Université Savoie Mont Blanc

Programme & Location

Legal, Economic and Social Studies

Chambéry/Jacob-Bellecombette directly in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in south-eastern France

Time Schedule

  • From early September to late December 
  • Students are expected to spend an average of 20 hours per week in the classroom

Course Overview

Students can decide to take a major in law or a major in social studies. The programme covers a variety of undergraduate and postgraduate courses, mostly in law, economics and British and American social studies.

  • Introduction to French Law
  • Introduction to Anglo-American Law
  • The United Kingdom and the European Union
  • Globalization and Emerging Countries
  • 19th Century American History
  • Introduction to American Institutions and Politics or British and Irish History 
  • American History and Society 
  • Cross-Cultural Negotiation
  • The Philanthopic American Tradition

A number of courses in French are also provided:

  • Crash Course in French
  • French Proficiency Course
  • French Grammar
  • Translation (French to English) 

Further Information

International students on the programme will attend classes along with law students and language students. Courses are thaught by lecturers and professors from the Law Faculty and the Faculty of Humanities. Tailored for international students, this programme offers a unique academic experience in the French Alps.





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