Bachelor of Arts in French

Requirements (70 units)

Total units required for graduation: 180

Requirements for the B.A. in French

Core requirements (70)
FREN 202Culture and Communication III4
FREN 295Intermediate Assessment2
FREN 303Contemporary Spoken French4
FREN 307Phonetics4
FREN 350Advanced French Composition4
FREN 450Advanced Grammar Review4
FREN 496Senior Assessment2
One of the following tracks46
Total Units70

French and Francophone Studies Track (Program Code: FRFR)

Forty-six units chosen from:46
Reading and Interpretation
FREN 270B-D
Introduction to French Culture
Introduction to French Business Culture
Approaches to Literature
French for Translation I
French for Translation II
Commercial Translation
Technical Translation
Francophone Women Writers
Contemporary French Fiction
Francophone Film and Culture
French Civilization I
French Civilization II
Community Service Project
Community Service Project
Comparative Linguistics: French/English
Introduction to French Advertising
Business French
Business French Case Studies
Studies in the Novel
Studies in Theater
Studies in Poetry
Special Topics in French Literature
Contemporary France
Contemporary Issues in the Francophone World
Special Topics in Francophone Cultures
Special Topics in Francophone Cultures
Culture and Identity
Seminar in French Language, Literature or Civilization
FREN 575A-D
Internship
Total Units46

Teacher Track (Program Code: FRTT)

FLAN 312Pedagogies for Foreign Language Teaching4
FLAN 350Language Acquisition and Early Field Experience for Future Teachers4
FREN 407Comparative Linguistics: French/English4
FREN 500Advanced Performance Assessment2
Thirty-two units chosen from:32
Reading and Interpretation
FREN 270B-D
Introduction to French Culture
Approaches to Literature
French for Translation I
French for Translation II
Francophone Women Writers
Contemporary French Fiction
Francophone Film and Culture
French Civilization I
French Civilization II
Community Service Project
Community Service Project
Introduction to French Advertising
Studies in the Novel
Studies in Theater
Studies in Poetry
Special Topics in French Literature
Contemporary France
Contemporary Issues in the Francophone World
Special Topics in Francophone Cultures
Special Topics in Francophone Cultures
Culture and Identity
Seminar in French Language, Literature or Civilization
FREN 575A-D
Internship
Total Units46

Business Track (Program Code: FRBS)

FREN 321French for Translation I4
FREN 322French for Translation II4
FREN 409Business French4
FREN 410Business French Case Studies4
Fourteen units chosen from:14
FREN 270B-D
Introduction to French Culture
Introduction to French Business Culture
Commercial Translation
Technical Translation
French Civilization I
French Civilization II
Community Service Project
Community Service Project
Introduction to French Advertising
Contemporary France
Contemporary Issues in the Francophone World
Culture and Identity
FREN 575A-D
:Internship
Seminar in Finance (when the topic is French Stock Market)
ACCT 211Introductory Accounting I4
IST 101Introduction to Information Technology4
MGMT 302Management and Organizational Behavior4
MKTG 305Marketing Principles4
Total Units46

Students may complete no more than 32 units of the required coursework for the B.A. in French through courses taught at other institutions or through International Programs. FREN 295, FREN 496 and FREN 500 may only be completed at CSUSB.

The B.A. in French, Teacher Track requires that students complete at least 36 units of upper-division coursework in courses taught in French.