(36-48 credits)

The major program in French language, literature and culture is offered for students in liberal arts or elementary education programs. Students are admitted to the major upon completion of Intermediate French or placement.

Basic Language Courses (12 Credits) 1
FRN101Elementary French I 3
FRN102Elementary French II 3
FRN201Intermediate French I 3
FRN202Intermediate French II 3
Required Courses (27 Credits)
FRN301French Comp and Conver 1 4
FRN302French Comp and Convers 2 4
FRN319French Civilization 4
FRN320Francophone Cultures 4
FRN375French Literature before 1800 4
FRN376Frnch/Franc Lit Aft 1800 4
FRN401Advanced French Composition & Conversation I3
or FRN402
Advanced French Composition & Conversation II
Electives (9 Credits)
Each major candidate is required to complete, by advisement, three courses in French at the 400 level or equivalent.9
Total Credits48

Students with prior training or experience in French may obtain waivers for one or more of the basic language courses listed above, after consultation with the Department of Languages, Literatures & Cultures. Any waivers obtained will reduce the total credits required to complete the major. (At least 36 credits are required.)