French- Bachelor of Arts

For information, contact the Department of French and Italian, 207 Irvin Hall, 513-529-7508.

Students are encouraged to participate in the Department's summer programs abroad.

Teacher Licensure

Students who wish to combine teacher licensure with an Arts and Science major must observe the rules, procedures, and restrictions pertaining to admission to a licensure cohort as outlined in the College of Education, Health and Society chapter. For information, contact the Office of Student Services in the College of Education, Health and Society, 202 McGuffey Hall, 513-529-6418.

Program Requirements

(33 semester hours)

FRE 131Masterpieces of French Culture in Translation 13
FRE 301Culture & Interpretation 13
Select 6 hours of the following in no particular sequence:6
Pre-Revolutionary Literature and Life
Modern and Contemporary Literature and Life
Texts in Context
Select 18 hours at 400 level, including the following:18
Senior Seminar
Select remaining hours from 300/400 level courses to total 33 hours.3
Total Credit Hours33

No more than six hours in translation count toward this major. FRE 361 does not count toward this major.

Students seeking the Bachelor of Arts in French meet the College of Arts and Science writing in the major requirement by completing the following course/s: FRE 301; six hours from FRE 302, FRE 303, or FRE 310, in no particular sequence; and FRE 410.