Practical Discourse Analysis in French
Course code
old course code
Course title in Estonian
Prantsuskeelsete tekstide diskursuse analüüs
Course title in English
Practical Discourse Analysis in French
ECTS credits
Assessment form
lecturer of 2022/2023 Autumn semester
lecturer not assigned
lecturer of 2022/2023 Spring semester
lecturer not assigned
Course aims
To create preconditions for
- - better understanding of French language corpora discussing it from socio-­cultural and linguistic aspects;
- - systematic approach of concepts, changes and dynamics in French speaking societies through its’ discourse analysis;
- - implementation of linguistic research tools in students’ research papers.
Brief description of the course
Content analysis and discourse analytic approaches to text and talk in French.
Learning outcomes in the course
Upon completing the course the student:
- has the ability to recognize socio-­cultural and linguistic aspects in French language corpora and to analyse it in a logic and clear way ;
- has the ability to read critically text and talk, to detect latent or invisible sociocultural processes, changes and dynamics in French speaking societies and to explain it through its’ discourse analysis;
- has the basic knowledge in content and discourse analysis in French;
- has the readiness to implement linguistic research tools in his/hers research papers.
Aleksandra Ljalikova
Prerequisite course 1