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Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Program Type: Semester / Year Abroad Click here for a definition of this term Program Structure: Integrated Program at Foreign University
Click here for a definition of this term What Financial Aid Applies?: All Current Aid, GI Bill Language of Instruction: English
Click here for a definition of this term Language Study Requirement: No Internship: No
Housing: Apartment, Residence Hall Click here for a definition of this term Prereq. Language Study: None
Click here for a definition of this term Business Classes: Lower Division, Upper Division Click here for a definition of this term Recommended for Chapman Majors: Accounting, Applied Human Physiology, Art, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Biological Sciences, Business Administration, Chemistry, Computer Science, Creative Writing, Dance, Data Analytics, Economics, Education, English, Entrepreneurship, Environmental Science & Policy, Film Studies/ Film Production/ Creative Producing/ Screenwriting/ Screen Acting, Finance, Graphic Design, Health Sciences, History, International Business, Kinesiology, Management, Marketing, Mathematics, Music, News & Documentary, Peace Studies, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Religious Studies, Sociology, Software Engineering, Strategic & Corporate Communication
Click here for a definition of this term Recommended for Chapman Minors: Anthropology, Creative and Cultural Industries, Disability Studies, Game Development Programming, Gay, Lesbian, & Bisexual Studies, Leadership, Nutrition, STEM, Women's Studies
Program Description:

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 on the University of Auckland course catalog. Universities in the Southern Hemisphere have different academic schedules with the first semester usually beginning in February and the second semester beginning in July. So for Chapman’s fall semester, please search for “Semester 2” courses and for Chapman’s spring semester, please search for “Semester 1” courses.

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 University of Auckland will transfer as follows:

Credit at University of Auckland Credit at Chapman University
1 paper (class) = 15 points 4 credits

Students must enroll in the equivalent of 12-18 Chapman credits. At the University of Auckland specifically, students are required to enroll in 4 "papers" (courses), which will total 16 Chapman credits. 
Grade at University of Auckland Percentage Grade at Chapman University
A+ 90-100% A
A 85-90% A
A- 80-85% A
B+ 75-79% B
B 70-74% B
B- 65-69% B
C+ 60-64% C
C 55-59% C
C- 50-54% C
D+ 45-49% F
D 40-44% F
D- 0-39% F
W Withdrawal W

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.