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FR4403 - French Honours Coursework

Credit points: 6
Year: 2012
Student Contribution Band: Band 1
Administered by: School of Arts & Social Sciences

Available to students admitted to French Honours.

French Honours students complete this subject through studies in either the 20th-century novel, 20th-century poetry, 20th-century theatre, or Literature and Cinema, by agreement with staff in the discipline and the approval of the Head of School.

Learning Outcomes

  • To improve students' ability to read and write French; to develop their understanding of idiom, nuance and suggestion in French language and culture; to develop their analytic and interpretive skills through advanced literary and/or film criticism; to provide an understanding of 20th-century French thought as reflected in cultural expression.

Graduate Qualities

  • The ability to think critically, to analyse and evaluate claims, evidence and arguments;
  • The ability to define and to solve problems in at least one discipline area;
  • The ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences;
  • The ability to speak and write logically, clearly and creatively;
  • A coherent and disciplined body of skills, knowledge, values and professional ethics in at least one discipline area;
  • The ability to reflect on and evaluate learning processes and products;
  • A commitment to lifelong learning and intellectual development.

Availabilities

Cairns, Study Period 1, Internal
Census Date 22-Mar-2012
Coord/Lect: <Person not found>.
Assessment: assessment according to the assessment in place for the subject(s) chosen.

Townsville, Study Period 1, Internal
Census Date 22-Mar-2012
Coord/Lect: <Person not found>.
Assessment: tutorial attendance and participation (% - 20%); multidraft Essays (80% - 100%).

Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.