French: Final Year Dissertation - FR567

Location Term Level Credits (ECTS) Current Convenor 2018-19 2019-20
Canterbury Autumn and Spring
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6 30 (15) DR JE Fowler


Prerequisites for Joint Honours students:
Students must have achieved at least 60% average at Stage 2 and must be taking at least 90 credits of Culture and Literature in French, including FR567, across Stages 2 and 3.


This module is not available as a wild module



This module provides the opportunity to write a Dissertation (7,000 – 10,000 words) on an author or theme normally relating to one of the other French 'non-language' or 'content' modules being followed in the final year.


This module appears in:

Contact hours

Approx. 6 hours.

Method of assessment

100% Coursework

Preliminary reading

This will vary according to the topic chosen.

See the library reading list for this module (Canterbury)

See the library reading list for this module (Medway)

Learning outcomes

Students who successfully complete the module will:

1. undertake further research on an area with which they are familiar;
2. deepen analysis of an author, cultural theme or works, related to any stage three non-language module in French;
3. engage in independent research in the library collections and perhaps beyond;
4. have the opportunity for one-to-one discussion with an expert supervisor.

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