World Languages Education, French Teaching Option

Effective May 2017

This major is under an administrative enrollment control. Please review the Entrance-to-Major requirements found at http://dus.psu.edu/students/etm/requirements.html

Semester 1

Course DetailsCredits
1
ENGL 015: Rhetoric and CompositionNotes for: ENGL 015 (GWS)

ENGL 015 (GWS)

Effective Fall 2012, all incoming Schreyer Honors College freshmen at University Park will take ENGL/CAS 137H in the fall semester and ENGL/CAS 138T in the spring semester. These courses carry GWS designation and replace both ENGL 030 and CAS 100. Each course is 3 credits. At the discretion of the college, ENGL/CAS 138T satisfies the first-year seminar requirement.
Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Science SelectionNotes for: Science Selection (GN)

Science Selection (GN)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
FR 201: Oral Communication and Reading ComprehensionNotes for: FR 201

FR 201

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
EDPSY 014: Learning and InstructionNotes for: EDPSY 014

EDPSY 014

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Mathematics SelectionNotes for: Mathematics Selection (GQ)

Mathematics Selection (GQ)

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Total credits 16

Semester 2

Course DetailsCredits
FR 202: Grammar and CompositionNotes for: FR 202

FR 202

http://bulletins.psu.edu/undergrad/courses/F/fr/202
Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
HD FS 229: Infant and Child DevelopmentNotes for: HD FS 229 (GS)

HD FS 229 (GS)

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Science SelectionNotes for: Science Selection (GN)

Science Selection (GN)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Arts SelectionNotes for: Arts Selection (GA)

Arts Selection (GA)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
EDTHP 115: Education in American SocietyNotes for: EDTHP 115 (US)

EDTHP 115 (US)

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Total credits 15

Semester 3

Course DetailsCredits
HD FS 239: Adolescent DevelopmentNotes for: HD FS 239 (GS)

HD FS 239 (GS)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or PSYCH 412: AdolescenceNotes for: PSYCH 412

PSYCH 412

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Mathematics SelectionNotes for: Mathematics Selection (GQ)

Mathematics Selection (GQ)

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
FR 331: French Culture and Civilization I Notes for: FR 331 (IL)

FR 331 (IL)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
FR 316: French Linguistics Notes for: FR 316 (IL)

FR 316 (IL)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
C I 295: Introductory Field Experience for Teacher PreparationNotes for: C I 295

C I 295

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
2
Health and Physical ActivityNotes for: GHA

GHA

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
1.5
Total credits 15.5

Semester 4

Course DetailsCredits
WL ED 300: Foundations of Second Language TeachingNotes for: WL ED 300

WL ED 300

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
C I 280: Introduction to Teaching English to English Language LearnersNotes for: C I 280 (GH)

C I 280 (GH)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
FR 332: French Culture and Civilization IINotes for: FR 332 (IL)

FR 332 (IL)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
FR 351: Introduction to French Literature INotes for: FR 351

FR 351

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Science SelectionNotes for: Science Selection (GN)

Science Selection (GN)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Total credits 15

Semester 5

Course DetailsCredits
WL ED 411: Methods of Teaching World Languages in Grades 1-5Notes for: WL ED 411

WL ED 411

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
WL ED 495B: Field Experience for World Languages Teacher Preparation in Grades 1-5Notes for: WL ED 495B

WL ED 495B

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
SPLED 400: Teaching Exceptional Students in General Education SettingsNotes for: SPLED 400

SPLED 400

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
4
CAS 100A: Effective SpeechNotes for: CAS 100A (GWS)

CAS 100A (GWS)

Effective Fall 2012, all incoming Schreyer Honors College freshmen at University Park will take ENGL/CAS 137H in the fall semester and ENGL/CAS 138T in the spring semester. These courses carry GWS designation and replace both ENGL 030 and CAS 100. Each course is 3 credits. At the discretion of the college, ENGL/CAS 138T satisfies the first-year seminar requirement.
Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
FR 417: French PhonologyNotes for: FR 417 (IL)

FR 417 (IL)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or FR 418: French SyntaxNotes for: FR 418 (IL)

FR 418 (IL)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Total credits 16

Semester 6 (Study Abroad Semester)

Course DetailsCredits
Arts Selection

Arts Selection (GA)

3
FR 402Y: Advanced Grammar and WritingNotes for: FR 402Y (IL)

FR 402Y (IL)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
FR 440: Teaching of Romance LanguagesNotes for: FR 440 (IL)

FR 440 (IL)

*FR 440 is no longer offered; students will be advised to take WL ED 399A instead
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
FR 401: Advanced Oral CommunicationNotes for: FR 401 (IL)

FR 401 (IL)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
FR 137: Paris: Anatomy of a CityNotes for: FR 137 (GH) (IL)

FR 137 (GH) (IL)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or FR 138: French Culture Through FilmNotes for: FR 138 (GH) (IL)

FR 138 (GH) (IL)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or FR 139: France and the French-Speaking WorldNotes for: FR 139 (GH) (IL)

FR 139 (GH) (IL)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
FR 430: Contemporary FranceNotes for: FR 430 (IL)

FR 430 (IL)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or FR 458: African Literature of French ExpressionNotes for: FR 458 (IL)

FR 458 (IL)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or FR 470: Race and Gender Issues in Literature in FrenchNotes for: FR 470 (IL)

FR 470 (IL)

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Total credits 18

Semester 7

Course DetailsCredits
WL ED 412W: Methods of Teaching World Languages in Grades 6-12Notes for: WL ED 412W

WL ED 412W

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
ENGL 202A: Effective Writing: Writing in the Social SciencesNotes for: ENGL 202A (GWS)

ENGL 202A (GWS)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or ENGL 202B: Effective Writing: Writing in the HumanitiesNotes for: ENGL 202B (GWS)

ENGL 202B (GWS)

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
3
WL ED 495C: Field Experience for World Languages Teacher Preparation in Grades 6-12Notes for: WL ED 495C

WL ED 495C

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Health and Physical ActivityNotes for: GHA

GHA

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
1.5
Elective

Elective

2
Total credits 15.5

Semester 8

Course DetailsCredits
C I 495E: Practicum in Student Teaching--Secondary EducationNotes for: C I 495E

C I 495E

No additional course work permitted during Student Teaching.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
15
Total credits 15

Additional Notes

  • Must complete at least 3 cr. of United States (US) and 3 cr. of International Cultures (IL).
  • W is the code used to designate courses that satisfy University Writing Across the Curriculum requirement.
  • ETM notes a course is required for entrance to major/certification program.
  • Summer study could reduce some of the credit loads above.
  • Effective Fall 2012, all incoming Schreyer Honors College freshmen at University Park will take ENGL/CAS 137H in the fall semester and ENGL/CAS 138T in the spring semester. These courses carry GWS designation and replace both ENGL 030 and CAS 100. Each course is 3 credits. At the discretion of the college, ENGL/CAS 138T satisfies the first-year seminar requirement.

Academic Advising Notes: The course series listed above is only one of many possible ways to move through this curriculum.   Please be sure to also use the curriculum checksheets and degree audits, as well as consult with an adviser about appropriate scheduling sequences, clearances for field experiences and Testing requirements. Advisors also can assist students in identifying coursework offered at Penn State in the SUMMER.

Legend

# Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.
* Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
† Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.

Footnotes

ENGL 015 (GWS)
Effective Fall 2012, all incoming Schreyer Honors College freshmen at University Park will take ENGL/CAS 137H in the fall semester and ENGL/CAS 138T in the spring semester. These courses carry GWS designation and replace both ENGL 030 and CAS 100. Each course is 3 credits. At the discretion of the college, ENGL/CAS 138T satisfies the first-year seminar requirement.
FR 202
http://bulletins.psu.edu/undergrad/courses/F/fr/202
CAS 100A (GWS)
Effective Fall 2012, all incoming Schreyer Honors College freshmen at University Park will take ENGL/CAS 137H in the fall semester and ENGL/CAS 138T in the spring semester. These courses carry GWS designation and replace both ENGL 030 and CAS 100. Each course is 3 credits. At the discretion of the college, ENGL/CAS 138T satisfies the first-year seminar requirement.
FR 440 (IL)
*FR 440 is no longer offered; students will be advised to take WL ED 399A instead
C I 495E
No additional course work permitted during Student Teaching.