International Studies 489I
INST 489I: Study Abroad Practicum with the Université Catholique de l’Ouest in Angers, France (Semester Exchange Program)
Prerequisites: Two years of undergraduate study
Available Spring semester, students receive 15 credit hours and pay in-state tuition to Radford University. A program is also offered in the Summer with slightly different criteria – see the RU Summer Program for additional information. A directed program of travel study designed to augment a student’s knowledge of the French language and culture. Students will usually receive a minimum of 15 hours per week of formal language instruction in addition to being involved in a total immersion living situation. Permission by the department chair is required prior to enrollment. Upon successful completion, students will receive a total of 15 credit hours. Grade values are assigned as pass/fail and the awarding of specific course credit is determined at the conclusion of the experience and when official transcripts are received by the Registrar’s Office. Faculty Coordinator: Dr. Eric du Plessis.