Majors and Minors

Major Student Learning Objectives - Students graduating with a French major from Agnes Scott College will be able to:

  • demonstrate a broad view of the literatures and cultures of the Francophone world including France and other French speaking regions;
  • demonstrate advanced skills in literary and cultural analysis;
  • demonstrate advanced and effective writing skills;
  • demonstrate advanced and effective listening and speaking skills.

Requirements for the French Major 

  • Majors must take a minimum of eight (8) courses beyond French 202
  • Prerequisite coursework (2 courses) for completion of the major: 230, 232 
  • Two (2) courses from the following: 241, 242, 243
  • Three (3) courses at the 300 level 
  • 480 Senior Seminar

480, 207, and Global Awareness courses do not count toward the minimum major. Majors are strongly encouraged to study abroad. 

Requirements for the French Minor 

  • Prerequisite coursework (2 courses) for completion of the minor: 230, 232  
  • Two (2) courses from 241, 242, 243 
  • One (1) course at the 300 level   

207 and Global Awareness courses do not count toward the minimum minor.