FRAN 434

Medieval and Renaissance Theatre

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

Formerly: FREN 444

Medieval and Renaissance plays in the original. Through a selection of dramatic texts, students will explore the conditions of theatrical representations before theatres were built in stone. Farces, miracles, sotties and comedies will be placed in the context of religious holidays, Carnival, or school plays.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of FRAN 434, FREN 444.


Pre- or Co-requisites:

  • FRAN 310; or
  • permission of the department.

Undergraduate course in French offered by the Department of French in the Faculty of Humanities.

Summer Fall Spring

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