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Modern Languages and Cultures - French immersion

Philippe Chavasse, Immersion Adviser

This immersion introduces students to the language, customs, and cultural aspects (history, art, literature, politics, anthropology, and music) of French-speaking countries. The immersion consists of three language courses or two language courses and one culture course. Students with previous language skills must consult the minor adviser for placement evaluation before they register. 

Notes about this immersion:

  • This immersion is closed to students majoring in international and global studies who have chosen an area of study in French language, a field specialization in Europe, or are native speakers of French.
Choose two or three consecutive language courses:
   MLFR-201    Beginning French I
   MLFR-202    Beginning French II
   MLFR-301    Intermediate French I
   MLFR-302    Intermediate French II
   MLFR-310    French Oral Communication
   MLFR-315    French Reading and Writing Proficiency
   MLFR-401    Advanced French l
   MLFR-402    Advanced French II
   MLFR-410    French for Science and Technology
   MLFR-415    Professional French
One culture course may be used in place of one language course:
   ARTH-364    Art in Paris
   HIST-270    History of Modern France
   HIST-275    Screening the Trenches: History of WWI through Film
   HIST-470    Science, Technology and European Imperialism
   MLFR-351    French Films and Hollywood
   MLFR-352    The French Heritage in Films