Minor in French Language, Literature and Culture


   The * NEW* French minor consists of 6 courses, or 18 credits.

   Students must take:

  • French 3100 (Introduction to French Literature)
  • One course in literature and culture before the 19th century.
  • Four additional courses selected from among French courses numbered 2005 and above, of which at least two must be at the 3000- and 4000 -level.
  • 3000-level courses are designed to introduce students to literary analysis and major trends in French literary history. 4000-level courses are advanced
  • in-depth explorations of specific topics and build upon prior coursework. It is strongly recommended that students take 3000-level courses before                      continuing on to the 4000 level.

French Minor Advising

Masha Belenky
(Last names A-M) 
Kathryn Kleppinger
(Last names N-Z) 

French Literature Research Guide

Find literary studies scholarship for all periods and genres. Gelman library's French Literature research guide can help!