French (FRN)

FRN 101  Beginning French I  3(3-0)  

Development of skills in speaking, listening, reading, writing, and cultural understanding. (F, S) (Gen Ed: H) (CC)

FRN 102  Beginning French II  3(3-0)  

Continuation of the development of skills in speaking, listening, reading, writing, and cultural understanding. Prerequisite: FRN 101 or equivalent. (F, S) (Gen Ed: H) (CC)

FRN 201  Intermediate French I  3(3-0)  

Development of intermediate-level skills in speaking, listening, reading, writing, and cultural understanding. Prerequisite: FRN 102 or equivalent. (F) (Gen Ed: H, GT-AH4) (CC)

FRN 202  Intermediate French II  3(3-0)  

Continued development of intermediate-level skills in speaking, listening, reading, writing, and cultural understanding. Prerequisite: FRN 201 or equivalent. (S) (Gen Ed: H, GT-AH4) (CC)

FRN 287  Intensive French Study Abroad  (1-9 V)  

Study of French in an immersion setting abroad, preparing the student for fluency through the study of grammar, civilization and culture, at an approved institution. Prerequisite: FRN 102 and permission of instructor. (*) Repeatable (9).

FRN 294  Field Experience  (1-7 V)  

Continued improvement of language proficiency through experiential learning. Students participate in an immersive target-language environment at home or abroad. Prerequisite: FRN 201 and permission of instructor. (*) Repeatable (7).

FRN 301  Advanced French Grammar  3(3-0)  

A concentrated study of French grammar in addition to practice in writing, reading, speaking, and listening. Prerequisite: FRN 202, or equivalent. (*)

FRN 303  French Phonetics and Diction  3(2-2)  

French pronunciation: theory, correction and practice of diction and intonation. Phonetic transcription and practical exercises. Prerequisite: FRN 202, or permission of instructor. (*)

FRN 312  Conv & Comp: Europe  3(3-0)  

Focus on improving linguistic proficiency within the context of French-speaking countries and regions in Europe. (Culture, History, Literature, Art, Gastronomy, Current Events, etc). Prerequisite: FRN 202. (*)

FRN 313  Conv & Comp: Africa & Caribbean  3(3-0)  

Focus on improving linguistic proficiency within the context of Francophone cultures in Africa and the Caribbean. (Culture, History, Literature, Art, Gastronomy, Current Events, etc). Prerequisite: FRN 202. (*)

FRN 314  Conv & Comp: North America  3(3-0)  

Focus on improving linguistic proficiency within the context of Francophone cultures in the U.S. and Canada. (Culture, History, Literature, Art, Gastronomy, Current Events, etc). Prerequisite: FRN 202. (*)

FRN 341  French through Literature  3(3-0)  

Focus on improving linguistic proficiency (reading, writing, listening and speaking) through the study of literary works from France and the Francophone World. Prerequisite: FRN 202, or permission of instructor. (*)

FRN 351  French through Film  3(3-0)  

Focus on improving linguistic proficiency (reading, writing, listening and speaking) through the study cinema of the French and Francophone World. Prerequisite: FRN 202. (*)

FRN 381  French Civ: France  3(3-0)  

Focus on improving linguistic proficiency through the study of french history. Students will engage with literary, historic and filmic texts. Prerequisite: FRN 202, or permission of instructor. (*)

FRN 382  French Civ: Francophone World  3(3-0)  

Focus on improving linguistic proficiency through study of history and contemporary events affecting the francophone world. Students will engage with literary, historic and filmic texts. Prerequisite: FRN 202, or permission of instructor. (*)

FRN 387  Intensive French Study Abroad  (1-12 V)  

Study of French in an immersion setting abroad preparing the student to become fluent in the language through the study of grammar, civilization and culture. Prerequisite: Permission of instruction and FRN 201. (*) Repeatable (99).

FRN 391  Special Topics  3(3-0)  

Special Topics. Prerequisite: FRN 202. (*) Repeatable (9).

FRN 394  Field Experience  (1-7 V)  

Continued improvement of language proficiency through experiential learning. Students participate in an immersive target-language environment at home or abroad. Prerequisite: FRN 202 and permission of instructor. (*) Repeatable (7).

FRN 494  Field Experience  (1-7 V)  

Continued improvement of language proficiency through experiential learning. Students participate in an immersive target-language environment at home or abroad. Prerequisite: Two years college French. (*) Repeatable (99).

FRN 495  Independent Study  (1-3 V)  

Specific themes which address particular problems of literature or civilization. May be repeated for credit with approval of major adviser. (*) Repeatable (99).