Study Programmes 2017-2018
WARNING : 2016-2017 version of the course specifications
Regional variations of French, especially in Belgium
Duration :
30h Th
Number of credits :
Master in French and Romance languages and literatures : general (120 ECTS)5
Lecturer :
Marie-Guy Boutier
Language(s) of instruction :
French language
Organisation and examination :
Teaching in the second semester
Units courses prerequisite and corequisite :
Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program
Learning unit contents :
Attention : no course in 2017-2018.
This course introduces the student to linguistic variation, particularly to one of the axes of this variation (diatopical), and initiates him to the methods of the linguistics of variety by studying the "regional Frenches" of France, Belgium, Switzerland and Quebec.
Learning outcomes of the learning unit :
Cf. Evaluation
Prerequisite knowledge and skills :
Basis notions in general linguistics and French linguistics.
Planned learning activities and teaching methods :
Mode of delivery (face-to-face ; distance-learning) :
See :
Recommended or required readings :
Recommended readings at the beginning of the course and during the year.
Assessment methods and criteria :
The examination is the oral presentation of a report done by the student (alone or in group)
Work placement(s) :
Organizational remarks :
Attention: this course is given during even years.
Contacts :
Professor: Marie-Guy Boutier