French Criteria Chart

The following charts outline the requirements for first-year courses in French at their respected campus.

St. John's Campus

Native Francophones should consult the French department at (709) 864-7636 or languages@mun.ca

Course Provincial Students National and International Students
FREN 1500 This course is appropriate for students with little or no background in French and for students who completed French 3200 or 3201 with a grade less than 80 %.

Permission to register for this course will not be given to students who have completed high school French immersion
This course is appropriate for students with little or no background in French and for students who completed core French courses in high school and achieved a grade less than 80%

Permission to register for this course will not be given to students who have completed high school French immersion
Note: If you meet the criteria above and are not able to register for French 1500 contact languages@mun.ca
FREN 1501 French 3200 or 3201 with a grade of 80 % or greater

This course is not appropriate for graduates of French immersion programs
Grade 12/ Senior Secondary core French with a grade of 80% or greater

This course is not appropriate for graduates of French immersion programs
FREN 1502 French 3200 with a grade of 90% or greater
or
Fran├žais 3202 with a grade less than 85%
Grade 12/ Senior Secondary core French with a grade of 90% or greater
or
Grade 12/ Senior Secondary French immersion with a grade less than 85%
FREN 2100 Fran├žais 3202 with a grade of 85% or greater

Note: students who achieve a grade of 4 or 5 on the AP examination in French language are normally well prepared for French 2100.
Grade 12/ Senior Secondary French immersion with a grade of 85% or greater is recommended

Grenfell Campus

Course Provincial Students National and International Students
FREN 1500 This course is appropriate for students with little or no background in French and for students who completed French 3200 or 3201 with a grade less than 80 %. This course is appropriate for students with little or no background in French and for students who have completed core French courses in high school and achieved a grade less than 80%
FREN 1501 French 3200 or 3201 with a grade of 80% or greater.

Graduate of French Immersion programs with a grade less than 80% in Francais 3202
Grade 12/ Senior Secondary core French with a grade of 80% or greater

Graduates of French Immersion programs with less than 80% in their final French course
FREN 1502 French 3200 with a grade of 90% or greater
or
Francais 3202 with a grade of 80% or greater
Grade 12/ Senior Secondary core French with a grade of at least 90%
or
Grade 12/ Senior Secondary French immersion with a grade of 80% or greater in their final French course