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BA in French
(45.5–66.5 hours*)

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  1. The French and Italian Department requires a minimum of 15 major hours to be taken in residence at BYU for this degree program. These hours may also go toward BYU's 30-hour residency requirement for graduation.
  2. Complete a minor (approximately 16–21 hours) or 15 hours of course work in an area approved by the major advisor. Courses must be approved before the senior year.
  3. Complete the following prerequisites (or equivalent):
  4. Complete the following core courses:
  5. Complete two courses from the following:
  6. Complete five courses from the following:
  7. Note: French majors can select Fren 445, 490R, or Bus M 596R as one of the five required 400-level courses to count toward the major.

  8. Complete the following:


Students who need to strengthen oral skills should enroll in Fren 211R, 311R, and 411R.

*Hours include courses that may fulfill university core requirements.

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