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School of Human and Social Sciences and Cultural Heritage
EUROPEAN AND AMERICAN LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES
Course unit
FRANCOPHONE LITERATURES B 2
SUP6076639, A.A. 2017/18

Information concerning the students who enrolled in A.Y. 2016/17

Information on the course unit
Degree course Second cycle degree in
EUROPEAN AND AMERICAN LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES
LE0613, Degree course structure A.Y. 2016/17, A.Y. 2017/18
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Number of ECTS credits allocated 6.0
Type of assessment Mark
Course unit English denomination FRANCOPHONE LITERATURES B 2
Department of reference Department of Linguistic and Literary Studies
E-Learning website https://elearning.unipd.it/scienzeumane/course/view.php?idnumber=2017-LE0613-000ZZ-2016-SUP6076639-N0
Mandatory attendance No
Language of instruction French
Branch PADOVA
Single Course unit The Course unit can be attended under the option Single Course unit attendance
Optional Course unit The Course unit can be chosen as Optional Course unit

Lecturers
Teacher in charge ANNA BETTONI L-LIN/03

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Course unit code Course unit name Teacher in charge Degree course code
LE05104563 FRANCOPHONE LITERATURE ANNA BETTONI LE0613

ECTS: details
Type Scientific-Disciplinary Sector Credits allocated
Educational activities in elective or integrative disciplines L-LIN/03 French Literature 6.0

Course unit organization
Period Second semester
Year 2nd Year
Teaching method frontal

Type of hours Credits Teaching
hours
Hours of
Individual study
Shifts
Lecture 6.0 42 108.0 No turn

Calendar
Start of activities 26/02/2018
End of activities 01/06/2018
Show course schedule 2019/20 Reg.2018 course timetable

Examination board
Board From To Members of the board
7 1819 01/10/2018 30/11/2019 BETTONI ANNA (Presidente)
MARANGONI ALESSANDRA (Membro Effettivo)
PIVA MARIKA (Membro Effettivo)
HENROT GENEVIEVE MARIE (Supplente)
2 1718 01/10/2017 30/11/2018 BETTONI ANNA (Presidente)
MARANGONI ALESSANDRA (Membro Effettivo)
PIVA MARIKA (Membro Effettivo)
HENROT GENEVIEVE MARIE (Supplente)
1 1617 01/10/2016 30/11/2017 BETTONI ANNA (Presidente)
MARANGONI ALESSANDRA (Membro Effettivo)
PIVA MARIKA (Membro Effettivo)
HENROT GENEVIEVE MARIE (Supplente)

Syllabus
Prerequisites: A sufficient knowledge of both oral and written French; the course is taught in French.
Target skills and knowledge: An overview of the Francophonie from both diachronic and synchronic perspectives, the knowledge of some literary examples, the ability to conduct a critical reflection on the themes of the course starting from the analysis of the texts.
Examination methods: Oral examination. It is possible to write a personal essay in French on a question concerning one aspect of the course.
Assessment criteria: Knowledge appropriation, the ability to analyse texts, the quality of argumentation and of personal in-depth analysis.
Course unit contents: “Once upon a time, elsewhere, but always in French”
1. Perspectives on the Francophonie (21 h.)
2. Some francophone rewriting of Fairy Tales (42 h.)
Starting from an introduction to the Francophonie and the different approaches to French literatures, the course will approach the question of the contemporary rewriting of some Fairy Tales. A particular attention will be paid to the appropriation and the reversal of plot, characters and context in the texts of some authors from different francophone cultural areas.
Planned learning activities and teaching methods: Course in French comporting text analysis, critical perspectives, thematic studies.
Specialist lectures: Ilaria Vitali, Cyrille François
Additional notes about suggested reading: Handouts will be available on Moodle, where students will also find information on critical studies.
Info: marika.piva@unipd.it
Textbooks (and optional supplementary readings)
  • Blais, Marie-Claire, <<La >>belle beteMarie-Claire Blais. Quebec: Boreal, 1991. Cerca nel catalogo
  • Condé, Maryse, La Belle et la Bête. Une version guadeloupienne. Paris: Larousse, 2013. Cerca nel catalogo