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  Feb 19, 2018
 
Xavier University Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 2017-2018 
  
Xavier University Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 2017-2018

French, B.A.


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The program for a major in French offered by the Department of Modern Languages provides an opportunity for the development of proficiency in the spoken and written language, as well as a study of the literature and civilization in areas where the language is spoken. 

Students are encouraged to combine a modern language major with a second major or a related minor.

Undergraduates who wish to be licensed as teachers of French are advised to consult with the department education coordinator and with the School of Education regarding specific requirements for language teacher licensure.

Requirements for the French Major


Core Curriculum Requirements:


See Undergraduate Core Curriculum  

Foreign Language:


  • Complete intermediate level proficiency (202 level).

Major Requirements:


  • Placement test to determine which lower division courses are required.
  • Completion of 28 hours of upper division courses (300-499) taught in the foreign language.
  • A 2.5 cumulative average must be attained in the major courses.

28 credit hours, as follows


*French:

9 hours of language/culture from:

9 hours of literature from:

9 hours of major electives selected from:

1 hour of senior project from:

TOTAL Minimum Hours Required for Degree: 120 Semester Hours


French, B.A.


This is a sample course sequence to illustrate class offerings for this major. Consult your academic advisor.

Freshman Year


Fall Semester


  • FRENCH 201
  • PHILOSOPHY 100: Ethics as Intro to Philosophy
  • Creative Perspective
  • ENGLISH 101: English Composition
  • First Year Seminar

Total (15)

Spring Semester


  • FRENCH 202
  • THEOLOGY 111: Theological Foundations
  • Mathematical Perspective
  • Historical Perspective
  • Scientific Perspective

Total (15)

Sophomore Year


Fall Semester


  • FRENCH 300
  • Philosophical Perspective
  • Humanities Elective
  • Natural Science Elective
  • Writing Intensive Elective

Total (15)

Spring Semester


  • FRENCH Elective
  • Theological Perspective
  • ENGLISH 205: Literature and Moral Imagination
  • General Elective
  • Oral Communications Elective

Total (15)

Junior Year


Fall Semester


  • FRENCH Elective
  • FRENCH Elective
  • Quantitative Reasoning Elective
  • Social Science Elective
  • General Elective

Total (15)

Spring Semester


  • FRENCH Elective
  • FRENCH Elective
  • E/RS Elective
  • General Elective
  • Diversity Elective

Total (15)

Senior Year


Fall Semester


  • FRENCH Elective
  • FRENCH Elective
  • General Elective
  • General Elective
  • General Elective

Total (15)

Spring Semester


  • FRENCH Elective
  • Senior Project
  • General Elective
  • General Elective
  • General Elective
  • General Elective

Total (16)

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