FREN French

FREN   1001   Elementary French I

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Introduction to listening, speaking, reading, and writing in French with further study of the culture of French-speaking regions.

Cross Listing(s): FREN   1001S.

FREN   1001S   Elementary French I

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Introduction to listening, speaking, reading, and writing in French and to the culture of French-speaking regions.

Cross Listing(s): FREN   1001.

FREN   1002   Elementary French II

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Continued listening, speaking, reading, and writing in French with further study of the culture of French-speaking regions.

Cross Listing(s): FREN   1002S.

FREN   1002S   Elementary French II

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Continued listening, speaking, reading, and writing in French with further study of the culture of French-speaking regions.

Cross Listing(s): FREN   1002.

FREN   1060   Accelerated Elementary French

6 Credit Hours.   6 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

An accelerated introduction to listening, speaking, reading, and writing in French and to the culture of French-speaking regions. Completes the elementary levels of French in one semester.

Cross Listing(s): FREN   1060S.

FREN   1060S   Accelerated Elementary French

6 Credit Hours.   6 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

An accelerated introduction to listening, speaking, reading, and writing in French and to the culture of French-speaking regions. Completes the elementary levels of French in one semester.

Cross Listing(s): FREN   1060.

FREN   2001   Intermediate French I

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Building upon communication skills (understanding, speaking, reading, and writing French) and cultural understanding, developed at the elementary level.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in FREN   1002 or FREN   1060.

Cross Listing(s): FREN   2001S.

FREN   2001S   Intermediate French I

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Building upon communication skills (understanding, speaking, reading, and writing French) and cultural understanding, developed at the elementary level.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in FREN   1002 or FREN   1060.

Cross Listing(s): FREN   2001.

FREN   2002   Intermediate French II

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Continued focus on communication skills and cultural understanding.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in FREN   2001.

Cross Listing(s): FREN   2002S.

FREN   2002S   Intermediate French II

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Continued focus on communication skills and cultural understanding.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in FREN   2001.

Cross Listing(s): FREN   2002.

FREN   2060   Accelerated Intermediate French

6 Credit Hours.   6 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Accelerated intermediate French with continued work on listening, speaking, reading, and writing in French and the culture of French-speaking regions. Completes the intermediate levels of French in one semester.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in FREN   1002 or FREN   1060.

Cross Listing(s): FREN   2060S.

FREN   2060S   Accelerated Interm. French

6 Credit Hours.   6 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Accelerated intermediate French with continued work on listening, speaking, reading, and writing in French and the culture of French-speaking regions. Completes the intermediate levels of French in one semester.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in FREN   1002 or FREN   1060.

Cross Listing(s): FREN   2060.

FREN   3030   Selected Topics in French

1-3 Credit Hours.   1-3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

This course involves the study of a topic in French literature, culture, society, thought or language not included in the regular course offerings. Students focus on the continued development of all five language competencies (listening, speaking, reading, writing, and culture). This course may be repeated for credit provided a new topic is studied. Conducted in French.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in FREN   2002 or FREN   2060.

Cross Listing(s): FREN   3030S.

FREN   3030S   Selected Topics in French

1-3 Credit Hours.   1-3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

This course involves the study of a topic in French literature, culture, society, thought or language not included in the regular course offerings. Students focus on the continued development of all five language competencies (listening, speaking, reading, writing, and culture). This course may be repeated for credit provided a new topic is studied. Conducted in French.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in FREN   2002 or FREN   2060.

Cross Listing(s): FREN   3030.

FREN   3130   Conversational French

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Continued development of all five language competencies (listening, speaking, reading, writing, and culture) with a strong emphasis on conversational skills. Practice in the use of everyday French for functional vocabulary build-up and increased oral proficiency. Course work includes the study of authentic oral materials (such as excerpts from films, radio and TV programs, recordings of songs, skits, etc.), as well as situational communicative exercises. Conducted in French.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in FREN   2002 or FREN   2060.

Cross Listing(s): FREN   3130S, FREN   3130H.

FREN   3130H   Conversational French (Honors)

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Continued development of all five language competencies (listening, speaking, reading, writing, and culture) with a strong emphasis on conversational skills. Practice in the use of everyday French for functional vocabulary build-up and increased oral proficiency. Course work includes the study of authentic oral materials (such as excerpts from films, radio and TV programs, recordings of songs, skits, etc.), as well as situational communicative exercises. Conducted in French.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in FREN   2002 or FREN   2060.

Cross Listing(s): FREN   3130S, FREN   3130.

FREN   3130S   Conversational French

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Continued development of all five language competencies (listening, speaking, reading, writing, and culture) with a strong emphasis on conversational skills. Practice in the use of everyday French for functional vocabulary build-up and increased oral proficiency. Course work includes the study of authentic oral materials (such as excerpts from films, radio and TV programs, recordings of songs, skits, etc.), as well as situational communicative exercises. Conducted in French.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in FREN   2002 or FREN   2060.

Cross Listing(s): FREN   3130, FREN   3130H.

FREN   3132   French Through Literature: The Short Story

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Continued development of all five language competencies through the study of selected short stories representative of the main periods and styles. Course work includes oral reading, writing, and grammar activities. Conducted in French.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in FREN   2002 or FREN   2060.

Cross Listing(s): FREN   3132S.

FREN   3132S   French Through Literature: The Short Story

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Continued development of all five language competencies through the study of selected short stories representative of the main periods and styles. Course work includes oral reading, writing, and grammar activities. Conducted in French.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in FREN   2002 or FREN   2060.

Cross Listing(s): FREN   3132.

FREN   3134   French Through Writing

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Continued development of all five language competencies (listening, speaking, reading, writing, and culture) with strong emphasis on writing, such as: personal narratives, movie reviews and short research topics. Conducted in French.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in FREN   2002 or FREN   2060.

Cross Listing(s): FREN   3134S.

FREN   3134S   French Through Writing

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Continued development of all five language competencies (listening, speaking, reading, writing, and culture) with strong emphasis on writing, such as: personal narratives, movie reviews and short research topics. Conducted in French.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in FREN   2002 or FREN   2060.

Cross Listing(s): FREN   3134.

FREN   3136   French through Film

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Continued development of all five language competencies (listening, speaking, reading, writing, and culture) through an in-depth study of selected feature films. Course work includes oral comprehension, speaking, reading, writing, and grammar activities. Emphasis on everyday spoken French. Conducted in French.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in FREN   2002 or FREN   2060.

FREN   3136S   French through Film

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Continued development of all five language competencies (listening, speaking, reading, writing, and culture) through an in-depth study of selected feature films. Course work includes oral comprehension, speaking, reading, writing, and grammar activities. Emphasis on everyday spoken French. Conducted in French.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in FREN   2002 or FREN   2060.

FREN   3195   French in France

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Continued development of all five language competencies (listening, speaking, reading, writing, and culture) with strong emphasis on everyday functions essential to living in France. Conducted in French.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in FREN   2002 or FREN   2060, department approval.

Cross Listing(s): FREN   3195S.

FREN   3195S   French in France

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Continued development of all five language competencies (listening, speaking, reading, writing, and culture) with strong emphasis on everyday functions essential to living in France. Conducted in French.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in FREN   2002 or FREN   2060, department approval.

Cross Listing(s): FREN   3195.

FREN   3230   French Through Literature: Introduction to the Study of Literary Texts

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Continued development of all five language competencies (listening, speaking, reading, writing, and culture) through the study and analysis of literary texts. Texts include representative samples of four literary genres: short story, poetry, theatre, and novel. Course work includes oral comprehension, speaking, reading, writing, and grammar activities. Conducted in French.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in FREN   2002 or FREN   2060.

FREN   3330   French Civilization

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Continued development of all five language competencies (listening, speaking, reading, writing, and culture) through the study of French civilization. Course work includes oral comprehension, speaking, reading, writing, and grammar activities. Conducted in French.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in FREN   2002 or FREN   2060.

Cross Listing(s): FREN   3330H, FREN   3330S.

FREN   3330H   French Civilization Honors

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Continued development of all five language competencies (listening, speaking, reading, writing, and culture) through the study of French civilization. Course work includes oral comprehension, speaking, reading, writing, and grammar activities. Conducted in French.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in FREN   2002 or FREN   2060.

Cross Listing(s): FREN   3330, FREN   3330S.

FREN   3330S   French Civilization

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Continued development of all five language competencies (listening, speaking, reading, writing, and culture) through the study of French civilization. Course work includes oral comprehension, speaking, reading, writing, and grammar activities. Conducted in French.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in FREN   2002 or FREN   2060.

Cross Listing(s): FREN   3330H, FREN   3330.

FREN   3336   Francophone Cultures of Africa and the Caribbean

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Continued development of all five language competencies (listening, speaking, reading, writing, and culture) with a focus on an introduction to Africa and the Caribbean. Texts include fables, poems, newspaper articles, and film. Course work includes oral, reading, writing, and grammar activities. Conducted in French.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in FREN   2002 or FREN   2060.

Cross Listing(s): AAST   3336.

FREN   3395   French Regional Culture

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Continued development of all five language competencies (listening, speaking, reading, writing, and culture) through the study of a geographic region in France based on residential study in the region. Conducted in French.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in FREN   2002 or FREN   2060.

Cross Listing(s): FREN   3395S.

FREN   3395S   French Regional Culture

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Continued development of all five language competencies (listening, speaking, reading, writing, and culture) through the study of a geographic region in France based on residential study in the region. Conducted in French.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in FREN   2002 or FREN   2060.

Cross Listing(s): FREN   3395.

FREN   3530   French for Professions

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Continued development of all five language competencies (listening, speaking, reading, writing, and culture) through the study of professional situations in areas such as business, law, health, and tourism. Course work includes oral, reading, writing, and grammar activities. Conducted in French.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in FREN   2002 or FREN   2060.

Cross Listing(s): FREN   3530S.

FREN   3530S   French for Professions

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Continued development of all five language competencies (listening, speaking, reading, writing, and culture) through the study of professional situations in areas such as business, law, health, and tourism. Course work includes oral, reading, writing, and grammar activities. Conducted in French.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in FREN   2002 or FREN   2060.

Cross Listing(s): FREN   3530.

FREN   4030   Selected Topics in French

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Study of a topic in French literature, culture, society, thought, or language not included in regular offerings. Conducted in French.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in FREN   2002 or FREN   2060.

Cross Listing(s): FREN   4030H and FREN   4030S.

FREN   4030H   Selected Topics French Honors

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Study of a topic in French literature, culture, society, thought, or language not included in regular offerings. Conducted in French.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in FREN   2002 or FREN   2060.

Cross Listing(s): FREN   4030 and FREN   4030S.

FREN   4030S   Selected Topics in French

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Study of a topic in French literature, culture, society, thought, or language not included in regular offerings. Conducted in French.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in FREN   2002 or FREN   2060.

Cross Listing(s): FREN   4030 and FREN   4030H.

FREN   4130   Grammar and Phonetics

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Intensive review of major grammatical structures and contrastive analysis of French and English sound systems. Extensive oral and written activities, including grammar exercises, compositions, and pronunciation exercises. Conducted in French.

Prerequisite(s): Minimum grade of "C" in FREN   2002 or FREN   2060.

FREN   4185S   Studies Abroad: Speaking II

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

This is a course in oral communications in French using materials that are appropriate for building on advanced-level skills and which are related thematically to the country/culture visited.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in FREN   2002 or FREN   2060.

FREN   4330   Contemporary France

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

An in-depth study of present-day France, including its institutions, daily life, current events, and its place in Europe and on the international scene. Extensive use of authentic materials (newspapers, magazines, TV and radio materials, and the Internet). Conducted in French.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in FREN   2002 or FREN   2060.

Cross Listing(s): FREN   4330S.

FREN   4330S   Contemporary France

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

An in-depth study of present-day France, including its institutions, daily life, current events, and its place in Europe and on the international scene. Extensive use of authentic materials (newspapers, magazines, TV and radio materials, and the Internet). Conducted in French.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in FREN   2002 or FREN   2060.

Cross Listing(s): FREN   4330.

FREN   4385S   Studies Abroad: Writing II

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

This is a course in written communications in French using materials that are appropriate for building on advanced-level skills and which are related thematically to the country/culture visited.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in FREN   2002 or FREN   2060.

FREN   4431   Perspectives in Literature I

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Introduction to masterpieces of French literature representative of major movements and genres from the Middle Ages to the present. Conducted in French.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in FREN   2002 or FREN   2060.

Cross Listing(s): FREN   4431S.

FREN   4431S   Perspectives in Literature I

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Introduction to masterpieces of French literature representative of major movements and genres from the Middle Ages to the present. Conducted in French.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in FREN   2002 or FREN   2060.

Cross Listing(s): FREN   4431.

FREN   4432   Perspectives in Literature II

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Same as FREN   4431 but focuses on different texts and/or authors. Conducted in French.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in FREN   2002 or FREN   2060.

FREN   4790   Internship in French

1-15 Credit Hours.   0 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Internship in one or more French-speaking countries.

Prerequisite(s): Department approval.

FREN   4890   Directed Study in French

1-3 Credit Hours.   1-3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Concentrated study of a topic in French literature, culture, society, thought or language. May be repeated for credit provided a new topic is studied.

Prerequisite(s): Department approval.

Cross Listing(s): FREN   4890S.

FREN   4890S   Directed Study in French

1-3 Credit Hours.   1-3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Concentrated study of a topic in French literature, culture, society, thought or language. May be repeated for credit provided a new topic is studied.

Prerequisite(s): Department approval.

Cross Listing(s): FREN   4890.

FREN   5090   Selected Topics in French

1-3 Credit Hours.   1-3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Cross Listing(s): FREN   5090G.