The continuation of French 1701, this course pursues the development of communication skills through the integration of grammar study, writing practice, and oral exercises. Analysis and discussion of readings reinforce the study of written and oral language. (Format: Lecture 3 Hours, Laboratory 1 Hour) (Exclusion: FREN 1700) Monday Wednesday and Friday 10:30 to 11:20AM Crabtree 223.
The continuation of French 1701, this course pursues the development of communication skills through the integration of grammar study, writing practice, and oral exercises. Analysis and discussion of readings reinforce the study of written and oral language. (Format: Lecture 3 Hours, Laboratory 1 Hour) (Exclusion: FREN 1700) Tuesday and Thursday 1:00 to 2:20PM Crabtree 223.
This course is the continuation of FREN 2401. Its objectives are to further develop reading strategies, to build vocabulary, to continue to improve the formulation of complex sentences by using a variety of co-ordinating/subordinating conjunctions. It also provides practice in writing longer compositions with emphasis on compositional techniques such as outline, structure, and transitions. [Note 1: Students planning to minor or major in French are encouraged to take FREN 2501 and FREN 2601 concurrently. When FREN 2501 and 2601 are taken concurrently, a C- in both courses is required for entry into 3000-level French literature and culture courses.] (Format: Lecture 3 Hours, Tutorial 1 Hour) (Exclusion: Any version of FREN 2501 previously offered with a different title) Monday Wednesday and Friday 9:30 to 10:20AM Crabtree 202.
This course is the continuation of FREN 2401. Its objectives are to further develop reading strategies, to build vocabulary, to continue to improve the formulation of complex sentences by using a variety of co-ordinating/subordinating conjunctions. It also provides practice in writing longer compositions with emphasis on compositional techniques such as outline, structure, and transitions. [Note 1: Students planning to minor or major in French are encouraged to take FREN 2501 and FREN 2601 concurrently. When FREN 2501 and 2601 are taken concurrently, a C- in both courses is required for entry into 3000-level French literature and culture courses.] (Format: Lecture 3 Hours, Tutorial 1 Hour) (Exclusion: Any version of FREN 2501 previously offered with a different title) Tuesday and Thursday 8:30 to 9:50AM Crabtree 202.
This course continues the studies begun in French 2401 and FREN 2501 by further developing skills in reading and interpretation of literary and cultural texts. It provides an introduction to textual analysis through selected critical approaches. [Note 1: Students planning to minor or major in French are encouraged to take FREN 2501 and FREN 2601 concurrently. When FREN 2501 and 2601 are taken concurrently, a C- in both courses is required for entry into 3000-level French literature and culture courses.] (Format: Lecture 3 Hours) Monday Wednesday and Friday 8:30 to 9:20AM Crabtree 202.
This course examines films and film makers of the French-speaking world, ranging from screen adaptations of literary works to an exploration of cultural issues, and introduces film theory and aesthetics. This course is taught in French. Written work may be submitted in English. [Note 1: This course may count as 3 credits in Art History.] (Format: Lecture 3 Hours) (Distribution: Arts-a) (Exclusion: FREN 2201) Monday and Wednesday 3:00 to 4:20PM Sir James Dunn Building 106.
Writing practice and composition; the idiomatic use of French in a variety of contexts: informal prose, expository writing, technical language, literary language. Vocabulary and style exercises. (Format: Lecture 3 Hours) Monday Wednesday and Friday 12:30 to 1:20PM Crabtree 223.
This course is designed for students at the advanced level who aim to speak French with enhanced clarity, spontaneity and colour. It offers a systematic study of phonological and prosodic features of French. By exposing students to a variety of authentic audio-visual documents from Francophone parts of the world, the course targets acquisition of vocabulary, improvement of aural comprehension and the development of communicative strategies through a variety of situations such as conversations, debates, interviews, and presentations. [Note 1: This course is open to students studying French as a second language.] (Format: Lecture/Workshop 3 Hours) (Exclusion: FREN 3151; FREN 3161) Tuesday and Thursday 2:30 to 3:50PM Crabtree 202.
Selected works from great writers of the seventeenth century representative of different genre; theatre, poetry, fables, novels or other types of prose texts. (Format: Lecture 3 Hours) (Exclusion: FREN 3321; FREN 3371) Tuesday and Thursday 10:00 to 11:20AM Crabtree 315.
This course studies the main currents in French Canadian and Qubcois literature (fiction, theatre, and poetry) from the nineteenth century to the 1970s. It places special emphasis on the literary changes which occur during the Quiet Revolution. (Format: Lecture 3 Hours) (Exclusion: FREN 3711; FREN 3771) Monday Wednesday and Friday 10:30 to 11:20AM Avard Dixon 112.
This course either focuses on topics not covered by the current course offerings in a department or program or offers the opportunity to pilot a course that is being considered for inclusion in the regular program. [Note 1: Prerequisite set by Department/Program when the topic and level are announced. Note 2: When a Department or Program intends to offer a course under this designation, it must submit course information, normally at least three months in advance, to the Dean. Note 3: Students may register for FREN 3991 more than once, provided the subject matter differs.] (Format: Variable) Tuesday and Thursday 11:30 to 12:50PM Hart Hall 319.