Available Courses

Upcoming Offerings

FREN102: Beginning French II
For students who have passed FREN101 or the equivalent. New to the program? Google JU Language Requirement for more information on placement.
MWF | 11:00-11:50
MWF | 2:00-2:50

FREN202: Le Petit Prince: Art, Philosophie, Expression
Read and discuss Antoine de Saint-Exupéry's classic novella of childhood, love, and loss with additional focus on sub-Saharan Africa. Meets the global studies requirement for all degree types.
MWF | 10:00-10:50

FREN302: Composition
Hone your French writing skills through activities focused on grammar, style, and rhetoric. Over the course of the semester, you will read throught-provoking texts from the Francophone world and write an essai, a dissertation, and a conte.
MWF 1:00-1:50

FREN350: Period Studies—Molière et son temps
Crosslisted with ENGL378. Taught in English.
Arguably the greatest comedic playwright of all times, Molière continues to delight and shock even today. With timeless wit and biting social commentary, his plays critique everything from avarice to religious zeal. Come celebrate the 400th anniversary of his birth through text, performance, music, dance, and film; and learn why the world will always call French "the language of Molière."
MWF | 9:00-9:50

Current Offerings

FREN101: Beginning French I
For true beginners. Free textbook!
MWF | 10:00-10:50
MWF | 11:00-11:50

FREN201: Intermediate French I
Already studied French? Google "JU language placement" to take our placement exam. FREN201 fulfills the global studies requirement for most degrees.
MWF | 2:00-2:50

FREN301/FREN325: Conversation and Phonetics
Work on your speaking skills and culminate the semester with a Murder Mystery party, where you and your classmates are suspects!
MWF | 12:00-12:50

Past Offerings