College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Modern Languages, Literatures & Cultures

Requirements for a Major in French

A major in French consists of 33 hours in the language.

  • at least two courses must be at the 400-level

All French Majors must complete the following courses:

  • FR300 - French for Oral and Communication 3 hrs.

& ONE of the following Culture/Literature survey courses:

  • FR334 - Introduction to Francophone Cultures
  • FR342 - Survey of French History

To increase fluency, all upper division courses are conducted completely in French, but one course, designated FL (given in English), may be part of a language major with approval of the department head.

Students who major in French normally include study abroad in their programs.  For more information on study abroad at Butler, please visit the Center for Global Education.

updated 08/2012