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FREN 1001 - French for Communication I
A companion course to FREN 1103 with emphasis on speaking and comprehension skills. Recommended that it be taken simultaneously with FREN 1103 or after. Prerequisite: FREN 1103 with a grade of “C” or better or instructor approval.

FREN 1031 - French Pronunciation
A beginning course in French with special emphasis on pronunciation and the oral skills. May be taken simultaneously with FREN 1103. Prerequisite: FREN 1103 with a grade of “C” or better or instructor approval.

FREN 1103 - French I
A beginning course in understanding, speaking, reading, and writing French. The first in a sequence of related courses.

FREN 1201 - French for Communication II
Continued instruction in basic language concepts and beginning conversational skills. Conducted in French. Prerequisite: FREN 1103 with a grade of “C” or better or instructor approval.

FREN 1213 - French II
Continued instruction in understanding, speaking, reading, and writing French. The second in a sequence of related courses. Prerequisite: FREN 1103 with a grade of “C” or better or instructor approval.

FREN 1301 - French for Communication III
Continued instruction to develop oral fluency and conversational skills. Conducted in French. Prerequisite: FREN 1213 with a grade of “C” or better or instructor approval.

FREN 1313 - French III
Continued instruction in understanding, speaking, reading, and writing French. The third in a sequence of related courses. Prerequisite: FREN 1213 with a grade of “C” or better or instructor approval.

FREN 1401 - French for Communication IV
Continued instruction to develop oral fluency and conversational skills. Conducted in French. Prerequisite: FREN 1313 with a grade of “C” or better or instructor approval.

FREN 1413 - French IV
Continued instruction in understanding, speaking, reading, and writing French. The fourth in a sequence of related courses. Prerequisite: FREN 1313 with a grade of “C” or better or instructor approval.

FREN 2033 - French Literature in Translation
Readings of literary works in translation selected to increase the student’s knowledge of Francophone societies. Conducted in English.

FREN 2041 - French - Introduction to the Arts
An introduction to the French arts with an attempt to develop an aesthetic awareness and an understanding of the role that the arts play in modern day French activities. Conducted in English.

FREN 2071 - French History and Geography Introduction
A survey of French history and geography as it relates to modern day French societies and language with an awareness of the relationship between the physical, political, and linguistic regions. Conducted in English.

FREN 2113 - Intermediate French I
An intermediate course in understanding, speaking, reading, and writing French. Taught in French. Prerequisite: FREN 1413 with a grade of “C” or better or instructor approval.

FREN 2121 - Intermediate French Communication
Intensive practice in speaking French at the intermediate level covering a wide range of subjects; i.e., everyday language, intermediate literature samples, other publications, and current events. Conducted in French. Prerequisite: FREN 2113 with a grade of “C” or better or instructor approval.

FREN 2143 - French Civilization and Culture
Conversations and readings concerning French culture and civilization. Conducted in French. Prerequisite: FREN 2113 with a grade of “C” or better or instructor approval.

FREN 2213 - Intermediate French II
An intermediate course in understanding, speaking, reading, and writing French. Taught in French. Prerequisite: FREN 1413 with a grade of “C” or better or instructor approval.

FREN 2263 - Intermediate French Literature
Development of reading skills in the target language using intermediate level literary texts. Conducted in French. Prerequisite: FREN 2113 with a grade of “C” or better or instructor approval.

FREN 2320 - International Work and/or Study Seminar
Practicum with an international firm and/or study abroad. Focus on application and enhancement of language skills (oral and written forms). Lecture and/or laboratory equivalent. Prerequisite: Permission of Dean of Global education and Associate Dean before enrollment and in advance of work/study abroad experience.

FREN 2330 - French International Seminar and/or Field Studies
This course is designed to provide an on-site experience in the selected French-speaking country. Includes lectures, readings, oral interactions, and written reports. All or a portion of instruction and activities are conducted at the international site. Focus on language (oral and written forms) and culture development. Prerequisite: Permission of Dean of Global Education and Associate Dean before enrollment and in advance of in-country experience.

FREN 2413 - French Translating
Translating skills course with focus on translating the written language of French to English with some English to French. Prerequisite: FREN 2113 with a grade of “C” or better or instructor approval.

FREN 2421 - French Culture Comparisons
Focus on the cultural aspects of the Francophone people. Includes a comparison with the American culture as well as other culture groups. Conducted in English.

FREN 2433 French Cinema and Conversation
Analytical study of French films in terms of historical and cultural contexts. Students will use language in a meaningful way to address the different cultural aspects portrayed in the films.

FREN 2523 - Intermediate French Grammar and Composition
This course includes a thorough review of syntax and grammar and the development of composition skills. Conducted in French and English. Prerequisite: FREN 2213 with a grade of “C” or better or 18 hours of French or instructor approval.

FREN 2533 - Advanced French Conversation
This course is intended for students who have studied French structure through the intermediate level and have gained a basic oral fluency and proficiency. Class activities will focus on acquiring sufficient speaking skills to interact with native speakers and the use of French as the main language of communication without the aid of an interpreter. Conducted in French. Prerequisite: FREN 2213 with a grade of “C” or better or 18 hours of French or instructor approval.

FREN 2990 - Selected Topics in French
The study and/or analysis of a selected topic in French. May be repeated with a different topic.

The time required for laboratory may vary by course.
Please refer to the course syllabus for more information.

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