The minor in French provides students with the components of a well-rounded education in French: knowledge of the language (through conversation, composition, and grammar) combined with the study of literature and civilization.
Eight credits of coursework must be unique to the minor and students must complete 18 credits at the 300-level or above with a minimum grade of 2.00 in each course. For policies governing all minors, see AP.5.3.4 Minors.
Total credits: 18
Students should be aware of the specific policies associated with this program, located on the Admissions & Policies tab.
Advanced Language Course
|FREN 309||Reading and Writing Skills Development||6|
Literature and Civilization
|Select two courses from the following:||6|
|French Civilization, Culture, and Literature: Ancient Gaul to 1789|
|French Civilization, Culture, and Literature: 1789 to the Present|
|Select two electives in FREN at the 300 level or above 1||6|
FREN 325 Major French Writers (Topic Varies) (Mason Core) and FREN 329 Problems of Western Civilization in French Literature (Mason Core) cannot be used to fulfill this requirement. Students choose electives in consultation with an advisor. These courses must be conducted in French.