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French major

For complete information on courses please reference the college catalog.

Requires 32 hours including the following:

Core Courses

Course Name Hours
331 French Conversation
332 French Composition 4
346 French Lit. to 1800
(offered odd years; offered in fall, even years)
4
OR 
347 French lit. 1800 to Present 4
494 Senior Seminar (Offered in Spring) 4

Linguistics

321 Linguistic Science  
OR 
323 Applied Linguistics
(Ling 321 offered in fall; Ling 323 offered in springs; Ling 323 required for secondary education candidates) 
2

Wheaton in France

(or approved semester abroad, with equivalent classes) 

 334 Topics in Culture and Com.
 (includes courses such as French Art and Architecture, Business French, and French History)
2-4
371 Secondary Methods
(371 is required for secondary education candidates) 
2
431 Advanced Conversation 2
432 Advanced Grammar 2
439 Topics in Lang. and Lit.
(Includes courses such as Women Authors, French Film, the Hero in French Literature, French Theater, and Huguenot Literature 
2
489 Internship 2
495 Independent Study 2-4 

Note Bene: Majors must take 8 hours of literature, at least 4 of which must be selected from 346 or 347. Thus a student could fulfill the 8-hour literature requirement by taking 346 and 347, or 346 and two 2-hour lit. courses, or 347 and two 2-hour lit. courses. French Film counts as a literature course.

French Minor

Requirements: 20 hours beyond intermediate level. Required courses are 331 and 346 or 347. Other courses, which may include Wheaton in France, should be selected in consultation with a department advisor.

French major

For complete information on courses please reference the college catalog.

Requires 32 hours including the following:

Core Courses

Course Name Hours
331 French Conversation
332 French Composition 4
346 French Lit. to 1800
(offered odd years; offered in fall, even years)
4
OR 
347 French lit. 1800 to Present 4
494 Senior Seminar (Offered in Spring) 4

Linguistics

321 Linguistic Science  
OR 
323 Applied Linguistics
(Ling 321 offered in fall; Ling 323 offered in springs; Ling 323 required for secondary education candidates) 
2

Wheaton in France

(or approved semester abroad, with equivalent classes) 

 334 Topics in Culture and Com.
 (includes courses such as French Art and Architecture, Business French, and French History)
2-4
371 Secondary Methods
(371 is required for secondary education candidates) 
2
431 Advanced Conversation 2
432 Advanced Grammar 2
439 Topics in Lang. and Lit.
(Includes courses such as Women Authors, French Film, the Hero in French Literature, French Theater, and Huguenot Literature 
2
489 Internship 2
495 Independent Study 2-4 

Note Bene: Majors must take 8 hours of literature, at least 4 of which must be selected from 346 or 347. Thus a student could fulfill the 8-hour literature requirement by taking 346 and 347, or 346 and two 2-hour lit. courses, or 347 and two 2-hour lit. courses. French Film counts as a literature course.

French Minor

Requirements: 20 hours beyond intermediate level. Required courses are 331 and 346 or 347. Other courses, which may include Wheaton in France, should be selected in consultation with a department advisor.