French Major and Minor

Requirements for the Major in French

Students who major in French must complete twenty-eight hours taught at or above the 200-level, including FREN 201, 202, 301, 302, 333, 391, 410, and 440; three hours of FREN literature electives taught at 400-level; and three hours of FREN electives.

Notes:

  • Students who exempt 201 or above as a result of placement will be required to complete additional electives to achieve the minimum number of hours for the major.
  • Students taking FREN 398 (Honors Research) must register for FREN 440 (Capstone) in the same semester.
  • French courses taken in a study abroad program may count toward the major hours.
  • At least two courses (FREN 333 and one 400-level literature course) must be taken on campus at Presbyterian College.
  • One semester or junior year of study abroad in France is recommended for all majors.

Requirements for the Minor in French

Students who minor in French must complete eighteen hours of FREN electives taught at or above the 200-level. One semester or junior year of study abroad in France is recommended for all minors.

Notes:

  • Students who exempt 201 or above as a result of placement will be required to complete additional electives to achieve the minimum number of hours for the minor.
  • One semester or junior year of study abroad in France is recommended for all minors.