French (FRN)

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FRN 101 Elementary French I3 Credit hours   

Pronunciation, conversation, reading, and composition with emphasis on aural/oral development.

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FRN 102 Elementary French II3 Credit hours   

Pronunciation, conversation, reading, and composition with emphasis on aural/oral development.

Pre-req: FRN 101 with a minimum grade of C.

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FRN 112 Basic French3 Credit hours   

Combination of French 101 and 102. Students completing the coure with a grade of C or better are awarded three additional hours of credit toward graduation.

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FRN 203 Intermediate French III3 Credit hours   

Continuation on the intermediate level of the basic language skills: pronunciation, conversation, reading, and composi- tion with emphasis on aural/oral development.

Pre-req: FRN 102 with a minimum grade of C or FRN 112 with a minimum grade of C.

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FRN 204 Intermediate French IV3 Credit hours   

Development of practical conversational skills, reading for comprehension, and directed composition.

Pre-req: FRN 203 with a minimum grade of C.

Attributes: Foreign Language
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FRN 240 Bison image  French Society & Life3 Credit hours   

Selected topics relating to culture and life in the French- speaking countries. Lectures, readings, and discussions in English.

Attributes: Core II Humanities, International
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FRN 280 Special Topics1-4 Credit hours   

Pre-req: FRN 204.

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FRN 281 Special Topics1-4 Credit hours   

Pre-req: FRN 204.

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FRN 282 Special Topics1-4 Credit hours   

Pre-req: FRN 204.

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FRN 283 Special Topics1-4 Credit hours   

Pre-req: FRN 204.

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FRN 304 Masterpieces in Trans3 Credit hours   

This course deals with major works of French literature and requires no prior background in French literature history. The course will be conducted in English.

Attributes: Literature
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FRN 305 Intro to FRN Comp & Conv3 Credit hours   

Writing/Speaking intensive course designed to develop communicative skills and review language fundamentals acquired in FRN 101 - 204 sequence (2 years). Course taught in French. PR: FRN 204)

Pre-req: FRN 204.

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FRN 306 Intro to FRN Comp & Conv3 Credit hours   

Writing/Speaking intensive course designed to develop communicative skills and review language fundamentals acquired in FRN 101 - 204 sequence (2 years). Course taught in French. (PR: FRN 204)

Pre-req: FRN 204.

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FRN 315 Adv Grammar & Composition3 Credit hours   

Study of idioms, grammatical structure, and syntax with em- phasis on free composition, use of language laboratory, and formal study of the art of translation from English to French.

Pre-req: FRN 204.

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FRN 316 Adv Grammar & Composition3 Credit hours   

Study of idioms, grammatical structure, and syntax with em- phasis on free composition, use of language laboratory, and formal study of the art of translation from English to French.

Pre-req: FRN 204.

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FRN 317 Survey French Literature3 Credit hours   

A study of important literary movements, representative authors and their works from the Middle Ages to present.

Pre-req: FRN 204.

Attributes: Literature
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FRN 318 Survey French Literature3 Credit hours   

A study of important literary movements, representative authors and their works from the Middle Ages to present.

Pre-req: FRN 204.

Attributes: Literature
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FRN 323 Adv Frn Gram & Oral Com3 Credit hours   

Analysis of grammatical structures and introduction to phonetics. Oral and written exercises, presentations, and discussion. Course conducted mainly in French. (PR: FRN 204)

Pre-req: FRN 204.

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FRN 324 Adv Frn Gram & Oral Com3 Credit hours   

Analysis of grammatical structure and introduction to phonetics. Oral and written exercises, presentations, and discussion. Course conducted mainly in French. (PR: FRN 204)

Pre-req: FRN 204.

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FRN 335 Frn Civilization and Culture3 Credit hours   

Pre-req: FRN 204.

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FRN 336 Frn Civilization and Culture3 Credit hours   

Pre-req: FRN 204.

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FRN 401 17th Century French Theater3 Credit hours   

Study of representative plays by the classical dramatists Corneille, Moliere, and Racine. This course is conducted entirely in French.

Pre-req: FRN 305 or FRN 306 or FRN 315 or FRN 316 or FRN 317 or FRN 318 or FRN 323 or FRN 324 or FRN 335 or FRN 336.

Attributes: Literature
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FRN 402 18th Century French Lit3 Credit hours   

Study of representative works by the philosophes, Montesquieu, Rousseau, Voltaire, and Diderot. The course will be conducted in French. (PR: FRN 204)

Pre-req: FRN 305 or FRN 306 or FRN 315 or FRN 316 or FRN 317 or FRN 318 or FRN 323 or FRN 324 or FRN 335 or FRN 336.

Attributes: Literature
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FRN 403 19th Century French Novel3 Credit hours   

A study of major novels chosen to illustrate the romantic, realistic, and naturalistic literary movements. The course is conducted in French.

Pre-req: FRN 305 or FRN 306 or FRN 315 or FRN 316 or FRN 317 or FRN 318 or FRN 323 or FRN 324 or FRN 335 or FRN 336.

Attributes: Literature
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FRN 404 Bison image  20th Century French Novel3 Credit hours   

A study of representative 20th Century French novels by Proust, Malraux, Sartre, Camus, Robbe-Grillet. The course will be taught in French.

Pre-req: FRN 305 or FRN 306 or FRN 315 or FRN 316 or FRN 317 or FRN 318 or FRN 323 or FRN 324 or FRN 335 or FRN 336.

Attributes: International
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FRN 406 Bison image  Frn Civilization & Cult3 Credit hours   

French culture from prehistoric to modern times with emphasis on contemporary life and French institutions. This course is conducted in French, and full language credit is given.

Pre-req: FRN 204.

Attributes: International
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FRN 407 Foreign Lang Tchg Meth3 Credit hours   

Analysis and practical application of methods of teaching foreign language, including professional development, language pedagogy, and language standards. To be taken concurrently with CI 470.

Pre-req: FRN 305 or FRN 306 or FRN 315 or FRN 316 or FRN 317 or FRN 318 or FRN 323 or FRN 324 or FRN 335 or FRN 336.

Co-req: CI 470
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FRN 417 Contemporary Frn Film3 Credit hours   

Course on selected films by French directors of the New Wave and the Post New-Wave period.

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FRN 418 Contemporary Frn Film3 Credit hours   

Course on selected films by French directors of the New Wave and the Post New-Wave period.

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FRN 425 Devel of French Prose I3 Credit hours   

An analysis of the important works that mark the evolution of French Prose writers from the Middle Ages through the 18th Century. Readings and discussions are in French.

Pre-req: FRN 204.

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FRN 427 Dev Frn Poetry-Theater I3 Credit hours   

A study of literary works illustrating the development of poetry and theater in France from the Middle Ages through the 18th Century.

Pre-req: FRN 317 and FRN 318.

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FRN 428 Dev Frn Poetry-Theater II3 Credit hours   

A study of literary works illustrating the development of poetry and theater in France during the 19th and 20th Centuries.

Pre-req: FRN 204.

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FRN 480 Special Topics1-4 Credit hours   

A course for advanced students sufficiently prepared to do constructive work in phases of the language or literature of interest to them.

Pre-req: FRN 305 or FRN 306 or FRN 315 or FRN 316 or FRN 317 or FRN 318 or FRN 323 or FRN 324 or FRN 335 or FRN 336.

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FRN 481 Special Topics1-4 Credit hours   

A course for advanced students sufficiently prepared to do constructive work in phases of the language or literature of interest to them.

Pre-req: FRN 305 or FRN 306 or FRN 315 or FRN 316 or FRN 317 or FRN 318 or FRN 323 or FRN 324 or FRN 335 or FRN 336.

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FRN 482 Special Topics1-4 Credit hours   

A course for advanced students sufficiently prepared to do constructive work in phases of the language or literature of interest to them.

Pre-req: FRN 305 or FRN 306 or FRN 315 or FRN 316 or FRN 317 or FRN 318 or FRN 323 or FRN 324 or FRN 335 or FRN 336.

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FRN 483 Special Topics1-4 Credit hours   

A course for advanced students sufficiently prepared to do constructive work in phases of the language or literature of interest to them.

Pre-req: FRN 305 or FRN 306 or FRN 315 or FRN 316 or FRN 317 or FRN 318 or FRN 323 or FRN 324 or FRN 335 or FRN 336.

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FRN 485 Independent Study1-4 Credit hours   

Pre-req: FRN 305 or FRN 306 or FRN 315 or FRN 316 or FRN 317 or FRN 318 or FRN 323 or FRN 324 or FRN 335 or FRN 336.

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FRN 486 Independent Study1-4 Credit hours   

Pre-req: FRN 305 or FRN 306 or FRN 315 or FRN 316 or FRN 317 or FRN 318 or FRN 323 or FRN 324 or FRN 335 or FRN 336.

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FRN 487 Independent Study1-4 Credit hours   

Pre-req: FRN 305 or FRN 306 or FRN 315 or FRN 316 or FRN 317 or FRN 318 or FRN 323 or FRN 324 or FRN 335 or FRN 336.

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FRN 488 Independent Study1-4 Credit hours   

Pre-req: FRN 305 or FRN 306 or FRN 315 or FRN 316 or FRN 317 or FRN 318 or FRN 323 or FRN 324 or FRN 335 or FRN 336.

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