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B.A. in French

Degree Requirements

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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; environmental studies (Envs 101); gender studies (G St 201, 301, 333, 350); philosophy; religion; Southern studies (S St 101, 102). In addition, gender studies courses that are cross-listed with African American studies, classical civilization, English, modern languages, philosophy, or religion courses will satisfy this requirement.
6 hrs social science 6 Successfully complete 6 semester hours in anthropology, economics, 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. Note that a student taking the required 6 hours of one subject (astronomy or physics) from the Department of Physics and Astronomy must take the remaining 3 hours from another department.
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 586: Twentieth-Century French Literature, Fr 361: French and Francophone Cinema, Fr 303: Conversation & Composition I, Fr 201: Intermediate French I, Fr 304: Conversation & Composition II, Fr 321: French Culture and Civilization, Fr 583: Seventeenth-Century French Literature, Fr 399: Special Topics, Fr 575: Topics in Applied French Linguistics, Fr 322: Contemporary French Culture, Fr 301: Lit Since 1800, Fr 530: 18Th Century Novel, Fr 307: Advanced Spoken French I, Fr 202: Second Year French, Fr 572: French Phonetics and Phonology, Fr 324: French Cuisine and Culture, Fr 561: Advanced French & Francophone Cinema, Fr 515: Novel in 19Th Century, Fr 299: Special Topics in French, Fr 521: 20Th Century Drama, Fr 524: Lit of 16Th Century, Fr 523: Lit of 16Th Century, Fr 309: Sur of French Lit, Fr 585: Nineteenth-Century French Literature, Fr 529: Lit of Enlightenment, Fr 598: Advanced French Study Abroad, Fr 398: Upper-Level French Study Abroad, Fr 311: Business French, Fr 391: Grad Rdg Know-French, Fr 331: Intro to Lit/Literary Analysis in French, Fr 519: 20Th Century Novel, Fr 589: The Environment in French Literature, Fr 330: Introduction to French Linguistics, Fr 580: Survey of French Theater, Fr 511: The 17th Century I, Fr 403: Adv Convers Comp, Fr 505: iterature Since 1900, Fr 390: Grad Rdg Know-French, Fr 308: Advanced Spoken French II, Fr 578: Survey of French Literature II, Fr 577: Survey of French Literature I, Fr 574: History of the French Language, Fr 359: A Hundred Years of French Cinema, Fr 541: French Studies, Special Topics, Fr 211: Intensive Intermediate French, Fr 362: Regional Identity in French Cinema, Fr 582: Medieval and Renaissance French Lit, Fr 593: Topics in Cultural Studies, Fr 301: Survey of French Lit, Fr 599: Special Topics, Fr 306: French Civilization, Fr 553: French Civil/Culture, Fr 508: Adv Grammar/Comp, Fr 551: Old French, Fr 571: Advanced Grammar and Composition, Fr 531: Sur-Fren Lyric Poetry, Fr 579: Survey of French Lyric Poetry, Fr 504: History of the French Language, Fr 513: The 17Th Century, Fr 298: Intermediate French Study Abroad, Fr 503: Phonetics and Spoken French, Fr 323: La Chanson Francophone, Fr 517: Drama in 19Th Century, Fr 302: Surv of French Lit, Fr 552: Old French, Fr 584: Eighteenth-Century French Literature, Fr 502: Survey of French Literature  II, Fr 587: Introduction to Francophone Literature, Fr 509: Middle French, Fr 507: Advanced Grammar and Composition I, Fr 325: The Francophone World, Fr 203: Convers & Comp, Fr 310: Sur of French Lit, Fr 501: Survey of French Literature I, Fr 506: iterature Since 1900
Overall Major GPA Please contact your academic advisor for grade point requirements.
Resident Major GPA Please contact your academic advisor for grade point requirements.
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