Courses

FRENCH 104 - Third-Semester French (3 units; U)
Review and further study of language and culture with emphasis on the development of reading skills. Prereq: grade of C or better in French 104(P) or 114(P) or level 3 score on French placement exam or cons instr. Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (8 retro cr).
FRENCH 110 - French for Travelers (1-2 units; U)
Basic conversational French for travelers. For students with no knowledge of French as well as for those with a basic foundation in the language. Useful vocabulary and cultural information. Prereq: none.
FRENCH 113 - Internship in Latin, Lower Division (1-6 units; U)
Application of basic principles of Latin in a business, organizational, educational, political, or other appropriate setting. One cr earned for academic work based on 40 hours in internship. May be retaken to 6 cr max. Prereq: intro course in Latin; 2.25 gpa; cons supervising faculty member.
FRENCH 145 - Selected Topics in LGBT Studies: (3 units; U)
Focus on a particular LGBT topic and/or issue. Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st; LGBT 200(P) or cons instr.
FRENCH 190 - Elementary French Electives (3-12 units; U)
Awarded by the program director for language work at the introductory (first-year) level completed in Paris. May not be retaken for cr. Prereq: acceptance in Study Abroad Prog.
FRENCH 192 - Biogeography (3 units; U)
An introduction to the geography of the biosphere, the earth's surface, and the plants and animals which live there. Prereq: jr st; a physical geog or a biology course recom.
FRENCH 197 - Ad Hoc: (1-6 units; U)
Course created expressly for offering in a specified enrollment period. Requires only dept & assoc dean approval. In exceptional circumstances, can be offered in one add'l sem. Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; add'l prereqs may be assigned to specific topic.
FRENCH 199 - Human Pathophysiology: Fundamentals (1 units; U)
Pathological mechanisms underlying disease states, diagnosis and treatment of these disorders; topics cover cell injury, inflammation, immunopathology, repair, regeneration, and fibrosis.
FRENCH 203 - Fourth-Semester French (3 units; U)
Continuation of French 203. Review of main grammatical concepts. Readings in modern French and Francophone literature. Prereq: grade of C or better in French 203(P) or level 4 score on French placement exam or cons instr; French 213(R). Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (11 retro cr).
FRENCH 204 - Second Semester Chinese (5 units; U)
Continuation of Chinese 101(Linguis 121). Prereq: Chinese 101(Linguis 121)(NP). Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (4 retro cr).
FRENCH 205 - Conditioning and Learning Laboratory (1 units; U/G)
Demonstrations and experiments.
FRENCH 210 - Investment Management Practice III (3 units; U/G)
Students independently conduct special study to assist individual future professional development and gain maturity and confidence in real world investment management. Prereq: jr st, admis to Investment Mgmt Cert program & Bus Adm 553(P); or grad st, admis to Investment Mgmt Cert program & Bus Adm 553(P).
FRENCH 213 - Grammar for Students of Foreign Languages (3 units; U)
An introduction to the grammatical concepts useful in studying foreign languages. Jointly offered with, and may be used to repeat, Classic 213, English 213, German 213, Italian 213, Linguis 213, Polish 213, Russian 213, & Spanish 213. Prereq: none.
FRENCH 277 - French Discussion Section: (1-2 units; U)
Discussion in French, designed to broaden perspectives, improve language skills. Offered in conjunction w/courses in other disciplines (Anthro, Hist, Pol Sci, etc). Retakable w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: French 204(P) or cons instr.
FRENCH 289 - Studies in Facility Planning and Design: (6 units; U)
Intermediate design studio emphasizing facility planning and design theories and methods. May be retaken w/chg in topic to max of 12 cr. Prereq: sr st; Arch 420(P).
FRENCH 290 - Children's Literature (1-4 units; U/G)
To acquaint students with the wide range of good books for children and to provide wide reading experiences in children's literature; evaluation and use of current materials. Prereq: jr st & admis to School of Educ; or grad st.
FRENCH 296 - Introduction to Historic Preservation (3 units; U/G)
Research, discussion and case study development to explore political, social/historical, economic and design/restoration issues of preservation and adaptive use of buildings. Prereq: sr st & Arch 300(P); or grad st.
FRENCH 297 - Study Abroad: (1-12 units; U)
Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work level, content and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared program course work. May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.
FRENCH 299 - Action, Will, and Freedom (3 units; U/G)
The nature of the will, agency, intentional action, and the problem of free will and determinism. Prereq: jr st, 3 cr philos; or grad st.
FRENCH 310 - Study Abroad: (1-12 units; U)
Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work level, content, and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared course work. May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.
FRENCH 311 - Introduction to Map Making (3 units; U)
Theory and execution of larger scale multi-purpose and land use maps; precise plotting of grids, projection field mapping, simple photogrammetry, compilation, specification and design. 2 hrs lec, 2 hr lab. Prereq: soph st.
FRENCH 324 - First-Year Seminar: (3 units; U)
Selected topics announced in Schedule of Classes each time course is offered. Open only to freshmen. Students may earn cr in just one L&S First-Year Sem (course numbers 192, 193, 194). Prereq: none.
FRENCH 325 - Health Communication Interventions (3 units; U)
Theories, strategies, and methods in the design of health promotional and disease prevention interventions. Development of ethical and culturally responsive communication strategies. Prereq: jr st; satisfaction of GER English Composition competency req; or cons instr.
FRENCH 332 - Programming 1 (3 units; U)
Introduction to history of computing, fundamental computer concepts and structured programming techniques. Prereq: none.
FRENCH 361 - Nursing Science V: Concepts of Community Health Care of Aggregates (3 units; U)
Nursing care of individuals, families and communities; aggregates and special populations in the community; roles of community health nurses. Prereq: Nurs 334(P).
FRENCH 392 - Phonetics (3 units; U)
Theory of French sounds; phonetic transcription; practice in pronunciation in class and in language laboratory. Required of teaching majors & minors. Prereq: French 303(215)(P) or cons instr.
FRENCH 395 - Foundations of Professional Practice in Actuarial Science (1 units; U)
Lecture and discussions on professional topics such as health, pension, life, casualty, regulation. May be retaken for cr once. Prereq: completion of actuarial sci prep curric or cons instr.
FRENCH 397 - Study Abroad: (1-6 units; U/G)
Variable content (subtitle is area of concentration). Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work level, content and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared program course work. May be retaken w/chg in topic to max of 9 cr. Prereq: jr st; acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.
FRENCH 410 - Institutions and Culture of Contemporary France (3 units; U/G)
Major political, social, cultural and economic forces shaping France today. France within the European Union and the Francophone world. Prereq: jr st; French 325(P); one add'l 300-level French course or cons instr.
FRENCH 415 - Introduction to Translation: English to French (3 units; U/G)
Translation of texts from English into French. Comparative study of French and English syntax and comparative culture. French 465 & Trnsltn 465 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Counts as repeat of French 499 with "Intro to English to French Translation" topic. Prereq: jr st; grade of B or better in French 325(P); French 427(P) or cons instr.
FRENCH 426 - Gallery Techniques I (3 units; U)
An exploration of various activities of gallery and museum personnel. The class will be primarily concerned with the schedule and installation of the uwm fine arts galleries, but will include field trips and guest lecturers from the community. The class will explore the art of gallery installation regarding visitor education and the use of inter-discipline (or mixed media) activities in the traditional gallery environment. Prereq: jr st; cons instr.
FRENCH 427 - Painting and Drawing Critique (3 units; U/G)
Paintings or drawings done independently are brought in weekly for critiquing by faculty members and invited guests. Emphasis is on concept image and authority of presentation. Any medium. Prereq: sr st; Art 344(P) or 543(P); 442(P) or 541(P); & writ cons instr.
FRENCH 428 - Field Experience in Preschool and Kindergarten Classrooms (2 units; U)
Field experience with children in prekindergarten/kindergarten. Focus on early literacy lesson planning. Prereq: CurrIns 240(P), 502(C) & admis to School of Educ; or cons instr.
FRENCH 430 - Speaking and Listening in Whole Language Classrooms (3 units; U/G)
Theory and techniques of developing oral fluency. Specific forms of communication to be considered: informal sharing (listening and talking), discussion, reporting, choral reading, storytelling, and dramatics. Prereq: jr st or grad st..
FRENCH 431 - Keyboard Harmony III (1 units; U)
Perform at the piano: chord progressions utilizing modulation and chromatic harmony. Compose melodies over chord progressions. Advanced realization of lead sheet progressions. Introduction to improvisation. Prereq: Music Major; Music 225(C) & 226(C); Music 124(P), 126(P), & 128(P) or equiv.
FRENCH 449 - Studies in French Culture: (2-4 units; U)
French culture through readings and on-site visits. Completing this course does not preclude taking required 300-level courses for cr upon return to UWM. May not enroll conc in French 349. May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: 300-level French course; acceptance for Study Abroad Prog; conc reg in French 595(C).
FRENCH 450 - African Americans and South Africa (3 units; U)
The study of ideological, economic, religious, cultural, educational and political ties between African Americans and black South Africans from the 19th century to the present. Prereq: soph st or cons instr.
FRENCH 451 - Issues in Adult Basic Education (3 units; U/G)
Analysis of research and practice relative to current issues in adult basic education. Prereq: jr st; Ad Ldsp 577.
FRENCH 465 - African-American Literary Movements: The Harlem Renaissance (3 units; U)
A consideration of the historical and social forces that promoted the development of black literature during the period of the Harlem Renaissance. Prereq: jr st.
FRENCH 489 - Internship in Geography, Lower Division (1-6 units; U)
Application of basic principles of geography in a business, organizational, educational, political, or other appropriate setting. One cr earned for academic work based on 40 hours in internship. May be retaken to 6 cr max. Prereq: intro course in Geog; 2.25 gpa; cons supervising faculty member.
FRENCH 510 - Senior Seminar in International Studies: (3 units; U/G)
Interdisciplinary seminar with emphasis on functional/regional problems in world affairs. Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: declared Intl Stds major or minor, or cons instr or prog coord.
FRENCH 595 - Intermediate German Grammar and Usage (3 units; U)
Review of major structures in German grammar; application of those structures through writing and speaking. Emphasis on written accuracy and proficiency. Prereq: German 204(P) or equiv. Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (14 retro cr).
FRENCH 599 - Nationalism And Internationalism In The Hapsburg Empire, 1815-1918 (3 units; U/G)
Centripetal and centrifugal tendencies within the Hapsburg realm from the congress of Vienna to the end of World War I. Prereq: jr st; completion of ger English composition competency req.
FRENCH 697 - Acoustics (3 units; U)
Characteristics of sound - speed, pitch, quality and loudness; reverberation and acoustical treatment of rooms; musical instruments, harmony and scales, speech and hearing; recording and reproducing equipment. 3 hrs lec. Prereq: 1 yr H.S. Algebra & 1 yr plane Geometry.
FRENCH 699 - Introduction to Women's and Gender Studies: A Humanities Perspective (3 units; U)
An interdisciplinary course with focus on humanities approaches to the situation of women. May not be taken for cr if WGS(Wmns) 200 or L&S SS 200 is also taken. Prereq: none.
FRENCH 700 - Karst Geomorphology (3 units; U/G)
Description and analysis of karst (limestone) processes and landforms. Prereq: jr st; Geog 004(P), 120(P) or cons instr.
FRENCH 716 - Urban Environmental Change and Social Justice (3 units; U/G)
Spatial aspects of contributors to urban environmental change affecting social justice. Inequitable distribution of environmental risks and benefits; challenge of developing policies. Prereq: jr st.
FRENCH 731 - History of the Black Family in America (3 units; U/G)
A history of the black family from 1629 to the present, with emphasis upon both Afro and Anglo socio-cultural influences. Prereq: jr st; satisfaction of GER English composition competency req.
FRENCH 733 - Introduction to African-American History to 1865 (3 units; U)
African and African-American history to the Reconstruction period. Prereq: none.
FRENCH 797 - Introduction to Study Abroad (2 units; U)
Discussion of study abroad programs by addressing objectives, cross-cultural communication; specific programs and pre-departure information. No degree cr for students with cr in IntlSt 350 'Studying in the World's Regions'(ER). Cr/no cr only; audit not permitted. Prereq: none.
FRENCH 799 - Geography of Cities and Metropolitan Areas (3 units; U/G)
Extent, localization, and geographic relations of land uses, facilities, and internal circulation, with particular reference to large North American cities. Prereq: jr st & intro course in geog or acceptable course in an urban related field, e.g. Econ, UrbPlan, Urb Std; or grad st.