Intro French Lit & Cult

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2013
Subject Name: 

French

Course Number: 
207
Institution: 
Amherst College

Through class discussion, debates, and frequent short papers, students develop effective skills in self-expression, analysis, and interpretation. Literary texts, articles on current events, and films are studied within the context of the changing structures of French society and France’s complex relationship to its recent past. Assignments include both creative and analytic approaches to writing. Some grammar review as necessary, as well as work on understanding spoken French using video materials. Highly recommended for students planning to study abroad.

Requisite: FREN 205, or completion of AP French, or four years of secondary school French in a strong program. Fall semester: Professors Hewitt and Katsaros.  Spring semester:  Visiting Lecturer Alquier and Professor Rockwell.

Linked Course: 
N
Instructor Permission Required: 
N
Schedule #: 
FREN-207-01-1213S

Course Sections

Intro French Lit & Cult
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0

Paul Rockwell

pvrockwell@amherst.edu

MWF 10:00AM-10:50AM

FAYE 113