World Languages and Cultures
An interdivisional minor in the humanities and social sciences exploring the political, social, intellectual, and artistic manifestations of French civilization and culture, with extension to the broader context of France in Europe and France in the postcolonial context.
French Studies at a glance
Required credits of French
Classes to meet the Arts and Culture Requirement
Classes to meet the Social and Political Contexts Requirement.
An Interdivisional Approach
Combine Any Major
Because FS is interdivisional, students may choose any major to satisfy the requirement that the major and minor be in different divisions.
French Studies Learning Outcomes
Advanced Intermediate Oral and Written Proficiency in French
Understanding of France in Historical Context
Art and Culture Appreciation
Understanding of how artistic and cultural movements have shaped France over time
Social and Political Contexts
Understanding of Some of the Contemporary Social and Political Questions Affecting France, Europe, and the Francophone World