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Minor in French (18–33 hours*)

Program Requirements

  1. The French and Italian Department requires a minimum of nine minor hours to be taken in residence at BYU for this minor program. These hours may also go toward BYU's 30-hour residency requirement for graduation.
  2. Complete the following prerequisites (or equivalent):
      FREN 101 : First-Year French, Part 1.
      FREN 102 : First-Year French, Part 2.
      FREN 201 : Intermediate French, Part 1.
      FREN 202 : Intermediate French, Part 2.
  3. Complete the following core courses:
      FREN 321 : Advanced French Part 1.
      FREN 322 : Advanced French Part 2.
      FREN 340 : Introduction to Literary Analysis.
  4. Complete two courses from the following:
      FREN 361 : French Civilization from the Beginning to 1715.
      FREN 362 : French Civilization from 1715 to the Present.
      FREN 363 : Contemporary French Civilization.
  5. Complete one course from the following:
      BUS M 596R : Business French.
      FREN 431 : Introduction to French Linguistics.
      FREN 432 : History of French.
      FREN 445 : Advanced Francophone Culture.
      FREN 452R : Studies in Period, Movement, and Theme.
      FREN 453R : Studies in Genre.
      FREN 454R : Studies in Author.
      FREN 455R : Studies in Literary Theory.
      FREN 456R : Francophone Studies.
      FREN 457R : Studies in French Culture.
      FREN 490R : Individual Study in French.

*Hours include courses that may fulfill university core requirements.

For more information, please visit http://registrar.byu.edu/catalog/2013-2014ucat/departments/FrenchItalian/FrenchMinor.php