Oct 27, 2021  
2019-2020 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Languages and Cultures, B.A.: French Concentration


About the Languages and Cultures Bachelor’s Programs


The Bachelor of Arts in Languages and Cultures consists of 33 hours at the 2000-level and above, including CMLL 2305 . As part of the required hours, each of the degree’s five concentrations must include the following:

  • Classics – A minimum of 6 hours of two 4000-level Classics courses (6 hours)
  • French – A minimum of four 4000-level French courses (12 hours)
  • German – A minimum of four 4000-level German courses (12 hours)
  • Russian Language and Area Studies – A minimum of two 4000-level Russian courses (6 hours)
  • Chinese Language and Area Studies – A minimum of two 4000-level Chinese courses (6 hours) including CHIN 3305  and CHIN 3306  
  • American Sign Language/English Interpretation – A minimum of three 4000-level American Sign Language courses: ASL 4301 , ASL 4331 , and ASL 4332.

Students must make a C or better in departmental courses to be eligible for graduation

Communication Literacy Requirement. Students with a concentration in Classics must complete CLAS 4310  and two Communication Literacy (CL) courses from GRK 2302 , LAT 2302 , CLAS 3320 , and CLAS 3330 .

Students with a concentration in French must complete three CL courses from FREN 3302 , FREN 4315 , FREN 4317 , and FREN 4322 . The department requires students with a minor in French to take one CL course.

Students with a concentration in German must complete three CL courses from GERM 3301 , GERM 3303 , GERM 3304 , GERM 3306 , GERM 4303 , and GERM 4305 . The department requires students with a minor in German to take one CL course.

Students with a concentration in Russian Language and Area Studies must complete three CL courses: RUSN 3305  (in residence), RUSN 4301 , and RUSN 4302 .

Students with a concentration in Chinese Language and Area Studies must complete three CL courses (in residence): CHIN 3305  (repeatable with different content), CHIN 3306 , and CHIN 4306 .

Students with a concentration in American Sign Language/English Interpretation must complete three CL courses (in residence): ASL 3312 , ASL 3320 , and ASL 4301 .

 

Communication Literacy Courses


Students with a concentration in French must complete three Communication Literacy (CL) courses from FREN 3302 , FREN 4315 , FREN 4317 , and FREN 4322 . The department requires students with a minor in French to take one CL course.

Recommended Sample Curriculum


First Year


Fall


Total: 15

Spring


Total: 15

Second Year


Fall


Total: 15

Spring


Total: 15

Third Year


Fall


Total: 16

Spring


  • 3 Semester Credit Hours
  • FREN 3000- or 4000-level 3 Semester Credit Hours
  • Life & Physical Science Elective 4 Semester Credit Hours*
  • Creative Arts Elective 3 Semester Credit Hours*
  • Minor (2000-level) 3 Semester Credit Hours*
Total: 16

Fourth Year


Fall


  • FREN 4000-level Elective 3 Semester Credit Hours
  • Minor (3000-level) 6 Semester Credit Hours
  • Free Elective 3 Semester Credit Hours*
  • Personal Fitness and Wellness 1 Semester Credit Hours*
Total: 13

Spring


  • FREN 4000-level Elective 3 Semester Credit Hours
  • Minor (4000-level) 3 Semester Credit Hours
  • Free Elective 3 Semester Credit Hours*
  • Creative Arts Elective 3 Semester Credit Hours*
  • Multicultural Elective 3 Semester Credit Hours*
Total: 15

Total Hours: 120


* Refer to the General Degree Requirements of Arts and Sciences  for a complete list of qualifying courses.

A summer or semester of study abroad is strongly recommended. Please consult the undergraduate advisor for a list of suggested programs.