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B. A. Degree Requirements in French

Degree Plans:

Please see the College of Liberal Arts Degree Plans web page

French Major

The French Major consists of twenty-four semester hours of upper-division French, including:
FR 320E, FR 322E, FR 326K, and FR 326L
Three hours chosen from FR 340C, FR 340P, or FR 340T
Six hours of French courses numbered 350 or above
Three additional hours of upper division French

Required Minor for French Majors

Either (1) twelve semester hours, including at least six hours of upper-division coursework, in any one field of study in the University;


(2) A complete foreign language sequence not used for the foreign language requirement. Must include 9 hours total, 6 hours in residence, and 3 hours upper-division.

Declaring a Minor in French

Requirements and options for minors vary widely among colleges at UT Austin. The Department of French and Italian Academic Advisor is available to discuss appropriate course choices with you, but it is best to check with the advisor in your major to clarify the exact requirements for a minor.

Undergraduate Advisor

Tim Ashlock
HRH 2.114C


Undergraduate French Faculty Advisor

Heather Pelletier
HRH 3.112A


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