Intensive French Course

21 hours

  • Improve your general French in a balanced way, alternating oral and reading/writing skills
  • Complement the program with phonetics lesson and course units that take into account your objectives and your difficulties, to design a track that fits your needs and interests.

 

Public: ages 16 and over

Duration: between 1 and 48 weeks

Schedule: from Monday to Friday (except public holidays)

Class size: 10 to 15 students per class (maximum of 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 pass a free language test that assesses their skills. 

Description: this intensive course represents 21 teaching hours per week (28 lessons of 45 minutes), with the following units:

  • 15 hours of language course (morning class) with two teachers
  • 1.5 hours of phonetics
  • 1.5 hours of tutorials oral and reading (methods to improove the competences)
  • 3 hours of cultural workshops (French civilization and culture, gastronomy, literature, arts, songs etc.) or French for specific purpose, action-based units (conversation, webzine, higher education counselling), or DELF/DALF exam preparation courses.

The Intensive Course programs are organized in accordance with our own curricula, based on our long experience. They are designed in compliance with the Common European Framework of Reference. In order to offer total immersion, classes frequently make reference to French culture and current affairs.

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

Complete beginners should start their course on the dates noted on the academic calendar.

Recommended starting dates for stays of 4 weeks or more :  check academic calendar.

Back-to-school dates

Every Monday :

  • Between Monday 6 January 2020 and Friday 18 December 2020
  • Between Tuesday 5 January 2021 and Friday 17 December 2021

Except :

  • Between Monday 14 December 2020 and Monday 4 January 2021
  • Wednesday 11 November 2020 postponed until Thursday 12 November 2020
  • Friday 1 January 2021 postponed until Saturday 2 January 2021
  • Monday 5 April 2021 postponed until Tuesday 6 April 2021
  • Thursday 13 May 2021 postponed until Friday 14 May 2021
  • Wednesday 14 July 2021 postponed until Thursday 15 July 2021
  • Monday 1 November 2021 postponed until Tuesday 2 November 2021
  • Thursday 11 November 2021 postponed until Friday 12 November 2021

Fees :

1 weeks 290€
2 weeks 580€
3 weeks 870€
4 weeks 1160€
5 weeks 1350€
6 weeks 1620€
7 weeks 1890€
8 weeks 2160€
9 weeks 2250€
10 weeks 2500€
11 weeks 2750€
12 weeks 3000€
16 weeks 3040€
20 weeks 3800€
24 weeks 4560€
28 weeks 5320€
32 weeks 6080€
36 weeks 6840€