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The French Novel (1900–1950)

Enrolment code: HEF323

Offered: not offered in 2003

Special note: offered every third year; next offered 2005

Unit description:

Offers a detailed study of three outstanding 20th-century authors, Mauriac, Sartre and Camus, who remain highly relevant to contemporary thinking. The unit raises issues such as the quest for authenticity, the oppressiveness of traditional structures and the call to involvement in the existential struggle. Each author is studied within his historical and cultural setting.

Staff Dr A Hafez-Ergaut For information on staff, turn to relevant Faculty website University phone and email search phone    email
Unit weight 12.5% To see normal University Admission requirements
Teaching pattern 2x1-hr seminars weekly Timetable
Prerequisites HEF201 or equiv  
Assessment mode tutorial presentation and 500-word paper in French (20%), 1,500-word essay in French (30%), 3-hr exam in Nov (50%) Examinations timetable (Users will need to know their login name (POP account) and password)
Required texts etc Mauriac F, Thérèse Desqueyroux, Folio
Sartre JP, La nausée, Folio
Camus A, La peste, Folio
Library Catalogue
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Majors: [Discipline and school information] French  
Courses Diploma in Languages
Bachelor of Arts (See also combined degrees)
Graduate Diploma in Languages
Faculty website Faculty of Arts  
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