French Commercial Studies Concentration

For the Degree of Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts and Sciences

Major in French, French Commercial Studies Concentration


Minimum required major and supporting course work normally equates to 34 hours beyond the 100-level

General education: Students must complete the Campus General Education requirements including the campus general education language requirement.

Twelve hours of 300- and 400-level courses in the major must be taken on this campus.

A Major Plan of Study Form must be completed and submitted to the LAS Student Affairs Office before the end of the fifth semester (60 - 75 hours). Please see your adviser.

Minimum hours required for graduation: 120 hours

Departmental distinction: A student must have at least a 3.45 LAS cumulative grade point average, complete a senior thesis FR 492, and complete two additional advanced-level courses in French or in supporting course work. Consult the honors adviser for details.

FR 205Oral French2
FR 207Writing and Grammar Workshop3
FR 211Introduction to Literary Studies3
FR 212Introduction to Cultural Analysis: French Identities3
FR 213French Phonetics2
FR 314Advanced Grammar in Context3
FR 419Techniques in Translation I3
FR 485Commercial & Econ French I3
Four courses at the 300- or 400- level (3 of 4 of the electives must be taken in French) in any of the following: French language and translation, business, cinema, culture, linguistics, literature, media.12
Approved supporting course work in business administration, finance, and/or economics selected in consultation with the concentration adviser. 15
Total hours49