Discovery programme

Aims
Programme
Date and schedule
Prices
Enrolment
Parcours découverte disponible à Paris et Nice

Get the most from your Au Pair experience by learning the French language and getting a taste of French living and culture.


A dynamic programme that includes:

  • General or dedicated French lessons

  • Conferences and cultural outings for Paris and a preparation to the French language exam DELF and DALF in Nice and Bordeaux

  • Individualised pedagogical follow-up


Discovery programme – practical information

8 French lessons per week (1 lesson = 45 minutes).

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Workshops

Conferences and thematical tours in Paris
Workshops in Nice and Bordeaux 2 lessons per week (1 lesson = 45 minutes) with a group of 10 to 12 students per class in Nice and Bordeaux


Programme details

PARIS OPÉRA, PARIS VICTOR HUGO & PARIS NOTRE-DAME

Au pair in Paris

General or dedicated French courses

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Conferences and thematic visits*

  • Discovery and practical life (A1)

  • History of France (A2 to C1)

  • Literature (A2 to C1

  • Art History (B1 to C1)

* The cycles of conferences are determined by the main course


Cultural activities and optional leisures 

Visits of museums, day trips, cinema, tasting of culinary French specilities, etc.


Some classes may be held at these premises:

  • Paris Opéra, 27 bd des Italiens, 75002 Paris (Opéra metro)

  • Paris Victor Hugo, 14 rue Léonard de Vinci, 75116 Paris (Victor Hugo metro)

  • Paris Notre-Dame, 6 rue du Fouarre, 75005 Paris (Cluny La Sorbonne metro).



Nice and Bordeaux

Au pair in Nice

Main courses to choose according your level

French language courses and French civilization and preparation to the French language exam DELF and DALF

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Au pair in Bordeaux

Workshops: 2 lessons per week (1 lesson: 45 minutes)

  • Oral / written comprehension

  • Linguistic reinforcement

  • Culture and civilization



Cultural activities and optional leisures 

Visits of museums, day trips, cinema, tasting of culinary specilities of Nice or Bordeaux, etc.

SCHEDULE

Schedules are subject to change.

Courses start at fixed dates for 1 to 3 terms. Students who are unable to start at the beginning of the term can register later (subject to availability and excluding beginners).

Paris Opera

Monday-Thursday or Tuesday-Friday 8:30 am - 10:45am, 11am - 1:15pm, 1:00pm - 3:15pm


Paris Victor Hugo & PARIS NOTRE-DAME

Monday-Thursday or Tuesday-Friday
8 am - 10:15am, 10:25am - 12:40pm, or Monday, Thursday, Tuesday 1pm - 2:30pm

DATES OF TERMS:

Half-term: 02/11/2015 - 18/12/2015
Autumn term: 28/09/2015 - 18/12/2015
Winter term:  04/01/2016 - 25/03/2016
Spring term:  28/03/2016 - 17/06/2016


SCHOOL HOLIDAYS:

Autumn holidays: 17/10/2015 - 01/11/2015
Winter holidays:   20/02/2016 - 06/03/2016
Spring holidays:   16/04/2016 - 01/05/2016

Course time lost will neither be refunded nor made up. No classes on public holidays and school holidays.


Nice & BORDEAUX

Schedule

Courses in the morning or at the begining of the afternoon (Monday-Thursday or Tuesday-Friday)

Date of terms and holidays

DATES OF TERMS:

Autumn term:  14/09/2015 - 11/12/2015
Winter term:    04/01/2015 - 25/03/2015
Spring term:    28/03/2016 - 17/06/2016

SCHOOL HOLIDAYS:

Autumn holidays:  17/10/2015 - 01/11/2015
Winter holidays:    From 06/02/2016 to 21/02/2016 in Nice. From 13/02/16 to 29/02/16 in Bordeaux
Spring holidays:    From 02/04/2016 to 17/04/2016 in Nice. From 09/04/16 to 25/04/16 in Bordeaux

Course time lost will neither be refunded nor made up. No classes on public holidays and school holidays.

Paris Opera

Discovery programme - 8 lessons of French per week (1 lesson = 45 minutes)

Half-term

1 term

2 terms

3 terms

321.30 €

459 €

848 €
You save 70 €

1 230 €
You save 147 €

+ Registration fee (valid for 1 year starting from the beginning of the course)

 40 €


Books: provide about 35 €


Paris Victor Hugo & PARIS NOTRE-DAME

Discovery programme - 8 lessons per week (1 lesson = 45 minutes)

Half-term

1 term

2 terms

3 terms

279.30 €

399 €

740 €
You save 58 €

1 065 €
You save 132 €

+ Registration fee (valid for 1 year starting from the beginning of the course)

 40 €


Books: provide about 35 €


Nice & bordeaux

Prices of courses


1 term

2 terms

3 terms

DISCOVERY PROGRAMME
8 lessons of French / week
(1 lesson = 45 min.)
14 to 18 students per class

399 €

740 €
You save 58 €

1 065 €
You save 132 €

Workshops: 2 lessons / week
(1 lesson = 45 min)
10 to 12 students per class

165 €

305 €
You save 25 €

450 €
You save 45 €

+ Registration fee (valid for 1 year starting from the beginning of the course)

 40 €