The French Faculty offer diverse courses on the French language and francophone cultures. Courses range from elementary level to topics courses, and students can choose from several major and minor programs. Major programs include French Studies, which focuses on language and culture integrating topics from around the francophone world; French/European Studies, which is an interdisciplinary program integrating French courses, as well as area studies courses from other AU departments; Foreign Language and Communication, which is an interdisciplinary program incorporating courses in both WLC and the School of Communication; and Business, Language and Culture studies which is an interdisciplinary program incorporating courses in both WLC and Kogod School of Business. Minor programs include both French Language and French/European Studies. Additionally, the department offers translation certificates that can be incorporated in our majors, or be taken separately.
French BA Programs:
BA in French Studies
BA in Language & Area Studies: French/Europe
BA in Foreign Language & Communication Media: French Track
French Course Offerings
Recent French course offerings include:
French Translation: Concepts and Practice
Le Français Commercial
Représentations francophones de l’enfance
La France en film
Voix féminines d’Afrique Francophone
Perspectives françaises sur l’Amérique
Paris et l'Identité Française
Please see AU Registrar for current offerings.