Nov 30, 2021  
Whittier College Catalog 2021-2022 
Whittier College Catalog 2021-2022

French, B.A.

The Major in French is a comprehensive program leading to proficiency in the language skills stressing knowledge of the literary, cultural, and historical developments of France and the Francophone world.



  • Students are encouraged to take at least one course in each of the three major genres (prose, poetry, drama).
  • We offer study abroad semesters and a January term program in France.
  • Also highly recommended is the study of another language.