International Summer Programme Agroecology

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Program Description

France's strong agrarian tradition together with its appreciation of fine food and wine makes it an ideal destination to learn how French and European agriculture is managed dealing with the many challenges facing the preservation of natural resources and sustainable food systems. Make the world your classroom!
Perfect your intercultural skills while savoring the beauty Lyon and its surroundings has to offer. Students’ accommodations as well as ISARA-Lyon building are in the heart of town, enabling easy access and multiple opportunities to discover different facets of the city. Academic programme: a 5-week comprehensive programme including:

  • A scientific programme taught in English “Sustainable agriculture and food systems”: it includes courses on agroecological practices, biodiversity management, and the diversification of food systems, as well as study trips and hands-on learning opportunities
  • Courses of French language and culture, including cultural outings in Lyon’s surroundings (from beginners to advanced levels)

Upon completion of the program, you will be able to obtain 9 ECTS

Last updated November 2019

About the School

ISARA-Lyon is a French "grande école" (graduate college) specialized in agricultural, food and environmental science. It is recognized by the French Ministry of Agriculture. ISARA offers a wide range ... Read More

ISARA-Lyon is a French "grande école" (graduate college) specialized in agricultural, food and environmental science. It is recognized by the French Ministry of Agriculture. ISARA offers a wide range of Bachelor and Master level curricula in agronomy, food and environmental science. Read less
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