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FRN 101 BEGINNING FRENCH I / 3 credits

Introduction to French language and culture with focus on speaking, listening, writing, and reading. FRN 101 (or exemption) is a prerequisite for FRN 102.

102 BEGINNING FRENCH II  / 3 credits

Introduction to French language and culture with focus on speaking, listening, writing, and reading. Prerequisite: FRN 101 (or exemption).

FRN 201 INTERMEDIATE FRENCH I / 3 credits

Review of grammar with emphasis on reading, writing, listening, speaking, vocabulary building, and idiomatic self-expression. Introduction to works of several modern writers and practice with tapes.

FRN 201 INTERMEDIATE FRENCH II / 3 credits

Review of grammar with emphasis on reading, writing, listening, speaking, vocabulary building, and idiomatic self-expression. Introduction to works of several modern writers and practice with tapes.

FRN 211 INTERMEDIATE FRENCH CONVERSATION I / 1 credit

French conversation at the intermediate level. Graded on a pass/fail basis. Prerequisite: FRN 102 or permission of instructor. 

FRN 212 INTERMEDIATE FRENCH CONVERSATION II / 1 credit

French conversation at the intermediate level. Graded on a pass/fail basis. Prerequisite: FRN 102 or permission of instructor. 

FRN 311 ADVANCED FRENCH CONVERSATION I / 1 credit 

French conversation at the advanced level. Graded on a pass/fail basis. Prerequisite: FRN 202 or permission of instructor.

FRN 312 ADVANCED FRENCH CONVERSATION II / 1 credit

French conversation at the advanced level. Graded on a pass/fail basis. Prerequisite: FRN 202 or permission of instructor.

FRN 315 ADVANCED GRAMMAR AND COMPOSITION / 3 credits

Study of advanced grammar points and stylistic features of written French. Students will develop advanced language skills with an emphasis on writing. Prerequisite: FRN 202 or permission of instructor.

FRN 340 EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY FRENCH STUDIES / 3 credits

Introduction to 18th-century French thought, culture, and history and continued work on language skills. Prerequisite: FRN 202 or permission of instructor.

FRN 345 Nineteenth-Century French Studies / 3 credits

Introduction to 19th-century French literature, culture, and history and continued work on language skills. Prerequisite: FRN 202 or permission of instructor.

FRN 350 TWENTIETH-CENTURY FRENCH STUDIES / 3 credits

Introduction to 20th-century French literature, culture, and history and continued work on language skills. Prerequisite: FRN 202 or permission of instructor.

FRN 355 CONTEMPORARY FRANCE / 3 credits

Introduction to contemporary French literature, culture, and history and continued work on language skills. Prerequisite: FRN 202 or permission of instructor.

FRN 382 SPECIAL TOPICS IN FRENCH / 3 credits

Study of selected topics in French. Prerequisites will vary.

FRN 399 FRENCH INTERNATIONAL STUDIES COURSE: Variable topics / 1 credit 

Study of varying topics in French culture. Includes a 2-week Nichols trip to a French-speaking country. Prerequisite: FRN 102. 

FRN 450 INDEPENDENT STUDY / 1-3 credits

Concentrated study in selected field of study. Prerequisite: Permission of instructor.