2023-2024 / LROM0106-1

French grammatical analysis


30h Th

Number of credits

 Bachelor in ancient and modern languages and literatures5 crédits 
 Bachelor in French and Romance languages and literatures : general5 crédits 


Nicolas Mazziotta

Language(s) of instruction

French language

Organisation and examination

Teaching in the first semester, review in January


Schedule online

Units courses prerequisite and corequisite

Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program

Learning unit contents

The course systematically presents concepts of grammatical analysis and apply them to the French language by the means, a.o., of tree-like diagrams.

Learning outcomes of the learning unit

At the end of the course, students will have the following abilities:

  • ability to analyse any French sentence that is not especially problematic using grammatical analysis;
  • ability to express such an analysis by the means of conventional diagrams;
  • knowledge of the main structural issues in the description of French.

Prerequisite knowledge and skills

Very good proficiency in French language (C1).

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Magistral teaching and discussions. 
Additional practical sessions with a tutor.

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

Face-to-face course

Additional information:

The course is given in Q1, face to face (subject to change according to the health situation), 1PM-3PM, A4/S100.

First lecture: Wednesday 20/09/2023.

Recommended or required readings

Syllabus available on ecampus.

Any session :

- In-person

written exam ( open-ended questions )

- Remote

written exam ( open-ended questions )

- If evaluation in "hybrid"

preferred remote

Additional information:

Written examination.

Work placement(s)

Organisational remarks and main changes to the course


Teacher:Nicolas Mazziotta Phone: 04 366 53 82 Email: nicolas.mazziotta@uliege.be

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