Dec 04, 2023  
2019-2020 College Catalog 
2019-2020 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

World Languages AA, French Option

Program Description

The French language is spoken by nearly 300 million people around the world. It is the official language in 29 different countries, including France, Switzerland, Belgium, and Canada. For this reason, learning French can be a valuable skill. French can help you in the field of international business and agencies, in the field of tourism and hospitality industries, the diplomatic service, the French-speaking research institutes, teaching, translating or interpreting. Come along with the French program at TCC and “Parlons français ensemble!”

For More Information Contact:
School of Liberal Arts & Communication
Southeast Campus:  (918) 595-7694

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program you will be able to:

  • Communicate orally in a variety of social situations
  • Interpret the meaning of written texts
  • Interpret discourse on a variety of topics dealing with present, past, and future situations
  • Formulate a variety of practical writing needs
  • Compare and contrast developments and/or traditions in one’s home, French and Francophone cultures.


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Student Organizations

The French Language Association is for any and all students at Tulsa Community College who are interested in learning and studying the French language, history and culture of France and Francophones, as well as discovering ways to use this knowledge.

Degree Requirements

View a semester-by-semester course plan of study and information on transferring this degree to other colleges and universities on the World Languages, French Option Degree Map.  

General Education Requirements Credit Hours: 37

Humanities 6 hours

See the General Education Requirements  page for the course list.

Mathematics 3 hours

See the General Education Requirements  page for the course list.

Science 7 hours

See the General Education Requirements  page for the course list. One course must be a laboratory science (L).

General Education Recommended Electives 3 hours

General Education Required Electives 3 hours

Select three (3) credit hours from courses in Fine Arts (Art, Music, Theatre), Foreign Language, Psychology, or Social Sciences.

Specialized Course Requirements Credit Hours: 23

Total Credit Hours: 60

To receive an A.A. or A.S. degree, students must demonstrate computer proficiency.