CCPS French Course Descriptions

FREN 101, FREN 102: Elementary French I, II. 4 hours each semester.
For beginners. Designed to develop, in two semesters, an elementary proficiency for communicating in French and some familiarity with the cultural values of French peoples.

FREN 330 Dangerous Liaisons: French Literature in Translation. 3 hours.
A survey of French writers such as Chretien de Troyes, Moliere, Balzac, Flaubert, Camus, Sartre, Maryse Conde and an investigation of literary movements: courtly romance, classicism, the enlightenment, realism, romanticism, symbolism, existentialism and postcolonial discourse. The course is conducted in English; no previous knowledge of a foreign language is necessary. Same as ENGL 330

FREN 290, FREN 390, FREN 490: A-Z Selected Topics. 1-3 hours.