French Studies BA (secondary major)

Overview: 30.5 credit hours

Requirement 1:
Language &
Literature Core
(complete 3 courses)
FREN 321 – Advanced French, part 1
FREN 322 – Advanced French, part 2
FREN340 – Introduction to Literary Analysis
Requirement 2:
Civilization
(complete 2 courses)
FREN 361 – French Civilization from the Beginning to 1715
FREN 362 – French Civilization from 1715 to the Present
FREN 363 – Contemporary France and the Francophone World
Requirement 3:
(complete 5** courses)
FREN 317 – French and Italian Cinema
FREN 361* – French Civilization from the Beginning to 1715
FREN 362* – French Civilization from 1715 to the Present
FREN 363* – Contemporary France and the Francophone World
FREN 377 – Intro to French Language Teaching
FREN 399R – Academic Internship: French Language Field Experience
FREN 431 – Introduction to French Linguistics
FREN 432 – History of French
FREN 433 – Studies in French Linguistics
FREN 445 – Advanced Francophone Culture
FREN 452R – Studies in Period, Movement, and Theme
FREN 453R – Studies in Genre
FREN 454R – Studies in Author
FREN 455R – Studies in Literary Theory
FREN 456R – Francophone Studies
FREN 457R – Studies in French Culture
FREN 458R – Women in French and Francophone Literature
FREN 470R – Direct enrollment in French University
FREN 490R – Mentored Research in French
MSB 596R – Business Language
Requirement 4:FREN 495 – Senior Portfolio Capstone
(OPI and WPT included in capstone course)
* Only a course not used to fulfill requirement 2 can be counted as an elective.
** Students may substitute up to two approved courses from their primary major that are related to this French major. Each course must be approved by the French undergraduate advisor and will require a “French secondary major course substitution approval form” signed by the professor in their primary major.

The French secondary major fulfills the course requirements for the French Language Certificate.