French Academic Semester Program

This program is suitable for Aupairs and longterm students. The online test is requested upon registration. A pre – registration certificate is issued upon registration. Contact us for your VISA procedure.

  • Group sorted according to levels, 12 people maximum
  • Upon your arrival you will also be given a welcome folder with your timetable and useful information about the town and of the region
  • During the semester you will receive news letters notifying you about all the events and things going on at all times at ALFMED and in the region
  • Introduction to the Language Computer Lab training during the first week of the program by the cultural coordinator
  • Free access from 9am to 6pm, check the lab planning at the front desk
  • Unlimited access to all French language self teaching software
  • Free unlimited WIFI on ALFMED premises
  • Free access to the Café and ALFMED garden
  • ALFMED student card issued upon the first week of arrival
  • Accommodation in ALFMED residences available.


SPRING Semester
from January 15th to May 25th, 2018

Start date: January 15th, 2018

This program
consists of 19 weeks, it includes :
Linguistic Immersion

  • Start with a 4 weeks – Intensive course from 15th January to 9th February 2018
  • Mornings from 9am to 12pm from Monday to Friday
  • Go on with 15 weeks – Extensive program from 12th February to 25th May 2018
  • Monday and Thursday afternoons from 1pm to 3pm
  • The schedule may change depending on groups
  • Communication Worshops: 5h per week at the Languages Computer lab


Cultural Immersion

  • 2 Cinema – Club Workshops
  • 5 cultural outings with the class in the town of Perpignan and round abouts
  • Graduation ceremony aperitif  at the end of May
  • Language assessment

  • 4 hours preparation MOCK TCF exam in April
  • TCF TP training- French assessment test (Test de Connaissance de Français Tout Public)
  • TCF TP Exam (compulsory examinations) in May (for those of the Spring Semester)
  • Exam (extra options written and oral) for students staying both semesters (Winter and Spring)
  • Diploma issued by the CIEP Paris, assessment according to the European Language framework and is recognized worldwide
  • Valid diploma for registration in French Universities
  • ALFMED, official examination centre certified by the CIEP
  • Level certificate issued by ALFMED according to the CEFRL
                 

School holidays:

  • 1 week February
  • 2 weeks April 

Cost of spring semester 1150€

SUMMER Semester from June 4 to September 14, 2018

This program consists of 15 weeks, it includes :

Linguistic Immersion

  • Start with a 4 weeks – Intensive course from 4th to the 29th June 2018
  • Mornings from 9am to 12pm from Monday to Friday
  • Go on with 11 weeks – Extensive program from 2rd July to 13th September 2018
  • Monday and Thursday afternoons 
  • Communication Worshops: 5h per week at the Language Computer Lab
  • Cultural Immersion

    > 2 Cinema – Club Workshops
    > 5 cultural outings with the class in the town of Perpignan and round abouts

Language assessment

> 4 hours preparation MOCK TCF exam in September 
> TCF TP training- French assessment test (Test de Connaissance de Français Tout Public) at ALFMED
    > Diploma issued by the CIEP Paris, assesment according to the
Common European Framework of Reference for languages
 and is recognized worldwide.
> Valid diploma for registration in French Universities

    > TCF TP Exam (for those staying 1 semester Winter) September
> Level certificate issued by ALFMED according to the CEFRL

> Total cost of semester 1050 Euros

DATES 2017/2018
The semester fees are to be paid at the beginning of each semester. Enrol at ALFMED or by phone with Mélinda Chillet.

The TCF exam is included in the price.

Student’s social security costs 215 euros for the University year, registration at ALFMED.

Student card is issued upon arrival. The training certificate attesting of the French level attained issued at the end of the course.