Program Information

School: Renison University College
Faculty: Faculty of Arts
Degree: Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study: French Language Teacher Education
Description: The Department of French Studies offers a variety of plans responding to the needs both of those students who wish to specialize in French for teaching purposes.
URL: French Teaching Specialization at Renison University College
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*

books & supplies: $2,000

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 80 to 100

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 

Applicants must have a high school diploma or equivalent. Continuation in this academic plan requires a cumulative overall average of 70% and a cumulative French major average of 75%. Eligibility for graduation in the Honours French – French Teaching Specialization academic plan includes successful fulfillment of the following requirements: Appropriate Program-level requirements. See Bachelor of Arts Degree Requirements. French Studies Plan-level requirements: at least ten academic course units (20 courses) in French Studies and one academic course unit (two courses) in education with a minimum cumulative average of 75%, including: one of FR 192A, FR 192B FR 197, FR 297 one of FR 263, FR 276 four language courses from FR 300A, FR 351, FR 353, FR 355, FR 392A, FR 392B, FR 400, FR 452 one linguistics course from FR 303, FR 373, FR 403, FR 409 four literature or culture courses at the 300-level or above one additional FR course at the 300-level or above Education courses: PSYCH 212/PSYCH 212R one of SOC 207/SOC 207R, APPLS 205R Students who do not already have native fluency in French are required to spend two consecutive terms (normally in Year Three) at one of the Department’s French-speaking university partners: either the Université du Québec à Chicoutimi (Canada) or the Université de Nantes (France). Students opting to study in France must include FR 473 in their plan.