French & Francophone Films
This online graduate-level course offers an introduction to the essential films of French and Francophone cultures focusing on the first silent films, the Nouvelle Vague, Sub-Saharan Francophone cinema, and the French “Banlieue” Culture films. Historical circumstances will be taken into account so that the student is able to understand what films reveal about the products, practices, and perspectives of French and Francophone cultures. In addition to discovering the cultural and historical background in relation to cinema, students will design a unit lesson plan that appropriately incorporates course material into the L2 French classroom. Three (3) credits. Taught in French by Dr. Alexandra Shaeffer.
Course Dates: Sept. 9 - Oct. 20, 2019 (fall)
Sale ends 30 days before a course begins.