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Major Requirements

A minimum of 32 credits (not including French 101, 102, and 103), with at least 20 credits in all and a minimum of three 300-level courses (12 credits) taken in the Department of French at Grinnell. Required: French 303, 304, or 305; 312 or 313; and a seminar chosen from among the following: 327, 328, 329, 330, 331, 341, 342, 350, and 395.


To be considered for honors in French, graduating seniors, in addition to meeting the College’s general requirements for honors, must complete two 300-level seminars, take at least one seminar in the senior year, and be recommended by the Department of French, based on performance in the seminars.

Double Majors

A large number of French majors choose to double major, combining French with subjects such as Math, Biology, Political Science, History, Anthropology, Chemistry, Philosophy, and Art.