FRAC1101 - French Literature 2


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: School exam
Grade: Letter grades

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
School exam 100/100 4 hours F

Course content

French literature.

Learning outcome


Candidates who have passed this course

- have knowledge of periods in French literary history from the Enlightenment until today.

- have acquired the necessary vocabulary to describe the different literary periods.

- have a command of the stylistic vocabulary necessary for them to describe characteristics of different texts.


Candidates who have passed this course

- can reflect upon aesthetical principles within a historical perspective and compare these to principles relating to contemporary literature.

- can analyse French texts from different genres and different periods.

General competence:

Candidates 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 lectures

1.5 full hours x 14 weeks of seminars/ individual tutoring

Compulsory assignments

  • Mandatory attendance in all teaching activities, including excursions and conferences
  • Written assignment

Further on evaluation

The exam must be answered in French.

Specific conditions

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
FRA1102 7.5 AUTUMN 2017
FRA1120 7.5 AUTUMN 2019
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Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Foundation courses, level I


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2025

Language of instruction: French

Location: Trondheim

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

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Language and Literature


Examination arrangement: School exam

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Autumn ORD School exam 100/100 F PAPIR
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD School exam 100/100 F PAPIR
Room Building Number of candidates
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