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French and Francophone Culture, (Minor)

About the Program: 

Whether you are thinking about an international career or just yearn for a life of travel, a minor in French & Francophone Culture can prepare you for the world ahead, or signal to employers and graduate schools that you are ready for international opportunities. A minor involves taking six courses, as described below, and can augment your major program.

Program Requirements: 

Required Courses (6 credit hours)
Select two from the following: 6
FRE 301 INTRODUCTION TO FRANCOPHONE CULTURE
FRE 302 INTRODUCTION TO FRANCOPHONE MEDIA
FRE 101 BEGINNING FRENCH I
FRE 102 BEGINNING FRENCH II
FRE 201 INTERMEDIATE FRENCH I
FRE 202 INTERMEDIATE FRENCH II

Electives (15 credit hours)
Select 15 credit hours from the following: 15
FRE 101 BEGINNING FRENCH I
FRE 102 BEGINNING FRENCH II
FRE 201 INTERMEDIATE FRENCH I
FRE 202 INTERMEDIATE FRENCH II
FRE 203 WORKPLACE FRENCH I
FRE 204 WORKPLACE FRENCH II
FRE 306 FRENCH CULTURE: PREHISTORY TO THE RENAISSANCE
FRE 307 FRENCH CULTURE: RENAISSANCE TO REVOLUTION
FRE 308 FRENCH CULTURE: REVOLUTION TO BELLE EPOQUE
FRE 309 LITERATURE AND CULTURE OF FRANCE IN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY
FRE 310 ISSUES IN PROFESSIONAL COMMUNICATION
FRE 321 ISSUES AND THEMES IN THE FRANCOPHONE WORLD
FRE 389 TOPIC COURSE
FRE 420 LITERATURE AND SOCIETY OF FRANCOPHONE CANADA: 1700 TO THE PRESENT
FRE 435 FRANCOPHONE AFRICAN LITERATURE IN POST-COLONIAL CONTEXT
FRE 440 ORIGINS OF MODERN FRANCE
FRE 455 MOLIERE'S COMEDIES IN SOCIO-CULTURAL CONTEXT
FRE 460 FRANCO-CARIBBEAN LITERATURE, HISTORY & CULTURE
FRE 495 SPECIAL PROJECT (1-3)
FRE 496 SEMINAR I
FRE 497 SEMINAR II (1-3)
FRE 499 INDEPENDENT STUDY (3-12)
INE 390 STUDY ABROAD (INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION) (1-18)

Total Credit Hours 21

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