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French Studies


French Studies Minor


A minimum of 20 semester credits (five courses) beyond FREN 202 Intermediate French II, distributed as follows:

FREN 301 French Composition and Conversation
FREN 321 Introduction to French Literary Studies
FREN 330 Francophone Literature
FREN 340 French Literature and Society
FREN 350 Topics in French and Francophone Literature
FREN 410 Major Periods in French Literature (requires instructor approval)
FREN 450 Special Topics (requires instructor approval)

No more than two courses applied toward the minor may be used to complete
requirements for another major or minor.

Participation in an overseas studies program is highly recommended. Students
may apply 12 credits (three courses) to the minor from Overseas Study in Paris and
Strasbourg, France, programs.

Questions? Email the Head of the French Section, Professor Philippe Brand:

French Studies

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    French Studies is located in room 3rd floor of Miller Center on the Undergraduate Campus.

    voice 503-768-7420 fax 503-768-7434

    Section Head Prof. Philippe Brand

    French Studies

    • French Studies Lewis & Clark 615 S. Palatine Hill Road
      MSC 30 Portland OR 97219