Sports & Culture in France: La vie sportive

Sports & Culture in France: La vie sportive — Academics

Program Structure

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.


Sports & Culture in France

MONT 3701

May Session

3 Credits

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.

Syllabus for Sports & Culture in France (PDF)

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

Optional Course

Global Identity



Global Identity: Connecting Your International Experience with Your Future is an optional 1-credit 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.

Program Handbook Program Orientation