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2010-2011 Undergraduate Catalog 
2010-2011 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Foreign Languages Major, B.A. (French Concentration)

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General Program Information

Requirements for the different programs are as follows:

Traditional major in foreign languages, with concentrations in French, German, or Spanish - A minimum of 33 credit hours above the 1000 level, in the language of the concentration.

Coursework, as well as a portfolio, should be planned in consultation with the major advisor. Exit requirements for the major include the completed portfolio and the exit exam.

All foreign language majors also require a minor. Students may select a minor from a number of fields that will enhance their professional opportunities, such as business, communications, criminal justice, film studies, health education, history, international studies, political science, sociology, urban studies, or a second foreign language.


Note: Beginning Spring 2011, the portfolio will not be required. 

ETSU Academic Proficiency Requirements

Writing: Students must complete a minimum of four writing-intensive courses. At least two of these courses must be in the major field of study. At least two of the four courses must be at the  3000-4000 level.

Oral Communication: Students must complete a minimum of two oral communication-intensive courses. At least one of these courses must be in the major field of study.

Using Information Technology: Students must pass the information technology proficiency exam or successfully complete CSCI 1100 - Using Information Technology  during their first calendar year or prior to accumulating 33 semester credits at ETSU. In addition, students must complete at least one using information technology-intensive course in the major field of study.

Transfer students may be subject to reduced number of intensives.

See ETSU Academic Proficiency Requirements for details.

French Concentration

TBR General Education Requirements: 41-42 Credit Hours


* See the General Education Core Requirements  for options.

B.A. Requirements: 6-7 Credit Hours

Major and Minor Pre-requirements: 6 Credit Hours

Major Requirements: 33 Credit Hours

Minor Requirements: 21 Credit Hours

Electives: 16-25 Credit Hours

Total Hours Required for Degree: 120 Credit Hours

Additional information

In addition to the 33 credit hours, students wishing to be certified in French must complete the following methods course, counted as an education requirement:

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