I. Departmental requirements:
A. Completion of 21 credit hours of upper division courses, including FREN 3301. This course, with a grade of “C” or above, is required for admission to the French major. It must be taken at Trinity University with the following exception:
- student takes an advanced French grammar course elsewhere (including abroad) and then takes the final exam for FREN 3301 at Trinity and passes it with a grade of “C” or above. Students will receive advanced French credit for such courses taken elsewhere, but the course will not be designated as FREN 3301 unless they take the final exam for FREN 3301 and receive at least a “C.”
B. Completion of one of the following additional requirements:
- Nine additional credit hours of upper division courses in French; OR
- Three upper division credit hours in another language plus six additional credit hours in other courses approved by the major advisor and the department chair.
II. University requirements:
Completion of all other required elements of the Pathways curriculum and at least 120 credit hours.
In order to be granted full acceptance for admission to a major in Chinese, French, German, Russian, or Spanish, a student must have completed the 3301 course in that language with a grade of C or better.
The requirements for Honors in Modern Languages and Literatures are the same as the university requirements. A full description of the program is available in the departmental office.