Academy of Language and Culture in Nice
Learn to master French in the heart of Nice, the French Riviera. The city presents a unique multicultural atmosphere, blending the old with the new. Experience historical and cultural Nice whilst enjoying its world famous beaches and seaside resorts. The French language programs in Nice are designed to immerse participants in French. The programs integrate all aspects of the language: reading, writing, speaking, listening, grammar, phonetics and vocabulary. The accelerated teaching methods allow participants at lower proficiency levels to acquire the language skills needed for effective communication in a short period of time, and for those at higher proficiency levels to attain expression proficiency at an abstract level. Topics studied include everyday situations, French culture, society, and history. A wide range of free weekly excursions and activities expand participants' learning opportunities to outside the classroom. This ensures experience of the French Riviera, culture, life and surrounding French regions while being immersed in the language and society.
The school was founded in 1977 and has a great experience in teaching French as a Foreign Language. This guarantees the excellent quality of the courses. The school is located in the centre of Nice and is only five minute walk away from the beach. The school arranges different types of accommodation of excellent quality at very good rates. The school offers a leisure and sport programme as well as excursions during the week, Saturday and Sunday. The Actilangue language courses are conducted solely in French by experienced instructors. All teachers are University graduates and have post-graduate qualifications and experience in teaching French as a foreign language. Most also have other areas of expertise (literature, art, history, etc.). In addition to their academic credentials, teachers are selected for their ability to stimulate students in their studies of French. The latest direct teaching methods are applied in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere guaranteeing optimum intensity and maximum individuality. A special feature of the Actilangue programme is the emphasis on conversational French. Students in the intensive courses have either one or two lessons in small conversation groups.
AFEL International is a highly specialized language school that offers customized instruction to fit the special needs of students, whether the beginner, the advanced, the college student or businessmen. We specialize in personalized packages, from individual French lessons to full immersion programs ( including: transportation to and from our airport, accommodation, meals, activities and French lessons). Perhaps you already live in our area and are looking for lessons to improve your French language skills. Or perhaps you desire to come visit the French Riviera for a week or more, immerge yourself in our culture and learn our beautiful language. Either way, we can help you fulfill your goals.
Location: Sophia Antipolis
Experience a fabulous vacation while playing your favorite sport, learning something new and being in the most beautiful place in the world. Come and let the team of AFEL International help you to communicate in French, indulge in the atmosphere, cuisine and fine wine of the French Riviera and play golf on the most prestigious courses in France. If your goal is to learn the French language quickly with high quality instructors and you need time to relax and enjoy life, AFEL's unique golf package is perfect for you. For more information about AFEL International and our language lessons consult www.afelinternational.com.
It is no coincidence that over 2500 professionals and students worlwide, choose to learn French each year at our French language schoo, one of the famous school in Nice. First of all because we consider each student as a special guest, worth all our care and attention. We also offer adapted educational package including high quality French courses and accommodation as well as a widely varied leisure programme. This has been carefully put together by our expert team, who above all are concerned with giving the utmost attention to each student's specific needs. Last but not least, it's because Nice and the French Riviera offer geographic and cultural wonders, which will make your French course in Nice an unforgettable experience.
The courses of our French language school are designed for everyone: adults have the choice of short term courses or long term courses, teenagers can enrol in the French language summer camp, combining French course, cultural excursions, sports and recreational activities. As for French teachers themselves, we offer courses on teaching methods, which will meet all of their expectations in a practical way.
Cactus Language in Antibes
Learn French in Antibes, France! Nestled on the Baie des Anges on France's glamorous Côte d'Azur, Antibes may at first seem an unlikely place to learn French. But let's leave the cocktails and canapés to the big boys in St Tropez. In Antibes you can dunk your croissant under the Riviera sun, on a pristine white beach if you choose, but in an environment that's much more traditional and laid-back. Sheltered by its 16th century ramparts, present-day Antibes has an attractive harbour and a charming historic centre of narrow, winding streets. Oh, and the minor detail of a glistening Mediterranean right on the doorstep.
Centre International d'Antibes
Centre International d'Antibes, private Institute for Higher Education, is one of the most important French language schools specialized in teaching French to foreign students. Teaching at the Centre International d'Antibes is based on an adapted teaching method to learning french language at outstanding class locations for French language schools, an experience in students' life and their needs, and an Excellence Charter, that we are improving year after year.
Centre Méditerranéen d’Etudes Françaises
The CMEF is located in the South of France, at the heart of the French Riviera, between Nice and Monaco - Monte Carlo. It is an international school with a long tradition on French language courses: teenagers summer camp; French courses for teachers and adults; language and educational stays for middle and high schools or university groups all year round; cultural and artistic programs. We have 50 years of experience in teaching French and offering art programmes, with permanent qualified teachers and youth leaders, a teaching affiliation with the University of Nice and the local education authority for the Junior DELF, and a 3 hectare campus overlooking the Mediterranean Sea.
Location: Cap d'Ail, between Nice and Monaco-Monte Carlo
College International de Cannes
All year long, the College International de Cannes provides a whole set of French language courses ranging from the Elementary levels to Proficiency. The teaching team of the College International is made up of 20 professors holding university teaching degrees. They are trained in the latest teaching techniques and share many years experience teaching French as a foreign language. The teachers have a very lively and efficient teaching approach using original methods and documents. The program is thoroughly established to guarantee continuity from one level to the next.
Since 1984, CREA-Langues has helped hundreds of people perfect their communication skills. It is not necessary to have a faultless knowledge of the language from the outstart; what is more important is that you are keen to improve your knowledge and wish to achieve fluency in speaking French, to express yourself more clearly and accurately. Our unique language training programme will give you the motivation and confidence, based on a concept involving a total immersion in the French culture and language, to achieve this goal. With intimate groups and top teachers, in a magnificent and inspiring setting, you will be speaking French throughout the day, each day, rapidly learning to live the French way of life with French people.
Where it has not always been possible to practice basic French skills picked up from school, evening classes or self-learning, CREA-Langues is an ideal solution to solve this problem. With your professional instructors constantly at hand intensive 12 hour days will be filled with structured but informal teaching, including round the table discussions and outside classes. Meals with your teachers, excursions to visit local craftsmen and enterprises will give you the opportunity to practice your newly acquired skills and give you the confidence to speak French at all times and in all situations.
Location: Moustiers Sainte Marie
Created in Hyères in 1975, with new premises built in 1989, ELFCA is recognized by the Paris Chamber of Commerce and Industry for the TEF test.
We take all ages (minimum 16), with all professional backgrounds and all nationalities welcome. There is a capacity of 130 students; small enough so that everyone is personally known and taken care of, big enough in order to offer the best learning facilities and setting. We have bicycles at students' disposal. The Directors, Terry and Colette Samwells, personally attend to the administration and are always present to assure the satisfaction of everyone. The Director of Studies, Monique Belmondo, guarantees the constant quality of the courses and takes a personal interest in the students' progress. The teachers, professional and dedicated, are all university graduates with considerable experience of teaching French to foreigners.
France Langue & Culture
France Langue & Culture is a French language school located on the beautiful Riviera and offers a wonderful way of learning French while enjoying a delightful holiday at very reasonable prices. We call this concept French language holidays and it basically comprises a morning language course leaving the remainder of the day for leisure and sports. The school offers a package that includes comfortable living accommodations, most a short walk to the beach, and a Children's Club with activities for the youngsters while the parents are in class. We also organize school excursions to fascinating and interesting places. Specializing in courses in the French language the school offers a full curriculum for individuals and families each according to their capacity and needs. Our instructors are native speakers and certified teachers. A number of them teach abroad during the academic year. All have a considerable experience in teaching French as a foreign language. Our goal is to create a lively classroom environment through the active participation of the students by prioritizing verbal skills. We teach you to communicate in French as rapidly as possible through role playing, verbal presentations and practical conversation. Although the student is encouraged to speak as much as possible, we do not neglect reading, grammar or enunciation. The teacher listens and corrects.
IDIOM International Language Centre
IDIOM is a language school specialized in French courses. We teach French for all levels (intensive courses, individual courses, mini group courses, French for Business, programmes for seniors, DELF, DALF, Abitur, etc). Both group and individual lessons in the daily course programme are designed around individual needs, taking into account the learning rhythm and personality of the student. The teachers are flexible and available for each student. The atmosphere in the school is friendly and welcoming so that every foreign student will feel at home an essential condition for progress. Our French school is situated in the heart of Nice, on the French Riviera in France. Why not combine an intensive French course at Idiom in Nice with the advantages that the South of France offers you: Mediterranean climate and landscapes, picturesque villages, delicious cooking and interesting shopping possibilities!
International House - Nice
We create an interactive and dynamic learning environment with 9 classrooms, high-tech audio-visual and computer-learning equipments. and emphasize the "communicative approach" to French. Whether it is points of grammar, vocabulary or idioms the student is always encouraged to participate. In this context the teachers play an essential role and we consider that their competence must go hand in hand with their human qualities. All our teachers are native French speakers with higher education qualifications. They have undergone additional training in "French as a foreign Language" and regularly take part in international training courses on new teaching methods organised by the International House network.
Langanice Institute of Active Teaching
Each of our teachers have graduated from the University of Nice, with specialisation in teaching French to foreign students. They all have experience and regular training in teaching languages to foreign students. The teacher is also a class leader, close to his students and prompt to listen to the expectations of the students. Flexibility is the priority of our teaching methods. The most modern equipment is available for our students and teachers in order to facilitate and aid the student to learn the language. All year long, in the morning or afternoon, the standard course consist of 20 lessons of 45 minutes per week. The courses are taught using the direct method, this means that French is the language of instruction and use of other languages is avoided as much as possible. Grammar and vocabulary are taught in context, and schoolbooks including exercises are provided by the school. Much emphasis is put on the speaking ability of the students. The intensive course consists of 30 lessons of 45 minutes per week. Quite often students notice a great deal of progress when taking the intensive course, and is recommended for students who wish to learn French in a short period of time, or for those who wish to continue with their French language studies.
Learn French In Nice
We offer French language courses in Nice and the surrounding areas (Cannes, Monaco), taught at your place of work (Embassy, Consulate ,firm, bank, business office) or at your accommodations (hotel, apartment, host family). All levels from beginner to advanced are available, and classes can be taught on either a one-on-one basis or as a joint tutorial with another student.The minimum course duration is one week (running from Monday through Friday). By request, French language courses can also offered in the evening and on weekends.Participants chose from programs consisting of 3 to 4.5 hours per day, which equates to 20 or 30 lessons per week. Personal French Teacher can also conceive an individual program and schedule on client's request.Participants can also choose from programs consisting of 6 to 8 hours per day which equates to 40 or 53 lessons per week.( free estimate request).Specifically tailored online courses are also offered. This program is designed for the busy executive/professional.
Learn French on the Riviera
Live and study French in Nice, in the comfort of your teacher's home. The ideal way to learn or perfect your French. Individual and personalized lessons, made to suit your level, which allow you to learn at your own pace. French courses for all levels (intensive courses, French for Business, programmes for seniors, DELF, DALF, Abitur .... Take advantage of total immersion in the French language and culture, while studying in a relaxed, family atmosphere. Pair your interest in French broaden your cultural horizons at the same time! - Explore the region of Nice through day trips and hikes - Visit the Riviera 's many museums - Discover the world of perfume in the city of Grasse - Sample the world-famous Mediterranean cuisine
15 years ago, Pluriel Langues was one of the first language schools implanted in Nice. Today it stands as one of the best quality language institutes of the Côte d'Azur. How did the school come about? After having worked for state schools for several years, Frederic and Linda Sixou decided to create their own private, language school. At first, only foreign language courses were proposed, but then in 1993 the French language courses and programs were installed. The Pluriel Langues teaching system has been recognised world wide and today over 30 international agencies work with Pluiriel Langues. Every summer, over 100 people come to study french at Pluriel Langues. Some people even come back the year after to continue their courses at our school. Pluriel Langues has been welcoming students from all over the world since 1987. We offer you several course options, which are aimed to make you acquire real communication skills. By selecting Pluriel Langues, Nice, you can be sure to find experience, competant teaching and a friendly atmosphere.
The Regency School of Languages
We offer a wide range of courses at all levels in a pleasant learning atmosphere where active participation from all students is encouraged. Whether you want to learn a foreign language for business, for travel or for academic reasons, the Regency School can meet your every need. The school is open all year round and equipped with comfortable executive-style rooms complete with air conditioning. For students who come from abroad, suitable hotel or family accommodation can also be arranged. Our teaching methods vary according to the needs of each student. Our experience in evaluating the specific requirements of each student and our knowledge of the different pedagogical methods enable us to put together a personalised programme drawn from a wide range of sources.
Location: Monte Carlo, Monaco
Vis-à-Vis is a specialist organisation providing French language courses in France, Belgium and Canada. One positive advantage of this for you is that we know the schools we use in these countries by heart, which means we can give you clear and objective advice. Vis-à-Vis is your first step towards learning French in a French speaking country. We offer a diverse range of courses and no two schools are the same. Nor are our students: they differ in age and in their motivations for taking a course. Making the right choice is very important and we like to help you to make that decision. We hope this web-site will give you an insight into what learning French in-country means. For further advice about the schools, locations and choosing the right course and accommodation contact Vis-à-Vis - we consider it our most important task to provide you with personal advice and excellent service.
Location: Antibes, Nice