• Offered by School of Literature, Languages and Linguistics
  • ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
  • Classification Advanced
  • Course subject French
  • Areas of interest Cultural Studies, European Languages, European Studies, Language Studies
  • Academic career PGRD
  • Course convener
    • Dr Solene Inceoglu
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Co-taught Course
  • Offered in First Semester 2018
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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.

Learning Outcomes

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:
  1. Carry out in-depth critical analysis of primary texts, especially in terms of their aesthetic, linguistic, and sociohistorical elements.
  2. Compare and contextualise complex viewpoints in French.
  3. Formulate, present, and evaluate sophisticated and original arguments in French.
  4. Engage in extensive critical dialogue with classmates in French.

Indicative Assessment

At least two pieces of written work totalling 6000 words [Learning Outcomes 1-4]

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Workload

130 hours of total student learning time made up from:
a) 36 hours of contact over 12 weeks: 36 hours of class time per week, and
b) 94 hours of independent student research, reading and writing.

Requisite and Incompatibility

To enrol in this course you must have successfully completed FREN6506 or FREN6508 or FREN6509. Alternatively you may gain permission of the Course Convener to enrol in this course. Incompatible with FREN2021

Fees

Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

If you are a domestic graduate coursework or international student you will be required to pay tuition fees. Tuition fees are indexed annually. Further information for domestic and international students about tuition and other fees can be found at Fees.

Student Contribution Band:
1
Unit value:
6 units

If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees.  Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.

Units EFTSL
6.00 0.12500
Domestic fee paying students
Year Fee
2018 $3180
International fee paying students
Year Fee
2018 $4860
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

Offerings and Dates

The list of offerings for future years is indicative only

First Semester

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

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