French Academic Semester Program

This programme is designed for young Au Pairs, for students, and for people who wish to have intensive training in order to improve their French. We kindly ask you to complete our online test when you sign up. 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
  • Our ‘e-learning KEEPSCHOOL’ platform allows you to practice using your tablet, your computer or your phone at any time. This interface offers 16 languages to learn, with personalised exercises related to the level and the progress of the student. There are various fun activities and modules designed for practicing both written and oral articulation, with unlimited access for three months
  • 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 14th to May 24th, 2019

Start date: January 14th, 2019

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

  • Start with a 4 weeks – Intensive course from 14th January to 8th February 2019
  • Mornings from 9am to 12pm from Monday to Friday
  • Go on with 15 weeks – Extensive program from 12th February to 24th May 2019
  • Tuesday and Thursday afternoons from 1pm to 3pm
  • The schedule may change depending on group


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 May
  • 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 3 to September 12, 2019

This program consists of 15 weeks, it includes :

Linguistic Immersion

  • Start with a 4 weeks – Intensive course from 3th to the 28th June 2019
  • Mornings from 9am to 12pm from Monday to Friday
  • Go on with 11 weeks – Extensive program from 1st July to 12th September 2019
  • Tuesday and Thursday afternoons 
  • Our ‘e-learning KEEPSCHOOL’ platform allows you to practice using your tablet, your computer or your phone at any time. This interface offers 16 languages to learn, with personalised exercises related to the level and the progress of the student. There are various fun activities and modules designed for practicing both written and oral articulation, with unlimited access for three months.
  • 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 2018/2019
The semester fees are to be paid at the beginning of each semester. Enrol at ALFMED or by phone with Magali Hérard.

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.