B.A. in French – Foreign Language Teacher Education

Program Information

The mission of the Department is to give students the opportunity to develop appropriate proficiencies in the modern and classical languages, to acquaint students with the literary and cultural productions of other countries, and to provide them the opportunity to acquire critical skills through literary and cultural analysis.

Suggested Schedule of Courses

This is a suggested 4-year schedule of courses based on degree requirements in the current catalog

This guide is not a substitute for academic advisement — contact your advisement office if you have any questions about scheduling or about your degree requirements.  Also see the Department Website and Undergraduate Catalog for a complete list of requirements and electives to choose from. 

Students may choose to attend a summer term to reduce their load during fall or spring semesters but still stay on track to graduate in four years.


Year 1

Term 1

Course Hours

ENGL 1101

3

MATH 1101 or higher

3

**GSU 1010

1

*Area D Science Sequence “A”

4

FREN 1001 or higher

3
Total Hours 14

Term 2

Course Hours

ENGL 1102

3

POLS 1101

3

Area B Elective

2

Lab Science “B”

4

FREN 1002 or higher

3
Total Hours 15

Notes

*This course is not included in Freshman Learning Communities.

 

**GSU 1010 is an optional course for students enrolled in a Freshman Learning Community.

Gain on-the-job K-12 teaching experience through internships in local school districts.

Get there! Study French language and culture in exciting places such as Paris or Cannes, through semester- or year-long study abroad, exchange, or other cultural immersion programs.

As a senior, design a practicum experience through special projects, internships or field work (FREN 4063).


Year 2

Term 1

Course Hours

Area B Elective

2

Area C Elective

3

Area C Elective

3

Area D Math/Science Elective

3

Area E Global Issues Elective

3

FREN 2001 or higher

3
Total Hours 17

Term 2

Course Hours

HIST 2110

3

Area E Social Science Elective

3

FREN 2002 or higher

3

Area F Elective

3

Area F Elective

3
Total Hours 15

Notes

Gain on-the-job K-12 teaching experience through internships in local school districts.

Get there! Study French language and culture in exciting places such as Paris or Cannes, through semester- or year-long study abroad, exchange, or other cultural immersion programs.

As a senior, design a practicum experience through special projects, internships or field work (FREN 4063).


Year 3

Term 1

Course Hours

FREN 3013

3

FREN 3023

3

FREN 3033

3

Area H Elective

3

Area H Elective

3
Total Hours 15

Term 2

Course Hours

Area G Lit. Elective

3

Area G Elective

3

Area H Elective

3

Area H Elective

3

Area H Elective

3
Total Hours 15

Notes

Click here for courses that fulfill Area G and H and may also include a Signature Experience component.

Gain on-the-job K-12 teaching experience through internships in local school districts.

Get there! Study French language and culture in exciting places such as Paris or Cannes, through semester- or year-long study abroad, exchange, or other cultural immersion programs.

As a senior, design a practicum experience through special projects, internships or field work (FREN 4063).


Year 4

Term 1

Course Hours

Area G Lit. Elective

3

FREN 4123

3

Area G 3000/4000 Level Elective

3

Area H Elective

3

Area H Elective

3
Total Hours 15

Term 2

Course Hours

Area G 3000/4000 Level Elective

3

Area G 3000/4000 Level Elective

3

Area H Elective

3

Area H Elective

3

Area H Elective

3
Total Hours 15

Notes

Click here for courses that fulfill Area G and H and may also include a Signature Experience component.

See Department Undergraduate Director or current Undergraduate Catalog for suggestions for the second CTW course.

Gain on-the-job K-12 teaching experience through internships in local school districts.

Get there! Study French language and culture in exciting places such as Paris or Cannes, through semester- or year-long study abroad, exchange, or other cultural immersion programs.

As a senior, design a practicum experience through special projects, internships or field work (FREN 4063).