French Language Education Minor

  • This minor contains course requirements designed to meet state standards. Those interested in teaching in K-12 schools must complete the education/teaching concentration of a major in a teaching content area plus the Teacher Education Program through the Department of Teaching and Learning. Additional teaching areas can be added through completion of the education/teaching concentration of a major or education/teaching minor in that content area.

  • To complete this minor, you need to contact the Teaching and Learning Department. Approvals for this minor must come from the Teaching and Learning Department.

  • Individuals completing this minor must also complete the education/teaching concentration of a major in another teaching content area.

Minor - French Language Education Minor

College of Humanities & Sciences

Degree Specific Credits:

Required Cumulative GPA: 2.0

Catalog Year: 2022-23

Note: FRCH 101-FRCH 202, or equivalent, are prerequisites to the minor in French. A minimum of six upper-division credits for the minor must be taken from UM faculty on the UM campus.

Summary

Upper-Division Core

6

Electives

9

French Language Education Requirements

6

Total Hours

21


Upper-Division Core

Code

Title

Hours

Complete all of the following courses:

FRCH 301

Advanced Grammar/Oral Written Expression

3

FRCH 350

French Civilization & Culture

3

Total Hours

6

Minimum Required Grade: C-


Degree Electives

Rule: Complete the following subcategories. 9 total credits required.

300-Level Courses

Code

Title

Hours

Complete two of the following courses:

6

FRCH 310

Fr. Lit. Cult. Mid. Age Renass

FRCH 311

Fr. Lit. Cult. 17th 18th Cent.

FRCH 312

Fr. Lit. Cult. Long 19th Cent.

FRCH 313

Literature and Culture III: French and Francophone Literatures and Cultures of the 20th Century

FRCH 338

The French Cinema

Total Hours

6

Minimum Required Grade: C-

400-Level Courses

Code

Title

Hours

Complete 3 credits from the following courses:

3

FRCH 420

Studies in French Prose

FRCH 421

Adv Stylistics & Oral Arg

FRCH 430

Studies in French Drama

FRCH 440

Studies in French Poetry

FRCH 491

Special Topics

FRCH 492

Independent Study

FRCH 494

Seminar/Workshop

Total Hours

3

Minimum Required Grade: C-


French Language Education Requirements

Teaching French Track Requirements

Code

Title

Hours

Complete all of the following courses:

LING 270S

Intro to Linguistics

3

WLC 410

Methods Teaching Foreign Language

3

Total Hours

6

Minimum Required Grade: C-


Secondary Teaching Licensure

Note: For endorsement to teach French, a student also must gain admission to the Teacher Education Program and meet all the requirements for secondary teaching licensure. For more information, see the Teaching and Learning Department.