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Majors and More

World Languages

Bachelor of Arts in Modern Languages - French

General Education


Semester Hours

ACAD 101 Principles of the Learning Academy


Shared Skills and Proficiencies
Writing and Critical Thinking    
   WRIT 101 Composition


   HMXP 102      Human Experience 3
   CRTW 201 Critical Reading, Thinking & Writing


    Oral Communication Met in major with FREN 202 0
    Technology See approved list; may be met with another requirement 0-3
    Intensive Writing See approved list; may be met with another requirement 0-3
    Constitution Requirement See approved list; may be met with another requirement 0-3
    Physical Activity See approved list; 1
Thinking Critically Across Disciplines*    
Global Perspectives See approved list; could be met in major


Historical Perspectives See approved list


Introducing Students to Broad Disciplinary Perspectives*


Social Science See approved list; must include 2 designators


Humanities and Arts See approved list; must include 2 designators; could be partially met in major


Quantitative Skills and Natural Science* (3 courses) 9-12
Quantitative Skills See approved list (3-8)
Natural Science See approved list; must include one lab science.  [If 2 courses taken, must
be in 2 different groups:  Life, Physical ,Earth]


Subtotal   29-50
*No more than two courses in the major may count toward requirements in these areas  
Requirements in Major


FREN 102 or 112 Elementary French II or Accelerated Elementary French II


FREN 201, 202 Intermediate French I & II


FREN 250 Intermediate Composition and Conversation


 Select one course from the following:
    FREN 306 French for Business 3
    FREN 310 Advanced Grammar and Composition I  
    FREN 313 Advanced French Conversation 3
    FREN 351 Phonetics 3
    FREN 380 Introduction to Translation 3
    FREN 405 Topics in Adv French Language 3
    FREN 410 Advanced Grammar & Comp II 3
FREN 499 Proficiency Exam 0
FREN electives above 202 (may include MLAN 330A or 530A) 15


General Electives  




Not more than 36 hours in any one subject designator may be applied toward the major for a BA degree.

For additional degree requirements, please visit the Degree Requirements page.

Last Updated: 6/15/20