Teaching Practicum in France

Teaching Practicum in France — Academics

Program Structure

Program Type Coursework and practicum
Program Level 1000–3000 level courses
Courseload 15 credits


Required Courses:

All of the education courses are taught in English and offered exclusively to program participants.

Introduction to Teaching

MONT 3211

Fall & Spring Semester

3 Credits

Syllabus for Introduction to Elementary School Teaching

UofM equivalent: Equivalent to CI 3211

Teaching Practicum

MONT 3212

Fall & Spring Semesters

3 Credits

Syllabus for Teaching Practicum (PDF)

UofM equivalent: Equivalent to CI 3212

Learning, Cognition, and Assessment

MONT 3119

Fall & Spring Semester

3 Credits

Syllabus for Learning, Cognition, and Assessment (PDF)

UofM equivalent: Equivalent to EPSY 3119

French for Educators

MONT 1001 - 3016

Fall & Spring Semesters

3 or 5 Credits

Students enroll in a French language class at their appropriate linguistic level. 10 hours are dedicated specifically to vocabulary and communication related to the classroom and teaching environment. 1st - 4th semester language courses are 5 credits. More advanced language courses award 3 credits.

The syllabus for 1st semester French (PDF) (MONT 1001, 5 credits) 

Optional course

Global Identity

OLPD 3303

Fall & Spring Semesters

1 Credit

Global Identity: Connecting Your International Experience with Your Future

This is an optional online course that helps you process your overseas experience and apply what you've learned upon your return. The course assists you in reflecting on multiple layers of cross-cultural experience and marketing your study abroad experience for future goals. This course is offered for an additional fee.

Approved for the Global Perspectives theme.

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