Caux, France is a culturally rich area, close to multiple castles, museums, churches and Roman remains. France is known for its Mediterranean beaches and the Parc National des Cévennes which are both 20 miles away.
Course: SFRN 250 or SFRN 350
Home cooked meals
Housing: In an authentic FRENCH home
For more information contact Dr. Danielle Raquidel at (864) 503-5627 or email@example.com.
Located in northwestern France just 6 miles inland from the English Channel, the city of Caen is capital of the French province of Normandy. It is nestled in the heart of a region filled with history and many interesting sites for tourists. With over 100,000 inhabitants, Caen is known for its historical buildings constructed during the reign of William the Conqueror.
Founded in 1432 by the English king Henry VI, the University of Caen historically housed five academic colleges including arts, canon law, civil law, theology, and medicine. Today, the Université de Caen-Basse Normandie has more than 25,000 students, 1300 research and instructional personnel, 11 research entities, 6 institutes, an engineering school, and 2 professional schools. Located on a green campus considered to be one of the most desirable in France, the university offers many opportunities for learning including numerous sports and cultural activities. Its location in the green countryside of northern France with its close proximity to Paris and London, just across the Channel, makes the University of Caen an exciting destination for travel and study abroad.
Semester: Summer, Semester, and/or Academic Year
• Variety of levels in French language and culture
• Academic coursework in more than 400 degree programs
Recommended Area(s) of Study: French language, literature, and culture; various majors
Type of Classes: Lectures, activities
Language(s) of Instruction: French
Program Highlights/Special Offerings:
• Special classes for those learning French; those with good command of French
• Regular acadenuc ckasses in all content areas are open
International Profile: More than 4000 international students representing 43 nationalities
Housing Options: Students may live on campus in a student residences, or in home or apartment arrangements off-campus
Eligibility Requirements: Sophomore standing or higer and 2.75 minimum GPA