MODERN LANGUAGES — FRENCH TRACK

Coordinator: Dr. Elizabeth A. Zahnd

MAJOR

A major in Modern Languages – French Track requires the following:

1. Twenty-four hours above the 199 level, including French 301, 302, 401, and 402.

2. Minor/collateral requirements (two options)

a) two 12-hour collaterals approved by the faculty adviser

b) an 18-hour minor approved by the faculty adviser

The minimum number of semester hours required in major courses for a major in Modern Languages – French Track is 30. The minimum number of semester hours in all courses (major and nonmajor) for the major in Modern Languages – French Track is 120.

MINOR

A minor in French requires 18 semester hours above the 199 level.

COLLATERAL

A collateral in French requires 12 semester hours above the 199 level.

A collateral in modern languages requires 12 semester hours including the completion of 202 in two modern languages.

OTHER INFORMATION

Placement tests will be administered to all students with two or more years of high school work in French if French is to be continued at Francis Marion University. Credit will be given for each semester’s work exempted, including French 101. A student may not take for credit a course for which he/she has earned exemption credit, but he/she may audit without special approval a course from which he/she has been exempted.

A student may not repeat for credit a 100- or 200-level language course once he/she has received credit for another course at a higher level in the same language.

MODERN LANGUAGES – SPANISH TRACK

Coordinator: Dr. Wendy Caldwell

MAJOR

A major in Modern Languages – Spanish Track requires the following:
1. Twenty-seven semester hours above the 199 level, including SPAN 301, 302, and five courses above 302.

2. Minor/collateral requirements (two options

a) two 12-hour collaterals approved by faculty the adviser

b) an 18-hour minor approved by the faculty adviser

The minimum number of semester hours required in major courses for a major in Modern Languages – Spanish Track is 33. The minimum number of semester hours in all courses (major and nonmajor) required for the major in Modern Languages – Spanish Track is 120.

MINOR

A minor in Spanish requires 18 semester hours above the 199 level.

COLLATERAL

A collateral in Spanish requires 12 semester hours above the 199 level.

A collateral in modern languages requires 12 semester hours including the completion of 202 in two modern languages.

OTHER INFORMATION

Placement tests will be administered to all students with two or more years of high school work in Spanish if Spanish is to be continued at Francis Marion University. Credit will be given for each semester’s work exempted, including Spanish 101. A student may not take for credit a course for which he/she has earned exemption credit but may audit without special approval a course from which he/she has been exempted.

A student may not repeat for credit a 100- or 200-level language course once he/she has received credit for another course at a higher level in the same language.

MODERN LANGUAGES – GERMAN TRACK

Coordinator: Dr. George E. Harding III

Note:  The German track is being phased out.  Students are no longer permitted to declare German as a major, minor or collateral in Modern Languages.  Students who are currently registered in the German track should discuss their completion plan with their academic advisor.

MAJOR

A major in Modern Languages – German Track requires the following:

1. Twenty-four hours above the 199 level, including German 301, 302, 401, and 402.

2. Minor/collateral requirements (two options)

a) two 12-hour collaterals approved by the faculty adviser

b) an 18-hour minor approved by the faculty adviser

The minimum number of semester hours required in major courses for a major in Modern Languages – German Track is 30. The minimum number of semester hours in all courses (major and nonmajor) for the major in Modern Languages – German Track is 120.

MINOR

A minor in German requires 18 semester hours above the 199 level.

COLLATERAL

A collateral in German requires 12 semester hours above the 199 level.

A collateral in modern languages requires 12 semester hours including the completion of 202 in two modern languages.

OTHER INFORMATION

Placement tests will be administered to all students with two or more years of high school work in German if German is to be continued at Francis Marion University. Credit will be given for each semester’s work exempted, including German 101. A student may not take for credit a course for which he/she has earned exemption credit, but he/she may audit without special approval a course from which he/she has been exempted. A student may not repeat for credit a 100- or 200-level language course once he/she has received credit for another course at a higher level in the same language.