French Courses - Super-intensive programme

General

Program Description

Objectives & programme

A very intensive programme for those keen to improve their language skills very quickly. Students join an intensive class corresponding to their level, as well as attending six one-to-one lessons per week (goals, duration and timetable drawn up with the Head of the French Language Department). Theme-based language workshops promote faster progress in a specific field, with options including oral and written communications, vocabulary, grammar, culture, phonetics and preparation for the DELF/DALF/TCF tests, as well as singing and theatre in July and August.

32 language lessons per week:

  • 18 group lessons corresponding to the student’s level
  • 8 themed language workshops
  • 6 one-to-one lessons

Participants who have fulfilled attendance requirements will receive a certificate at the end of their course, signed by CAVILAM – Alliance française and Blaise Pascal University in Clermont-Ferrand, along with a detailed skills evaluation.

A readily available range of free resources:

  • University media library (computer, video and DVD resources)
  • Self-study centre for language work using special software
  • Wi-Fi coverage across the campus

Length:

one week, quarter, half year or full year

Admissions:

year-round

Courses start every Monday at all levels, except for complete beginners.

Complete beginner courses start on the following dates in 2014-2015: 03 November (2014)- 1 December (2014) – 5 January (2015) – 2 February (2015) – 2 March (2015) – 30 March (2015) – 27 April (2015) – 1 June (2015) – 29 June (2015) – 13 July (2015) – 27 July (2015) – 10 August (2015) – 31 August (2015) – 28 September (2015) – 02 November (2015) – 30 November (2015) – 04 January (2016)

There will be no lessons on the following public holidays in 2015: 1 January – 21 April – 1 May– 8 May – 14 May– 25 May– 14 July– 11 November– 25 December.

Fees:

1 week …………………………… €692 Enrolment ……………………….. €62

Last updated November 2018

About the School

CAVILAM – Alliance française is a private institute of higher education in Vichy, in France’s central Auvergne region, within three hours of Paris and two hours of Lyon. The school is open year-round. ... Read More

CAVILAM – Alliance française is a private institute of higher education in Vichy, in France’s central Auvergne region, within three hours of Paris and two hours of Lyon. The school is open year-round. Read less