2019-2020 Undergraduate Academic Catalog

Academic Catalog

French Major

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Degree Type Offered: B.A. Major

Requires the bachelor of arts degree. All majors must place at the advanced level on the world language placement test, or complete FREN-201–202 in order to begin the 30 hours of advanced work required in the major. Twenty-four hours of advanced work must be taken on campus. The remaining 6 credits may include study abroad courses. Consists of 30–36 hours, depending on placement: FREN-201 and FREN-202 or placement at the advanced level.

Both of the following :

FREN-310 Advanced Grammar and Composition

-and-

FREN-315 Creative Writing

One of the following :

FREN-320 Advanced Conversation & Diction

-or-

FREN-325 Art of Conversation

One of the following :

FREN-340 French Culture and Civilization

-or-

FREN-345 Modern French Cultures

One of the following :

FREN-401W Survey of French Literature I

-or-

FREN-402W Survey of French Literature II

One of the following :

FREN-403W Survey of Francophone Literature

-or-

FREN-300 Special Cultural Topics in English

-or-

FREN-308 Francophone Cultural Studies

And 6 credits of electives from FREN courses numbered 300 or above; plus 6 additional credits from study abroad or other French-language experience at the advanced level.