French Studies Advanced Certificate

The 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

30 units

Requirements Checklist: French Studies Advanced Certificate

Required

Culture Course in English (4 units)

  • FREN 195 French Culture through Cuisine
  • FREN 195 A Season in the Congo
  • FREN 250 Africa Films Africa
  • FREN 260 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

200 level (12 units - 3 courses)

  • FREN 202 Fourth Semester French (required)
  • FREN 255 Diplomatie sans frontières
  • FREN 265 Les Enfants terribles
  • FREN 275 Cultures de France

300 level (8 units - 2 courses)

  • 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

Electives (4 units)

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

400 level (4 units - 1 course)

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