French, French Studies Concentration (M.A.) (Combined B.A. French, French Civilization Concentration/M.A.)

Program Requirements

Core Courses
FREN 548Special Topics in Contemporary French Civilization 13
or FREN 549 Contemporary Francophone Civilization Seminar
FREN 603Research Seminar 13
Core Electives
French Language Today
FREN 548Special Topics in Contemporary French Civilization 13
or FREN 549 Contemporary Francophone Civilization Seminar
Select one of the following:3
Graduate Study Abroad
Theories and Approaches to Teaching French as a Second Language
Introduction to Translation Theory
Politics of the French Language
History of the French Language
Advanced French Phonetics
Practicum in Translation and Interpreting
Explication de Texte and Stylistic Analysis
Special Topics in French Linguistics
Teaching French in P-12: Practice
Special Topics in Translation
Translation, Reading and Culture
Translation Workshop I: Business, Marketing and Media
Translation Workshop II: Medical, Legal and Technical
Approaches to Francophone Societies
FREN 533Eighteenth-Century French Civilization Seminar 13
or FREN 541 19th Century Seminar
Select one of the following:3
Medieval French Seminar
16th Century Seminar
Moralists of the 17th Century
Seminar in Enlightenment and Revolutionary France
Philosophy and Politics in 18th Century France
The Romantic Movement
20th Century Seminar
Introduction to French Colonialism
Expressions of Francophone Culture
Select two of the following:6
Critical Approaches to Literature
Medieval French Literature
Medieval French Theatre
French Humanism in 16th Century
Poetry of the Renaissance
Corneille, Racine and Moliere
Special Topics in 17th Century French Literature
The Development of the Novel in 18th Century France
18th Century Seminar
Nineteenth-Century French Literature Seminar
19th Century French Theatre
French Novel of 19th Century I
French Novel of 19th Century II
19th Century French Poetry
20th Century French Theatre
20th Century French Novel I
20th Century French Novel II
Francophone Literature
Women Writers from North Africa
Additional Electives
Select 6 credits from the required electives list below.6
Culminating Experience
Comprehensive Examination
In the term that you will sit for exam, register for the section which matches your major & advisor. Successfully pass exam.
Comprehensive Examination
Total Credits30