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Program Type: Semester / Year Abroad What Financial Aid Applies?: All Current Aid, GI Bill
Language of Instruction: French Language Study Requirement: Yes
Housing: Apartment Prereq. Language Study: 3 semesters college-level French or equivalent
Meal Plan: Plan Available Recommended for Chapman Majors: Art, French, Political Science
Program Description:

Call: 1-800-266-4441

Text: 480-448-6013

Study Abroad in Paris

Immerse into French language at one of the world's oldest, most prestigious universities. Attend class with other international students at the Cours de Civilisation Française de la Sorbonne at the Université de Paris IV, a center dedicated to teaching French to students from around the world. Semester and academic year programs are designed for students who speak French at the high-intermediate level and above. Along with language classes, choose from elective courses that increase your proficiency while deepening your understanding of French culture. All courses are taught in French and according to the traditional French instruction method.

 Semester/Term Eligibility Requirements Rec. Semester Credits
 Semester  High intermediate and above French language level  14
 Year  High intermediate and above French language level  28
     


EXPLORE THIS PROGRAM 

Where You'll Study

 

Founded in 1253, la Sorbonne hosts thousands of international students every year. This prestigious university’s French-language center, Cours de Civilisation Française de la Sorbonne, offers language and culture courses at the school’s Raspail campus in Paris’ 14th Arrondissement. Students will receive a transcript from Cours de Civilisation Française de la Sorbonne upon completion of their program.

 

What's Included

  • Pre-Departure Advising
  • Airport Pickup
  • Housing
  • 24/7 Onsite Emergency Assistance
  • Excursions & Cultural Activities
  • and more

Excursions

  • Bruges, Belgium
  • Loire Valley Châteaux
  • Avignon and Provence
  • and more.

Funding Options

CEA has several ways to help you fund your program, including scholarships, grants, and vouchers. Find out more about what we have to offer.

Learn more about funding



 

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 CEA Paris - French Language Studies at Paris IV Sorbonne website.
  2. Choose the correct semester and year next to “Available Sessions” at the top left (e.g. “Spring 2019 Semester”).
  3. Click on the “Course Listing” tab.
  4. Choose a level under “Available Levels”: High Intermediate/Advanced/Superior.
  5. To expand and view all of the courses at once, click on “View All” to the right of the course category headings.
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
 
CEA France - French Language Studies at Paris IV Sorbonne Credit at Chapman University
3 credits 3 credits
 
Students must enroll in the equivalent of 12-18 Chapman credits.
 
Grade at CEA France - French Language Studies at Paris IV Sorbonne 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.