Advanced French Composition and Stylistics
The aim of this course is to refine writing and reading skills and to enable students to interpret a wide range of texts representing all aspects of contemporary French usage.
Both oral and written language skills are refined in this module. Emphasis is placed on the practical application of French language skills. The different registers of the language are explored.
French Literature (Reading Course)
This course offers an in-depth exploration of selected canonical texts in French or Francophone literature. Texts are studied in the context of the socio-political and literary background of the period chosen.
Selected Topics in French Literature
This course offers a specialised study in 19th and 20th century French Literature. In particular, it will examine French and African writing of the colonial era. Independent research on a chosen topic will be an integral part of the course.