Viticulture and Enology

Summer Abroad France - Cost

Intro to Winemaking Financial Aid and Scholarships

If you are eligible for financial aid, it can be used towards all UC Davis Summer Abroad programs. Learn more about financial aid and scholarships.

Program Fees

Program fees are subject to change and do not include airfare and other expenses; see "Fee Notes" and expenses table below.


Summer Abroad France - Instructor

Introduction to Winemaking Charles "Chik' Brenneman Viticulture and Enology - Retired 

Charles 'Chik' Brenneman is retired from the Department of Viticulture and Enology where he served as the Teaching and Research Winery Manager and Winemaker for 13 years. In any given season he mentored up to 50 students in all aspects of the field of winemaking.

Summer Abroad France - Travel

Introduction to Winemaking U.S. Department of State

The U.S. Department of State advances the interests of the American people, their safety and economic prosperity, by leading America’s foreign policy through diplomacy, advocacy, and assistance. Visit the U.S. Department of State website for country-specific travel information.

Summer Abroad France

Learn the basics of wine making while visiting many of the major French wine regions and accessing many elite wineries.