A 10-week advanced class focused on discussing culture around the world using current news reports and articles. Students discuss current events, share ideas and converse on different cultural views. A special focus is made on pronunciation and grammar. Course taken at the Alliance Française de Denver.
A 5 week intensive course covering contemporary French theatre with a focus on Jean Anouilh’s Antigone. Course taken at the Alliance Française de Denver.
A comprehensive and analytical study of women authors of France from the Middle Ages to the present. Audit at DU, no credit.
Development of romanticism from Rousseau on with excerpts from Chateaubriand and romantic poets like Hugo and Vigny. The period of realism-naturalism will focus on novels each of Flaubert and Zola while the Symbolist School of poetry will be represented by Baudelaire, Verlaine and Rimbaud. 3 credits.
Topics explored include: French translation, history of the French language, French media, and conversation. 3 credits.
Study abroad program in Caen, France with courses in French language, history, literature, and linguistics. 6 credits.