Offered: Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits: 4

Practice in using and understanding French to develop listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills. Pronunciation, grammar, vocabulary, and cultural topics.

Offered: Fall of every year, Spring of every year
Credits: 4

Further practice in using and understanding French to develop listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills. Pronunciation, grammar, vocabulary, and cultural topics.

Offered: Fall of every year, Spring of every year
Credits: 4

Intermediate-level review and development of aural comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing skills. Topics in the cultures of the French-speaking world.

Offered: Fall of every year, Spring of every year
Credits: 4

Further review and development of aural comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing skills. Topics in the cultures of the French-speaking world.

Offered: Fall of every year, Spring of every year
Credits: 1 to 4

Special projects arranged by an individual student and a faculty member in areas supplementing regular course offerings.

Offered: Fall of every year, Spring of every year
Credits: 3

Writing practice in a variety of forms. Reading of excerpts from French and Francophone literature in order to enrich vocabulary and analyze style. Grammar review.

Offered: Fall of every year, Spring of every year
Credits: 3

Present-day spoken French. Discussions on various aspects of French culture and social interaction, mastery of advanced vocabulary. Readings chosen from current magazines and newspapers and complemented by Web exercises and video materials.

Offered: Fall of every year, Spring of every year
Credits: 3

Analysis of French pronunciation for listening and speaking.

Offered: Fall of every year, Spring of every year
Credits: 3

Close reading and interpretation of French drama, poetry, fiction, and other prose forms.

Offered: Spring of every year
Credits: 3

Intensive study of French for graduate students needing a reading knowledge of the language.

Offered: Fall of every year
Credits: 3

Aspects of the culture of France in its many manifestations: literary, artistic, musical, linguistic. Emphasis on historical and social analysis of French cultural artifacts.

Offered: Fall of every year
Credits: 3

Exploration of French culture in the Francophone world outside metropolitan France.

Offered: Fall of every year
Credits: 3

To broaden advanced students’ capacities for self-expression. Accurate form and appropriate expression through translation, composition, or creative writing. Examination of contrasting styles of expression in view of developing nuances.

 

Offered: Spring of every year
Credits: 3

Key issues in French linguistics and contrastive structures of French and English.

Offered: Fall of every year, Spring of every year
Credits: 3

Organized by themes such as: Francophone women, the uses of myth, the individual and society. Texts may be of diverse literary and artistic forms and from different historical periods.

Offered: Fall of every year, Spring of every year
Credits: 3

Organized by century or artistic period. Examination of the historical, intellectual, and artistic climate surrounding texts.

Offered: Fall of every year, Spring of every year
Credits: 3

Based on significant literary or artistic genre such as poetry, novel, short story, essay, theater, film or musical theater from either a synchronic or diachronic perspective.

Offered: Fall of every year, Spring of every year
Credits: 1 to 4

Special projects arranged by an individual student and a faculty member in areas supplementing regular course offerings.

Offered: Fall of every year, Spring of every year
Credits: 3

Special topics supplementing regular course offerings proposed by faculty on a group study basis.
 

Offered: Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits: 3

Research and preparation of a paper on an interdisciplinary subject that synthesizes at least three areas of a major’s undergraduate education. Students work under the supervision of a faculty member.

Offered: Summer of every year
Credits: 3

Intensive study of French for students needing a reading knowledge of the language. Focus on reading comprehension of French and translation into English.

 

Offered: Fall of even years
Credits: 3

Diachronic examination of the phonological, morphological, and syntactic developments of French as it evolved from Latin.

Offered: Spring of even years
Credits: 3

Key issues in theoretical and applied French linguistics. Syntax, morphology, phonology, and semantics. Foreign language acquisition.

Offered: Fall of odd years
Credits: 3

Works of major prose writers and poets of the Renaissance and Reformation.

Offered: Fall of odd years
Credits: 3

Works of major writers of the French Enlightenment.

Offered: Spring of even years
Credits: 3

Major authors and selected topics in poetry, prose, and drama of the nineteenth century.

Offered: Fall of odd years
Credits: 3

Spiritual, intellectual, psychological, and aesthetic conflicts in texts with world-wide impact.

Offered: Fall of every year
Credits: 3

Fundamentals of critical theory emphasizing the evolution of French and Francophone thought. Topics such as structuralism, deconstruction, post-modernism, feminism, post-colonialism, epistemology, psychology, and ethics.

Offered: Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits: 1 to 3

Special projects, directed reading, and research arranged by an individual graduate student and a faculty member in areas supplementing regular course offerings.

Offered: Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits: 3

Special topics supplementing regular course offerings proposed by faculty on a group-study basis.

Offered: Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits: 3

Examination of a theme, topic, or genre from several different national and disciplinary perspectives in the appropriate cultural and socio-historical context. Significant texts and important critical analysis selected from Great Britain, Spain, France, Germany, the Americas, and others.

Offered: Spring of every year
Credits: 3

A written and an oral master’s examination based on course work and the individual reading list, with specific focus area(s) to be determined in consultation with the faculty.

Offered: Spring of every year
Credits: 3

Research-based project with pedagogical or other practical application (e.g., software, innovative teaching modules, video).

Offered: Spring of every year
Credits: 4

Master’s thesis research.

Offered: Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits: 1 to 24

Dissertation research.