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Mon 19 Oct, Mon 26 Oct, ... Mon 15 Mar 2021
10:00 - 11:30

Venue: Zoom Video Communication Software

Provided by: Language Centre


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CULP: French Intermediate 1 for Academic Purposes (LAP)
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Mon 19 Oct, Mon 26 Oct, ... Mon 15 Mar 2021

Description

Using close reading and translation of academic texts from their particular discipline, this weekly class is intended to help research students in the Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences to develop their skills in reading French documents that they have come across or may meet in their research.

The course aims to develop strategies for reading longer texts faster through close analysis, grammatical and stylistic commentary, and translation. For example, literary texts with differing editions, stories with two or more translations into English that need to be compared and evaluated, poems of challenging originality or range of allusion.

Classes will be conducted in English, but there will be many opportunities to use French and practise reading aloud.

For more detailed information about the course please visit our website.

Target audience
  • Graduate students within the School of Arts & Humanities and the School of Humanities & Social Sciences
  • Further details regarding Language Centre eligibility criteria are available
Prerequisites
Sessions

Number of sessions: 15

# Date Time Venue Trainer
1 Mon 19 Oct   10:00 - 11:30 10:00 - 11:30 Zoom Video Communication Software Marie Geraldine Lea
2 Mon 26 Oct   10:00 - 11:30 10:00 - 11:30 Zoom Video Communication Software Marie Geraldine Lea
3 Mon 2 Nov   10:00 - 11:30 10:00 - 11:30 Zoom Video Communication Software Marie Geraldine Lea
4 Mon 9 Nov   10:00 - 11:30 10:00 - 11:30 Zoom Video Communication Software Marie Geraldine Lea
5 Mon 16 Nov   10:00 - 11:30 10:00 - 11:30 Zoom Video Communication Software Marie Geraldine Lea
6 Mon 23 Nov   10:00 - 11:30 10:00 - 11:30 Zoom Video Communication Software Marie Geraldine Lea
7 Mon 30 Nov   10:00 - 11:30 10:00 - 11:30 Zoom Video Communication Software Marie Geraldine Lea
8 Mon 25 Jan 2021   10:00 - 11:30 10:00 - 11:30 Zoom Video Communication Software Marie Geraldine Lea
9 Mon 1 Feb 2021   10:00 - 11:30 10:00 - 11:30 Zoom Video Communication Software Marie Geraldine Lea
10 Mon 8 Feb 2021   10:00 - 11:30 10:00 - 11:30 Zoom Video Communication Software Marie Geraldine Lea
11 Mon 15 Feb 2021   10:00 - 11:30 10:00 - 11:30 Zoom Video Communication Software Marie Geraldine Lea
12 Mon 22 Feb 2021   10:00 - 11:30 10:00 - 11:30 Zoom Video Communication Software Marie Geraldine Lea
13 Mon 1 Mar 2021   10:00 - 11:30 10:00 - 11:30 Zoom Video Communication Software Marie Geraldine Lea
14 Mon 8 Mar 2021   10:00 - 11:30 10:00 - 11:30 Zoom Video Communication Software Marie Geraldine Lea
15 Mon 15 Mar 2021   10:00 - 11:30 10:00 - 11:30 Zoom Video Communication Software Marie Geraldine Lea
Aims

Develop strategies for reading longer texts faster through close analysis, grammatical, stylistic commentary, and translation.

Related courses
Theme
CULP: Languages for Academic Purposes

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