French and Francophone Studies Minor

Area of Emphasis

Students must complete requirements in one of the following areas of emphasis:

  • French and Francophone Studies
  • French and Francophone Studies for Students Seeking Teaching Certification

French and Francophone Studies

Supporting Courses6
Intermediate French Language I
Intermediate French Language II
Upper-Level Courses12
Intermediate Composition and Conversation
Advanced French Conversation and Composition 1
Elective Courses (choose 6 credits):
Representative French Authors 1
Literary Themes 1
Advanced French Grammar and Translation
French Phonetics and Public Speaking
France Today
Le Monde Francophone
Business French
Independent Study (in advanced language, literature, or cultural studies; with adviser's consent)
Travel Course
Total Credits18

French and Francophone Studies for Students Seeking Teaching Certification 

This emphasis also requires:

  • Completion of the Education major.
  • 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 I
Intermediate French Language II
Upper-Level Courses18
Teaching Foreign Languages
Intermediate Composition and Conversation
Advanced French Conversation and Composition 1
Advanced French Grammar and Translation
French Phonetics and Public Speaking
Elective Courses (choose 3 credit upper-level course):
Total Credits24