- Courtney Wachal ‘15
- Hometown: Bettendorf, Iowa
- Major: French & International Studies
Dr. Grant Cook, who is the choral director at Mount Union, has taught his students to appreciate our lives and be thankful.
French Major and Minor Requirements
The requirements listed below reflect Mount Union’s new curriculum for the 2012-2013 Academic Year. For information regarding major or minor requirements for current students, please refer to the University Catalogue of your entering year.
Requirements for the Major in French
The major in French consists of 32 or 36 semester hours of study in the target language, depending on the student’s point of entry into the program. Students who have passed the Mount Union proficiency test must complete 32 semester hours. Those who have not passed the University of Mount Union proficiency test must complete 36 semester hours. Every language major must complete a minimum of 6 semester hours in a department-approved study abroad program as part of the total hours for the major. At least two 300-level courses and one 400-level course, one of which must be completed on the Mount Union campus, are required of all students.
Requirements for the Minor in French
The minor in French consists of 16 or 20 semester hours of study in the target language, depending on the student’s point of entry into the program. Students who have passed the Mount Union proficiency test are required to complete 16 semester hours. Those who have not passed the University of Mount Union proficiency test must complete 20 semester hours. No more than 4 semester hours of departmental credit for courses taught in English may count toward the minor.
- Elementary French I
- Elementary French II
- The Francophone World
- French Conversation and Composition
- French Cinema
- French Society
- Travel Seminar
- Topics in French Literature
- The Peoples and Cultures of Contemporary France
- French for the Professions
- French Theatre Workshop
- Business French
- Modern French Poetry
- The French Novel
- French Across the Curriculum
- Methods of Teaching French
- Practicum in the Teaching of French
- Teaching French in the Elementary School
- Advanced Special Topics
- Teaching Assistant Practicum – French