Summer Abroad in Paris, France
Program Information: The Neuroscience and Behavioral Biology program is offering a unique opportunity to study in Paris for a 5+-week program that will connect the rich history of French neurology with contemporary neuroscience research. Students will couple in-class discussions with a variety of extracurricular outings to locations that illustrate France’s role in early Neurology and its current research interests. Other program outings will focus on the intersection of Parisian culture and neuroscience.
Classroom Instruction: Required readings will be given to students prior to arrival in Paris to expedite classroom preparation. Classroom instruction will be conducted three hours a day for five days a week (Monday-Friday) at the Accent facility in Paris, with excursions planned for many afternoons and some Fridays. Please note: NO FRENCH LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY IS REQUIRED.
Majors: NBB and Biology
Eligibility Requirements: GPA of 3.0 or higher. Good academic standing, at least 18 years of age; completion of a full year of college, and having course prerequisities: BIOL 141 & 142, one year of chemistry, QTM100, NBB 201, and NBB301 or NBB 302, or permission of the instructor.Program Dates: May 23 - June 29, 2019 (The official program dates are the arrival and departure dates for the program)
Application Deadlines: This program begins accepting applications December 14, 2018. The applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis with a deadline of February 15, 2019.
NBB 471: Arts on the Brain - (3hr credit)
Course Prerequisites: BIOL 141 & 142, CHEM 141 & 142, NBB201 or NBB301 or approved upper-level course.