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World Languages and Cultures

Sample Degree Pathway for World Languages and Cultures - French Option

For students who entered fall 2018 and beyond.

Freshman Year

Fall Semester

Course#Course NameCr.
ENGL.1010 /
HONR.1100
College Writing I / FYSH (CW)3
WLFR.1010French 1 and Culture3
FAHS.1090First Year Seminar11
MATH.xxxxMath Persp. (MATH) - MATH.1110 (QL) recommended23
xxxx.xxxxArts and Hum. Persp. (AH)3
xxxx.xxxxFree Elective3
Total16

Spring Semester

Course#Course NameCr.
ENGL.1020College Writing II (CW)3
WLFR.1020French 2 and Culture3
xxxx.xxxxArts and Hum. Persp. (AH)33
xxxx.xxxxSocial Sciences Persp. (SS)33
xxxx.xxxxFree Elective3
Total15

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester

Course#Course NameCr.
WLFR.2110French 3 and Culture3
xxxx.xxxxArts and Hum. Persp. (AH)3
xxxx.xxxxSocial Sciences Persp. (SS)3
xxxx.xxxxScience w/Lab Persp. (SCL)3/4
xxxx.xxxxFree Elective3
Total15/16

Spring Semester

Course#Course NameCr.
WLFR.2120French 4 and Culture (AIL), (DCA)3
WLFR.3xxxFrench Upper Level - (CTPS) recommended4 3
WLFR.3xxxFrench Upper Level - (WOC) recommended43
xxxx.xxxxScience w/Lab Persp. (SCL)3/4
xxxx.xxxxFree Elective3
Total15/16

Junior Year

Fall Semester

Course#Course NameCr.
WLFR.3xxxFrench Upper Level3
WLFR.3xxxFrench Upper Level3
xxxx.xxxx(STEM) Persp. (STEM)3
xxxx.xxxxSocial Sciences Persp. (SS)3
xxxx.xxxxFree Elective3
Total15

Spring Semester

Course#Course NameCr.
WLFR.3xxxFrench Upper Level3
WLFR.3xxxFrench Upper Level3
xxxx.xxxxFree Elective3
xxxx.xxxxFree Elective3
xxxx.xxxxFree Elective3
Total15

Senior Year

Fall Semester

Course#Course NameCr.
Total16
WLAN.4000Senior Capstone in WLC (IL)1
WLFR.3/4xxxFrench Upper Level3
WLFR.3/4xxxFrench Upper Level3
WLFR.3/4xxxFrench Upper Level3
xxxx.xxxxFree Elective3
xxxx.xxxxFree Elective3

Spring Semester

Course#Course NameCr.
WLFR.3/4xxxFrench Upper Level3
WLFR.3/4xxxFrench Upper Level3
xxxx.xxxxInternship/Free Elective3
xxxx.xxxxFree Elective3
xxxx.xxxxFree Elective3
Total15
Total Minimum Credits = 121 

1Required for entering Freshmen.

2World Languages and Cultures students meet the Core Curriculum Essential Learning Outcome for Quantitative Literacy (QL) outside the department. MATH.1110 is recommended. See the QL course listing for a complete list of options.

3World Languages and Cultures students meet the Core Curriculum Essential Learning Outcome for Social Responsibility and Ethics (SRE) outside the department. Students must take at least one course that satisfies this outcome; see the SRE course listing for a complete list of options.

4Students in the French option must take at least one French Upper Level course that satisfies the Core Curriculum Essential Learning outcome for Critical Thinking and Problem Solving (CTPS) and one French Upper Level course that satisfies the Core ELO for Written and Oral Communication (WOC).

The French option consists of a minimum of 37 credits in the major, with at least 25 credits at the 3000 level or above. Students may not exceed a total of 54 credits in the major. Please note: the degree pathway shows additional upper level French courses that may be taken by students who enter the program at a higher level of proficiency in French.

No more than two Breadth of Knowledge courses can be taken with the same prefix. The Core Curriculum courses may be taken in any sequence. Refer to the Core Curriculum policy for further details. You should meet with your faculty advisor to determine how you will meet the Core Curriculum requirements.

Current UMass Lowell students should be using their Advisement Report in SiS. If you need assistance, please contact your advisor.

Restriction on off-campus study:

Be advised that any course taken at another institution must be formally approved prior to enrollment. See the catalog policy for details.

Last updated: 8/09/2018