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2021-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
2021-2023 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

French Minor

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Minor in French (18SH)

Why minor in French at WSSU?

A department dedicated to helping students achieve standard-based language proficiency in French.

A passionate faculty willing to help you master the requisite language skills.

A language spoken on all continents and ranked among the ten most spoken languages in the world

A language spoken in the region of Quebec, a United States neighbor, and active commercial partner.

A language spoken in Paris, France, the number one tourist destination in the world.

A language ranked among the fifth most spoken languages in the world.

A language to prepare you for a study abroad experience in the Francophone world.

Complement your undergraduate major by completing the minor in French and learning about the cultures of the Francophone world.

The minor in French consists of a minimum of eighteen (18) semester hours above the elementary level. The intermediate level of the language is a prerequisite for all upper level courses leading to the minor. To satisfy the minor requirement in French, all required courses must be taken and completed with a grade of C- or better.

FRE 2311 - Intermediate French I  

FRE 2312 - Intermediate French II  

FRE 3306 - French Grammar and Composition  

FRE 3311 - French Civilization   

FRE 3312 - French Conversation and Pronunciation  

FRE 3310 - Survey of French Literature  or 

FRE 3318 - French Literature of the Seventeenth Century   or 

FRE 3324 - Twentieth Century French Prose  

Students enrolled in the minor in a world language may earn up to six (6) semester hours of the minor through study abroad. Curriculum adjustments will be made to accommodate the courses taken during the study abroad experience.


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