French Advanced Certificate

The 30-credit Advanced Certificate is designed for students who would like to pursue their French studies beyond a Minor but whose other commitments make it difficult for them to declare a second major.

One-Culture Course (4 Units) — Courses are taught in English
  • FREN 195 French Culture through Cuisine
  • FREN 195 A Season in the Congo (First Year Seminar)
  • FREN 250 Africa Films 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)
Three 200-level Courses (12 units) — Courses are taught in French
  • FREN 202 Fourth Semester French (required)
  • FREN 255 Diplomatie sans frontières
  • FREN 265 Les Enfants terribles
  • FREN 275 Cultures de France
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 credits (2 credits)
  • FREN 133 Intermediate French conversation (2)
  • FREN 312 Finesses de la langue (2)
One 400-level course (4 credits)
  • FREN 440/450
  • FREN 440/450