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Accounting 010
Africana Studies 014
American History 512
American Literature 352
Anthropology 070
Art 080
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Biochemistry 115
Biology 120
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Childhood Studies 163
Computer Science 198
Criminal Justice 202
Dance 203
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English and Communication (Communication 192, English Literature 350, American Literature 352, Film 354, Journalism 570, Linguistics 615, Rhetoric 842, Writing 989)
Finance 390
Forensic Science 412
French 420
Gender Studies 443
Geology 460
German 470
Global Studies 480
Health Sciences 499
History (Historical Methods and Research 509; European History 510; American History 512; African, Asian, Latin American, and Comparative History 516)
Honors College 525
Human Resource Management 533
Individualized Majors and Minors 555
Journalism 570
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Liberal Studies 606
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Political Science 790
Psychology 830
Religion 840
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Social Work 910
Sociology (920), Anthropology (070), and Criminal Justice (202)
Spanish 940
Statistics 960
Teacher Education 964
Theater Arts (Dance 203, Theater Arts 965)
World Languages and Cultures (French 420, German 470, Global Studies 480, Spanish 940)
World Languages 415
French 420
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French Minor Requirements
French Honors Program
Teacher Certification in French
French Study Abroad
Courses in the French Language
Courses in French Literature and Civilization
French Courses Taught in English
German 470
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Global Studies 480
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Spanish 940
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Spanish Minor Requirements
Spanish Honors Program
Spanish Independent Study
Teacher Certification in Spanish
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Urban Studies 975
Visual, Media, and Performing Arts (Art 080; Art History 082; Museum Studies 698; Music 700, 701; Theater Arts 965)
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  Camden Undergraduate Catalog 2021-2023 Liberal Arts Colleges Programs, Faculty, and Courses World Languages and Cultures (French 420, German 470, Global Studies 480, Spanish 940) French Courses Taught in English  

French Courses Taught in English

The following courses are given in English translation; all readings, lectures, classes, assignments, and tests are in English. These courses are open to all students, and they may be used to satisfy the general curricular requirements in literature and global studies. Students must complete the English composition requirement before taking these courses. Students wanting to take these courses for credit toward a French major or minor must meet the conditions described under Major Requirements.
50:420:240,241 French Literature in English Translation: Special Topics (G) (3,3) Treats a particular theme or genre in French literature. The topic is announced during preregistration.
50:420:243 African and Caribbean Literature in English Translation (G) (3) A study of the Francophone literature of Africa and the Caribbean. Reading and discussion of selected works in prose, poetry, and drama by representative black writers of French expression in English translation. Topics include negritude, the treatment of African women in literature, racial imperialism as a topic of satire and humor, the search for identity, and others. This course may be taken as part of a major in Africana studies.
50:420:244 Women in French Literature in English Translation (G) (3) A study of major French texts by and/or about women, by such writers as Balzac, Beauvoir, Colette, Mauriac, and Duras. This course may be taken as part of a minor in gender studies.
50:420:245 French Crime Fiction in English Translation (G) (3) Using short novels and films, the course looks at the way crime and justice have been represented in French literature from the 18th century until the present. Ideas covered include the bandit as folk hero, the aristocratic lawbreaker, the criminal as victim of society and as monstrous genius, crimes of passion, police in literature, the genre of the detective novel, courtrooms, and images of policing in modern society. Reading includes work by Diderot, Balzac, Hugo, Mérimée, Mauriac, Simenon, Camus, and others; selection of French films shown.
50:420:305,306 French Film in English Translation (3,3) Survey of the history of French cinema from its beginnings to the present day. Analysis and interpretation of selected film masterpieces by major French filmmakers.
50:420:360 French Civilization (G) (3) Historical study of the people and culture of France and an examination of French values and attitudes as seen in the literature, arts, and institutions of the country. May be given in French or English; language announced during preregistration.
50:420:391,392 French Literature in English Translation: Special Topics (G) (3,3) Treats a particular topic related to French culture or to a historical period. The topic is announced during preregistration.
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