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Accredited French courses in Nice
Throughout the year the French language school in Nice offers the following classes for adults:
Intensive French Course in Nice
Each lesson lasts 45 minutes and it is possible to join the course any Monday, except for total beginners who must start on the first day of a new session (approximately every 4 weeks).
Intensive program with 20 French lessons per week
The schedule of the French lessons is 9am to 12:15pm Monday through Friday (or in the afternoons from 1:15pm to 4:30pm if needed).
This is the most popular course with foreigners who want to study French in Nice. It focuses on aspects that you can immediately apply in everyday life, and it includes structured oral activities, listening comprehension and practical grammar. It also incorporates some reading comprehension, written practice and intercultural exercises, depending on the level of the student.
Super-intensive program with 26 French lessons per week
The schedule is the same as for the intensive course (9am to 12:15pm Monday to Friday) plus 3 afternoons per week (1:15pm to 2:55pm). There is a maximum of 10 students per class.
This French course in Nice is for those who want to progress faster during their stay in France. In addition to the lessons of the intensive course in the mornings you will study 3 afternoons per week. During those afternoons you will take lessons in smaller groups, so they will be more adapted to your individual needs, and you will focus on oral communication with an emphasis on strengthening grammar structures.
DELF/DALF Exam Preparation Course
The French language school in Nice has been helping students who want to prepare for the DELF* and DALF* for almost 20 years. These exams were reorganized by the Common European Framework and they are now completely independent (each exam corresponds to a different level of the European Framework).
*DELF = Diplôme d’Etudes de Langue Française. DALF = Diplôme Approfondi de Langue Française.
Preparation course for DELF exams A1, A2 and B1 (26 lessons per week)
In addition to the intensive course’s morning lessons (9am to 12:15pm Monday to Friday) you will take 3 additional lessons (3 afternoons from 1:15pm to 2:55pm) specifically designed to prepare you for the exams. The success rate at the language academy in Nice is 98%. Exams can be taken in the nearby city of Cannes.
DELF B2 exam preparation course (22 lessons per week)
In the mornings you will take the lessons of the intensive course at a pre-advanced level (9am to 12:15pm from Monday to Friday). And in addition, you will receive 2 individual lessons during which the teacher will prepare you for the oral part of the exam and will mark your written assignments.
Preparation classes for the DALF C1, C2 exams (22 lessons per week)
This course has the same structure as the DELF B2 preparation course. The University of Nice is an exam centre and there are generally two exam sessions per year (one in June and one in December).
Individual French lessons
Those who take this course are mainly business people sent by their companies and who need to learn very quickly in a short period of time. There is an emphasis on interaction with the teacher, so you will develop conversation skills very fast.
In addition, the course is fully adapted to the needs and motivations of the individual. It is therefore the most efficient way to learn French and to reach a high level quickly. It is ideal for those who only have one or two weeks to study French in Nice.
- 20 private French lessons (from 9am to 12:15pm or from 1:15pm to 4:30pm Monday to Friday)
- 30 private French lessons (9am to 12:15pm + 1:15pm to 2:55pm Monday to Friday)
Description of the French language school in Nice
The French language school in Nice welcomes students all year round. It is located inside a prestigious business school. This will allow you to enjoy all the facilities that a university can offer. In addition, foreign students coming to Nice to study French are able to interact with French-speaking students.
The historic city centre is a 10-minute walk from the French language institute in Nice. And the beach is only15 minutes away. The classrooms are spacious and equipped with air conditioning. There are computers with internet access at the disposal of the students and there is wifi throughout the building. There is a café on the top floor with a terrace offering an amazing view. There is also a garden with olive and pine trees.
Other language study options
How much does it cost to have a language immersion experience in Nice?
Course prices can vary depending on your country of origin. And the good news is that the French language school in Nice sometimes offers promotions for students coming from certain countries. In addition, the time of year when you decide to book your French course in Nice can also affect the cost. The best is that you contact us so we send you the costs that will apply to your language stay, including prices of French lessons with or without accommodation.
Furthermore, the cost of studying French in Nice will obviously depend on your standard of living and your spending habits. So we recommend that you check the prices everyday life in Nice.
Sites of interest
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