Contemporary French Language and Literature II
French 123 is a continuation of French 122, with additional emphasis on techniques of essay-writing.
Activities will include:
- an interactive approach to the review of French grammar, stressing communicative competence
- an introduction to a variety of literary texts by French and other francophone authors
- an introduction to the study of a substantial literary work
- essay-writing in French.
Three hours a week devoted to grammar, literature and essay-writing. Lectures and class discussions are all conducted in French. If you are unsure whether this is the appropriate level of French course for you, click here.
Required texts (Term 2 sections only):
Denise Rochat, Contrastes. 2nd ed. Pearson, 2009.
Jean Anouilh, Antigone.
Collins-Robert, French-English English-French Dictionary (hard cover edition)
The website for this course is available through Connect.
FREN 122 or assignment based on placement test.
Successful completion of French 123 and further courses in French language and/or literature.
French 123 cannot be taken concurrently with 122 or 222 without the permission of an undergraduate advisor in French.
Language of instruction: French