De Gaulle and Since: Topics in the Politics, Culture and Society of the Fifth Republic (1)
SCQF Level 9
Academic year(s): 2019-2020
SCOTCAT credits : 15
ECTS credits : 7
Level : SCQF Level 9
Taught entirely in French, this module explores through literary texts, but also films, press extracts and video documents, the politics, culture and society of the Fifth Republic instituted by Charles de Gaulle. Major themes include: wartime France (collaboration and resistance); the Algerian War; de Gaulle's political thought; the Constitution of the Fifth Republic.
Pre-requisite(s): Permission of the French Honours Adviser
Co-requisite(s): You must also take FR4164
Weekly contact: 1.5 hours and 1 surgery hour.
As used by St Andrews: 2-hour Written Examination = 60%, Coursework = 40%
Re-assessment: 2-hour Written Examination = 60%, Coursework = 40%
Module coordinator: Dr G P Bowd