Teaching of French

Major Description:

Undergraduate degree that includes preparation for state examination and licensure in order to teach French as a language in secondary education (high school). Consists of language and cultural course work in French along with courses in Educational Psychology, Second Language Acquisition, and Foreign Language Teacher Education. Students conduct teaching observations during senior year and also teach during spring semester of senior year.

Courses That Introduce the Major:

FR101, FR 102, FR 103 and FR104 are introductory language classes that allow students to develop a passion for French as a language and the French speaking world as a cultural topic for discussion.

Possible Career Opportunities:

Majoring in the Teaching of French prepares students for a lovely career in secondary education at public and private schools. It also prepares students for leadership roles inside their departments or schools

  • Classroom management
  • Conflict resolution
  • Computer literacy
  • Learning literacy
  • Cultural competence
  • Collaborative skills and personality
  • Future organization
  • Verbal communication
  • Teacher
  • Educator
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