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Advanced Certificate in French Studies

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.

Requirements for French Studies Advanced Certificate

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This program requires completion of thirty (30) credits:

Culture Course in English (4 credits)

  • FREN 195 French Culture through Cuisine
  • FREN 195 A Season in the Congo
  • FREN 250 Africa Films Africa
  • FREN 260 a.k.a. Africa: Mapping Identities in African Literature and Film
  • FREN 340 French Cinema and Literature
  • FREN 350 Paris-Berlin: Connections and Contrasts at the Turn of the 20th Century


Three 200 level courses (12 credits

  • 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 credits)

  • 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 (4 credits)

  • FREN 133 Intermediate French conversation (2)
  • FREN 312 Finesses de la langue (2)

One 400 level course (4 credits)

  • FREN 440 Seminar: Special Topics in French Literature and Culture French
  • FREN 450 Seminar: Special Topics in Francophone Literature and Culture