Course Requirements

Students who begin their study of French at DePaul with FCH 202 or higher may substitute a 300-level French elective course for any of the required 200-level courses.

Open Electives

Open elective credit also is required to meet the minimum graduation requirement of 192 hours.​

Study Abroad Requirements

Year-long program 

Students on the year-long program at IES will be taking a total of 10 courses, 5 of which may be applied to their French Major or Minor. The remaining courses might fulfill various learning domains or other major/minor requirements. They can also simply be counted as general electives.  Note that the 5 French courses taken on a year-long program that may be applied to the French major or Minor will generate more than 5 courses worth of credit (30 vs. 20); the remaining 10 credits should be used towards the fulfillment of domain requirements, if possible, or applied to general electives, as appropriate
 

Semester-long program

Students on the semester-long program at IES will be taking a total of 5 courses, 3 of which may be applied to their French Major or Minor. The remaining courses might fulfill various learning domains or other major/minor requirements. They can also simply be counted as general electives.  Note that the 3  French courses taken on a semester-long basis that may be applied to the French Major or Minor will generate more than 3 courses worth of credit (18 vs. 12); the remaining 6 credits should be used towards the fulfillment of domain requirements, if possible, or applied to general electives, as appropriate.