French (FRENCH)

FRENCH 1101 Elementary French I (LEC 4.0)

This course is for students who have had little to no previous experience with French. It focuses on developing basic communication skills for daily life, including reading, writing, speaking, and listening. The course's cultural content introduces students to the diversity of the French-speaking world. Prerequisites: Entrance requirements.
FRENCH 1101 - MOTR LANG 101: French I


FRENCH 1102 Elementary French II (LEC 4.0)

This course focuses on continued development of students' basic French-language communication skills in reading, writing, speaking, listening, and cultural competency, including an emphasis on the diversity of the French-speaking world. For students who have completed French 1101 or the equivalent. Prerequisite: French 1101.
FRENCH 1102 - MOTR LANG 102: French II


FRENCH 1180 Intermediate French (LEC 4.0)

Focus on developing students' intermediate-level proficiency by strengthening their understanding of basic linguistic features of French and introducing more advanced concepts. The course also integrates diverse cultural content from the French-speaking world. For students who have completed French 1102 or the equivalent. Prerequisite: French 1102.


FRENCH 2000 Special Problems (IND 0.0-6.0)

Problems or readings on specific subjects or projects in the department. Consent of instructor required.


FRENCH 2001 Special Topics (IND 0.0-6.0)

This course is designed to give the department an opportunity to test a new course. Variable title.


FRENCH 2110 Basic French Conversation (LEC 3.0)

French conversation and oral practice. Prerequisite: French 1102.


FRENCH 2170 Masterpieces Of French Literature (LEC 3.0)

Selected major works and movements in French literature. Prerequisite: French 1180.


FRENCH 2180 Basic French Composition (LEC 3.0)

Composition and translations from English. Prerequisite: French 1102.


FRENCH 3000 Special Problems (IND 0.0-6.0)

Problems or readings on specific subjects or projects in the department. Consent of instructor required.


FRENCH 3001 Special Topics (LEC 0.0-6.0)

This course is designed to give the department an opportunity to test a new course. Variable title.


FRENCH 4000 Special Problems (IND 0.0-6.0)

Problems or readings on specific subjects or projects in the department. Consent of instructor required.


FRENCH 4001 Special Topics (LEC 0.0-6.0)

This course is designed to give the department an opportunity to test a new course. Variable title.


FRENCH 4010 Seminar (IND 0.0-6.0)

Discussion of current topics. Prerequisite: Senior standing.


FRENCH 4311 Advanced French Conversation (LEC 3.0)

Advanced conversation and oral practice. Prerequisite: French 2170.


FRENCH 4320 French and Francophone Cinema (LEC 3.0)

A survey of French and Francophone cinema. Prerequisite: French 2170. (Co-listed with Art 4320).


FRENCH 4330 Professional French (LEC 3.0)

Through practical examples and exercises, this course helps you develop linguistic proficiency, intercultural competence, and knowledge of the French-language professional world. Focus on applications in a variety of professional milieux, depending on students' specializations and areas of interest. Readings, lectures, and discussions in French. Prerequisites: Any French course at the 2000 level or above.


FRENCH 4360 French Culture And Civilization (LEC 3.0)

A survey of French culture and civilization of the past 2,000 years, including art, architecture, music, literature, geography and politics. Prerequisite: French 2170.


FRENCH 4370 Survey Of French Literature I (Early Period) (LEC 3.0)

The history and development of French literature from Les Chansons De Geste through the important philosophers of the 18th century to Beaumarchais. Assigned readings are in French, and lectures are largely in French. Prerequisite: French 2170.


FRENCH 4375 Survey Of French Literature II (Modern Period) (LEC 3.0)

19th and 20th century French literature. Prerequisite: French 2170.