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Accounting 010
Africana Studies 014
American History 512
American Literature 352
Anthropology 070
Art 080
Art History 082
Arts and Sciences 090 (Interdisciplinary Courses)
Astronomy 100
Biochemistry 115
Biology 120
Biology, Computational and Integrative 121
Business Administration 135
Business Law 140
Chemistry (Biochemistry 115, Chemistry 160)
Childhood Studies 163
Computer Science 198
Criminal Justice 202
Dance 203
Digital Studies 209
Ecommerce and Information Technology 623
Economics 220
Engineering Transfer 005
English and Communication (Communication 192, English Literature 350, American Literature 352, Film 354, Journalism 570, Linguistics 615, Rhetoric 842, Writing 989)
European Studies 310
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
International Studies
Journalism 570
Latin American and Latino Studies (LALS) Minor
Liberal Studies 606
Linguistics 615
Management 620
Marketing 630
Mathematical Sciences (Mathematics 640, Statistics 960)
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Museum Studies 698
Music 700, 701
Pharmacy 720
Philosophy and Religion 730, 840
Physics 750
Political Science 790
Psychology 830
Religion 840
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Social Work 910
Sociology (Anthropology 070, Criminal Justice 202, Sociology 920)
Spanish 940
Statistics 960
Student-Proposed Majors and Minors 555
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
French Major Requirements
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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German Minor Requirements
German Honors Program
Teacher Certification in German
German Study Abroad
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Global Studies 480
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Global Studies Associated Courses
Spanish 940
Spanish Major Requirements
Spanish Minor Requirements
Spanish Honors Program
Spanish Independent Study
Teacher Certification in Spanish
Spanish Study Abroad
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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 2019-2021 Liberal Arts Colleges Programs, Faculty, and Courses World Languages and Cultures (French 420, German 470, Global Studies 480, Spanish 940) Courses in French Literature and Civilization  

Courses in French Literature and Civilization

These courses are conducted in French and are open only to students with demonstrated ability in the French language. These courses satisfy the general curricular requirement of one semester of a foreign language, or the literature requirement, or the global studies requirement.
50:420:201,202 Modern French Readings I,II (G) (3,3) Review of grammar; oral and written practice continued. Extended reading of medium-length works and excerpts from French writers of the 19th and 20th centuries, with discussion of their significance. Prerequisite: 50:420:132 or equivalent.
50:420:307 French Film in French (G) (3) Study of major French films of the 20th century, with some emphasis on the historical and cultural background. Includes filmmakers from the postwar period, the New Wave, and the postmodern era. Prerequisite: 50:420:132 or 202 or 204 or equivalent.
50:420:336 The Modern French Novel (G) (3) Reading and discussion of major French novels of the 20th century, with some emphasis on the historical and cultural background. Includes such authors as Gide, Colette, Proust, Sartre, and Camus. Prerequisite: 50:420:201 or equivalent.
50:420:342 Modern French Drama (G) (3) Study of the French theater through reading and discussion of selected plays from the 19th century to the present. Prerequisite: 50:420:202 or 204 or equivalent.
50:420:353,354 Individual Study in French (G) (BA,BA) Independent study guided by a member of the faculty, intended to provide opportunity for advanced students to investigate areas not covered in the regular curriculum. Prerequisite: Permission of instructor.
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. Prerequisite: 50:420:132 or equivalent when conducted in French. May be given in English; language announced during preregistration.
50:420:403 History of the French Language (3) Development of the French language from its origins to the present; suggestions of possible future evolution. Emphasis on phonology, morphology, syntax, and lexicon; consideration of cultural forces influencing linguistic stability or change at crucial points in French history. Prerequisite: 50:420:131 or permission of instructor.
50:420:421 Prelude to Revolution (G) (3) Reading and analysis of major works of the classical era, including such authors as Pascal, Corneille, Racine, Molière, Lafayette, Voltaire, Diderot, and Rousseau. Additional focus on history, painting, and architecture. Prerequisite: 50:420:202 or 204 or permission of instructor.
50:420:441 The Age of Machines (G) (3) Focus on major literary movements of the 19th century and their relationship to political and cultural trends. Study of selected works by such authors as Hugo, Sand, Balzac, Baudelaire, Flaubert, and Zola. Additional focus on history, painting, and architecture. Prerequisite: 50:420:202 or 204 or permission of instructor.
50:420:451 Changing Times (G) (3) Study of major works of the 20th century by such authors as Gide, Giraudoux, Sartre, Camus, Duras, and others.  Additional focus on history, painting, and film. Prerequisite: 50:420:202 or 204 or permission of instructor.
50:420:495,496 Honors Program in French (G) (3,3) Prerequisites: Permission of instructor and department chair.
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