Department of Foreign Languages

Programs / Minor in French and Francophone Studies

The Minor in French and Francophone Studies

French is a world language with more than 200 million Francophones in 68 countries on five continents. It is used heavily in the domains of cooking, fashion, dance and architecture. Paris is the world’s number-one tourist destination as well as home to some of the best graduate programs in the world, including the École Normale Supérieure, the École Polytechnique ParisTech and the Université Pierre et Marie Curie. French is also an official language of many international organisations, including the United Nations, the European Union, UNESCO, and NATO.

Programs

Required Courses - 15 Credit Hours

  • Course
    Title
    Credits
  • French 2002
    Intermediate French Language and Culture II
    3
  • French 3200
    Critical Reading and Applied Writing
    3
  • French 3302
    Practical Conversation
    3
  • French 3303
    Grammar and Composition
    3
  • Plus, one additional course at the 3000 or 4000 level.
    This course may be study abroad or internship.
    3
  • Plus, one additional course at the 3000 or 4000 level. This course may be study abroad or internship.

Program Total (15 Credit Hours)


Important Information about Minors

When you declare a formal minor, it is not automatically displayed on your transcript. In order for your Minor to appear on your transcript, you must fill out a special "Minor Form" with the registrar when you petition to graduate.

  • Nine (9) hours of a minor must be non-duplicative with course requirements in the major.
  • A minimum of six (6) hours in the minor must be taken in residence at Kennesaw State University.