Students with credit for French 30 (Grade 12 Core French) begin their university-level French language study with FREN 122. These students will follow Option A below.

Students who have completed the Immersion program in French to Grade 12, the ACFC program in French, or, the French program in a Designated School, begin their university-level French language study with FREN 212, and will not be allowed to register in 100-level FREN courses for credit. These students will follow option B below.

Students who have received credit for Advanced Placement French or International Baccalaureate French may not take 100-level French language courses for credit. (Students receiving credit for IB French A2 may not take FREN 218 for credit.) These students will follow Option C below.

Students with an additional background in French beyond the Grade 12 level must consult the Department before registering. For details, please visit the Prospective Students website or contact the Department of Languages, Literatures, and Cultural Studies.

Major Average

The major average in the Certificate in French – English Translation includes the grades earned in:

  • All courses eligible to be used in the program.

Residency Requirements in the Major

To receive a Certificate in French - English Translation, students must complete at least two-thirds of the following coursework (to the nearest highest multiple of 3 credit units) from the University of Saskatchewan.

  • Minimum credit units required in the program.

See Residency for additional details.

Requirements (15-18 credit units)

Option A (18 credit units)

  • FREN 122.3
  • FREN 125.3
  • FREN 212.3
  • FREN 314.3 

Choose 3 credit units from the following:

  • FREN 213.3 
  • FREN 214.3 

Choose 3 credit units from the following:

  • FREN 305.3
  • LING 230.3

Option B (18 credit units)

  • FREN 212.3
  • FREN 213.3
  • FREN 214.3
  • FREN 314.3 

Choose 3 credit units from the following:

  • FREN 218.3 
  • FREN 312.3 

Choose 3 credit units from the following:

  • FREN 305.3
  • LING 230.3

Option C (15 credit units)

  • FREN 213.3
  • FREN 214.3
  • FREN 310.3
  • FREN 314.3 

Choose 3 credit units from the following:

  • FREN 305.3
  • LING 230.3