Excerpt from the official Academic Programs Catalog.
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College of Arts and Letters Department of Romance and Classical Studies Undergraduate Programs French
Requirements for the Bachelor of Arts Degree in French
The University requirements for bachelor's degrees as described in the Undergraduate Education section of this catalog; 120 credits, including general elective credits, are required for the Bachelor of Arts degree in French.
The University's Tier II writing requirement for the French major is met by completing French 320 or 340. Those courses are referenced in item 3. a. (1) below.
The requirements of the College of Arts and Letters for the Bachelor of Arts degree.
The following requirements for the major:
The following French courses (36 to 40 credits):
All of the following courses (21 or 22 credits):
Self-Expression in Writing (W)
Introduction to Reading French Literature (W)
Introduction to French Studies I: Metropolitan France
Introduction to French Studies II: Francophone Cultures
Advanced Studies in French Language
Senior Writing Project
The completion of French 492 satisfies the capstone course requirement for the French major. French 492 will be waived for French majors who study abroad on a program approved by the department.
Additional credits in French courses at the 400 level as needed to meet the requirement of at least 36, but not more than 40, credits in courses in the major.