BSc - Bachelor of Exact and Natural Sciences

General

Program Description

BSc - Bachelor of Exact and Natural Sciences

Objectives:

- Consolidate and diversity students’ scientific culture while reinforcing their general culture.

- Encouraging entry into preparation, in IUFM, for one of the competitive exams that lead to a teaching profession (primary-school teacher exam, professional secondary-school teacher exam, assistant principal exam).

- Entry for the administrative competitive exams of category A, which leads to various professions in State or territorial public positions.

Opportunities


Further studies

- Entry into certain subject areas of the science and technology master’s degree is also possible.

- Entry for preparation, in IUFM, for one of the competitive exams that lead to teaching professions (primary-school teacher exam, secondaryschool teacher exam, assistant principal exam).

- Administrative competitive exams for category A, leading to various professions in State or territorial public positions (regional administrative institutes, “prefecture officer”, treasury inspector, customs inspector, coordinator for the environment and local collectives).

Organization

Programmes on offer:

L2: orientation cycle (60 ECTS)

Semester 1

- 24 ECTS corresponding to scientific TUs, chosen in an orientation cycle from one of the subject areas of the science and technology bachelor’s degree.

- TU in sport and health (6 ECTS).

Semester 2

- 18 ECTS corresponding to scientific TUs, chosen in an orientation cycle from one of the subject areas of the science and technology bachelor’s degree.

- TU in history of sciences (6 ECTS)
- TU in sciences and society (3 ECTS)
- TU of your choice (3 ECTS)



L3: specialisation cycle (60 ECTS)

This cycle is open to any student who can prove that they have obtained a scientific second year.

Semester 1

- 18 ECTS corresponding to scientific TUs chosen in a specialisation cycle for a discipline from one of the subject areas of the science and technology licence.
- TU in mathematics (6 ECTS).

- TU in knowledge of the company and educational system in partnership with Paris 3 (6 ECTS).

Semester 2

- Specific and obligatory TUs in the subject area of the licence in exact and natural sciences (30 ECTS).
- TU in French (6 ECTS).

- Language TU (6 ECTS).
- TU in computer science and the internet (C2i) (6 ECTS).
- TU in mathematics (6 ECTS).
- 6 ECTS corresponding to a work placement in a company (or academic establishment).


Well-targeted public

This subject area of the licence is intended for any student who has validated the first 120 credits of a scientific licence course or who have acquired a level that is judged to be equivalent. Entry for this licence is also possible for candidates who are restarting their studies upon examination of their application. TUs in history of sciences, mathematics, sciences and society are offered to students from the university Paris 3 who have opted for a licence programme in French language and literature with a sciences option.

Last updated Jan 2018

About the School

In 2009, UPMC celebrated both the rehabilitation of the Zamansky tour and nine centuries of university activity on the site of the Saint Victor Abbey, renowned as a center of the Western intellectual ... Read More

In 2009, UPMC celebrated both the rehabilitation of the Zamansky tour and nine centuries of university activity on the site of the Saint Victor Abbey, renowned as a center of the Western intellectual renaissance, with a famous library and a training center for clerics. This school, founded by Guillaume de Champeaux in 1109, played a major role in the intellectual effervescence of the Latin Quarter for several centuries.Grammar, rhetoric, dialectics, music, arithmetic, geometry, astronomy and even technology were all taught there.After the Revolution, the site was occupied by various warehouses, then the “halle aux vins”, before being reintegrated into the world of research as a part of the Faculty of Science of the University of Paris in 1959.Under André Malraux’s leadership, the decision on the Albert project and the tower were made in 1963. And nine hundred years later, UPMC continues the quest for knowledge of the highest order in the heart of Paris. Faculties and institutesUPMC is composed of seven departments and faculties: chemistry, engineering, mathematics, medicine, physics, life sciences, earth sciences, environment, and biodiversity. It also boasts an engineering school - Polytech'Paris UPMC, the Paris Astrophysics Institute, the Henri Poincaré Institute and 3 marine stations at Roscoff, Banyuls, and Villefranche-sur-Mer that have Universe sciences observatory (OSU) status.Within the faculty of mathematics is ISUP, the premier school of statistics in France.UPMC and the Val-d'Oise Yvelines chamber of commerce came together to create the first apprenticeship training body within a university framework: CFA UPMC. Read less