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2015-2016 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

French General Program (BA)

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Foreign Languages and Literatures Department  

Prerequisite. Completion of FRN 212  or equivalent proficiency as demonstrated by examination.


  1. Twenty-eight credits in French beyond the level of FRN 212 , to include the following:
    1. FRN 291 , FRN 301 FRN 303 , FRN 309 , FRN 310 , FRN 311 , FRN 314  (19 credits). 
    2. At least nine additional credits in French language and/or literature with a maximum of 3 credits from FFS courses.
  2. All requirements of the College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) Bachelor of Arts  degree, including General Education requirements  and additional BA distribution requirements. 

Cognate Requirements.

  1. A western civilization or equivalent history course approved by the advisor and a course in French history.
  2. A course in English or comparative literature to be approved by the advisor.

Prospective majors who enter with a substantial part of their introductory language completed in high school and those who intend to do graduate work in French are strongly advised to begin a second language as early as possible in their college programs.

Students in this program are strongly encouraged to study in a French-speaking country. See faculty advisors for recommendations of foreign study programs.

Minimum Credits For the Degree. 120 credits


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