Courses Offered

Undergraduate Courses Offered

The following is a list of all French courses offered. To check the availability of any particular course, refer to the UWM Schedule of Classes or the UWM Academic Catalog.

FRENCH 103 First-Semester French
4 cr. Undergraduate.
For students who have not studied French previously. Oral practice, grammar, and reading. Language laboratory required.
Prerequisites: none.
Course Rules: Counts as repeat of French 113. Open only to students with 2 yrs HS French or less or score of 1 on the French placement exam.
Last Taught: Spring 2019, Fall 2018, Spring 2018, Fall 2017.
FRENCH 104 Second-Semester French
4 cr. Undergraduate.
Continuation of French 103. Further drill in the language laboratory.
Prerequisites: grade of C or better in French 103(P) or level 2 score on French placement exam or cons instr. Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (4 retro cr).
Course Rules: Counts as repeat of French 114.
Last Taught: Spring 2019, Fall 2018, Spring 2018, Fall 2017.
FRENCH 110 French for Travelers
1-2 cr. Undergraduate.
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.
Prerequisites: none.
Last Taught: Fall 2015, Spring 2015, Fall 2014, Spring 2014.
FRENCH 113 Intensive French I
4 cr. Undergraduate.
Compressed introductory course focused on speaking, oral comprehension, and reading. For students with some knowledge of French or another foreign language.
Prerequisites: none.
Course Rules: Counts as a repeat of French 103.
Last Taught: Summer 2016, Summer 2015, Summer 2014, Summer 2013.
FRENCH 114 Intensive French II
4 cr. Undergraduate.
Continuation of French 113. Prepares students for placement into French 203.
Prerequisites: French 103(P), 113(P), or cons instr. Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (4 retro crs).
Course Rules: Counts as a repeat of French 104.
Last Taught: Summer 2016, Summer 2015, Summer 2014, Summer 2013.
FRENCH 145 Views of France:
3 cr. Undergraduate.
In-depth study of selected aspects of French civilization as reflected in literature.
Prerequisites: none.
General Education Requirements: HU
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Spring 2019, Fall 2018, Summer 2018, Spring 2018.
FRENCH 190 Elementary French Electives
3-12 cr. Undergraduate.
Awarded by the program director for language work at the introductory (first-year) level completed in Paris.
Prerequisites: acceptance in Study Abroad Prog.
Course Rules: May not be retaken for cr.
FRENCH 192 First-Year Seminar:
3 cr. Undergraduate.
Specific topics are announced in the Schedule of Classes each time the class is offered.
Prerequisites: none.
General Education Requirements: HU
Course Rules: Open only to freshmen. Students may earn cr in just one L&S First-Year Sem (course numbers 192, 193, 194).
Last Taught: Fall 2018, Fall 2017, Fall 2009, Fall 2007.
FRENCH 197 Study Abroad:
1-12 cr. Undergraduate.
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.
Prerequisites: acceptance in Study Abroad Prog.
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic.
Last Taught: Fall 2018, Summer 2016, Fall 2015, Spring 2015.
FRENCH 199 Independent Study
1-4 cr. Undergraduate.
For further information consult department chair.
Prerequisites: 2.5 GPA; cons instr, dept chair & asst dean for SAS.
Course Rules: May not be retaken for cr.
Last Taught: Spring 2003, Summer 1994, Spring 1994, Summer 1991.
FRENCH 203 Third-Semester French
3 cr. Undergraduate.
Review and further study of language and culture with emphasis on the development of reading skills.
Prerequisites: 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).
Last Taught: Spring 2019, Fall 2018, Spring 2018, Fall 2017.
FRENCH 204 Fourth-Semester French
3 cr. Undergraduate.
Continuation of French 203. Review of main grammatical concepts. Readings in modern French and Francophone literature.
Prerequisites: 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).
Last Taught: Spring 2019, Fall 2018, Spring 2018, Fall 2017.
FRENCH 205 Reading for Research
3 cr. Undergraduate.
Basic grammatical principles and linguistic structures, augmented by individually-supervised readings in the student's field of specialization.
Prerequisites: none.
FRENCH 210 French Immersion: Intermediate
1-2 cr. Undergraduate.
Concentrated, structured practice of spoken French; contemporary topics; small-group setting with native speakers, simulates immersion experience. Build vocabulary, improve communication skills. Weekend, interim, or short-term summer modules. Specific credits announced in Schedule whenever course is offered.
Prerequisites: French 203(P) or cons instr.
Course Rules: May be retaken to 4 cr max.
Last Taught: Spring 2015, Spring 2014, Spring 2013, Spring 2012.
FRENCH 213 Grammar for Students of Foreign Languages
3 cr. Undergraduate.
An introduction to the grammatical concepts useful in studying foreign languages.
Prerequisites: none.
Course Rules: 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.
FRENCH 277 French Discussion Section:
1-2 cr. Undergraduate.
Discussion in French, designed to broaden perspectives, improve language skills.
Prerequisites: French 204(P) or cons instr.
Course Rules: Offered in conjunction w/courses in other disciplines (Anthro, Hist, Pol Sci, etc). Retakable w/chg in topic to 6 cr max.
Last Taught: Spring 2017.
FRENCH 289 Internship in French
1-6 cr. Undergraduate.
Application of basic principles of French in a business, organizational, educational, political, or other appropriate setting.
Prerequisites: French 103(P) or 113(P); 2.25 gpa; cons instr.
Course Rules: One cr earned for academic work based on 40 hours in internship. May be retaken to 6 cr max.
Last Taught: Fall 2018, Summer 2006, Fall 2004, Summer 2003.
FRENCH 290 Intermediate French Electives:
3-12 cr. Undergraduate.
Awarded by the program director for language work on the intermediate level completed at Paris.
Prerequisites: acceptance for Study Abroad Prog; conc reg in French 595(C).
Course Rules: Students initially enroll in French 595. May be retaken for cr.
Last Taught: Spring 2000, Spring 1999, Spring 1998, Spring 1997.
FRENCH 296 UROP Apprenticeship
1-3 cr. Undergraduate.
Undergraduate research participation in a project developed with a supervising member of the faculty or staff. One credit for 45 hrs research.
Prerequisites: acceptance into UROP; prior or conc reg in UROP seminar.
Course Rules: May be retaken to 9 cr max.
FRENCH 297 Study Abroad:
1-12 cr. Undergraduate.
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.
Prerequisites: acceptance for Study Abroad Prog; conc reg in French 595(C).
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic.
Last Taught: Summer 2018, Summer 2017, Spring 2017, Fall 2016.
FRENCH 299 Ad Hoc:
1-6 cr. Undergraduate.
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: none; add'l prereqs may be assigned to specific topic.
Prerequisites: none; add'l prereqs may be assigned to specific topic.
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic.
Last Taught: Spring 2002, Fall 1999, Fall 1998, Fall 1997.
FRENCH 303 Conversation and Composition: Intermediate Level
3 cr. Undergraduate.
Development of ability to understand, read, speak and write French, with emphasis on everyday language and culture.
Prerequisites: grade C or better in French 204(P) or level 5 score on French placement exam or cons instr; may be taken conc w/French 204 w/grade B or better in French 203(P). Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (14 retro cr).
General Education Requirements: HU
Last Taught: Spring 2019, Fall 2018, Spring 2018, Fall 2017.
FRENCH 310 Contemporary French Usage
1-2 cr. Undergraduate.
Review of French grammar, practice in conversation and composition with emphasis on current practice. Reading materials will stress contemporary French life and politics.
Prerequisites: French 303(215)(P) or cons instr. Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (14 retro cr).
Last Taught: Spring 2002, Spring 2001, Spring 2000, Spring 1999.
FRENCH 311 French for International Business/Professional Communication: Oral Emphasis
3 cr. Undergraduate.
Introduction to business language and practices in French-speaking countries. Commercial vocabulary, oral and written communication skills, use of French internet resources.
Prerequisites: French 303(215)(P) or cons instr.
Last Taught: Fall 2014, Spring 2012, Spring 2010, Spring 2008.
FRENCH 324 Contemporary French Language and Culture
3 cr. Undergraduate.
Introduction to contemporary French culture through the use of authentic materials (video, oral interviews, literary and journalistic writing).
Prerequisites: French 303(215)(P) or cons instr. Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (14 retro cr).
General Education Requirements: HU
Last Taught: Spring 2019, Fall 2018, Spring 2018, Spring 2017.
FRENCH 325 Intensive Grammar and Usage
3 cr. Undergraduate.
Grammatical structures; levels of styles; written accuracy and proficiency.
Prerequisites: French 303(215)(P) or cons instr.Generates L&S credit for demonstrated equivalent preparation (14 retro cr).
Last Taught: Spring 2019, Fall 2018, Spring 2018, Fall 2017.
FRENCH 332 Reading French Texts
3 cr. Undergraduate.
Rules and concepts involved in reading and understanding poetry and prose. Practice in developing skills by literary analysis.
Prerequisites: French 303(P) or cons instr; French 324(R) & 325(R).
General Education Requirements: HU
Last Taught: Spring 2019, Fall 2018, Spring 2018, Fall 2017.
FRENCH 349 Studies in French Culture:
2-4 cr. Undergraduate.
A specific aspect of French culture combining class lectures and on-site visits.
Prerequisites: French 303(215)(P) or cons instr; acceptance for Study Abroad Prog; conc reg in French 595(C).
Course Rules: May not enroll conc in French 449. May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Spring 2004, Spring 2003, Spring 2002, Spring 2001.
FRENCH 357 Literature of the French-Speaking World in Translation:
3 cr. Undergraduate.
Topic/genre in selected works by major writers from one or more French-speaking regions (France, Belgium, Switzerland, Quebec, the Caribbean, Africa, Southeast Asia, etc.).
Prerequisites: jr st or cons instr.
General Education Requirements: HU
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic to 6 cr max.
Last Taught: Fall 2017, Fall 2016, Fall 2013, Fall 2003.
FRENCH 361 French for International Business/Professional Communication: Writing Focus
3 cr. Undergraduate.
Advanced French language, intercultural knowledge for business/professional communication in French-speaking countries. Commercial vocabulary, case studies, business letters/forms, internet. Preparation for Paris Chamber of Commerce's International Business Exam.
Prerequisites: French 311(P) or 325(P).
Last Taught: Spring 2015, Fall 2013, Spring 2011, Spring 2009.
FRENCH 383 Honors Seminar:
3 cr. Undergraduate.
Reading and discussion of selected works.
Prerequisites: soph st; Honors 200(P); cons Honors College dir.
General Education Requirements: HU
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Spring 2017, Fall 2011, Fall 2008, Spring 2006.
FRENCH 392 Phonetics
3 cr. Undergraduate.
Theory of French sounds; phonetic transcription; practice in pronunciation in class and in language laboratory.
Prerequisites: French 303(215)(P) or cons instr.
Course Rules: Required of teaching majors & minors.
Last Taught: Spring 2018, Fall 2016, Fall 2015, Fall 2014.
FRENCH 395 Reading French for Proficiency
3 cr. Undergraduate.
Development of reading proficiency in French by focusing on vocabulary acquisition, recognition of cognates, and analysis of complex sentences in short literary and journalistic texts.
Prerequisites: French 324(327)(P), 325(P), or 332(322)(P).
Last Taught: Spring 2009, Spring 2008, Spring 2005.
FRENCH 397 Study Abroad:
1-12 cr. Undergraduate.
Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before coursework level, content, and credits are determined and/or in specially-prepared program coursework.
Prerequisites: French 203(P); acceptance for Study Abroad Prog; conc reg in French 595(C).
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic.
Last Taught: Summer 2018, Summer 2017, Summer 2016, Spring 2016.
FRENCH 401 French for Reading Knowledge
3 cr. Undergraduate.
For students with little or no previous knowledge of French; especially useful to graduate students fulfilling a language requirement.
Prerequisites: jr st.
Course Rules: Does not count toward the French major or minor.
Last Taught: Spring 2019, Spring 2018, Spring 2016, Spring 2015.
FRENCH 410 French Immersion: Advanced
1-2 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Concentrated, structured practice of spoken French; contemporary topics; small-group setting with native speakers simulates immersion experience. Build vocabulary, improve communication skills. Weekend, interim, or short-term summer modules. Specific credits announced in Schedule whenever course is offered.
Prerequisites: French 324(327)(P) & 325(P), or cons instr.
Course Rules: May be retaken to 4 cr max.
Last Taught: Fall 2015, Fall 2014.
FRENCH 410G French Immersion: Advanced
1-2 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Concentrated, structured practice of spoken French; contemporary topics; small-group setting with native speakers simulates immersion experience. Build vocabulary, improve communication skills. Weekend, interim, or short-term summer modules. Specific credits announced in Schedule whenever course is offered.
Prerequisites: French 324(327)(P) & 325(P), or cons instr.
Course Rules: May be retaken to 4 cr max.
Last Taught: Fall 2015, Fall 2014.
FRENCH 415 Introduction to Translation: French to English
3 cr. Undergraduate.
Introduction to basic skills necessary to professional translation. Translation of texts from French into English. Summarizing texts. Sight translation.
Prerequisites: jr st; grade of B or better in French 325(P); French 324(327)(P) or 332(322)(P).
Last Taught: Fall 2010, Fall 2009, Fall 2008, Fall 2007.
FRENCH 426 Growing Up French
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
French civilization from the point of view of the French child, with emphasis on materials familiar to French children and adolescents.
Prerequisites: jr st; two French courses numbered 320 or above or cons instr.
General Education Requirements: HU
Last Taught: Fall 2015, Fall 2014.
FRENCH 426G Growing Up French
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
French civilization from the point of view of the French child, with emphasis on materials familiar to French children and adolescents.
Prerequisites: jr st; two French courses numbered 320 or above or cons instr.
General Education Requirements: HU
Last Taught: Fall 2015, Fall 2014.
FRENCH 427 Advanced Written Expression
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Development of writing proficiency in a variety of genres through close analysis and imitation of good French writing; emphasis on usage, syntax, and authentic French expression.
Prerequisites: jr st & French 324(327)(P) & 325(P), or grad st.
Last Taught: Fall 2017, Spring 2013.
FRENCH 427G Advanced Written Expression
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Development of writing proficiency in a variety of genres through close analysis and imitation of good French writing; emphasis on usage, syntax, and authentic French expression.
Prerequisites: jr st & French 324(327)(P) & 325(P), or grad st.
Last Taught: Fall 2017, Spring 2013.
FRENCH 428 Castles, Cathedrals, and Common People: The Foundations of French Culture
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Study of major aspects of French society and its cultural expressions from the Middle Ages through the Renaissance.
Prerequisites: jr st; French 332(322)(P); French 324(327)(P) or 325(P); or cons instr.
Last Taught: Spring 2018, Spring 2016.
FRENCH 428G Castles, Cathedrals, and Common People: The Foundations of French Culture
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Study of major aspects of French society and its cultural expressions from the Middle Ages through the Renaissance.
Prerequisites: jr st; French 332(322)(P); French 324(327)(P) or 325(P); or cons instr.
Last Taught: Spring 2018, Spring 2016.
FRENCH 429 Royalty, Reason, and Revolution: The Golden Age of French Culture
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Major aspects of French society and its cultural expressions from the Renaissance through the Revolution.
Prerequisites: jr st; French 332(322)(P); French 324(327)(P) or 325(P); or cons instr.
Last Taught: Spring 2019, Spring 2017.
FRENCH 429G Royalty, Reason, and Revolution: The Golden Age of French Culture
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Major aspects of French society and its cultural expressions from the Renaissance through the Revolution.
Prerequisites: jr st; French 332(322)(P); French 324(327)(P) or 325(P); or cons instr.
Last Taught: Spring 2019, Spring 2017.
FRENCH 430 Reaction and Innovation: French Culture of the 19th and 20th Centuries
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
French politics, society, and culture from Napoleon's First Empire to De Gaulle's Fifth Republic, 1804-1958.
Prerequisites: jr st; French 332(322)(P); French 324(327)(P) or 325(P); or cons instr.
Last Taught: Fall 2017, Fall 2015.
FRENCH 430G Reaction and Innovation: French Culture of the 19th and 20th Centuries
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
French politics, society, and culture from Napoleon's First Empire to De Gaulle's Fifth Republic, 1804-1958.
Prerequisites: jr st; French 332(322)(P); French 324(327)(P) or 325(P); or cons instr.
Last Taught: Fall 2017, Fall 2015.
FRENCH 431 Seminar in Literature of the Francophone World:
3 cr. Undergraduate.
Works written in French by writers of Africa, North Africa, the Caribbean, and Quebec.
Prerequisites: jr st; French 325(P) & 332(322)(P); or cons instr.
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Spring 2019, Spring 2017, Spring 2016, Spring 2015.
FRENCH 432 Seminar in French and Francophone Cultures:
1-3 cr. Undergraduate.
In-depth study of selected topics in the cultures of France or French-speaking countries.
Prerequisites: French 324(327)(P) or 325(P), or cons instr.
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Fall 2017, Fall 2015, Spring 2011, Fall 2010.
FRENCH 433 Seminar in French Literature:
3 cr. Undergraduate.
In-depth study of important works of French literature.
Prerequisites: jr st; French 325(P) & 332(322)(P).
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Spring 2014, Fall 2011, Spring 2010, Spring 2009.
FRENCH 449 Studies in French Culture:
2-4 cr. Undergraduate.
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.
Prerequisites: 300-level French course; acceptance for Study Abroad Prog; conc reg in French 595(C).
Course Rules: May not enroll conc in French 349. May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Spring 2004, Spring 2003, Spring 2002, Spring 2000.
FRENCH 450 Institutions and Culture of Contemporary France
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Major political, social, cultural and economic forces shaping France today. France within the European Union and the Francophone world.
Prerequisites: jr st; French 325(P); one add'l 300-level French course or cons instr.
Last Taught: Fall 2018, Fall 2016.
FRENCH 450G Institutions and Culture of Contemporary France
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Major political, social, cultural and economic forces shaping France today. France within the European Union and the Francophone world.
Prerequisites: jr st; French 325(P); one add'l 300-level French course or cons instr.
Last Taught: Fall 2018, Fall 2016.
FRENCH 451 Cinema of the French-Speaking World:
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Narrative techniques and thematic content of French-language cinema.
Prerequisites: jr st; two of French 324(327)(P), 325(P), 332(322)(P) or cons instr.
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. First enrollment only counts toward French major.
Last Taught: Fall 2018, Spring 2015.
FRENCH 451G Cinema of the French-Speaking World:
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Narrative techniques and thematic content of French-language cinema.
Prerequisites: jr st; two of French 324(327)(P), 325(P), 332(322)(P) or cons instr.
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. First enrollment only counts toward French major.
Last Taught: Fall 2018, Spring 2015.
FRENCH 457 Topics in French and Francophone Studies in Translation:
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Critical reading, lectures, and discussion of important works on a topic, genre, or historical period, with particular emphasis on intellectual and cultural context.
Prerequisites: jr st or cons instr.
Course Rules: CompLit 457 & French 457 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Fall 2015, Fall 2009.
FRENCH 457G Topics in French and Francophone Studies in Translation:
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Critical reading, lectures, and discussion of important works on a topic, genre, or historical period, with particular emphasis on intellectual and cultural context.
Prerequisites: jr st or cons instr.
Course Rules: CompLit 457 & French 457 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Fall 2015, Fall 2009.
FRENCH 465 Introduction to Translation: English to French
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Translation of texts from English into French. Comparative study of French and English syntax and comparative culture.
Prerequisites: jr st; grade of B or better in French 325(P); French 427(P) or cons instr.
Course Rules: 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.
Last Taught: Fall 2010, Fall 2008.
FRENCH 465G Introduction to Translation: English to French
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Translation of texts from English into French. Comparative study of French and English syntax and comparative culture.
Prerequisites: jr st; grade of B or better in French 325(P); French 427(P) or cons instr.
Course Rules: 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.
Last Taught: Fall 2010, Fall 2008.
FRENCH 489 Internship in French
1-6 cr. Undergraduate.
Application of advanced principles of French in a business, organizational, educational, political, or other appropriate setting.
Prerequisites: jr st; a 300-level or above course in French; 2.25 gpa; cons supervising faculty member.
Course Rules: One cr earned for academic work based on 40 hours in internship. May be retaken to 6 cr max.
Last Taught: Spring 2019, Fall 2018, Summer 2018, Fall 2017.
FRENCH 497 Study Abroad:
1-12 cr. Undergraduate.
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.
Prerequisites: French 203(P); acceptance for Study Abroad Prog; conc reg in French 595(C).
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic.
Last Taught: Summer 2018, Spring 2018, Summer 2017, Spring 2017.
FRENCH 499 Ad Hoc:
1-6 cr. Undergraduate.
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.
Prerequisites: jr st; add'l prereqs may be assigned to specific topic.
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic.
Last Taught: Summer 2004, Summer 2003, Spring 2003, Fall 1999.
FRENCH 510 Seminar on Masterpieces of Literature Written in French:
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Representative works of a major writer or writers.
Prerequisites: jr st; French 325(P) & 332(322)(P); or cons instr.
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Fall 2018, Fall 2014.
FRENCH 510G Seminar on Masterpieces of Literature Written in French:
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Representative works of a major writer or writers.
Prerequisites: jr st; French 325(P) & 332(322)(P); or cons instr.
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Fall 2018, Fall 2014.
FRENCH 520 Seminar in Contemporary French Literature:
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Trends and schools in contemporary novels, theatre, and poetry.
Prerequisites: jr st; French 325(P) & 332(322)(P); or cons instr.
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Spring 2010, Fall 1990.
FRENCH 520G Seminar in Contemporary French Literature:
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Trends and schools in contemporary novels, theatre, and poetry.
Prerequisites: jr st; French 325(P) & 332(322)(P); or cons instr.
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Spring 2010, Fall 1990.
FRENCH 592 Seminar in French Language:
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Historic, social, geographic, phonological, and lexical evolution of French. How French fits into global and regional contexts.
Prerequisites: jr st; two of French 324(327)(P), 325(P), & 332(322)(P); French 392(P); or cons instr.
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Spring 2019, Spring 2016.
FRENCH 592G Seminar in French Language:
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Historic, social, geographic, phonological, and lexical evolution of French. How French fits into global and regional contexts.
Prerequisites: jr st; two of French 324(327)(P), 325(P), & 332(322)(P); French 392(P); or cons instr.
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Spring 2019, Spring 2016.
FRENCH 595 Study Abroad in France
10-12 cr. Undergraduate.
Designed to enroll students before level, content and credits of work in France are determined. Translated into French 290, 390, or 490 upon completion of program.
Prerequisites: French 203(P); acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.
Last Taught: Spring 1992, Spring 1991, Spring 1990, Spring 1987.
FRENCH 599 Tools and Techniques of Research in French
1 cr. Undergraduate.
Library resources available for research in French language and literature, including online academic databases, the library catalogue, and reference books.
Prerequisites: jr st; conc reg in one of French 428(C), 429(C), 430(C), 431(C), 432(C), 433(C), 450(C), 510(C), or 592(C).
Last Taught: Fall 2009, Spring 2009, Fall 2008, Spring 2008.
FRENCH 697 Study Abroad:
1-12 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Designed to enable students studying language abroad to receive course credit at appropriate level.
Prerequisites: jr st; acceptance in Study Abroad Prog.
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic.
Last Taught: Spring 2018, Fall 2017.
FRENCH 697G Study Abroad:
1-12 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Designed to enable students studying language abroad to receive course credit at appropriate level.
Prerequisites: jr st; acceptance in Study Abroad Prog.
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic.
Last Taught: Spring 2018, Fall 2017.
FRENCH 699 Advanced Independent Reading
1-3 cr. Undergraduate.
Advanced independent work under the supervision of a French faculty or instructional academic staff member. For further information, consult French prog coord.
Prerequisites: jr st; two 300-level French courses, 2.5 GPA; writ cons instr, dept chair, & asst dean for SAS.
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic.
Last Taught: Spring 2019, Fall 2018, Fall 2017, Spring 2017.