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FRE 505

French Language and Culture

This course introduces students to elements of cultural studies, literary and linguistic analysis while developing an appreciation of French language and culture. Students will examine texts from various sources, including some complete works of representative French authors and journalistic writing, advertising, scholarly articles. Basic essay skills and organization form an integral part of the course. Special attention is given to complex grammatical structures, various language registers both written and oral and sociolinguistic issues in French.
Weekly Contact: Lecture: 3 hrs.
GPA Weight: 1.00
Course Count: 1.00
Billing Units: 1
Liberal Studies: LL/UL


FRE 601 or placement test score >=601 required (





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