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Bachelor's and Master's Programs

Aix Summer Courses

PLEASE NOTE: IAU HAS MOVED TO A FULLY REMOTE/VIRTUAL SUMMER SESSION THIS SUMMER 2020 DUE TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC. PLEASE VISIT THIS LINK FOR COURSES & MORE INFORMATION.


Summer 2021

Session Duration # of Courses chosen from Session(s) Credit Load
Internship 8 weeks 2 courses 6
 A 6 weeks 2-3 courses from sessions:
A, A+B, A+C, B+C, or A+B+C
6 or 9
B 3 weeks 1 course from session B 3
C 3 weeks 1 course from session C 3



Step-by-Step Course Guide


1. Select your program

School of Humanities & Social Science: Session A, Session B or Session C
Marchutz School of Fine Arts: Session A
French Honors Program: Session A

2. Review the course schedule

Use the course schedule linked above to choose your courses. The document is regularly updated with any changes to course offerings or schedules.

Click here to access the available summer syllabi. It is important to consult with your study abroad advisor to confirm course approvals at your home institution.

All summer courses taught in Aix and are 3 units each (45 contact hours) unless otherwise specified. If a course is needed for major, minor, or core credit, students are encouraged to contact enroll@iau.edu. Courses may also be offered as seminars for students to fulfill specific requirements. 

Courses with an FRE title are conducted in French, some of which are cross-listed with non-French disciplines.  300 level French courses or higher require that students have completed FRE 202 or the equivalent prior to enrollment.

3. Select your courses in the online application

Log into your student portal and select your preferred schedule from the drop-down lists in section 4 of the online application. Email enroll@iau.edu with any questions or if you are unable to add your courses through the portal.

Please note:

  • Courses are due by the April 1st application deadline
  • Course change requests are due within 2 weeks of the application deadline
  • All other change requests can be completed on-site during the add/drop period