Bachelor of Arts in French Roadmap

120 Total Units Required
Minimum Number of Units in the Major: 44

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterUnits
FR 101 First Semester French 1 4
GE Area A: Oral Communication (A1) or Critical Thinking (A3) 2 3
GE Area A: Written English Communication (A2) 3 3
GE Area B: Quantitative Reasoning (B4) 4 3
GE Area D: U.S. History (D2) or U.S. and California Government (D3) 3
 Units16
Second Semester
FR 102 Second Semester French 1 4
GE Area A: Oral Communication (A1) or Critical Thinking (A3) 3
GE Area A: Written English Communication II (A4) 3
 
GE Area B: Physical Science (B1) and Laboratory Science (B3) 5 3-4
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective 6 2
 Units15-16
Third Semester
FR 215 Intermediate French I 1 3
GE Area A: Written English Communication II (A4) if not already satisfied 3
 
GE Area B: Life Science (B2) and Laboratory Science (B3) 5 3-4
GE Area C: Arts (C1) 3
GE Area D: U.S. History (D2) or U.S. and California Government (D3) 3
 Units15-16
Fourth Semester
FR 216 Intermediate French II 1 3
GE Area C: Humanities: Literature (C3) 3
GE Area D: Social Sciences (D1) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective – Take Two 6 6
 Units15
Fifth Semester
FR 305 French Composition 3
FR 301
French Phonetics
or Advanced Grammar
or Translating Themes: English/French
or Linguistics for Foreign Languages
3
GE Area UD-B: Upper Division Physical and/or Life Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective – Take Two 6 6
 Units15
Sixth Semester
FR 400GW
French Culture - GWAR
or Contemporary French Civilization
or Social Movements in the Francophone World
3
French Electives (18 units) – Take Two 7 6
GE Area UD-C: Upper Division Arts and/or Humanities (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective 6 3
 Units15
Seventh Semester
FR 500
Introduction to Literary Texts
or Contes et Poemes
3
French Electives (18 units) – Take Two 7 6
GE Area UD-D: Upper Division Social Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective 6 3
 Units15
Eighth Semester
French Electives (18 units) – Take Two 7 6
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective – Take Three 6 8
 Units14
 Total Units120-122