French Degree Requirements


A.A. Degree

By completing the degree requirements, the student will acquire proficiency in speaking, reading, writing, and understanding French and will gain knowledge of French and Francophone cultures. The student will be able to communicate in French, write formal compositions, and read the texts of French and Francophone authors, all at the intermediate-mid level of competency. Competencies will be assessed throughout the language sequence with written and oral exams. This major provides career opportunities where knowledge of French is useful and prepares students for continued advanced learning of French.   

El Camino College Major Requirements

Complete the Following:
French 4;
and 4-11 units from: French 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 21, 22;

And one course from the following:
Art 102B, 102C
English 15A, 15B, 35, 36
History 140, 141

Total units: 18

Other Requirements:
At least 50% of the courses required for the French major must be completed at El Camino College. French 4 must be completed at El Camino College.

Preparation for the Transfer Major

For information on specific university major requirements, please obtain a transfer curriculum guide sheet in the Counseling Services Center, consult with your counselor, or visit the Transfer Center. You may use the transfer major requirements to help you fulfill your associate degree requirements.