French (FREN)

FREN 1311  Elementary French  3 SCH  (3)  

For students without previous knowledge of the language. An introductory course teaching the fundamentals of French in order to develop listening, speaking, reading and writing abilities. Language laboratory required.

FREN 1312  Elementary French  3 SCH  (3)  

Continuation of FREN 1311. Language laboratory required. Prerequisite: FREN 1311 or departmental approval.

FREN 2311  Intermediate French  3 SCH  (3)  

Continuation of FREN 1312. Emphasis on speaking and listening abilities. Language laboratory required. Prerequisite: FREN 1312 or two or more years of high school French with departmental approval.

FREN 2312  Intermediate French  3 SCH  (3)  

Continuation of FREN 2311. Emphasis on reading and writing abilities. Language laboratory available. Prerequisite: FREN 1312 or two or more years of high school French with departmental approval.

FREN 2315  French and Francophone Culture  3 SCH  (0-3)  

Aspects of culture in France and other French-speaking countries and how they express and affect human experiences. Prerequisites: FREN 1311 and FREN 1312.

FREN 3301  Adv Grammar and Composition  3 SCH  (3)  

The basic principles and formal study of grammar. Prerequisite: 12 semester hours of French.

FREN 3321  French Literature to 1800  3 SCH  (3)  

History of French literature in the Middle Ages, Renaissance and classical period through the 18th century. Conducted in French. Prerequisite: 12 semester hours of French.

FREN 3322  French Literature from 1800  3 SCH  (3)  

History of French literature from 1800 through contemporary literature. Conducted in French. Prerequisite: 12 semester hours of French.

FREN 4301  Adv Written and Oral Comp  3 SCH  (3)  

Written and oral presentations: expository, persuasive, narrative and descriptive. Prerequisite: 3 semester hours of advanced French.

FREN 4310  Sel Topics in Fr Civ and Lit  3 SCH  (0-3)  

Topics include aspects of French civilization such as art, music and cinema and themes presented through all literary genres such as changing roles in society, education, religion and justice. Conducted in French. May be repeated for credit as topic changes. Prerequisite: 6 semester hours of advanced French.