This major in the Modern Languages Department helps students to develop oral and written French language and culture skills that, combined with preparation in related disciplines, lead to a wide variety of career options.
Student Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this program, students will be able to:
Students will be able to comprehend and produce written and spoken French at a level commensurate with the advanced low level or higher as described in the current ACTFL Proficiency Guidelines.
Students will be able to analyze, interpret, and compare literary, artistic, and cultural texts in French within different francophone cultures.
Program Standard Grade Point Average
The major GPA is calculated by all courses identified in the college catalog as required for the major. In addition, this program has an established program standard GPA which may be used to determine progress in the program.
Program Standard GPA
Minimum GPA of 2.0 in FRE 300-599
French Major Requirements
30 credits in FRE 300-599
A. Required French Courses:
30 credit hours of FRE courses at the 300 level or above. At least 15 credit hours must be from the following group of courses focusing on literature and culture:
Note: At least six credit hours must be at the 400-level or above.