmental issues relating to France)

  • tourist information, travel and transport
  • Weather (natural disasters, climate change)
  • pollution and recycling


Topic 4 – Education and Employment

  • Education (school and higher ed)
  • education policy and student issues
  • the world of work (changing work scene, job opportunities and unemployment

 

General topic areas for year 13


Topic 1 – Histoire,arts et littérature

  • The XXth century
  • French cinéma
  • Literature
  • The arts (films, paintings and sculptures)
  • Architecture


Topic 2 – Society/ current affairs

  • poverty
  • crimes
  • riots
  • immigration and integration
  • drugs
  • prisons


Topic 3 – The world

  • poverty in the world
  • AIDS
  • The second world war
  • Genocides
  • Immigration (les sans-papiers)
  • Drugs in sport
  • New technologies


Topic 4 – Traditions and beliefs

  • Cloning /GM foods
  • Euthanasia
  • Religions and celebrations
  • Citizens of the world
  • French fields
  • French Dictionnaire
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