French Studies Minor

The Minor in French Studies requires completion of twenty (20) units in French.

One-Culture Course (4 Units) — Courses are taught in English
  • FREN 195 French Culture through Cuisine (First year seminar)
  • FREN 195 A Season in the Congo (First year seminar)
  • FREN 250 Africa Film Africa (fulfills CD requirement)
  • FREN 260 a.k.a. Africa, Mapping Identity (fulfills Core C1 Literature)
  • FREN 340 French Cinema and Literature (fulfills Core C1 Literature)
  • FREN 350 Paris-Berlin: Connections and Contrasts at the Turn of the 20th Century (fulfills Core C1 Literature)
Two 200-level Courses: (8 units) — Courses are taught in French
  • FREN 202 Fourth Semester French (required)
  • FREN 255 Diplomatie sans frontières
  • FREN 265 Les Enfants terribles
Two 300-level Courses: (8 units) — Courses are taught in French
  • FREN 300 Cultures de France
  • FREN 315 Paris: Biographie d'une ville 
  • FREN 320 Le Plaisir du texte
  • FREN 322 Le bon sens et la folie
  • FREN 324 Guerre et paix
  • FREN 330 Rencontres: L'Afrique francophone
  • FREN 332 Rencontres: Le monde francophone
Elective Courses: (4 units) — Courses are taught in French
  • FREN 133 Intermediate French Conversation (2)
  • FREN 312 Finesses de la langue (2)