French Language and Culture on the Mediterranean

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Montpellier, France

Program Terms:

Summerterm

Program Costs

Summerterm

Fact Sheet:

 

Class Eligibility:

Freshman, Junior, Senior, Sophomore

Credit Type:

Resident Credit

Engagement Opportunities:

Homestay

Housing Options:

Homestay

Language of Instruction:

French

Language Prerequisite:

Yes

Prerequisite(s):

FREN203

3.0

Non-UMD students eligible to apply:

Yes

No

EA Advisor:

Conrad Zeutenhorst

No

THE PROGRAM
The Maryland-in-Montpellier program combines daily language courses, local excursions, and the opportunity to live with a French family in a dynamic city. During your time in this program, you will take part in intensive language learning and strengthen your cross-cultural knowledge as you explore the vibrant history and culture of Fance. To attend this program, you must have an intermediate competence in French, but this program is a good fit If you are looking to push your French language skills to the next level, gain international experience, or experience a new culture.

THE LOCATION
You will be in Montpellier, France

THE ACCOMMODATIONS
You will live with local French host families in single rooms and receive  half board (breakfast and one meal per day).You will reside within walking distance from the school (up to a half hour). Families will provide transportation to and from the airport in Montpellier.

ELIGIBILITY
You must be in good academic and judicial standing. Please refer to the Fact Sheet at the top of this page for specific eligibility requirements.

THE COSTS
Please refer to the program cost sheet for a specific breakdown of expenses.

THE HIGHLIGHTS

  • Visits to local cultural attractions
  • Homestays with local families

THE COURSE
After you commit to the program, Education Abroad will enroll you in the following three (3) credit UMD course:

  • FREN 399X: French Language & Culture on the Mediterranean


The program director can be contacted for course, itinerary, or in-country information. For general questions or assistance with applying, contact the appropriate Regional Advisor in Education Abroad.

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Dates / Deadlines:

Term

Year

Last Day to Apply

Decision Date

Start Date

End Date

Summerterm

2015

TBA

TBA

05/23/2015

06/13/2015

NOTE: Admission to this program is on a competitive basis. Applications will be reviewed between the application deadline ("last day to apply") and the decision date shown above. Education Abroad will send admissions notifications on or after the decision date.