Sweet Briar College JYF in Paris and Nice

Courses: Year & Semester Programs in Nice

JYF students may take 4-5 units per semester (a unit corresponds to a 3 hour semester course). Before departure it is required that a Tentative Program of Study be completed in consultation with the student’s advisor. Upon arrival in France individual meetings will be held with the JYF Academic Consultant to discuss course offerings and schedules for the semester.

Students may select from courses offered by JYF and at several campuses at the University of Nice.

JYF offers two courses exclusively for students on the program:

In addition, students have the option to take courses at the following campuses of the University of Nice. Departments are listed for your reference, but please see PDF for information about courses.

Please note that there is no guarantee that these specific courses will be offered, although there will be similar courses.

University of Nice Campuses

Campus Carlone

UFR Faculty of Letters, Arts, and Humanities
  • History Department
  • Philosophy Department
  • Department of Modern Letters
  • Music Workshops*
  • Department of Arts*
  • Theatre*
  • Dance*
  • Department of Ethnology / Anthropology
  • Languages Department
Space and Culture
  • Geography

Campus Valrose

  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Electronics
  • Mathematics
  • Computer Science
  • Life Science (Biology and Biochemistry)
  • Department of Earth, Environment, and Space

Saint Jean d’Angély Campus

  • Economy and Management
  • Institute of Business Administration
  • Sociology
  • Psychology

Campus Trotabas

Faculty of Law, Political Science, Economics and Management
  • Law and Political Science

*Studio Art, Music and Other Performing Arts

Classes in music, dance and theater are offered for credit as regular University of Nice courses (some take place at the Conservatory of Music in Nice or at other locations). Please consult the list of courses and notify JYF know in advance possible if you are interested in taking one of these classes.

To attend classes in painting, sculpture, drawing, photography or film, please consult the following websites.