- Code FREN6510
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by School of Literature, Languages and Linguistics
- ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
- Course subject French
- Areas of interest Cultural Studies, European Languages, European Studies, Language Studies
This special topics course invites students of advanced French to reflect critically on historical and sociocultural aspects of France, the Francophone world, and the French language through in-depth analysis of texts and materials from a variety of sources. The medium of instruction and assessment will be French. Specific topics covered will vary.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Upon successful completion of this course, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- Carry out in-depth critical analysis of primary texts, especially in terms of their aesthetic, linguistic, and sociohistorical elements.
- Compare and contextualise complex viewpoints in French.
- Formulate, present, and evaluate sophisticated and original arguments in French.
- Engage in extensive critical dialogue with classmates in French.
Indicative AssessmentAt least two pieces of written work totalling 6000 words [Learning Outcomes 1-4]
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Workload130 hours of total student learning time made up from:
a) 36 hours of contact: 36 hours of class time per week
b) 94 hours of independent student research, reading and writing.
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|The French Language in Space and Time|
|4131||19 Feb 2018||27 Feb 2018||31 Mar 2018||25 May 2018||In Person||N/A|