Published on 15/07/2015

Discovery course - French language and culture

  • Combine French language learning with cultural discovery of the Loire Valley, a region that is famous for its natural and cultural heritage 
  • Practice your French through selected activities,
  • Complement your French course by registering for the cultural program.

 

Public: ages 16 and over

Duration: 2 or 4 weeks

Schedule: from Monday to Friday (except public holidays), with some cultural activities taking place on saturdays

Class size: 10 to 15 students per class (maximum 15 students)

Levels: a minimum of 6 levels, from beginner to advanced (A1, A2, B1, B2, C1, C2). 

Before their arrival at the Institute, students are invited to take an online language test to assess their skills. 

Description: the discovery course – French and cultural activities is composed of:

For underage students, wine tasting is replaced by another activity.  Students staying 4 weeks get 2 culture packs, equivalent to 30 hours of activities

Course available ONLY between 29 May and 4 September 2017

The programs of our language programs are organized according to our own curricula and in compliance with the Common European Framework of Reference. To offer total immersion, classes frequently make reference to French culture and current affairs.

Assessment: students are regularly assessed in order to monitor their progress and to determine their change of level.

The ADVANTAGES of the Institute

  • Access to the language resource center for guided work sessions with the assistance of a teacher. A wide selection of French newspapers, books, movies and music is available at the library*
  • Personal guidance through the resource center and tutorials (intensive course)
  • For every student: a textbook* and an exercise book**

* Lent to the student, available for purchase

**Free with the standard and intensive courses



Combination course - language and culture (15h)


Every Monday :
  • Between Monday 30 May 2016 and Friday 16 September 2016
  • Between Monday 29 May 2017 and Friday 15 September 2017
Except :
  • Between Friday 18 December 2015 and Monday 4 January 2016
  • Monday 15 August 2016 postponed until Tuesday 16 August 2016
  • Monday 5 June 2017 postponed until Tuesday 6 June 2017
  • 2 weeks : 560€
  • 4 weeks : 1120€

Discovery course - language and culture (22h30)


Every Monday :
  • Between Monday 30 May 2016 and Friday 16 September 2016
  • Between Monday 29 May 2017 and Friday 15 September 2017
Except :
  • Between Friday 18 December 2015 and Monday 4 January 2016
  • Monday 15 August 2016 postponed until Tuesday 16 August 2016
  • Monday 5 June 2017 postponed until Tuesday 6 June 2017
  • 2 weeks : 740€
  • 4 weeks : 1480€