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Program Requirements
Students must complete 8.0 credits in French, of which at least 2.0 credits must be at the C- or D-level, including:

1. 3.5 credits as follows:
FREA01H3 Language Practice I
FREA02H3 Language Practice II
FREB01H3 Language Practice III
FREB02H3 Language Practice IV
FREC01H3 Language Practice V
FREC02H3 Language Practice VI
FRED01H3 Language Practice VII: Written French
(Students with special proficiency in the French language may substitute other FRE courses with the permission of the Associate Chair)

2. 1.0 credit in Linguistics:
Linguistics courses taught in French are:
FREB08H3 Practical Translation I
FREB44H3 Introduction to Linguistics: French Phonetics and Phonology
FREB45H3 Introduction to Linguistics: French Morphology and Syntax
FREB46H3 History of the French Language
FREC46H3 French Syntax
FREC48H3 Sociolinguistics of French

Linguistics courses taught in English are:
FREC12H3 Semantics: The Study of Meaning
FREC47H3 Pidgin and Creole Languages

3. 1.0 credit in Culture:
Culture courses are:
FREB22H3 The Society and Culture of Québec
FREB27H3 Modern France
FREB28H3 The Francophone World
FREB70H3 Cinema of the French-Speaking World
FREB84H3 Folktale, Myth and the Fantastic in the French-Speaking World
FREC54H3 Paris Through the Ages
FREC83H3 Cultural Identities and Stereotypes in the French-Speaking World

4. 2.5 additional credits in French as follows:
FREB50H3 Introduction to Literature in French I
1.0 credit in French Literature taken from the following:
FREB35H3 Francophone Literature
FREB36H3 The 20th Century Québec Novel
FREB37H3 Contemporary Québec Drama
FREB51H3 Literary History in Context: From the Middle Ages to the 17th Century
FREB55H3 Literary History in Context: 18th and 19th Centuries
FREC38H3 Topics in the Literature of Québec
FREC57H3 French Fiction of the 19th Century
FREC58H3 Literature of the Ancien Regime
FREC63H3 Topics in French Literature: Encountering Foreign Cultures: Travel Writing in French
FREC64H3 French Fiction of the 20th and 21st Centuries
FRED13H3 Advanced Topics in French Literature
FRED14H3 Advanced Topics in the Literature of Québec
1.0 credit in French courses not already taken

1. At the A-level, only FREA01H3 and FREA02H3 may be counted towards a French Program.
2. For Co-op opportunities related to the Major Program in French please see the Humanities and Social Sciences Co-operative section in this Calendar.
3. Major students cannot obtain more than 0.5 credit (out of 8.0 credits) by taking a course taught in English.