The French, Culture, Wine and Gastronomy programme is for students who want to discover Bordeaux and its history, while tasting the region’s specialties and wines.
Take part in our gourmet discovery sessions and explore several specialties and French know-how!
General French - 20 lessons per week
French lessons take place in the morning in our school based on 20 lessons / week. The objective is to make you acquire the basics of French to communicate effectively and spontaneously in French during your stay discovery of Bordeaux.
The program 20-general-French lessons of France Langue allows you to:
Develop of all 4 main language skills:
SPEAK, READ, WRITE, LISTEN
Speak with fluency and accuracy in every day situation, for professional and/or academic purposes.
Develop knowledge of French
culture and civilization
Improve your vocabulary and
core grammar skills
After a French level test, you will be directed to the most appropriate class according to your level of and your objectives in French. Classes are international and courses are taught only in French by experienced and qualified teachers, all of French mother tongue. Classes in groups are limited to 12 people maximum to allow a longer speaking time to each one and to favor the conversation and the exchanges.
Your progress in French is evaluated weekly and you can benefit from personalized tutoring with a teacher.
At the end of your program, France Langue will give you a certificate of end of session mentioning the number of hours of courses followed and the level reached.
Dates of the programme in 2021
01/03 - 12/04 - 03/05 - 07/06 - 12/07 - 09/08 - 06/09 - 11/10 - 08/11
Discovery sessions: 4 workshops / week
(one week maximum)
• 1 gourmet walking tour
• 1 tour of cultural discovery and unusual places
• 1 French pastry workshop
• 1 trip to discover the vineyards and wine tasting
The gourmet walking tour
This is a visit to a historic district of Bordeaux to discover the architectural jewels. The course will include different stops with meetings and tastings of specialties.
The cultural discovery of Bordeaux
Bordeaux is the only city in France, and one of the only in the world, to have its entire city-centre protected as UNESCO international heritage. One can easily understand why by visiting this breath-taking city.
Stroll through Bordeaux and discover the heritage and cultural life of Bordeaux. On the programme: museums visits, exhibition, unusual sites.
The pastry workshop
The pastry course will teach you the basics of the best French desserts. Supervised by professional pastry chefs, the sweet French specialties such as macaroons, canelés, white dunes, lemon tart, etc... will have no secrets for you!
At the end of the workshop, you will be able to taste all your achievements.
The excursion to the vineyards
Discover the vineyards of Bordeaux and visit the most famous castles. Wine tastings will be offered by passionate wine experts: winemakers and cellar masters.
We are at your disposal to answer all your questions about this programme.