F100-F150 Elementary French I-II (4-4 cr.)
Introduction to French language and selected aspects of French civilization and culture. Attendance in the language lab may be required.
F200-F250 Second-Year French I-II (3-3 cr.)
Grammar, composition, and conversation coordinated with the study of expository, literary, and cultural texts. Attendance in the language lab may be required.
F300 Lectures et analyses littéraires (3 cr.)
Preparation for more advanced work in French literature. Readings and discussions of one play, one novel, short stories or essays, and poems.
F305 Chefs-d'oeuvre de la littérature française I (3 cr.)
Drama and literature of ideas. Dramatists such as Corneille, Racine, Molière, Beaumarchais, and Sartre; essayists and philosophes such as Descartes, Pascal, Voltaire, Diderot, and Camus. Lectures and discussion in French.
F306 Chefs-d'oeuvre de la littérature française II (3 cr.)
Novel and poetry. Novelists such as Balzac, Flaubert, and Proust; readings in anthologies stressing sixteenth-, nineteenth-, and twentieth-century poetry. Lectures and discussion in French.
F313-F314 Advanced Grammar and Composition I-II (3-3 cr.)
Detailed review of grammar. Writing practice.
F315-F316 French Conversation and Diction I-II (3-3 cr.)
Course devoted to oral practice and basic phonetic rules.
F363 Introduction à la France moderne (3 cr.)<
The development of French culture and civilization in the twentieth century, with an emphasis on the events which shaped modern France, the structure of daily life, and its institutions.
F375 Thèmes et perspectives littéraires (3 cr.)
Study of a specific subject or theme, such as society and the individual, the tragic hero from the seventeenth to the twentieth century, comedy, and satire. All work in French.
F396 Foreign Study in French (1-6 cr.)
Credit for foreign study in French language or literature when no specific equivalent is available among departmental offerings. May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credit hours.
F453 Le Roman au 20e siècle I (3 cr.)
Ecrivains tels que Gide, Alain-Fournier, Colette, Bernanos, Sartre, Malraux.
F454 Le Roman au 20e siècle II (3 cr.)
Ecrivains tels que Camus, Queneau, Butor, Vian, Duras.
F461 La France contemporaine (3 cr.)
France since 1945; political, social, economic, and cultural aspects.
F474 Theme et version (3 cr.)
Translations of selected passages, alternating between English and French, to teach students to write with precision and clarity in both languages.
F475 Le Français oral: cours avancé (3 cr.)