French - Professional French Translation Concentration (M.A.)

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Program Requirements

Core Module
FREN 503Introduction to Translation Theory3
FREN 515Introduction to Computer-Assisted Translation3
FREN 521Translation, Reading and Culture3
Professional Module
FREN 507Practicum in Translation and Interpreting3
FREN 522Translation Workshop I: Business, Marketing and Media3
FREN 523Translation Workshop II: Medical, Legal and Technical3
FREN 510Special Topics in French Linguistics3
or FREN 520 Special Topics in Translation
Complete two courses for 6 credits from the list below:6
Culminating Experience
FREN 675Capstone Practicum in Translation and Interpreting3
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


FREN 502Theories and Approaches to Teaching French as a Second Language3
FREN 504Politics of the French Language3
FREN 505History of the French Language3
FREN 506Advanced French Phonetics3
FREN 509Critical Approaches to Literature3
FREN 510Special Topics in French Linguistics3
FREN 511Medieval French Literature3
FREN 513Medieval French Theatre3
FREN 514Medieval French Seminar3
FREN 516French Humanism in 16th Century3
FREN 517Poetry of the Renaissance3
FREN 51816th Century Seminar3
FREN 519Teaching French in P-12: Practice3
FREN 520Special Topics in Translation3
FREN 525Moralists of the 17th Century3
FREN 526Corneille, Racine and Moliere3
FREN 527Special Topics in 17th Century French Literature3
FREN 529Seminar in Enlightenment and Revolutionary France3
FREN 530Philosophy and Politics in 18th Century France3
FREN 531The Development of the Novel in 18th Century France3
FREN 53218th Century Seminar3
FREN 533Eighteenth-Century French Civilization Seminar3
FREN 535Nineteenth-Century French Literature Seminar3
FREN 536The Romantic Movement3
FREN 53719th Century French Theatre3
FREN 538French Novel of 19th Century I3
FREN 539French Novel of 19th Century II3
FREN 54019th Century French Poetry3
FREN 54119th Century Seminar3
FREN 54220th Century French Theatre3
FREN 54420th Century French Novel I3
FREN 54520th Century French Novel II3
FREN 54620th Century Seminar3
FREN 547Francophone Literature3
FREN 548Special Topics in Contemporary French Civilization3
FREN 549Contemporary Francophone Civilization Seminar3
FREN 550Introduction to French Colonialism3
FREN 551Women Writers from North Africa3