Document

Undergraduate French Minor Hidden

Section 1

French Minor

A NEW CURRICULUM FOR THE FRENCH MINOR IS IN EFFECT AS OF FALL 2016. STUDENTS INTERESTED IN MINORING IN FRENCH SHOULD FOLLOW THIS CURRICULUM. IF YOU HAVE TAKEN FR 205 AND/OR FR 207 AND/OR FR 213, BUT NOT ANY OTHER FRENCH COURSE WITH A 200-LEVEL RUBRIC OR HIGHER, YOU SHOULD FOLLOW THIS NEW CURRICULUM.

YOU ARE ALSO STRONGLY ADVISED TO CONSULT WITH PROF. ALAIN FRESCO, DIRECTOR OF UNDERGRADUATE STUDIES, BEFORE ENROLLING FOR FALL 2016 CLASSES.

STUDENTS WHO HAVE TAKEN FR 208, FR 209 AND/OR FR 210 BEFORE FALL 2016 SHOULD COMPLETE THE "OLD" MINOR (SEE BELOW).

New Requirements as of Fall 2016: 20 hours of course work distributed as outlined below:

  • FR 207: Writing and Grammar Workshop (3)
  • FR 211: Introduction to Literary Studies (3)
  • FR 212: Introduction to Cultural Analysis (3)

    Select one of the following:
    (2)
  • FR 205: Oral French
  • or
  • FR 213: French Phonetics

    Select one of the following: (3)
  • FR 335: French Cultural History to 1789
  • or
  • FR 336: French Cultural History 1789-1968
  • or
  • FR 337: Contemporary France

    In addition:
  • Two courses at the 300 or 400 level in any of the following: French language and tanslation, business, cinema, culture, linguistics, literature and media.(6)

STUDENTS WHO HAVE TAKEN FR 208, FR 209 AND/OR FR 210 BEFORE FALL 2016 SHOULD COMPLETE THE "OLD" MINOR THAT WILL BE PHASED OUT 2016-17. STUDENTS ARE STRONGLY ADVISED TO CONSULT WITH PROF. ALAIN FRESCO, DIRECTOR OF UNDERGRADUATE STUDIES, BEFORE ENROLLING FOR FALL 2016 CLASSES.

Requirements: 22 hours of course work distributed as outlined below:

  • FR 205: Oral French (2)
  • FR 207: Grammar and Comp. (3)
  • FR 208: Critical Writing & Reading in French Literature and Culture (3)
  • FR 209: Introduction to French Literature I1(3)
  • FR 210: Introduction to French Literature II (3)
  • FR 213: French Phonetics (2)
  • FR 435: French Civilization I or FR 436: French Civilization II (3)
  • one other 300 or 400 level French course (3)