Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2011/2012
Canadian Excellence

Honours BA French

The Honours French program consists of a minimum of 20.0 credits, not more than 6.0 of which may be at the 100 level. Students must take at least 11.0 but no more than 12.0 credits in French.

Required courses:
FR250, FR251, FR260, FR360, FR470

In addition to the requirements above, the following must be completed at some point in the program: four of the following culture courses: FR232, FR233, FR234, FR235, FR236, FR237, FR238, FR385 (these culture courses are a prerequisite for literature courses); FR332 or FR433; FR336 or FR437; two of FR334, FR335, FR434, FR435, FR485.

Additional Information
Program Notes

  1. Students should refer to the following guide to register for the proper level of French:
    Grade 9 core French: FR101
    Grade 10 core French and Grade 9 Immersion French: FR102
    Grade 11 core French and Grade 10 Immersion French: FR245
    Grade 12 core French and Grade 11 Immersion French: FR230
    Grade 12 core French with Level 4 AP French: FR231
    Grade 12 Immersion French: FR250
    Graduation from a French High School: FR360;
    • Consultation with the Faculty Advisor is strongly recommended.
  2. Language courses must be taken in sequence, except with permission of the department.
  3. Students are encouraged to take part in an exchange program at a French-speaking university. Contact Laurier International for details.
  4. In addition to the required courses, students who intend to go into teaching are advised to take FR260.


Senate/Editorial Changes

Senate Revisions March 3, 2011: In Notes: FR203 replaced with FR245; effective September 1, 2011.