2023-2024 Catalog

Government & Law and Foreign Languages, French Track Major


The major consists of a minimum of 13 courses:

GOVT 102Introduction to International Politics

GOVT 103Introduction to Comparative Politics


GOVT One GOVT 400-level seminar


GOVT 390-391Independent Study


GOVT 495-496Thesis

Four electives from:

GOVT 227Latin American Political History from the Conquest to the Present

GOVT 230International Politics of the Middle East and Persian Gulf

GOVT 244Modern Political Theory

GOVT 332Globalization and Security

GOVT 334American Security Policy

GOVT 336International Conflict

French courses:

FREN 111Intermediate French I

FREN 112Intermediate French II

FREN 211Advanced French

Three electives from:

FREN 225Business French

FREN 323Iconoclasts: Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century French Literature

FREN 324Turning the World Upside Down: French Civilization since 1789

FREN 495-496Thesis in French

This page reflects the requirements for completing this major. General graduation requirements for all students can be found here