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Fall 2018-2019
* FRE 107   na, npdf

Intermediate/Advanced French

Carole Marithe Trévise, Course Head
Raphael J. Piguet

The main objective of this course is to examine what it means to communicate in a foreign language while helping students strengthen their linguistic skills and gain transcultural and translingual competence. Students will reflect on differences in meaning through the study of diverse cultural modules, including stereotypes; slang; advertisements; Impressionist art; Occupied France; current events; and French and Francophone literary texts and films.

Sample reading list:
Course Packet
Maïa Gregoire and Odile Thiérenaze, Grammaire Progressive, Niveau Intermédiare
Philippe Claudel, La petite fille de M Linh

Reading/Writing assignments:
Daily grammar, reading and writing assignments. Three in-class exams and three compositions during the course of the semester. Final: oral presentation.

Other Exam - 30%
Papers - 30%
Oral Presentation(s) - 10%
Class/Precept Participation - 20%
Other (See Instructor) - 10%

Other Requirements:
Not Open to First Year Undergraduates.

Prerequisites and Restrictions:
FRE 102 or FRE 103, or special permission..

Equivalent Courses:
FRE 107, FRE 108, FRE1027 are considered equivalent courses and cannot be taken multiple times for credit.

Other information:
All work and instruction in FRE 107 will be done in French. Not open to Freshmen in Fall only.

Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
21503 C01 09:00:00 am - 09:50:00 am M T W Th F   East Pyne Building   027   Enrolled:6 Limit:12
21501 C02 10:00:00 am - 10:50:00 am M T W Th F   East Pyne Building   027   Enrolled:11 Limit:12
21504 C03 11:00:00 am - 11:50:00 am M T W Th F        Enrolled:0 Limit:0 Canceled
21502 C04 12:30:00 pm - 01:20:00 pm M T W Th F   East Pyne Building   027   Enrolled:13 Limit:12 Closed
23249 C04A 12:30:00 pm - 01:20:00 pm M T W Th F   East Pyne Building   235   Enrolled:12 Limit:12 Closed