|Program Type||Instruction in English by French faculty|
|Program Level||3000 level courses|
|Courseload||One 3-credit course|
This program focuses on the study of sports and sports culture from a French perspective. Course topics include: sports tourism, sports psychology and sports pedagogy. Afternoons are spent engaging in sports activities, often with a professional sports player, such as indoor soccer, bubble soccer, beach volleyball, Pétanque, trampoline, basketball, tennis, stand-up paddle, climbing, hiking. A multi-day trip to Paris is also offered with an opportunity to attend a Rolland Garros tennis match.
Spend your morning examining sports, sports psychology and the nature of professional sports in France and the USA and then engage in a variety of sport activities in the afternoon. Classes are taught by University of Minnesota experts in the field.
Sports Management B.S. major focus elective and minor elective; Kinesiology B.S. focus elective; Recreation, Park and Leisure Studies B.S. focus elective.
Approved for Global Perspectives Theme