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French and Francophone Studies Emphasis for Students Seeking Teaching Certification

This disciplinary emphasis also requires:1

  • Admission to the Education Program.
  • Completion of the interdisciplinary major in Education.
  • An oral proficiency exam successfully completed before student can be approved for student teaching.
  • Student is required to spend an appropriate period of time in a country where French is spoken or participate in an approved immersion program.
Supporting Courses6
Intermediate French Language II
Intermediate French Conversation and Composition
Upper-Level Courses18
Teaching Foreign Languages
Advanced French Conversation and Composition 2
Representative French Authors 2
Advanced French Grammar and Translation
French Phonetics and Public Speaking
Elective Courses (choose 3 credits):
France Today
Le Monde Francophone
Total Credits24

French and Francophone studies is a disciplinary major. If the teaching emphasis in the minor is completed, the interdisciplinary requirement is met for degree completion.


Some upper-level courses are repeatable for credit when course topic varies.  See adviser.