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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 Courses may be chosen from astronomy, biology, chemistry, geology, Liba 205, 205L, 150, 151, 315, 315L and physics. Two semesters of course work in one subject and one semester in a subject from another department are required. Each course must be a minimum of 3 credit hours. At least two of the courses taken must include laboratories.
Astr & Phys Can't be used together

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 585: Nineteenth-Century French Literature, Fr 586: Twentieth-Century French Literature, Fr 302: Surv of French Lit, Fr 524: Lit of 16Th Century, Fr 308: Advanced Spoken French II, Fr 584: Eighteenth-Century French Literature, Fr 391: Grad Rdg Know-French, Fr 331: Intro to Lit/Literary Analysis in French, Fr 202: Second Year French, Fr 579: Survey of French Lyric Poetry, Fr 505: iterature Since 1900, Fr 321: French Culture and Civilization, Fr 509: Middle French, Fr 515: Novel in 19Th Century, Fr 403: Adv Convers Comp, Fr 511: The 17th Century I, Fr 325: The Francophone World, Fr 574: History of the French Language, Fr 306: French Civilization, Fr 517: Drama in 19Th Century, Fr 598: Advanced French Study Abroad, Fr 507: Advanced Grammar and Composition I, Fr 301: Lit Since 1800, Fr 508: Adv Grammar/Comp, Fr 529: Lit of Enlightenment, Fr 599: Special Topics, Fr 575: Topics in Applied French Linguistics, Fr 501: Survey of French Literature I, Fr 311: Business French, Fr 551: Old French, Fr 322: Contemporary French Culture, Fr 323: La Chanson Francophone, Fr 572: French Phonetics and Phonology, Fr 390: Grad Rdg Know-French, Fr 330: Introduction to French Linguistics, Fr 309: Sur of French Lit, Fr 519: 20Th Century Novel, Fr 531: Sur-Fren Lyric Poetry, Fr 304: Conversation & Composition II, Fr 578: Survey of French Literature II, Fr 361: French and Francophone Cinema, Fr 571: Advanced Grammar and Composition, Fr 553: French Civil/Culture, Fr 299: Special Topics in French, Fr 211: Intensive Intermediate French, Fr 399: Special Topics, Fr 359: A Hundred Years of French Cinema, Fr 513: The 17Th Century, Fr 582: Medieval and Renaissance French Lit, Fr 303: Conversation & Composition I, Fr 310: Sur of French Lit, Fr 503: Phonetics and Spoken French, Fr 307: Advanced Spoken French I, Fr 580: Survey of French Theater, Fr 301: Survey of French Lit, Fr 362: Regional Identity in French Cinema, Fr 398: Upper-Level French Study Abroad, Fr 530: 18Th Century Novel, Fr 552: Old French, Fr 593: Topics in Cultural Studies, Fr 506: iterature Since 1900, Fr 583: Seventeenth-Century French Literature, Fr 502: Survey of French Literature  II, Fr 324: French Cuisine and Culture, Fr 523: Lit of 16Th Century, Fr 589: The Environment in French Literature, Fr 521: 20Th Century Drama, Fr 298: Intermediate French Study Abroad, Fr 587: Introduction to Francophone Literature, Fr 504: History of the French Language, Fr 203: Convers & Comp, Fr 561: Advanced French & Francophone Cinema, Fr 577: Survey of French Literature I, Fr 541: French Studies, Special Topics, Fr 201: Intermediate French I
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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