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2022-2023 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog 
2022-2023 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

FAS 101 - Introduction to Franco American Studies

Introduces students to the French cultures of the United States, emphasizing the peoples of Maine and the Northeast region. Examines European origins and later migrations, the impact of gender and class, the social significance of language, individual and collective expression, the effects of assimilation and the challenges faced today. Taught in English; no knowledge of the French language is presumed.

General Education Requirements: Social Context and Institutions and Cultural Diversity and International Perspectives

Course Typically Offered: Fall

Credits: 3