2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    May 21, 2022  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog

French (B.A.)


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Major Requirements


French majors complete a minimum of 120 credits to earn a bachelor’s degree: 49-51 credits of core courses (see page 45  ), 36-44 elective credits, and 33 credits (11 courses) in their major.

Plus:


Elective French courses at or above FRN-245 as needed to complete 11 courses with at least one course at or above FRN 399 .  Students are required to take at least one departmental French course during their senior year.

Note:


Majors are required to spend a fall or spring semester studying in a French-speaking country.  In exceptional circumstances, this requirement may be modified or waived by the department chair.

Degree Plan


Degree Plan for French (B.A.)

*Courses may vary based on placement*
Fall
Spring
First Year
 
 
UNV101: University Seminar I (3 credits) &
FYT100: First Year Transitions (1 credit)
X
 
FRN205: Intermediate French I (3 credits)
X
 
Core Course/Course in Second Major (3 credits)
X
X
Core Course (3 credits)
X
X
Core Course (3 credits)
X
X
UNV102: University Seminar II (3 credits)
 
X
FRN206: Intermediate French II (3 credits)
 
X
Second Year
 
 
RTS225: Quest for the Ultimate (3 credits) or
PHL225: Quest for the Good Life (3 credits) (one each semester)
X
X
FRN241: Communication and Cultures I (3 credits)
X
 
Core Course/Course in Second Major (3 credits)
X
X
Core Course (3 credits)
X
X
Core Course (3 credits)
X
X
FRN242: Communication and Cultures II (3 credits)
 
X
Third Year**
 
 
FRN305: French Culture and Civilization-The Hexagon (3 credits)
X
 
Core Course (3 credits)
X
X
Core Course (3 credits)
X
X
Core Course/Course in Second Major (3 credits)
X
X
Core Course/Course in Second Major (3 credits)      
X
X
FRN306: Cultures of the Francophone World (3 credits)
 
X
**Study Abroad (15 credits) normally occurs in one of the semesters of the third year.
Fourth Year
 
 
FRN311: Survey of French Literature I (3 credits)
X
 
FRN450: Capstone (3 credits)
X
 
Core Course/Course in Second Major (3 credits)
X
X
Core Course/Course in Second Major (3 credits)
X
X
Core Course/Elective (3 credits)
X
X
Core Course/Elective (3 credits)
 
X
FRN312: Survey of French Literature II (3 credits)
 
X
 
Degree Plan for World Languages Education - French (B.A.S.)
 
Fall
Spring
First Year
 
 
UNV101: University Seminar I (3 credits) &
FYT100: First Year Transitions (1 credit)
X
 
FRN205: Intermediate French I (3 credits), FRN241: Communication and Cultures I (3 credits), or higher-level French course (3 credits) (based on placement)
X
 
Core Course (3 credits)
X
 
Core Course (3 credits)
X
X
Core Course (3 credits)
X
X
UNV102: University Seminar II (3 credits)
 
X
FRN206: Intermediate French II (3 credits), FRN242: Communication and Cultures II (3 credits), or higher-level French course (3 credits) (based on placement)
 
X
EDC120: Introduction to Race and Inequity in American Education (3 credits)
 
X
Second Year
 
 
RTS225: Quest for the Ultimate (3 credits) or
PHL225: Quest for the Good Life (3 credits)
X
 
LIN245: Intro to Linguistics (3 Credits)
X
 
FRN241: Communication and Cultures I (3 credits) or
FRN305: French Culture and Civilization-The Hexagon (3 credits)
X
 
EDC220 Child Development & Theories Lrng (4 credits)
X
 
SCD298: Secondary Field Experience in a Multicultural Society I (1 credit)
X
 
SED211: Intro. to the Characteristics of Students with Exceptionalities (3 credits)
X
 
Study Abroad (Preferred Spring Semester) (15 credits), including:
  • FRN242: Communication and Cultures II (3 credits) or
  • FRN306: Cultures of the Francophone World (3 credits) or
  • FRN312: Survey of French Literature II (3 credits)
 
X
*PLT Praxis passed prior to end of term
Third Year
 
 
FRN305: French Culture and Civilization-The Hexagon (3 credits) or
FRN311: Survey of French Literature I (3 credits) or
FRN399: Special Topics in French Studies (3 credits) 
X
 
SCD320: Curriculum, Inst. and Assessment in the Secondary School I (3 credits)
X
 
SCD321: Practicum I for Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment in the Secondary School I (1 credit)
X
 
LIN350: Principles of Second Language Acquisition (3 credits)
X
 
RTS225: Quest for the Ultimate (3 credits) or
PHL225: Quest for the Good Life (3 credits)
X
 
Core Course (3 credits)
X
X
Core Course (3 credits)
 
X
Core Course (3 credits)
 
X
Core Course (3 credits)
 
X
FRN306: Cultures of the Francophone World (3 credits) or
FRN312: Survey of French Literature II (3 credits) or
FRN399: Special Topics in French Studies (3 credits)
 
X
FRN330: Practicum in Elementary Language Instruction (1 credit)
 
X
*Content Area Exam for Praxis passed prior to end of term
Fourth Year
 
 
FRN305: French Culture and Civilization-The Hexagon (3 credits) or
FRN311: Survey of French Literature I (3 credits) or
FRN399: Special Topics in French Studies (3 credits) (Cross-listed as FRN450: Capstone in French)
X
 
FRN308: Teaching a Modern Foreign Language (3 credits)
X
 
SCD410: Classroom Management (3 credits)
X
 
SCD440: Practicum in Secondary Education (3 credits)
X
 
Core Course (3 credits)
X
 
SCD441: Secondary Student Teaching (12 credits)
 
X
SCD432: Student Teaching Seminar Capstone (1 credits)
 
X

*Suggested Plan to Complete Degree Requirements


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