How to obtain
Academic Credit for your
Internship in France
If you are seeking academic
credit from your university for your internship then you
should seek approval
to enrolling in our internship program. La
Giraudière is willing to work with your university in
your application for credit is successful.
Your University could consider the internship at La Giraudière as
both career development or as an
and you should discuss the possibilities and options with both the
Officer and your advisor in your academic department.
When requesting that your internship at La Giraudière be considered
for credits, you will need to know
that La Giraudière is willing to
work with your University/faculty and with your advisory/career
to ensure that your internship provides a valuable work
experience related to your studies or career.
La Giraudière together with yourself and your advisor/Careers'
Officer will set targets and goals for
defining the outcome of your
work experience. Upon completion, La Giraudière will provide you
with a Certification of Internship completion, together with
feedback and evaluation of your
internship. Furthermore La
Giraudière will complete any similar documentation as required by
your university and or advisor/Careers' Officer and you will
receive a letter of reference.
Giraudière together with yourself and your advisor/Careers' Officer
will set targets and goals for
defining the outcome of your work
experience. Upon completion, La Giraudière will provide you with
Certification of Internship completion, together with feedback and
evaluation of your internship.
Furthermore La Giraudière will
complete any similar documentation as required by your
and or advisor/Careers' Officer and you will receive a letter of
"Thank you very
much for your thoughtful evaluation of Mr.
Hawkins and for offering
our students an opportunity to work with you and your
organization. We at the University of North Georgia
appreciate the opportunity very much!"
Dr.Jonathan S. Miner JD, PhD
Associate Professor of
University of North
Department of Political
Science & International Affairs
Once your internship is approved by your
university and you have completed the enrolment procedure,
like confirmation from the university stating that you, the intern,
will be receiving academic
credit for your work experience.
Procedures for registering your internship are different at each
University and hence also the time period - so start talking now.
In the past La Giraudière has provided
internships under the Leonardo da Vinci programme
which is now
part of the European Commission's Lifelong
Learning Programme. We have also had interns who's
internship was sponsored by the erasmus programme
again parts of the Lifelong Learning Programme
Internship positions at La Giraudière will
provide interns with both professional and pre-professional
activities similar to that of a new entrant in the field. The
position will allow the intern to use
classroom knowledge and will
provide hands-on experience. Tasks and duties can be directly
(if appropriate) to a student's academic major and/or career
The internship will provide an intern with
a minimum of 21 hours of work per week during a placement
All internship positions are in a supervised environment.
is an accredited
receiving organsiation for the Erasmus Plus program a program
operated by the European commision under
its life long learning program. For further information visit
Erasmus Project in France
The 2017 internship season starts from the 29th April 2017 and we are open until the
You can apply from 4 to 12 weeks for more information on dates
The association Les Amis De La Giraudiere
is a non-profit NGO registered in France
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