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Introduction to Contemporary France

Subject code


Course Number



A. Dauge-Roth

Course Long Title

Introduction to Contemporary France


This course develops facility in speaking, reading, and writing French by focusing on French society and culture. Students explore contemporary France through content-based cultural materials such as magazine and newspaper articles, published interviews, video, film, music, and appropriate works of current literature. Students prepare oral reports and written essays. Recommended background: FRE 201.

Modes of Inquiry

Analysis and Critique [AC], Historical and Social Inquiry [HS]

Writing Credit

No writing credit

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Offering Frequency

Normally offered every year