French literature from the 17th till the 19th century. Literary theory and history. Text analysis. French society and the French-speaking world today seen in the light of French history.
A compulsory 5-week study period in Caen in January/February is included in the course, comprising an introduction to French geography and social studies. During their stay, students interview at least two persons in French, and write a paper in the language based on these interviews. A written assignment and an oral presentation are given at the end of the period. Students who have been granted exemption from going abroad will also write a paper and give an oral presentation at the University of Agder. Instructions will be given by the teacher. Please note that registration for the stay abroad takes place during autumn semester.
Faculty of Humanities and Education