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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

BS, Education

Page address: https://www.mnsu.edu/languages/french/programs/bsed.html

Degree Completion 120 credits, distributed as follows:

Prerequisites to the Major - Choose 2-10 Credits

Course # Course Title
Credits
FREN 101 Elementary French I

5

FREN 102 Elementary French II

5

FREN 200 Entry-Level Intermediate French

2-4

Major Common Core

Language - Choose 11-21 Credits

Course # Course Title
Credits
FREN 302W Composition

2-4

FREN 323 French Phonetics and Applied Linguistics

2-4

FREN 350 Introduction to French Literature

3

FREN 366 Oral Communication

2-6

FREN 404 French Syntax

2-4

Literature - Choose 4-15 Credits

Course # Course Title
Credits
FREN 420 French Seminar

1-3

FREN 432 French Literature I

3-4

FREN 442 French Literature II

3-4

FREN 452 French Literature Iii

3-4

Civilization - Choose 3-4 Credits

Course # Course Title
Credits
FREN 305 France Today

3-4

FREN 402 French Civilization

3-4

Methods - Choose 8 Credits

Course # Course Title
Credits
WLC 460 Methods of Teaching Modern Language

3

WLC 461 Applied Modern Language Teaching Methods

1

WLC 462 Foreign Language Elementary School (FLES) Methods

3

WLC 463 Applied (FLES) Methods

1

Major Unrestricted Electives - Choose 1 Credit

Course # Course Title
Credits
FREN 201 Intermediate French I

4

FREN 202 Intermediate French II

4

FREN 204 Advanced Intermediate French

2-4

FREN 211 Intermediate Readings

1-3

FREN 214 Paris et ’ILE de France

1-3

FREN 215 Composition

1-3

FREN 216 Conversation

1-4

FREN 217 Modern France

1-3

FREN 218 On Y Va

1

FREN 261 Conversation & Pronunciation

1-3

FREN 293 Supervised Study in French-Speaking Countries

1-6

FREN 299 Individual Study

1-4

FREN 301 Third Year Vocabulary Review

3

FREN 302 Composition

2-4

FREN 302W Composition

2-4

FREN 304 Third Year Grammar Review

3

FREN 305 France Today

1-4

FREN 313 Third Year French

1-4

SPAN 314 Paris et L’ILE de France

1-3

FREN 315 Composition

1-3

FREN 316 Conversation

1-4

FREN 317 Modern France

1-3

FREN 318 Introduction to Business French

1-4

FREN 320 French Seminar

1-3

FREN 322 Listening Comprehension and Pronunciation

1-3

FREN 323 French Phonetics & Applied Linguistics

2-4

FREN 350 Introduction to French Literature

3

FREN 366 Oral Communication

1-6

FREN 393 Supervised Study in French-Speaking Countries

1-6

FREN 402 French Civilization

3-4

FREN 404 French Syntax

2-4

FREN 405 Business French I

2-4

FREN 406 Business French II

2-4

FREN 414 Paris et L’ILE de France

1-3

FREN 415 Composition

1-3

FREN 416 Conversation

1-4

FREN 417 Modern France

1-3

FREN 420 French Seminar

1-4

FREN 432 French Literature I

1-4

FREN 442 French Literature II

1-4

FREN 452 French Literature III

1-4

FREN 492 Individual Study

1-4

FREN 494 Supervised French Study

1-6

FREN 497 Internship

1-6

FREN 499 Individual Study

1-4

Required for the Major

Students must demonstrate intermediate-high level of speaking proficiency in the ACTFL Proficiency Guidelines established by the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages or equivalent. Contact department for details. Also required for the major are first-hand experiences within the target cultures.

Required for the Major(Professional Education, 30 credits)

See the SECONDARY EDUCATION section for admission requirements to Professional Education and a list of required professional education courses.

Required Minor: None