BA in French Studies

The BA in French Studies is designed for students who want to know more about French civilization and who are interested in professions such as medicine, law, teaching, and journalism, as well as those wishing to pursue graduate studies in French.  The program also complements such majors as Communications, English, French, History, Music, Nursing, and Social Work.  It requires a minimum of 36 credits.  These include FREN 401 or 402, 420 or 430, and 445.  All majors are required to attend a full academic year at the Adventist Colleges Abroad program at the Centre Universitaire et P?dagogique du Sal?ve, Collonges, France.  This requirement may be waived for native speakers or candidates who have spent an extended period of time in a French speaking country. 

Required ACA Courses: (18 credits)

FREN321 Advanced Composition 2 credits
FREN341 Advanced Grammar 4 credits
FREN351 Advanced Listening, Comprehension and Speaking 2 credits
FREN361 Text Analysis 1 credits
  Elective ACA Courses (from 300-level and above) 9 credits

Required ACA Courses: (18 credits)

FREN275 Intermediate French (with lab) 4 credits
FREN366 French Conversation (with lab) 3 credits
FREN367 French Composition (with lab) 3 credits
FREN401 Fundamentals of Translation 3 credits
FREN402 French for Interpreters 3 credits
FREN415 Advanced French Communication 3 credits
FREN420 Francophone Cultures: The New World & 3rd World 3 credits
FREN430 Contemporary French Culture and Society 3 credits

Elective AU Courses:

FREN429 French for International Travel and Tourism (with lab) 3 credits
FREN434 French for Medical Profesions (with lab) 3 credits
FREN445 French Literature and Film 3 credits
FREN460 French for International Trade 3 credits