2023-2024 / LGER0029-2

Study of Modern Dutch Literature 1


30h Th, 30h Pr

Number of credits

 Bachelor in modern languages and literatures : German, Dutch and English5 crédits 
 Bachelor in modern languages and literatures : general5 crédits 
 Master in multilingual communication (120 ECTS)10 crédits 


Kris Steyaert

Language(s) of instruction

Dutch language

Organisation and examination

All year long, with partial in January


Schedule online

Units courses prerequisite and corequisite

Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program

Learning unit contents

Introduction to narratological discourse and literary terminology. Analysis of prose texts and poetry written by modern Flemish and Dutch authors

Learning outcomes of the learning unit

(1) Acquisition of analytical skills required to decode and interpret poems and prose texts and (2) improvement of proficiency in Dutch

Prerequisite knowledge and skills

The course is taught in Dutch. Language level required (Dutch): Intermediate (B1+)

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

2 essays

Mode of delivery (face to face, distance learning, hybrid learning)


Recommended or required readings

Reading list will be made available in due course

Exam(s) in session

Any session

- In-person

written exam ( open-ended questions ) AND oral exam

Additional information:

The mark of the midterm exam in January will count for 20% of the June final mark if > or = 10/20 (the mark will have no effect on the final grade if it is lower than 10/20). The final exam for this course is cumulative.

Work placement(s)

Organisational remarks and main changes to the course


Prof. Kris STEYAERT, Littérature néerlandaise, Département de Langues modernes, E-mail: kris.steyaert@uliege.be
Assistant Marie VIÉRIN, Tel.: 04 366 53 70, E-mail: marie.vierin@uliege.be

Association of one or more MOOCs