FREN 325 French Society and Institutions

An introduction to French society and the institutions that shaped it. Using periodization to define particular historical movements such as the Gallo-Roman period, the Middle Ages, the Renaissance, Enlightenment, revolutionary France, and the Third Republic, the course focuses on historical and architectural sites in Paris and the provinces to consider issues of French identity.

pre-rec: Completion of the language requirement, FREN 315, or approval of department.
notes: Required for the major.