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The concentration in French studies provides an interdisciplinary understanding of French culture for students not majoring in French. Courses in French language, literature, civilization, art history and history are required.
In addition to providing students with a well-rounded background in the area of French studies, this concentration is also useful to students planning graduate work in French history or art history.
The concentration offers selected courses from this catalog as warranted by student needs and availability of faculty. Specific offerings for each term may be found in the Schedule of Classes.
The concentration requires completion of a minimum of 28 credits, including 8 credits in French language and 20 credits in courses conducted in English as follows:
1. 8 credits of French language taken at Oakland University
Students must achieve minimally at the 215 level. Students who place into FRH 215 will take FRH 215 and FRH 314; if they place higher than FRH
215, they will take FRH
314 plus 4 credits in a higher level course.