Jan 28, 2021
About the Program
A major in Foreign Language fosters a deep understanding of other cultures, languages, and literatures. It prepares students to play an active role in today’s globalizing world. Students in this major learn new languages, explore fascinating cultures, and come to know other societies firsthand through study abroad programs. They gain linguistic skills and cultural sensitivity that make them highly competitive in the global marketplace.
- 120 Credit Hours
- Minimum grade of C required for ENGL 10400 and all French courses
- Minimum GPA of 2.0 required for graduation
- Certain courses may only be available at one campus location
PNW General Education Core (30 Credits)
CHESS College Core (36 Credits)
- Modern Language (12 Credits) - FR 10100 , FR 10200 , FR 20100 , FR 20200 required
- Gender Issues (3 Credits)
- Global Cultures (3 Credits)
- Individual and Society (3 Credits)
- Literature and the Arts (3 Credits)
- Racial and Ethnic Diversity (3 Credits)
- Social Ethics (3 Credits)
- United States Tradition (3 Credits)
- Western Heritage (3 Credits)
For courses that meet these requirements, please see the CHESS College Core list .
Other Required Courses (27 Credits)
- Free Electives (27 Credits) - Elective credits can be used toward completing the requirements of a Minor. See advisor for additional information.
Total 120 Credits Required
Minimum Grade and Grade Point Average (GPA): Minimum grade of C required for ENGL 10400 and all French courses; 2.0 GPA
Experiential Learning (EL): One EL course required. EL courses are noted by (e) next to the course title.
General Education Core: General Education notations can be found within the course description. Please click on a course to see if it meets a Gen Ed requirement.
Milestone Courses noted by (m) next to the course title have been identified as being critical to your success in this field of study.
Courses that are only offered on one campus will be noted by an (H) for Hammond, or (W) for Westville.
Please see the Additional Information and Guidelines section below for more information.
Additional Information and Guidelines
Note 1: French Requirements – Must take 11 courses.
Note 2: FLL 31100 and FLL 36101 should be taken during semesters 3 and 4.
Note 3: One course from FR 58100-French Culture or FR 45000-French Civilization or FR 33000-French Cinema or 30700-Commercial French
Note 4: French elective – Any FR 30000 level or higher not already used to fulfill the French Requirements listed above.
Note 5: One course from French Literature FR 40500 or French Literature FR 40600 or Special Topics in French FR 39000 or 49000 with French Literature topic.
Note 6: FR 49500 French Capstone should be taken in Senior year.