FREN-111
Credit Hours:
4
Beginning French I
A comprehensive introductory course in French through the four basic skills: aural comprehension, speaking, reading and writing. Does not count as credit toward a major or minor. Conducted in French.
FREN-112
Credit Hours:
4
Beginning French II
A continuation in the development of the four basic skills: aural comprehension, speaking, reading and writing. Does not count as credit toward a major or minor. Conducted in French.
FREN-199
Credit Hours:
1-4
Introductory Topics in French
A general category used only in the evaluation of transfer credit.
FREN-211
Credit Hours:
4
Intermediate French
A completion of an overview of the structure of French. Emphasis placed on developing skills in speaking, writing, listening, and reading. Prerequisite: 112 or placement. Does not count as credit toward a major or minor. Conducted in French.
FREN-213
Credit Hours:
4
Conversation and Phonetics
Training and refining of all skills, with an emphasis on pronunciation and oral communication. Conducted in French. Prerequisite: 211 or placement.
FREN-214
Credit Hours:
4
Area Study - France
The course deals with the question: "What makes the French French?" by examining several aspects of French culture, such as child rearing and the process of socialization, the structure of the family and society, and symbolic behavior. The approach compares American and French cultures. Conducted in French. Prerequisite: 213 or equivalent.
FREN-215
Credit Hours:
4
Intermediate French Readings and Grammar
Students will read extensively from Francophone literary works and works of general culture while reviewing French grammar in detail. Conducted in French. Prerequisite: 213. May be taken concurrently with 213 or equivalent.
FREN-299
Credit Hours:
1-4
Topics in Intermediate French
A general category used only in the evaluation of transfer credit.
FREN-305
Credit Hours:
4
Advanced French Readings and Grammar
Approaches to comprehension and appreciation of literary texts through analysis and writing. Recommended as preparation for advanced work in French. Conducted in French. Prerequisite: 215 or equivalent.
FREN-311
Credit Hours:
4
Survey of French Literature I: From the Middle Ages through the 18th Century
Introduction to major literary and cultural movements and figures with readings from representative authors. Conducted in French. Prerequisite: 215 or 305 or equivalent.
FREN-312
Credit Hours:
4
Survey of Literature of French Expression: 19th and 20th Centuries
Introduction to major literary and cultural movements and figures with readings from representative authors. Conducted in French. Prerequisites: 215 or 305 or equivalent.
FREN-330
Credit Hours:
4
Texts in French: Themes
This course proposes the study of texts of French expression (taken in the broad definition, including the written text, film, music) through a theme such as Childhood Narratives in Francophone Caribbean Literature, Women Voices in Francophone Sub-Saharan Africa, Literary Children of the French Revolution, French Gastronomy, Maghrebi Immigration to France, Gide, etc. Conducted in French. Prerequisite: 305 or 311 or 312.
FREN-331
Credit Hours:
4
Texts in French: Genres
In this course, students will discuss and analyze texts of French expression (taken in the broad definition, including the written text, film, music) through the common thread of genre such as Novels, Theatre, Film, Short Stories, Poetry and Opera. Conducted in French. Prerequisite: 311 or 312.
FREN-361
Credit Hours:
1-4
Directed Study
FREN-362
Credit Hours:
1-4
Directed Study
FREN-363
Credit Hours:
1-4
Independent Study
FREN-364
Credit Hours:
1-4
Independent Study
FREN-399
Credit Hours:
1-4
Advanced Topics in French
A general category used only in the evaluation of transfer credit.
FREN-418
Credit Hours:
4
Seminar in French
Advanced study of special topics in language, literature or culture. Conducted in French. Prerequisite: one advanced course beyond 311-312. Must be taken in senior year.
FREN-451
Credit Hours:
4
Senior Research
FREN-452
Credit Hours:
4
Senior Research