France, Paris

French

when 3 July 2017 - 21 July 2017
language French
duration 3 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
fee EUR 2500

This immersion program is intended for international students who want to improve their French language skills and discover French culture during 3 weeks.

At the heart of the global network of knowledge and innovation, Université Paris Diderot is France’s leading multidisciplinary university. With a recognized international standing, and a strategic portfolio of privileged academic partners throughout the world, it offers its 29,000 students state-of-the-art and innovative courses. The university has recently relocated its campus in a booming, recently renovated district of central Paris, along the Seine river, near the French National Library, and plays an active role in the life of the new Paris Rive Gauche area.

Morning
Three hours courses of French as a foreign language each morning, given by experienced teachers of the Department of Applied Languages.
Small groups (12 maximum) to give you the best learning conditions during practice classes and enable you to improve your skills fastly.
One conference per week, to discover the French civilization and culture.

Afternoon
You will visit Paris through walks, guided tours of emblematic and historic sites or museums.


Guided visit of Louvre museum
Visit of Pompidou museum
Visit of Orsay museum
Guided tours of 3 districts
Sightseeing cruise
Guided visit of Garnier Opera House
Visit of Château de Versailles
French cuisine workshop


2 journeys out of Paris to have a broader vision of France and its cultural and architectural wealth.

Normandy: Visit of Honfleur, guided visit of a dairy farm in Etretat and visit of Etretat's beautiful cliffs
Reims: Guided visit of the famous Cathedral, guided visit of a vineyard ans champagnes tasting

Course leader

Experienced teachers of Université Paris Diderot.

Target group

International students.

Course aim

This immersion program is intended for international students who want to improve their French language skills and discover French culture during 3 weeks.

Credits info

3 ECTS
A certificate of attendance will be delivered to each participant at the end of Paris Diderot Summer School program.
3 ECTS credits will be awarded for successful completion of the program. Regarding validation of ECTS credits, Université Paris Diderot can only recommend home institution to award it. It is the responsibility of the participant to ask its home institution.

Fee info

EUR 2500: Tuition fees include:
French language courses and conferences,
visits organized by Université Paris Diderot,
lunch (except for week-ends or exception),
accommodation.

To be paid by the participant:

transportation from home country to Paris,
international insurance,
dinners,meals for week-ends and bank holiday,
Paris travel card,
personal expenses.