For a 30-credit major in French, students complete the following:
|Select at least 7 courses taught in French 1||21|
|Select 2 additional courses from the department’s French offerings or from the list of approved courses in other departments||6|
|Select one capstone seminar taught in English||3|
This may include FR 0211 with a grade of B or better, and/or approved courses from study abroad partner institutions (list available upon request).
Students select their course of study from a variety of offerings including courses on composition and conversation, creative writing, France's culture, francophone cultures, literature, and film. French majors also have the opportunity to apply for internships that count towards the major. Students are encouraged to study abroad in France or in a francophone country either during the junior year or in the summer. The final course for the French major must be taken at Fairfield University.
All majors are urged to work closely with an advisor of their choice, as soon as possible, to plan a program of study.
The following list of courses taught in English have been approved to count toward the French major and minor:
|AH 0120||Medieval Art of Western Europe||3|
|AH 0152||Modern Art||3|
|EN 0103||Fairy Tales||3|
|EN 0114||Caribbean Literature: History, Culture, and Identity *||3|
|EN 0117||Introduction to Francophone Sub-Saharan African Culture *||3|
|EN 0316||Theoretical Readings of 19th Century Novels||3|
|HI 0230||Early Modern France||3|
May require some additional work in French to be determined by the French advisor.