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Minor in French and Francophone Studies

18 to 34 units, depending on language competency.

Language Competency:

Students must achieve intermediate competency in French equivalent to either French 200 or 201B prior to enrolling in upper division coursework. ┬áThe total number of lower-division units depends on the student’s existing language competency and can range from 0 to 16 units depending on placement.
Students should consult with the undergraduate advisor regarding demonstration of existing language competency.

Upper Division Requirements:

A minimum of 18 uits which must include all of the following:

  • FREN 312A Advanced French I (3)
    Prerequisite: Upper-division standing in French or equivalent.
  • FREN 312B Advanced French II (3)
    Prerequisite: Upper-division standing in French or equivalent.
  • FREN 411 Advanced French Syntax & Composition (3)
    Prerequisites: FREN 312A-B or equivalent.

Take three other upper-division courses in French for a total of 18 upper-division units.

The Minor in French is available to any non-French major.

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