What French Course Should I Take?
Information for students and advisers
VU Placement Test scores:
0-259 French 1101 (2 years of less of French in middle or high school) 260-349 French 1103 (2-3 years of French in high school) 350-419 French 2203 (3-4 years of French in high school)
420+ French 2501w (4 years of French in high school)
SAT Placement:0-500 French 1101 501-530 French 1103 531-590 French 2203 591+ French 2501w
Advanced Placement (AP) credit: 4 or 5 on French Language Exam = 8 hours credit for FR 2203 & 2501w4 or 5 on French Literature Exam = 8 hours credit for FR 2203 & 3 hours of electivecredit in Traditions or IntersectionsInternational Baccalaureate (IB) Credit:6 or 7 on subsidiary = 5 hours credit for FR 22036 or 7 on higher = 5 hours credit for FR 2203 plus 3 hours electivecredit in Traditions or IntersectionsUpper-level courses:Courses numbered above 2203 are designed for students who choose to minor or major in French. The courses vary each semester and are often related to a professor's area of research specialization.