Business French Minor for Non-Business Students

The Business French Minor for Non-Business students includes the following courses. Waiver or substitution in any of these categories may be approved, in some circumstances, by the assistant to the chair for undergraduate affairs in consultation with the student’s advisor.

Requirements

Total Credits

18 credits

Required Courses (9 credits)
  • Bus Adm 330 - Organizations, 3 credits
  • French 311 - French for International Business/Professional Communication: Oral Emphasis, 3 credits
  • French 361 - French for International Business/Professional Communication: Writing Focus, 3 credits
Required (3 credits)

Either of the following two courses:

  • Bus Adm 201 - Introduction to Financial Accounting, 3 credits
  • Bus Adm 360 - Principles of Marketing, 3 credits


Required (3 credits)

One of the following courses in cultures of the French-speaking world:

  • French 324 (327)* - Contemporary French Language and Culture, 3 credits
  • French 430 - Reaction and Innovation: French Culture of the 19th and 20th Centuries, 3 credits
  • French 432 - Seminar in French and Francophone Cultures: (Subtitle), 1-3 credits
  • French 450 - Institutions and Culture of Contemporary France, 3 credits
  • French 451 (351)* - Cinema of the French-Speaking World: (Subtitle), 3 credits


* These courses satisfy GER-HU distribution requirements.

Required (3 credits)

At least 3 credits in the following courses in French oral and written communication:

  • French 210 - French Immersion: Intermediate, 1-2 credits
  • French 303* - Conversation and Composition: Intermediate Level, 3 credits
  • French 324* - Contemporary French Language and Culture (if not selected above), 3 credits
  • French 325 - Intensive Grammar and Usage, 3 credits
  • French 410 - French Immersion: Advanced, 1-2 credits
  • French 411 - Conversation and Composition: Advanced Level, 2-3 credits
  • French 415 (425) - Introduction to Translation: French to English, 3 credits


* These courses satisfy GER-HU distribution requirements.

Additional Requirements

Students must complete at least 9 upper-division (numbered 300 and above) credits in the minor in residence at UWM.

GPA Requirements

The College requires that students attain at least a 2.5 GPA on all credits in the minor attempted at UWM. In addition, students must attain a 2.5 GPA on all minor credits attempted, including any transfer work.