Academic Catalog

French (3520)

3520:502. Advanced French Grammar. (3 Credits)

Prerequisite: graduate status or permission of department. Advanced study of normative French grammar with emphasis on syntax, morphology, grammatical structure and phonetic principles.

3520:513. French Cinema. (3 Credits)

Prerequisite: graduate standing or permission of department. Study and discussion of various aspects of French culture and civilization as characterized in movies.

3520:522. French: Special Topics in Advanced Language Skills, Culture, or Literature. (1-4 Credits)

Prerequisite: graduate standing or permission of department. (May be repeated.) Development of specialized language skills or reading of significant works of literature or culture not studied in other courses.

3520:527. 20th Century French Literature.. (4 Credits)

Prerequisite: graduate standing or permission of department. Reading and discussion of the most representative works of period. Conducted in French.

3520:530. Contemporary Quebec. (3 Credits)

Historical, political, sociological and cultural overviews of Québec, offering an in-depth examination of questions of identity through the study of literature and popular culture.

3520:531. Francophone Literature. (3 Credits)

The problematics of identity (race, class) in a postcolonial context, studied through literary texts by authors from Africa, Caribbean, and Québec.

3520:550. Explication De Textes. (3 Credits)

See department for course description.

3520:560. Selected Themes in French Literature. (3 Credits)

(May be repeated.) Conducted in French. Prerequisite: graduate standing or permission of department. Reading and discussion of literary works selected according to an important theme.

3520:597. Individual Reading in French. (1-4 Credits)

Prerequisite: graduate status or permission of department. Individual reading in French, offered at the graduate level. (May be repeated for a total of eight credits.)

3520:697. Individual Reading & Research in French. (1-4 Credits)

Prerequisite: graduate status or permission of department. Independent study and research in specific areas. Considerable reading and writing required.

3520:698. Individual Reading & Research in French. (1-4 Credits)

Prerequisite: graduate status or permission of department. Independent study and research in specific areas. Considerable reading and writing required.