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Spring 2018-2019
* FRE 108   na, npdf

Advanced French

Murielle M. Perrier, Course Head

FRE 108 is an intermediate advanced course. It will take you on a journey through various periods of French history and culture and offer an opportunity to reflect on important questions at the center of contemporary debates. Examples include: the role of the State in the shaping of the nation, the organic revolution, the role of education in our society, etc... We have selected a wide variety of materials (films, videos, music, newspaper articles and literary texts) and carefully incorporated them into the curriculum so you will develop the ability to communicate and gain understanding of French and francophone cultures and societies.

Sample reading list:
J. Barson, La Grammaire à l'oeuvre (Ed. 5)
See instructor for complete list

Reading/Writing assignments:
Weekly assignments include: 15 pages of reading from text, quiz or composition or grammar review.

Other Exam - 30%
Papers - 30%
Oral Presentation(s) - 5%
Class/Precept Participation - 20%
Other (See Instructor) - 15%

Prerequisites and Restrictions:
Placement through the University's Placement Test; completion of FRE 105..

Other information:
Offered both semesters. Classes in French. NOTE: FRE 108 also helps in preparation for applying to our study abroad programs.

Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
41168 C01 09:00:00 am - 09:50:00 am M W F   Wallace Hall   006   Enrolled:5 Limit:12
41169 C02 10:00:00 am - 10:50:00 am M W F   Wallace Hall   006   Enrolled:11 Limit:12
41170 C03 11:00:00 am - 11:50:00 am M W F   Wallace Hall   006   Enrolled:6 Limit:12
41171 C04 12:30:00 pm - 01:20:00 pm M W F   Wallace Hall   006   Enrolled:9 Limit:12