FREN 280

Advanced French Writing

The course is a workshop format to improve writing skills, vocabulary development, and an enhanced appreciation and sophisticated command of written French through a variety of texts and frequent writing exercises. Writing formats over the semester may include various styles such as, journalism, creative writing, essays, correspondence, reviews of film, art or books, and translation of French prose and poetry. The course will examine the rhetorical devices and techniques of descriptive, narrative, and argumentative writing, as well as explore some particularly advanced grammar points.

Prerequisites: FREN 202 or equivalent.