French Minor
Major in Foreign Language

Minor in French

School of Arts and Sciences

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French is of particular interest to those studying the civilizations and current affairs of Canada, Europe, and Africa. For its cultural and practical value, the study of French generally is recommended to all prospective graduate students and to students in certain career and liberal arts areas (e.g., international business, international studies, philosophy, government and politics, and education).

Total credit hours required for minor: 15

Prerequisite: French 202 or equivalent.

Course Credit Hours
Required Courses
French 237 French Conversation and Grammar Review 3
French 288 Intro to French Literature 3
French 300 Topics 3
French 311 French Film 3
French 327 Spoken French 3
French 337 Adv. French Comp and Grammar 3
French 347 French Civilization and Culture 3
French 388 Masterpieces of French Literature 3
French 490 Independent Study 3
Related Requirements
One of the following courses: 3
Anthropology/English 351 Language and Culture  
English 318 Introduction to Linguistics  
History 266 Modern Europe  
Government and Politics 271 European Politics  


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