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Sample Curriculums

To major in French, German, or Spanish if you haven’t had French before, or didn’t have a strong background in high school:

Year 1: Elementary I (FRE, GER, SPA-115), Elementary II (FRE, GER, SPA-125).

Year 2: Intermediate I (FRE, GER, SPA-215), Intermediate II (FRE, GER, SPA-225) & one course taught in English in the first two years.

Year 3: Composition & Conversation (FRE, GER, SPA-315), 3 credits from a Coe exchange program.

Year 4:  Introduction to  Literature (FRE, GER, SPA-335) and two 400-level courses.

 

To major in French, German, and Spanish Studies if you start your language studies at Coe and without doing a semester abroad:

Year 1: Elementary  I (FRE, GER, SPA-115), Elementary II (FRE, GER, SPA-125).

Year 2: Intermediate I (FRE, GER, SPA-215), Intermediate II (FRE, GER, SPA-225).

Year 3: Composition & Conversation (FRE, GER, SPA-315), Introduction to Literature (FRE, GER, SPA-335).

Year 4:  Two 400-level courses and five French, German, or Spanish-related courses in English (with an agreement with the appropriate program director).

To major in a language if you come to Coe with a strong background  (3-4+ years):

Year 1: Composition & Conversation (FRE, GER, SPA-315), Introduction to Literature (FRE, GER, SPA-335).

Years 2-4:  Six 400-level courses (or five with one course taught in English)  OR Three 400-level courses and three credits from a Coe exchange program.