Organization of studies at FST-Lyon 1: undergraduate and graduatestudies

Organization of studies at FST-Lyon 1: undergraduate and graduatestudies

Along the Bologna process, the university syllabus atLyon 1 is organized into three levels:

  • Undergraduate/Bachelor : Licencedegree
  • Graduate : Master degree
  • Doctorate

The Licence degree is typically performed over 6semesters (3 years) and requires accumulating 180 credits of the EuropeanCredit Transfer System. Most Licence teaching units (unité d'enseignement,UE) are worth 6 ECTS, so that the typical workload for a semester consists of 5UEs. One UE may include broad audience lectures (Cours Magistraux -CM),tutorials in smaller groups (Travaux Dirigés -TD), and lab works (TravauxPratiques-TP).