- Code FREN2021
- 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 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:
- critically analyse primary texts, especially in terms of their aesthetic, linguistic, and sociohistorical elements;
- compare and contextualise viewpoints in French;
- formulate, present, and evaluate an original argument in French; and
- engage in critical dialogue with classmates in French.
- Presentation (approx 10 minutes) (30) [LO 1,2,3,4]
- Written tasks totalling (3500 words) (60) [LO 1,2,3]
- Participation (10) [LO 1,2,3,4]
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130 hours of total student learning time made up from: a) 36 hours of contact over 12 weeks, and b) 94 hours of independent student research, reading and writing.
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