French Major (13 units)
Students who begin the major with French 100 will construct a major program in consultation with their advisor; this program will not exceed 11 units within the department nor more than 15 units total.
1. Nine departmental units (200-level and above):
a. French 210, 215, and 380.
b. One unit French literature course (240, 290, or 295, etc.).
c. Five elective units in French.
2. Supporting courses (4 units) Choose one of the three options
a. Four courses chosen from appropriate offerings in art history or history; Comparative Literature/English 190; Philosophy 110, 200, 205; Political Science 280 or 285. A course in German, Russian, or Spanish literature is recommended.
b. Double majors are encouraged, and in such cases required courses in the other majors are acceptable as supporting courses toward a major in French.
c. The student may submit a proposal to the major advisor for an individual plan of courses for meeting the requirement of four supporting courses.
3. Majors normally spend one term in a country in which French is the common idiom. With the consent of the advisor, some courses completed abroad may be used to count toward the major.
4. Majors are expected to live at least one semester in the French House.
5. Writing/Communication requirement: see East Asian languages and cultures.