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OSPPARIS 10A: Engineering Research Internship

For Paris Program students with academic experience in electronics, telecommunications or signal and image processing. Under direct guidance of researchers at Institut Supérieur d'Electronique de Paris (ISEP), and where applicable, in collaboration with other French and international graduate students, contribute to the ISEP's ongoing research projects. In French or English
Terms: Aut, Win, Spr | Units: 5 | Repeatable for credit | Grading: Satisfactory/No Credit

OSPPARIS 10B: Biology and Bio-Engineering Research Internship

Biology research opportunity at the Brain & Spinal Cord Institute (ICM) located within the Hospital Pitié-Salpetrière. Team focuses on understanding the disease mechanism of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS or Lou Gehrig's disease). Direct access to patient samples. Cutting-edge experimental methods. Prior research experience in biology lab work required. Students will be expected to work actively two full days a week in the lab, and provide a research report to the instructor at the end of the quarter. Language of instruction: French or English according to student's proficiency.
Terms: Aut, Win, Spr | Units: 5 | Grading: Satisfactory/No Credit

OSPPARIS 10H: Refugee NGO Internship

Intern with Konexio, an association working to integrate refugees into French professional life through technology and innovation. Konexio offers regular workshops, a project incubator and a sponsorship program, all using an innovative pedagogy model based on inclusive and collaborative learning. Interact with Konexio community, including refugee participants, communicate with nation and international partners, and help develop existing initiatives. Take part in the global fight against exclusion of refugees, while developing practical skills such as communication, social media, crowd-fund, partnership development, projects coordination.
Terms: Aut, Win, Spr | Units: 4 | Grading: Satisfactory/No Credit

OSPPARIS 11: Special Internship

Often initiated by special contacts between students and professionals in France. Involvement may be based more on field work, and activity, rather than on fulfilling traditional academic requirements. Prerequisites: Written permission from the program director.
Terms: Aut, Win, Spr | Units: 1-6 | Grading: Satisfactory/No Credit

OSPPARIS 14: Media Internship

Case studies and independent research as groundwork for comparative analysis of media on both sides of the Atlantic. Nature of media in the U.S and in France. Media as a means for understanding culture.
Terms: Aut, Win, Spr | Units: 3 | Repeatable for credit | Grading: Satisfactory/No Credit

OSPPARIS 15: Hospital Mentoring

Observation of medical services in Paris hospitals. How hospital teams work in France; how medical decisions are made; how patients are treated by nurses and doctors.
Terms: Aut, Win, Spr | Units: 3 | Repeatable for credit | Grading: Satisfactory/No Credit

OSPPARIS 16A: French Schooling Internship

Working with French schoolchildren in one of three settings: a neighborhood support association in the outskirts of Paris; or two after-school support association in the city. Commitment for a minimum of three hours a week on site plus meetings with internship instructor and a final paper. Number of placements depends on the needs of the sponsoring institutions. Previous work with children advised. Prerequisite: placement into French 22 or higher upon arrival in Paris.
Terms: Aut, Win, Spr | Units: 2-3 | Grading: Satisfactory/No Credit
Instructors: ; Molkou, E. (PI)

OSPPARIS 17: Green Urban Planning Internship

Intern in a local public company that oversees the city of Issy-les-Moulineaux's communication and innovation services in the immediate vicinity of Paris. Projects related to the Smart City Project (smart grid, smart mobility, smart government, etc.). Possible projects include: contributing to the city's editorial initiatives, taking active part in organizing events or conferences, doing documentary research on innovation, helping with European Union's co-funded projects. Speaking French a plus, but not a requirement.
Terms: Aut, Win, Spr | Units: 5 | Grading: Satisfactory/No Credit

OSPPARIS 19: Arranged Internship 1

Two-quarter stay required unless student places into French 23P or above upon arrival. Internships can be arranged in a number of areas including the arts, architecture, politics, engineering, marketing and PR, media and journalism, health and psychological services, IT, NGO's, research, and hospitality administration.
Terms: Aut, Win, Spr | Units: 3-6 | Repeatable for credit | Grading: Satisfactory/No Credit

OSPPARIS 20: A Journey Through Medieval Paris

From economic expansion in 11th century Paris and flourishing of Gothic religious architecture in the 12th century, to the establishment of Europe's principal university in Paris, making it the academic center of the region in the 13th century. Through onsite sessions, discover how Paris became a true capital in all meanings of the term, and explore the historical reasons for this phenomenal growth and expansion.
Terms: Aut | Units: 1 | Grading: Satisfactory/No Credit

OSPPARIS 22P: Intermediate French I

Prerequisite: one year of college French if completed within two quarters of arriving in Paris, or FRENLANG 21C
Terms: Aut, Win, Spr | Units: 4 | UG Reqs: Language | Grading: Letter (ABCD/NP)

OSPPARIS 23P: Intermediate French II

Prerequisite: FRENLANG 21C within two quarters of arriving in Paris, or FRENLANG 22C or OSPPARIS 22P
Terms: Aut, Win, Spr | Units: 4 | UG Reqs: Language | Grading: Letter (ABCD/NP)

OSPPARIS 24: Introduction to French Society

Required for Paris program participants. Exploration of meaningful aspects of French society and culture through lectures on history of France, participation in on-site cultural projects with French students, and a series of special encounters, venues and activities through the quarter. May be repeated for credit.
Terms: Aut, Win, Spr | Units: 2 | Repeatable for credit | Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit

OSPPARIS 30: The Avant Garde in France through Literature, Art, and Theater

Multiple artistic trends and esthetic theories from Baudelaire to the Nouveau Roman, from the Surrealists to Oulipo, from the theater of cruelty to the theater of the absurd, from the Impressionists to Yves Klein. Interdisciplinary approach to reflect on the meaning of avant garde and modernity in general, and on the question of why revolutionary artists in France remained in search of institutional recognition, nonetheless.
Terms: Aut | Units: 4 | UG Reqs: GER:DB-Hum, WAY-A-II | Grading: Letter (ABCD/NP)
Instructors: ; Quenault, G. (PI)

OSPPARIS 32: French History and Politics: Understanding the Present through the Past

Key aspects of French politics including the constitutional framework, institutions, political parties and ideology, elections, political cultures, religion and politics, political elites and public policy-making, grass-root citizen participation, decentralization and local politics, and the major issues that structure and inform public debate, including attitudes and policies vis-à-vis the US.
Terms: Aut | Units: 5 | UG Reqs: GER:DB-SocSci, WAY-ED | Grading: Letter (ABCD/NP)
Instructors: ; Sick, K. (PI)

OSPPARIS 36: French Writing Workshop

Offered upon request for students who have completed an Advanced French course. Focus on French writing style, enabling students to understand and master the subtleties of French writing.
Terms: Aut, Win, Spr | Units: 3 | UG Reqs: WAY-CE | Grading: Letter (ABCD/NP)
Instructors: ; Molkou, E. (PI)

OSPPARIS 40M: An Intro to Making: What is EE

Is a hands-on class where students learn to make stuff. Through the process of building, you are introduced to the basic areas of EE. Students build a "useless box" and learn about circuits, feedback, and programming hardware, a light display for your desk and bike and learn about coding, transforms, and LEDs, a solar charger and an EKG machine and learn about power, noise, feedback, more circuits, and safety. And you get to keep the toys you build. Prerequisite: CS 106A.
Terms: Aut, Spr | Units: 5 | UG Reqs: WAY-SMA | Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit

OSPPARIS 41: EAP: Perspective, Volume, and Design

Mastering the techniques of spatial representation and developing a good visualization of volume. Offered by a major studio arts school in Paris, the "Ecole d'Arts Plastiques" (EAP). Preference for Art Practice, Art History, Product Design, Architecture or STS majors or minors with good language skills. In French. May be repeated for credit.
Terms: Aut, Win, Spr | Units: 2 | Repeatable for credit | Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit

OSPPARIS 41E: EAP: Sculpture

Control of volume through use of materials such as clay or plaster in order to master three dimensioned representations. Offered by a major studio arts school in Paris, the ¿Ecole d¿Arts Plastiques¿ (EAP).Preference for Art Practice, Art History, Product Design, Architecture or STS majors or minors with good language skills. In French. May be repeated for credit.
Terms: Aut, Win, Spr | Units: 2 | Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit

OSPPARIS 42: EAP: Drawing with Live Models

Solid foundation in drawing; concepts of proportions, composition and analysis through observation. Perception of space, movement and forms. Techniques include: graphite, charcoal, chalk, pastel, watercolor, monotype, markers. Offered by a major studio arts school in Paris, the "Ecole d'Arts Plastiques" (EAP). Preference for Art Practice, Art History, Product Design, Architecture or STS majors or minors with good language skills. In French. May be repeated for credit.
Terms: Aut, Win, Spr | Units: 2 | Repeatable for credit | Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit

OSPPARIS 43: EAP: Painting and Use of Color

Different painting techniques for pictorial representation through various themes supporting the development of creativity. Offered by a major studio arts school in Paris, the "Ecole d'Arts Plastiques" (EAP). Preference for Art Practice, Art History, Product Design, Architecture or STS majors or minors with good language skills. In French. May be repeated for credit.
Terms: Aut, Win, Spr | Units: 2 | Repeatable for credit | Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit

OSPPARIS 44: EAP: Analytical Drawing and Graphic Art

Focus on observation of a model to be copied. Analysis of one aspect of a general structure while using various materials and techniques in a limited amount of time. Offered by a major studio arts school in Paris, the "Ecole d'Arts Plastiques" (EAP). Preference for Art Practice, Art History, Product Design, Architecture or STS majors or minors with good language skills. In French. May be repeated for credit.
Terms: Aut, Win, Spr | Units: 2 | Repeatable for credit | Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit

OSPPARIS 44E: EAP: Computer Art

Learn and develop efficient technique of modern graphic design. Offered by a major studio arts school in Paris, the "Ecole d'Arts Plastiques" (EAP).Preference for Art Practice, Art History, Product Design, Architecture or STS majors or minors with good language skills. In French. May be repeated for credit.
Terms: Aut, Win, Spr | Units: 2 | Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit

OSPPARIS 50M: Introductory Science of Materials

Topics include: the relationship between atomic structure and macroscopic properties of man-made and natural materials; mechanical and thermodynamic behavior of surgical implants including alloys, ceramics, and polymers; and materials selection for biotechnology applications such as contact lenses, artificial joints, and cardiovascular stents. No prerequisite.
Terms: Aut, Win, Spr | Units: 4 | UG Reqs: GER:DB-EngrAppSci, WAY-AQR, WAY-SMA | Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit

OSPPARIS 56: Exploring the City of Paris Through its Gastronomy: Past, Present and Future

History and current dynamism of Paris through the prism of its gastronomic culture and topicality. Parisian districts currently witnessing rapid development due in part to the establishment of a growing number of quality-oriented and groundbreaking food businesses. This subtle gastronomic journey through the city of Paris will allow us both to understand the history of Paris, and how France's capital has sought to preserve its heritage and identity while becoming increasingly receptive to creativity, modernity and global influence.
Terms: Aut | Units: 4 | Grading: Letter (ABCD/NP)
Instructors: ; Creson, M. (PI)

OSPPARIS 80: The Body, Race, and Difference in Contemporary France

Using anthropological frames, students will learn to think about the body and its role in everyday life, paying particular attention to the ways that ethnicity, citizenship, race and belonging are lived and experienced in contemporary France. We will work with materials ranging from the colonial collection of human remains that were used to represent French Universalism in museum projects, to cultural artifacts acquired during the colonization of Africa (their circulation and the current debates around them), to interactive ethnographic work with current social organizations centered around the body, rights and health. Broad questions pivot on two fundamental queries: Is the differentiated body a natural fact? When and how have ethnic and multicultural discourses come into play in the cultural context of France where the political categorization of race is legally forbidden?
Terms: Aut | Units: 5 | UG Reqs: WAY-ED, WAY-SI | Grading: Letter (ABCD/NP)
Instructors: ; Fullwiley, D. (PI)

OSPPARIS 82: Independent Studies Special Topics

All independent study topics should be arranged with the instructor and have an expectation of one meeting per week. A final 10-page paper should be the result of all independent studies. Topics include: African Health in the French Context; Culture, Medicine and the Body; Race and Universal Humanism.
Terms: Aut | Units: 1-3 | Grading: Letter (ABCD/NP)
Instructors: ; Fullwiley, D. (PI)

OSPPARIS 91: The Future of Globalization: Economics, Politics and the Environment

Economic and political impact of globalization on France and the EU and influence of France and the EU on the process of globalization. Issues of sovereignty and national identity for France; protection from versus integration into the network of globalization.
Terms: Aut | Units: 5 | UG Reqs: GER:DB-SocSci, GER:EC-GlobalCom, WAY-SI | Grading: Letter (ABCD/NP)
Instructors: ; Laurent, E. (PI)

OSPPARIS 103A: French Lecture Series 1

May be repeated for credit.
Terms: Aut, Win, Spr | Units: 1 | Repeatable for credit | Grading: Satisfactory/No Credit
Instructors: ; Halevi, E. (PI)

OSPPARIS 104A: French Lecture Series 2

May be repeated for credit.
Terms: Aut, Win, Spr | Units: 1 | Repeatable for credit | Grading: Satisfactory/No Credit
Instructors: ; Halevi, E. (PI)

OSPPARIS 105A: Sorbonne Lecture Series

May be repeated for credit.
Terms: Aut, Win, Spr | Units: 1 | Repeatable for credit | Grading: Satisfactory/No Credit
Instructors: ; Halevi, E. (PI)

OSPPARIS 180: Paris Special Topics

May be repeated for credit.
Terms: Aut, Win, Spr | Units: 1-6 | Repeatable for credit | Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit
Instructors: ; Halevi, E. (PI)

OSPPARIS 195A: Paris University 1

May be repeated for credit
Terms: Aut, Win, Spr | Units: 1-6 | Repeatable for credit | Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit

OSPPARIS 195B: Paris University 2

May be repeated for credit
Terms: Aut, Win, Spr | Units: 1-6 | Repeatable for credit | Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit

OSPPARIS 195C: Paris University 3

May be repeated for credit.
Terms: Aut, Win, Spr | Units: 1-6 | Repeatable for credit | Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit
Instructors: ; Halevi, E. (PI)

OSPPARIS 198A: International Design and Construction Project

Working as part of a French team of designers and engineers, invent a new product and present it to a jury of professors from French Institutes. While engineers insure the product functions and designers insure ease of use, Stanford students additionally help assess whether product will be used locally or globally. Language of instruction: French
Terms: Aut | Units: 4 | Repeatable for credit | Grading: Satisfactory/No Credit

OSPPARIS 199A: Directed Reading A

Terms: Aut, Win, Spr | Units: 1-6 | Repeatable for credit | Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit
Instructors: ; Halevi, E. (PI); Prat, P. (PI)

OSPPARIS 199B: Directed Reading B

Terms: Aut, Win, Spr | Units: 1-6 | Repeatable for credit | Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit

OSPPARIS 199C: Directed Reading: C

Terms: Aut, Win, Spr | Units: 1-6 | Repeatable for credit | Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit
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