Course AFR236

The French-Speaking World: Literature, Culture and Translation

7.5 Credits
Second Cycle

Starts week 3, 2022

On completion of the course, the students shall, in French, be able to:

  • apply inter- and transcultural perspectives on literature from the French-speaking world
  • in their own text analyse and discuss how literature from the French-speaking world meets readers from France
  • in their own text analyse and discuss how literature from the French-speaking world in translated form meets readers from other linguistic areas
  • apply key perspectives in translation theory as well as reflect on how social and cultural contexts affect translation practices.
Starts and ends:
wk3, 2022 - wk22, 2022
Study Rate:
Flexible (Falun)
Time of Day:
Teaching form:
Entry Qualifications:
  • 90 credits in the main field of French, or equivalent knowledge
Application Code:
Main field of study:
Online Education
Compulsory meetings:
0 physical
5 online
Computer Skills:

Surf on the Internet, read and send emails, use a word-processing programme (e.g. Word). Plug in peripherals to your computer, install programmes and adapt installations for your computer.

Computer Capacity:

Access to a computer (Not a mini pc, tablet or similar) that is not older than two years (or equivalent) and broadband connection, at least 2 Mbit/s (not mobile broadband, because mobile broadband can vary considerably in speed).

Means of Education:

Higher rate of web-based communication where our learning platform (Learn) is a natural element of the course. Web-based meetings with sound and image where simple presentations can be held. Lectures can be broadcast live or can alternatively be made available afterwards online.

Tuition Fee
First Tuition Fee Installment:
10,875 SEK
Total Tuition Fee:
10,875 SEK
EU/EEA Citizens or exchange students are not required to pay fees.
Information on application and tuition fees:
Open for late application
Literature List

Literature lists are published at the latest one month ahead of the course start date.

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