Jun 18, 2019  
2014-2015 HillBook (Class of 2018) 
2014-2015 HillBook (Class of 2018) [ARCHIVED HILL BOOK]

French, B.A.

Program Director: Christian Martin


  • Students will be able to communicate effectively in a foreign language in both oral and written forms.
  • Students will appreciate and understand a foreign culture, its values and institutions, including relevant aspects of history, art and geography.
  • Students will learn the linguistic, cultural, aesthetic, and critical contributions of foreign literatures.


The major in French consists of 10 upper level courses (300-level and above), which ordinarily must include the following advanced language courses:


FRN 340 - French Cinema  may be substituted for one of the French Survey of Culture and Civilization courses, or French Survey of Literature courses.

Study Abroad Requirement

All majors in French, Spanish, and Foreign Languages are required to spend a semester abroad in an approved program of study or in one of the international internships sponsored by Stonehill College.

Students may transfer three courses taken abroad to the major. Additional Foreign Language courses will count as general electives.