Spring 2022

Spring 2022 French Courses


Undergraduate Courses

FRE 001 Elementary French

  • Sec 001 CRN 44307
  • Sec 002 CRN 44308
  • Sec 003 CRN 44309

FRE 002 Elementary French

  • Sec 001 CRN 44310
  • Sec 002 CRN 44311

FRE 003 Elementary French

  • Sec 001 CRN 44312
  • Sec 002 CRN 44313
  • Sec 003 CRN 44314
  • Sec 004 CRN 44315

FRE 021 Intermediate French CRN 44316

FRE 022 Intermediate French CRN 44317

FRE 023 Intermediate French

  • Sec 001 CRN 44318
  • Sec 002 CRN 44319

FRE 100 Composition  in French CRN 44345
Professor Toby Warner

Lecture—3 hour(s); Term Paper. Prerequisite(s): FRE 023. Instruction and practice in expository writing in French, with emphasis on organization, correct syntax, and vocabulary building. GE credit: AH, WC, WE.

FRE 122—French & Francophone Film 

Professor Jeff Fort

Lecture/Discussion—3 hour(s); Extensive Writing; Film Viewing—3 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): FRE 100; or Consent of Instructor. French and Francophone film from the Lumière Brothers to the present. Topics may include analysis of film form and narrative, major filmmakers and filmic traditions, and film theory. May be repeated up to 1 time(s) when topic differs. GE credit: AH, VL, WC, WE. Effective: 2007 Fall Quarter.

FRE 124 Postcolonial/Francophone CRN 61494
Professor Toby Warner

Lecture/Discussion—3 hour(s); Term Paper. Prerequisite(s): FRE 100; or Consent of Instructor. Post-Independence Black African and/or Caribbean and/or North African literatures written in French. Selected topics include: identity & subjectivity, the role of the intellectual, women's voices, languages & oral literatures, cultural syncretism, theories of post-colonialism. May be repeated up to 1 Time(s) with consent of major advisor & instructor; when content differs; for example, when the geographical focus (West Africa, North, African or Caribbean) or theme is substantially different from previous iterations.

FRE 128 Topics French Culture CRN 44346
Professor Noah Guynn

Lecture—3 hour(s); Extensive Writing. Prerequisite(s): FRE 100; or Consent of Instructor. In-depth study of a particular topic in French culture. Topics may include the Court of Louis XIV, the French Revolution and Immigration. May be repeated up to 1 Time(s) when topic differs. GE credit: AH, WC, WE.

Graduate Courses

FRE 204 Medieval Literature CRN 61493
Professor Noah Guynn

Seminar—3 hour(s); Term Paper. Prerequisite(s): Consent of Instructor. Graduate standing. Study of Medieval French literature, focusing on a particular period, milieu, literary movement, genre, or theoretical approach. May be repeated for credit when topic differs.

FRE 207A 18th Century Literature Philosophy  CRN 61600
Professor Julia Simon

Seminar—3 hour(s); Term Paper. Prerequisite(s): Consent of Instructor. Graduate standing. Not a course in philosophy, but an examination of the role of philosophy in the design and context of literary works. Study of one or more authors. May be repeated for credit.