FRENCH AND FRANCOPHONE STUDIES

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THE MINOR IN FRENCH AND FRANCOPHONE STUDIES 

The French and Francophone Studies Minor is designed to enable students to include work in the French language and in Francophone cultures and literatures in their undergraduate program of study. This minor is particularly relevant for students interested in an international framework for their major studies (Africana-World Studies; Anthropology; Art History; Communications; Economics and Finance; English; History; Latin American and Latino Studies; Marketing and Management; Music; Philosophy; Political Science; Sociology; Urban Studies; Women Studies).

PREREQUISITES FOR ENTERING THE FFS MINOR:

FR 1100 and 1110 (Basic French I & II), or equivalent must be completed before taking any course in the minor (with the exception of FR 2000 which is taught in English and has no prerequisite). Native speakers of French should meet with their advisor to determine alternative courses. 

MINOR REQUIREMENTS.................... 18 CREDITS 

FR 2000  French Colonial Legacies (offered in English)..................................
FR 2100  Intermediate French I.......................................................................
FR 2110  Intermediate French II.......................................................................
FR 2220  Stylistics and Advanced Composition..............................................
FR 2400  Spoken French through Cultural Study.............................................
FR 2500  Introduction to Textual Analysis and Research Methods..................
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ANY OF THE FOLLOWING ELECTIVE COURSES MAY REPLACE ANY OF THE ABOVE COURSES WITH PRIOR APPROVAL:

FR 3200            Approaches to Literary Studies
FR 3310            The Modern Novel in French
FR 3330            Modern French and Francophone Theater
FR 3360            French Poetry
FR 3370            Topics in Francophone Literature
FR 3410            Approaches to Cultural Studies
FR 3500            Sounds and Structures of French
FR 3700            French Cinema
FR 3710            Francophone Cinema
FR 3990            Selected Topics
FR 4000            Seminar in French and Francophone Cultural Studies
FR 4320            Nineteenth-Century French Narrative Prose
FR 4520            Translation Theory and Practice
FR 4990            Independent Study

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