French courses for Adults

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French Courses for the Over 50s

French Courses for the Over 50s

A language course specially designed for students over 50 who want to improve their French while discovering the art, culture, gastronomy and the landscapes of the French Riviera.

Required level: : Elementary to advanced.

Courses start : See the arrival dates for the over 50s program

14.02 • 24.04 • 08.05 • 26.06 • 07.08 • 23.10

Teaching

Standard course

20 lessons of 45 minutes a week, 12 students maximum.

Activities
  • 4 half day activities or excursions each week (visits to the Picasso Museum, Saint Paul de Vence and Cannes, tastings of local produce, etc.)

  • A full day excursion on the weekend (visit to Nice or Aix en Provence).

  • An evening event each week (theatre and aperitif).

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Accommodation

You will be staying in one of our studio apartments with air-con, well-equipped kitchenette, television and terrace or balcony. "Aragon" or "Castel Arabel".

Dates & Prices
Arrival : Sunday Price / week Departure : Saturday
Dates Individual studio Double studio
14.02 - 27.02Extra day 790 € 40 € 685 € 20 €
24.04 - 07.05Extra day 860 € 60 € 720 € 30 €
08.05 - 21.05Extra day 860 € 60 € 720 € 30 €
26.06 - 09.07Extra day 1000 € 60 € 790 € 30 €
07.08 - 20.08Extra day 1320 € 106 € 950 € 53 €
23.10 - 05.11Extra day 790 € 40 € 685 € 20 €
These prices include:
  • Standard course (20 lessons a week)
  • Accommodation in a studio apartment
  • Half-board (breakfast and lunch in the school restaurant, Monday through Friday)
  • Weekly program of activities (four half-day activities, one full day's excursion at the weekend and one evening event).
NOTES
  • Minimum level of ability: A2
  • Closed and International courses are subject to student numbers
Useful information !
  • There are no lessons on the first Monday of your stay. You will take a test of written and oral French in the morning to assess your language level and assign you to a class. At the beginning of the afternoon there will be a briefing and a guided tour of the town.
  • Course location: In general lessons are held at the “Le Château” school. When this school has reached maximum capacity, students take their lessons at the “Le Port” school.
  • No lessons on public holidays: 28.03 • 05.05 • 16.05 • 14.07 • 15.08 • 01.11.
WHY CHOOSE THE CIA?
  • 30 years’ experience of teaching French as a Foreign Language.
  • School approved by the French Government (the Ministry of Youth and Sport and the Ministry of Education).
  • A wide choice of courses, flexible dates, prices that suit your needs.
  • A 97% success rate at the DELF examinations, proves the excellence of our teaching team.
  • A dream destination with its deep blue sea and 300 days of sunshine a year.
  • Some 100,000 students have already put their trust in us !
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