École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne

The following list represents those courses that have been transferred back to Iowa State from École Polytechnique Fédérale De Lausanne (EPFL) by recent engineering students.

This list is not exhaustive, so please browse the EPFL course catalog.  It is critical to meet with your advisor to determine your course of study while abroad.

EPFL Shown on ISU Transcript Credits
Biochemistry, Biophysics, and Molecular Biology
MOL/CELL BIOPHYSICS BBMB  461 3
Chemical Engineering
TRANSPORT PHENOMENA CH E  356 3
SEPARATION PROC 1 CH E  357 3
SEPARATION PROC 2 CH E  358 3
CHEM THERMODYNAMICS CH E  381 6
REACTION TECHNIQUES CH E  382 3
CHEMICAL PROC SECRT CH E  400- 2
BIOTECHNOLOGY CH E  415 3
PROCESS CONTROL CH E  421 3
PROC DEV 1, 2, PROJ CH E  430 6
Chemistry
CHEMICAL KINETICS CHEM  322 3
Civil Engineering
STRUCTURES 2 C E 100- 2
MATERIALS RECYCLING C E  400- 2
ENVIRONMENTAL CHEM C E  420 2
CHEM TECH/BIOL ENVR C E  421 2
Computer Science
ARTIFICIAL INTELLGN COM S 300- 5
Electrical Engineering
ELECTROMAGNETISM 1 E E   200- 3
ELECTROMAGNETISM 2 E E   200- 3
Engineering Mechanics
MECH STRCT/SOLIDS E M 100- 2
CHOICE OF MATEIRALS E M   400- 2
MECHNCS OF RUPTURE E M   400- 3
English
COMPOSITION I ENGL 104 3
INTRO TO LITERATURE ENGL 201 3
Finance
ELMNTS RISK MGMT FIN   400- 2
French
INTERMED FRENCH I FRNCH 201 4
INTERMED FRENCH II FRNCH 202 4
INTENSIVE FRENCH FRNCH 300- 7
COURSE OF FRNCH CIV FRNCH 300- 1
A GENERAL COURSE FRNCH 300- 1
INTENSIVE FRENCH FRNCH 300- 5
COURSE ON SWITERLND FRNCH 300- 1
COURSE ON GRAMMAR FRNCH 300- 1
INTERMEDIATE FRENCH FRNCH 301 2.5
INTERMEDIATE FRENCH FRNCH 302 2.5
LEXIGRPHCL EXER 1 FRNCH 300- 2
INTERM FRENCH 1 & 2 FRNCH 400- 3
FRENCH FRNCH STUDIE FRNCH 400- 1
GRMMR & LNG EXERC FRNCH 400- 4
Geology
GEOLOGY 2 GEOL   100- 2
Humanities
LANGUAGE & CULTURE HUM   100- 2
Industrial Engineering
ANALY PROD SYSTEMS I E   400- 2
RISK MANAGEMENT I E   471 2
FLBLTRY/SEC TECH SY I E   471 2
Materials Engineering
MTRLS 1 & 2 W/LAB MAT E 100- 5
Math
CALCULUS I MATH 165 5
Mechanical Engineering
PROC PROD DSGN/MANU M E   400A 2
COMPUTER AIDED ENGR M E   400B 3
Religion
CHRISTIANITY RELIG 200- 2

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