French Proficiency, Certificate

(Code 260-601)

The Department of Languages offers a certificate program in French Proficiency for students in any major or minor other than French who would like to add proficiency in French to their skill set. The program provides students with practical written and oral language skills in French, thereby complementing majors in all other disciplines across the university and strengthening the prospects of students who intend to pursue careers or graduate study in the many areas in which proficiency in French is useful.

To complete the certificate, 13 credits beyond FREN 201 are required, including:
FREN 202Intermediate French4
FREN 315Advanced Grammar in Context3
FREN 325Phonetics and Pronunciation3
FREN 335Written and Oral Expression3
or FREN 340 French for Professional Communication
Total Credits13