Contemporary France W18 (FREN*2550)
Code and section: FREN*2550*01
Term: Winter 2018
Instructor: J. Satyre
This course examines contemporary French through different media (music,
videos, texts) and various subjects related to global or French news, recent history and culture.
The emphasis is on oral work in French (comprehension and expression).
At the end of the course, students should be able to understand standard spoken French as used in
the media and in casual communication among French speakers, as well as take part efficiently
in French debates or discussions.
Method of presentation:
Lectures, discussions, exercises, debates