Course GFR27R

French Literature II: Up to 1900

7.5 Credits
First Cycle

Starts week 3, 2021

This course aims to develop students‘ knowledge of French literature and deepen their understanding of literary analysis and critical thinking.
On completion of the course, students shall, in French, be able to:

  • discuss different genres and trends in French literary history from the 1600s, 1700s and 1800s
  • understand, discuss and analyze a selection of novels, plays and poems from the 1600s to the 1800s through interpretation
  • discuss central literary concepts and demonstrate the ability to use them in relevant contexts
  • apply literary analysis, both orally and in writing, of poetry, drama and prose, and reflect on both form and content
  • demonstrate the ability to independently complete a written work that meets basic literary requirements and reflect on the writing process
  • critically use different forms of knowledge sources
  • demonstrate independence in their studies.
Starts and ends:
wk3, 2021 - wk22, 2021
Study Rate:
Flexible (Falun)
Time of Day:
Teaching form:
Entry Qualifications:
  • French Written Proficiency I, 7.5 credits, French Oral Proficiency, 7.5 credits, French Literature I: From 1900 to the Present Day, 7.5 credits and French: Culture and Society I, 7.5 credits on First cycle, or equivalent knowledge
  • No knowledge of Swedish is required.
Application Code:
Main field of study:
Online Education
Compulsory meetings:
0 physical
8 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:

Various communication, e.g. e-mail, and use of basic functions in our learning platform (Learn), such as finding information and being able to submit files.

Literature List

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

To Literature List
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