The "Nouveau Roman"

Course Information
TitleΤο νέο μυθιστόρημα / The "Nouveau Roman"
Title in FrenchLe nouveau roman
CodeΚΕ-ΛΟΓ-08
FacultyPhilosophy
SchoolFrench Language and Literature
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate, 2nd / Postgraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter/Spring
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID280006410

Programme of Study: UPS of French Language and Literature (2010-today)

Registered students: 17
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreElective CoursesWinter/Spring-5

Class Information
Academic Year2016 – 2017
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Total Hours39
Class ID
600053162
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • French (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
-Students will become familiar with the evolution, terminology and techniques of the New Novel -They will get to know each author's style
General Competences
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an international context
  • Appreciate diversity and multiculturality
  • Demonstrate social, professional and ethical commitment and sensitivity to gender issues
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
This course concerns the authors that represent the French “Nouveau Roman” (late 50ies to the 90ies), such as Alain Robbe-Grillet, Marguerite Duras, Michel Butor, etc. Techniques, characteristics, etc. will be studied through various short extracts.
Keywords
new novel, narrative, techniques
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Multimedia
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Description
Quite often, during or after class, projections of various films, film extracts, interviews, etc., based on "New Novels" take place.
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures130.5
Reading Assigment261.0
Exams863.4
Total1255
Student Assessment
Description
Evaluation: 40% oral presentation, on the day of the examination, of a subject from a "New Novel" book (chosen previously after consulting the professor)+ 60% oral examination of various literary subjects studied during the academic term.
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Oral Exams (Formative, Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Λίζα Μαμακούκα, "Instantanes et jeux de miroirs". Les enjeux narratifs d'une autobiographie insolite:Les Romanesques d'Alain Robbe-Grillet.
Additional bibliography for study
Διάφορα κείμενα συγγραφέων του Νέου Μυθιστορήματος.
Last Update
24-11-2016