French Major, Bachelor of Arts (BA)

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The 45-credit major requires the completion of a minor.

Required Courses
FREN 201FRENCH GRAMMAR AND COMPOSITION5
FREN 202FRENCH GRAMMAR AND COMPOSITION5
FREN 203FRENCH GRAMMAR AND COMPOSITION5
FREN 310ADVANCED GRAMMAR AND COMPOSITION4
FREN 320FRENCH CIVILIZATION AND CULTURE I4
or FREN 321 FRENCH CIVILIZATION AND CULTURE II
FREN 330INTRODUCTION TO FRENCH LITERATURE4
Choose from the following9
17TH CENTURY FRENCH LITERATURE AND CULTURE
18TH CENTURY FRENCH LITERATURE AND CULTURE
19TH CENTURY FRENCH LITERATURE AND CULTURE
WORKSHOP, SHORT COURSE, CONFERENCE, SEMINAR
EXPERIMENTAL COURSE
Electives9
FRENCH CONVERSATION
FRENCH CONVERSATION
FRENCH CIVILIZATION AND CULTURE II
EXPERIMENTAL COURSE
WORKSHOP, SHORT COURSE, CONFERENCE, SEMINAR
Total Credits45

The 60-credit major does not require the completion of a minor.

Required Courses
FREN 201FRENCH GRAMMAR AND COMPOSITION5
FREN 202FRENCH GRAMMAR AND COMPOSITION5
FREN 203FRENCH GRAMMAR AND COMPOSITION5
FREN 310ADVANCED GRAMMAR AND COMPOSITION4
FREN 320FRENCH CIVILIZATION AND CULTURE I4
or FREN 321 FRENCH CIVILIZATION AND CULTURE II
FREN 330INTRODUCTION TO FRENCH LITERATURE4
Electives: choose courses above FREN 300.33
Total Credits60

For information on General Education, see Undergraduate Degree .

Student Learning Outcomes—students will

  • demonstrate proficiency in the oral language skills of listening and speaking;
  • demonstrate proficiency in writing and reading;
  • demonstrate knowledge of major themes, genres, movements in the history of the literature of the language culture under study;
  • demonstrate an understanding of the interconnectedness of language, culture, history and literature;
  • apply knowledge of the historical background of the language culture under study; show conversance in contemporary issues political, economic, social and artistic;
  • demonstrate knowledge of the customs and idioms of the language culture under study in order to be able to respond to everyday situations in appropriate ways.