2017-2018 / LROM0106-1

French Grammar


30h Th

Number of credits

 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

Units courses prerequisite and corequisite

Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program

Learning unit contents

The course systematically presents traditional concepts of grammatical analysis and apply them to the French language.

Learning outcomes of the learning unit

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

  • ability to analyse any French sentence using traditional grammatical analysis;
  • knowledge and mastery of the main grammar books describing French;
  • mastery of the grammatical spelling rules of French;
  • knowledge of the main oddities and exceptions in French.

Prerequisite knowledge and skills

Very good proficiency in French language.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Magistral teaching and discussions. 
Analysed are in the syllabus of LROM0063-1 Initiation à l'analyse textuelle (domaine français).
A tutor will help the students to prepare the discussions.

Mode of delivery (face-to-face ; distance-learning)

Teaching in the Q1. First meeting on 4th Oct. 2017, 1PM-3PM, room Kurth.
See: http://cipl82.philo.ulg.ac.be/horaires

Recommended or required readings



  • Grevisse, Maurice/Goosse, André. 1995. Nouvelle grammaire française. Bruxelles: De boeck/Duculot.
  • Grevisse, Maurice. 2010. Exercices de grammaire française. Bruxelles: De boeck/Duculot.

Assessment methods and criteria

Written examination.

Work placement(s)

Organizational remarks


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