Introduction to French Literature

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Course Information
Discipline(s): 
Literature
Terms offered: 
Fall, Spring
Credits: 
3
Language of instruction: 
French
Contact Hours: 
45
Prerequisites: 

None; This course is for non-specialist students.

Description: 

This course is an introduction to French Literature, from the 16th century to the 20th century. It is based on the major literary genres (fables, tales, short stories, autobiography, theatre, poetry and novel). In addition, it will explore and cultivate the tools for literary analysis through oral expression and the written word. This course includes visits to conferences and museums (depending on what is available) and a night at the theatre.