French Composition II (Distance Education) W18 (FREN*3520) | College of Arts

French Composition II (Distance Education) W18 (FREN*3520)

Code and section: FREN*3520*DE

Term: Winter 2018

Instructor: D. Cornelio


Course Description

This is a continuation of FREN*2520 with special emphasis on creative writing.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the learner should be able to:

  • Write short creative texts – including descriptions, character development, and narration – using an appropriate style with grammatical accuracy in French at a B2 level.
  • Critically analyze examples of French composition.
  • Offer helpful and constructive criticism to a classmate and respond thoughtfully to the criticism you receive.
  • Reflect on your reading, learning, and writing processes building a portfolio of your work.

Course Topics

  • Penser l’écriture
  • Penser la révision
  • La description
  • L’ évaluation du travail d’un pair
  • Le Lieu
  • Le portrait
  • Construire une histoire
  • Préparation de son e-portfolio

Additional Requirements

Prerequisite(s): FREN*2020, FREN*2060, FREN*2520

Restriction(s): This is a Priority Access Course. Some restrictions may apply during some time periods.


Travail Pourcentage %
Questionnaires de lecture 15%
Courtes rédaction 15%
Évaluation par PEAR et réponse 15%
Mini-nouvelle 15%
ePortfolio: production écrite révisée plus auto-reflexion 40%

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More information about the courses can be found in the Undergraduate Calendar