Grand Expedition in France

Intercultural Competence Development in France

P454 Field Experience in International Psychology
Summer I Session (June 2020)

Students will travel June 2–23, 2020, through Central and Southern France, as well as Paris. The goal is to develop cultural awareness while learning about the history, art, culture, gastronomy, geography, business and traditions of France.

  • No pre-req or linguistic proficiency necessary.
  • Open to all majors. 
  • Students who register for P454 receive 4 credits in upper level (International psych.) course.
  • 8–14 students will be accepted.

IU Bicentennial Reception in Paris on June 19, 2020

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You may apply if you meet the following criteria.

  • Are eligible for student status at IU Southeast and/or be of sophomore or above standing at another IU campus or your respective university by the summer of 2020.
  • Have approximately a 2.70 cumulative GPA and making normal academic progress.

Estimated Costs

Fees paid to IU* (round-trip airfare, room, most meals, in-country transportation, excursions, workshops, health insurance) Indiana resident & nonresident $5,526 + 4 credits of tuition. *fees include special subsidy provided by the Office of the Bicentennial to lower the cost for student participants.

Financial aid and scholarships may be used to defray some of the expenses. Additional details, scholarship information and application link will be available soon.

Housing varies by sites: holiday villages, some hotels, group accommodations.

For information including a copy of the syllabus, applications (due by Feb. 3), or permission to register (1st nonrefundable payment-deposit of $500, due Feb. 7) contact:

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Valérie Bruchon Scott Ph.D.

Senior Lecturer in Psychology
Co-Director of Study Abroad and Global Awareness
Co-Coordinator of Psychology

Crestview Hall 007
Phone: (812) 941-2502

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