The Department of French has provided information for students who plan to study abroad. Review your department’s responses to the Major Advising Questionnaires below, then contact the department directly with any additional questions.
Berkeley Programs Questionnaire
Yes. Berkeley Summer Abroad: French Language, Culture, and History in Paris, France. Berkeley Global Internships: Paris, France.
Yes, in consultation with French major adviser. They may also satisfy requirements for the French minor.
UCEAP Programs Questionnaire
One semester can yield a max of three (3) equivalent courses for major; two (2) equivalent courses for minor. Students studying for two semesters can satisfy a maximum of four (4) course requirements in the major. Maximum is based on combination of courses and units of credit.
Yes. A list of pre-approved courses will be available soon on the French Department website.
The French undergraduate adviser is always available to meet with students who wish to build a plan that incorporates study abroad.
Courses that are not listed on the pre-approved list can be submitted by the student to the department for review prior to departure or while abroad. Approval may be conditional prior to departure or while abroad, and finalized upon return with receipt of MyEAP grades and units.
The undergraduate adviser signs the form.
The French Department does not place advising holds prior to registration.
It is always a good idea to meet with the undergraduate adviser when planning your study abroad.
Independent Programs Questionnaire
Meet with the French undergraduate adviser prior to enrolling in an independent program to review course content and unit value for possible articulation with major or minor requirements.