General French super intensive courses - 40 lessons

30 hours per week of General French language
Minimum 1 week
Emphasis on oral communication

Students work on improving their grammar and vocabulary  as well as written and oral comprehension. An emphasis is made on communicating in French.
They will also study French culture and will take part in varied activities during their lessons: wine and cheese tasting, visits to local markets etc..

 

Location:
Annecy

Levels:
A1,A2,B1,B2*
* complete beginners can only attend the intensive programme: 20 lessons per week
 
Schedule:
Lessons are split into 2 groups: 20 lessons in each group.
One module is 3 hours of teaching and a 20 minute break.

Classes are from 9.00am to 12.20pm and from 1.30pm to 4.50pm.


Dates
Possibility to join classes every Monday.

We recommand though to start the course at the beginning of a session:

October 3rd 2016

October 31st 2016

November28th  2016

January 3rd 2017

January 30th 2017

February 27th 2017

April 3rd 2017

May 2nd 2017

June 6th 2017

July 3rd 2017

August 7th 2017

September 4th 2017

October 2nd 2017

October 30th 2017

November 27th 2017

 

SCHOOL CLOSED ON bank holidays:  1 novembre 2016, 11 novembre 2016, 2 janvier 2017, 17 avril, 2017, 1 mai 2017, 8 mai 20107, 25 mai 2017, 5 juin 2017, 14 juillet 2017, 15 août 2017, 1 novembre 2017. Lessons lost due to bank holidays are caught up during the week.

Holidays from December 19th 2016 to January 1st 2017 and from and December 18th 2017 January 1st 2018.

 

Included in the Price:
All teaching supports, computer room with internet access and Wi-Fi.


Price without accommodation

1 week360€
2 weeks720€
3 weeks1080€
4 weeks1440€
5 weeks1700€
6 weeks2040€
7 weeks2380€
8 weeks2720€
12 weeks3560€
16 weeks4740€
24 weeks6840€

 

How big are the groups?

Maximum 15 students per group.

 

Minimum age

Minimum age for our General French courses is 18 years old. 

 

First day programme:

  • Presentation of the school and information meeting
  • Guided tour of town centre on foot
  • Welcome drink


IFALPES Certificate
At the end of each session, students receive a certificate indicating their level of French based on continual assessment in class.

 

Assessment

Students enrolled for more than 3 months will be assessed every time they ascend a level within the European Framework. Both expression ( oral and written) and comprehension ( oral and written) skills will be assessed. 

 

 

Course Program

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The IFALPES accommodation service will find the most suitable type of housing to match your choice. Homestays, shared apartments, studios or dormitories are located in the town centre or in the town outskirts. From the school, they are accessible by bus, bicycle or on foot.

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Programme général par niveaux du CECR des cours mensuels à IFALPES :

A1 : Breakthrough
A2 : Waystage
B1 : Threshold
B2 : Vantage


Levels:

Our study levels are in conformity with the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages


Beginner
No knowledge of the French language.

A1 : Elementary
Limited knowledge of the French language. Can understand simple and practical information from every day life. Can communicate in a simple way provided the interlocutor speaks slowly.

A2 : Upper elementary
Basic knowledge. Can understand isolated sentences referring to familiar areas. Can communicate within current situations and describe in simple terms topics of personal interest.

B1 : Intermediate
Limited but effective command of the language. Can understand clear and standard French referring to familiar matters. Can deal with situations likely to arise while travelling. Can speak about topics of personal interest and give brief explanations about a project or idea.


B2 : Upper intermediate
General and instinctive command of the language. Can understand the main ideas of complex texts. Can take part in general or professional conversations in a clear and detailed way and can argue a point of view.

 

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