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French and Portuguese (Dual Honours)

Level 3  : A student shall take and pass 10 core courses on offer and 2 core courses (20 course units) listed

below; shall also take and pass a French oral course and a Portuguese oral course, and a Dissertation. A student must also have taken and passed 8 courses in Portuguese as a subsidiary subject at Levels 2 and 3.

Level Course Code Description Prerequisite Course Units Status

3

HFR0400 Commentary                                            10

Core

HFR0410 Literary Translation into English        10
HFR0420 Non-Literary Translation into French 10
HFR0430 Non-Literary Translation into English 10
HFR0440 Literary Translation into French 10
HFR0450 General Essay 10
HFR0460 Specialised Essay 10
HFR0470 French Literature 17th and 18th Centuries 10

HFR0480

French Literature 19th and 20th Centuries and

French for Commerce

10

HFR0390 Oral French 20
HPO0030/ HPO0040

Aspects of Portuguese Literature and History

before 1700

20

HPO0070/ HPO0080 History and Literature of Brazil and Portuguese Africa Portuguese Language:

10

HPO0130 Introduction to Essay and Prose Translation 10

HPO0140

Portuguese Language: Essay and Prose Translation

10

HPO0150

Translation of Non-Literary Passage into English

10

HPO0160 Translation of Literary Passage into English 10
HPO0390 Oral Portuguese 10

HFR0370/

HPO0370

Dissertation

40

Notes:

1.         A student may choose either a French or a Portuguese dissertation topic with the approval of the Department

2.         French papers (including the dissertation) shall be answered in French, except where specified in the rubric.

3.         A candidate taking the BA Honours Degree programme in French and Portuguese may be permitted to spend an intercalated period of twelve months prior to the final year as a language assistant in a French school or University, or in a Portuguese school or university.  In such cases, the Final (Level 3) Examination shall be taken during the fourth year of study.

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