language program for an immediate immersion into French culture,
promoting the acquisition of increasing autonomy in a variety
of communication situations. Program open to anyone over 18,
with no pre-requisite of diploma and/or French proficiency;
however, beginners (A1) are not accepted for session 2.
courses are taught by teachers of the carré international
, specialists of French as a Foreign Language.
The program is also the opportunity to discover the rich local
heritage and embrace the history of the battle of Normandy
for those choosing the "History" option for the
French language practice (45hrs)
and written communication, reinforcement of grammatical structures,
vocabulary enrichment, work in a digital audio lab.
and Culture option
(15hrs - CIE 1 + CIE 2)
A1/A2 : society and culture + oral practice workshops
B1/B2 : art and literature + oral practice workshops
option (25hrs in English - CIE 1 only)
conferences and guided visitsdes of D-Day landmarks
Aside from the language training, a 50 hour program of activities
is offered for free each session.
Afternoons and evenings are dedicated to the discovery of
Caen and its surroundings (Bayeux, Mont Saint-Michel, D-Day
landmarks...) and to French culture (Music Festival,
Each week-end, a one-day excursion is proposed, one included
in the tuition fees, the other fee-paying (approx. €45).