Thunder Bay • Orillia

Type E: Indigenous Content - French Canadian Literature

French 3603 French Canadian Literature
An introduction to major authors of the French-Canadian canon, through the reading and analysis of texts by iconic novelists, poets, playwrights and essayists. Structured around the history, politics, and literary developments of various French-speaking communities of Canada, such as Quebec, Ontario, Acadia, and the West. Particular attention will also be paid to the experiences of specific minority groups within the French-Canadian community—most notably those of women and Indigenous communities, whose intersectional experiences may differ from those of the Allocthones.
Credit Weight: 1.0
Prerequisite(s): Third year standing in French*
Cross-List(s): Women Studies 3603
Offering: 3-0; 3-0
Notes: *Third Year Standing in French: For admission to 3rd and 4th year level courses, students must have completed French 2201 and one FCE in French at the 2nd year level, with a minimum mark of 60% in French 2201 and a minimum overall average of 60% in the French courses.
Course Classifications:
  • Type A: Humanities
  • Type E: Indigenous Content