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Masterpieces of Francophone Literature
FR LIT
CLASS CODE: FR 410 CREDITS:  3
DIVISION: LANGUAGE & LETTERS
DEPARTMENT: FOREIGN LANGUAGE & LITERATURE
GENERAL EDUCATION: This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.

DESCRIPTION: A study of French history, geography, educational systems, cultural achievements, and government.
TAUGHT: Fall and Winter (odd years)
CONTENT AND TOPICS: Students study literary genres including novel [and corresponding film], novelette, short story, drama and the Holy Scriptures.
GOALS AND OBJECTIVES: -Discuss and analyze literature using concepts, literary terms, and vocabulary based on the required literary works.
-Speak on an advanced-low level as defined in ACTFL Proficiency Guidelines.
-Write literature with effective sentence and paragraph structure and using narrative, descriptive, comparison/contrast, persuasive and informative/research discourse in all time frames.
-Read literary and expository prose with awareness ofo point of view and argument and with increasing alertness to nuance and subtleties of expression.
-Demonstrate an understanding of a piece of French literature in an analytical essay informed by critical theory and reflecting an awareness of broad range of literary terms and issues.
REQUIREMENTS: Readings, writing, discussion, oral proficiency exam, compositions, final paper, final exam.
PREREQUISITES: French 202, French 321
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EFFECTIVE DATE: August 2002