FREB46H3 History of the French Language

An introduction to the origin and development of French, from the Latin of the Gauls to current varieties of the language. The course examines the internal grammatical and phonological history undergone by the language itself as well as the external history which includes ethnic, social, political, technological, and cultural changes.

Prerequisite: 
Exclusion: 

FRE273H, FRE372H, FRE373H

Breadth Requirements: 
Arts, Literature & Language