Course GFR2AT

French III: Text Analysis - Discourse and Corpus

7.5 Credits
First Cycle

Starts week 3, 2021

After completing the course, the student shall be able to:

  • explain basic concepts and ideas in corpus linguistics and in discourse analysis
  • from the perspective of discourse analysis, argue for his/her selection of corpus material with a particular issue in mind
  • use appropriate methods when working with the selected corpus
  • present this work orally and in writing using a critical approach
  • analyze and discuss the work of others in the form of constructive feedback.
Starts and ends:
wk3, 2021 - wk22, 2021
Study Rate:
Flexible (Falun)
Time of Day:
Teaching form:
Entry Qualifications:
  • French: Written Proficiency II, 7.5 credits, French Literature II: Up to 1900, 7.5 credits, French: Culture and Society II, 7.5 credits and French II: Introduction to Linguistics and Academic Writing, 7.5 credits on First cycle, or equivalent knowledge
Application Code:
Main field of study:
Online Education
Compulsory meetings:
0 physical
6 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.

Literature List

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

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