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FRAC1100 - French Literature and Culture

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Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Written examination
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Written examination 50/100 3 hours F
Written examination 50/100 3 hours F

Course content

French literature and culture from the Enlightenment until today.

Learning outcome

Knowledge:
Students who have passed this course
- have gained knowledge of a sample of literary and non-literary texts from different genres from the Enlightenment until today.
- have knowledge of basic approaches to textual analysis.
- have knowledge of social and political conditions in French society from the Enlightenment until today.

Skills:
Students who have passed this course
- can write about literature and culture in French.
- can use written sources in a suitable way.

General competence:
Students who have passed this course
- can understand how they and others acquire foreign languages.
- can reflect on the link between language and identity.
- can adjust their behaviour and communication to different cultures.

Learning methods and activities

Lectures and seminars. All lectures and seminars are compulsory.

Distribution of teaching hours:
3 full hours x 14 weeks of seminars
3 full hours x 14 weeks of lectures on culture
5 full hours x 8 weeks of lectures on literature

Compulsory assignments

  • Written assignment in civilisation
  • Written assignment in literature
  • Mandatory attendance

Further on evaluation

Assessment:Written exam in literature (3 hours) and written exam (3 hours) in civilisation. Each of the exams are graded separately. Each exam counts for 50% of the final grade. Only the final grade will be listed on official diplomas and transcripts of records from NTNU.

Both exams must receive the grade E or better in order for the student to receive a passing grade. If a student fails one or both parts of the exam, they must retake both parts of the exam. If a student resits a passed exam, they must retake both parts of the exam.

The exam must be answered in French.

Specific conditions

Exam registration requires that class registration is approved in the same semester. Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Admission to a programme of study is required:
French with Didactics (ÅFRANCAEN)

Required previous knowledge

Requires admission to the one-year programme in French with didactics in Caen

Course materials

The reading list will be available at the beginning of the semester.

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
FRA1100 7.5 01.09.2017
FRA1110 7.5 01.09.2019
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Facts

Version: 1
Credits:  15.0 SP
Study level: Foundation courses, level I

Coursework

Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2020

Language of instruction: French

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • French Literature
  • French
  • French Cultural Studies
  • French Literature
Contact information
Course coordinator:

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Language and Literature

Phone:

Examination

Examination arrangement: Written examination

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Written examination 50/100 F
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Written examination 50/100 F
Room Building Number of candidates
Autumn ORD Written examination 50/100 F
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Written examination 50/100 F
Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.
Examination

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