Skip UM navigation Skip to Main Navigation


The Schools of Nursing and Pharmacy operate on both the Oxford and Jackson campuses. The Schools of Dentistry, Health Related Professionals and Medicine, and the Health Sciences Graduate School, are based in Jackson only. (Additional healthcare programs are available through the School of Applied Sciences on the Oxford campus.) Other than these exceptions, the schools above are on the Oxford campus.

B.A. in French

Degree Requirements

The academic regulations for this degree program, as entered in the University of Mississippi Catalog, are in effect for the current or selected academic year and semester. The University of Mississippi reserves the right to 1) change or withdraw courses; 2) change rules for registration, instruction, and graduation; and 3) change other regulations affecting the student body at any time.

General Education

Requirement Hours Description
First Year Writing I 3 Complete Hon 101, Writ 100 or Writ 101 with a passing grade.
First Year Writing II 3 Complete one of the following courses with a passing grade: Liba 102, Writ 102 or Hon 102.
6 hrs literature survey 6 Complete 6 hours of literature survey with a passing grade. Choose from the following courses: Eng 220, 221, 222, 223, 224, 225, or Eng 226.
6 hrs modern/ancient language 200+ 6 Successfully complete at least 6 hours at the 200 level or above in one modern or ancient language.
6 hrs history 6 Complete 6 hours in History (HST) course work with a passing grade.
3 hrs humanities 3 Successfully complete 3 hours in one of the following areas: African American Studies; classical civilization; Gender Studies 103, 201, 333, 311, 390; philosophy; religion; or Southern Studies 101, 102.
6 hrs social science 6 Successfully complete 6 semester hours in anthropology, economics, JOUR 101, political science, psychology or sociology.
3 hrs fine arts 3 Complete 3 hours in the area of fine or performing arts. Choose from art history, music, dance, and theatre arts. Studio and workshop courses cannot be used to satisfy this requirement. Acceptable freshman or sophommore-level courses are: AH 101, AH 102, AH 201, AH 202; Music 101, Music 102, Music 103, Music 104, Music 105; Dance 200; and Theatre 201.
3 hrs math 100+ 3 Successfully complete 3 hours of Math at the 100 level or above except for Math 245 and Math 246.
9-12 hrs science 9 Complete a full year of science course work in one subject area (6-8 hrs) and complete 3 credit hours in a subject area from another department. Courses may be chosen from the departments of Biology, Chemistry and Biochemistry, Geology and Geological Engineering, or Physics and Astronomy.
2 associated science labs 2 Successfully complete at least two science laboratory courses.

Major Requirements

Requirement Hours Description
Fr 303 3 Fr 303: Conversation & Composition I
Fr 304 3 Fr 304: Conversation & Composition II
Fr 331 3 Fr 331: Intro to Lit/Literary Analysis in French
French residency hrs 12 Student must earn at least 12 hours of their major courses in residence. Beginning with the fall of 2007 semester, grades lower than a C in modern language courses will not be counted toward the major or minor in modern languages.
Fr electives 21 Fr 572: French Phonetics and Phonology, Fr 575: Topics in Applied Linguistics, Fr 309: Sur of French Lit, Fr 578: Survey of French Literature II, Fr 308: Advanced Spoken French II, Fr 598: Graduate French Study Abroad, Fr 586: Twentieth-Century French Literature, Fr 391: Grad Rdg Know-French, Fr 321: French culture and civilization, Fr 299: Special Topics in French, Fr 519: 20Th Century Novel, Fr 551: Old French, Fr 580: Survey of French Theater, Fr 304: Conversation & Composition II, Fr 323: La Chanson Francophone, Fr 511: The 17th Century I, Fr 524: Lit of 16Th Century, Fr 298: Intermediate French Study Abroad, Fr 403: Adv Convers Comp, Fr 310: Sur of French Lit, Fr 359: A Hundred Years of French Cinema, Fr 529: Lit of Enlightenment, Fr 521: 20Th Century Drama, Fr 501: Survey of French Literature I, Fr 577: Survey of French Literature I, Fr 553: French Civil/Culture, Fr 583: Seventeenth-Century French Literature, Fr 508: Adv Grammar/Comp, Fr 324: French Cuisine and Culture, Fr 322: Contemporary French Culture, Fr 390: Grad Rdg Know-French, Fr 325: The Francophone World, Fr 399: Special Topics, Fr 523: Lit of 16Th Century, Fr 203: Convers & Comp, Fr 361: French and Francophone Cinema, Fr 587: Introduction to Francophone Literature, Fr 506: iterature Since 1900, Fr 202: Second Year French, Fr 530: 18Th Century Novel, Fr 507: Advanced Grammar and Composition I, Fr 552: Old French, Fr 502: Survey of French Literature  II, Fr 515: Novel in 19Th Century, Fr 504: History of the French Language, Fr 301: Lit Since 1800, Fr 398: Advanced Study Abroad, Fr 303: Conversation & Composition I, Fr 582: Medieval and Renaissance French Lit, Fr 571: Advanced Grammar and Composition, Fr 211: Intensive Intermediate French, Fr 331: Intro to Lit/Literary Analysis in French, Fr 574: History of the French Language, Fr 201: Intermediate French I, Fr 584: Eighteenth-Century French Literature, Fr 362: Regional Identity in French Cinema, Fr 503: Phonetics and Spoken French, Fr 306: French Civilization, Fr 505: iterature Since 1900, Fr 311: Business French, Fr 513: The 17Th Century, Fr 307: Advanced Spoken French I, Fr 593: Topics in Cultural Studies, Fr 301: Survey of French Lit, Fr 599: Special Topics, Fr 302: Surv of French Lit, Fr 531: Sur-Fren Lyric Poetry, Fr 585: Nineteenth-Century French Literature, Fr 509: Middle French, Fr 589: The Environment in French Literature, Fr 561: Advanced French & Francophone Cinema, Fr 579: Survey of French Lyric Poetry, Fr 330: Introduction to French Linguistics, Fr 517: Drama in 19Th Century, Fr 541: French Studies, Special Topics
Overall Major GPA Please contact your academic advisor for grade point requirements.
Resident Major GPA Please contact your academic advisor for grade point requirements.
The policies and regulations contained in this online University of Mississippi Catalog are in effect for the current or selected semester. The catalog is not a contract, but rather a guide for the convenience of students. The University of Mississippi reserves the right to 1) change or withdraw courses; 2) change the fees, rules, and schedules for admission, registration, instruction, and graduation; and 3) change other regulations affecting the student body at any time. Implicit in each student’s enrollment with the university is an agreement to comply with university rules and regulations, which the university may modify to exercise properly its educational responsibility.