Number of credits
|Master in French and Romance languages and literatures : general (120 ECTS)||5 crédits|
Language(s) of instruction
Organisation and examination
Teaching in the second semester
Units courses prerequisite and corequisite
Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program
Learning unit contents
Attention : no course in 2017-2018.
This course introduces the student to linguistic variation, particularly to one of the axes of this variation (diatopical), and initiates him to the methods of the linguistics of variety by studying the "regional Frenches" of France, Belgium, Switzerland and Quebec.
Learning outcomes of the learning unit
Prerequisite knowledge and skills
Basis notions in general linguistics and French linguistics.
Planned learning activities and teaching methods
Mode of delivery (face-to-face ; distance-learning)
Recommended or required readings
Recommended readings at the beginning of the course and during the year.
Assessment methods and criteria
The examination is the oral presentation of a report done by the student (alone or in group)
Attention: this course is given during even years.
Professor: Marie-Guy Boutier