Summer course

University Of Avignon

Program Description

Summer course

University Of Avignon

Summer course "French and Theatre" from July 1st to July 22nd, 2016.

Development of French language skills, in connection with the Theatre Festival of Avignon.


Minimum level required: Elementary (A2). The course is not suitable for beginners. A specific programme can be offered to a group of beginners, please contact us.

French language classes: 30 hours

Students are tested then placed into groups depending on their level. Both oral and written skills are covered, after a needs analysis based on the initial placement tests. A range of communicative activities, connected with the Theatre Festival, are carried out (vox pops, interviews, creative writing), as well as an introduction to the theatre plays planned in the cultural programme.

Theatre workshop: 15 hours

Voice and movement, improvisation, then work from texts. The workshop will lead to a performance, which will conclude the course.

French Theatre History: 5 hours

In connection with the shows planned in the theatre programme.

Visits and Excursions:

Guided tour of Avignon, visit of the Popes Palace and the famous bridge "le Pont d'Avignon". One-day excursion in the heart of the Provence is also included.


Course completion certificate. 7 ECTS credits (upon request and subject to regular attendance).

Costs 2016:

€650 for students under age of 28 (deadline October 1st, 1988);

€800 for other applicants.

This school offers programs in:
  • French

Last updated April 22, 2016
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Oct., 2016
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650 EUR
Start date Oct., 2016
France Avignon, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur
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