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Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Program Type: Semester / Year Abroad Click here for a definition of this term Program Structure: Center based for U.S. Students
Click here for a definition of this term What Financial Aid Applies?: All Current Aid, GI Bill Language of Instruction: English, French
Click here for a definition of this term Language Study Requirement: YES Internship: YES
Housing: Apartment, Residence Hall Click here for a definition of this term Prereq. Language Study: 3 semesters college-level French or equivalent
Meal Plan: Plan Available Click here for a definition of this term Business Classes:
Click here for a definition of this term Recommended for Chapman Majors: Art, Communication Studies, Film Studies/ Film Production/ Creative Producing/ Screenwriting/ Screen Acting, French, Political Science, Sociology, Theatre Click here for a definition of this term Recommended for Chapman Minors: Creative and Cultural Industries
Program Description:
The Chapman Cannes Film Festival Internship (Spring only): Chapman students accepted to the AIFS Cannes Semester Abroad program can partake in a 3 credit internship during the Cannes Film Festival in May. Interns will work for production, distribution, or marketing companies to learn about the business side of film. Chapman students accepted for the AIFS Cannes program are automatically considered for the internship and will be required to attend several meetings and complete a resume and cover letter critique in the fall semester.
 

Academic Information

Chapman University maintains a record of the courses that previous study abroad students have taken, and the equivalent Chapman credit that was granted for each course. To view the course equivalencies for this program, click “Sample Pre-Approved Courses” at the top of each program brochure page. Please note that Sample Pre-Approved Courses are courses that have been previously requested by a Chapman student for credit. It is not a comprehensive list of all courses available at the institution.

You may view the entire course catalog for this program by following these instructions:
  1. Go to the AIFS Cannes website
  2. Choose the correct semester and year under the “Campus International de Cannes” heading. More than one semester is provided per option, so choose the option that includes the semester you are planning to be abroad (e.g. If you plan to study abroad Spring 2019, choose “Fall 2018 and Spring 2019”)
  3. Click on “Courses” tab under the “Program Info” heading
Students are encouraged to request additional or revised equivalencies during the pre-departure process, which will be evaluated by the appropriate academic units on campus.
 
Credit and Grading Transfer

Credits from the Collège International de Cannes will transfer as follows:
 
Credits at the Collège International de Cannes Credit at Chapman
45 hours 3 credits

Students must enroll in the equivalent of 12-18 Chapman credits.

Grades will transfer according to the following scale:
 
Grade at the Collège International de Cannes Grade at Chapman University
16 - 20 A
14 - 15 B+
12 - 13 B-
10 - 11 C
0 - 9 F

All courses must be taken for a letter grade. Classes taken as ‘Pass/Fail’ will not be accepted, with the exception of internships. Internships must be approved by the Center for Global Education.


This program is currently not accepting applications.