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Frontenaud
 
Frontenaud
 
 

You’ll be dreaming in French in no time! Get ready for a very intensive, 60 total hours of immersion per week with 15 hours of classroom theory plus 45 hours of conversation during sports, on walks, with visitors, and on excursions. This super intensive, small group “French-only” eduVacation is run by a couple devoted to sharing their language and culture with foreigners, and to creating the ultimate total immersion experience. Their school is located in the middle of Bresse at an altitude of 200 meters between the Burgundy region and the Jura Mountains. You’ll explore this area during your stay.

You’ll stay with the host family/directors in their farmhouse in Frontenaud, situated slightly west of the French Alps, west of Geneva and north of Lyon in a rural setting. Your home-base, a renovated farmhouse, features lounges and classrooms, an indoor swimming pool, and game rooms. Nearby are sports fields, a pond (with boats) and the river.

Instant E–mail inquiry:

Frontenaud@eduvacations.com

Minimum age:

18 years old; younger teens are welcome with adults

Getting there:

TGV (high-speed train) from Paris to Bourg-en-Bresse; or fly to Lyon; train to Louhans

Course price includes:
• language program
• course materials
• accommodation
• 2 meals daily
• beverages (wine for adults with meals)
• 4 excursions with guide (by bus, bicycle or on foot; entrance fees are not included)
• accident insurance


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Total Immersion "Identité Française"
 
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Special offer when booking at eduVacations: 5% off total package price, save 52 to 55 euros/week!

 
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What People are Saying

“Thanks so much for turning me on to a great French experience!” Kriste, USA

Cultural & Recreational Activities

Swimming, bicycling, volleyball, hiking, boating, fishing; cooking; local and regional excursions.

Accommodation Choices

Stay with the host family/directors in the farmhouse; single or shared room with bath

Program Details
 
Total Immersion “Identité Française”

Get ready for a very intensive, 60 total hours of immersion per week (15 hours of classroom theory plus 45 hours of conversation during sports, on walks, with visitors, and on excursions offered 4 times/week) with only 3-8 participants per class. Courses deal with both oral and written language and are tailored to the level, interest, and particular difficulties of the student. There is an emphasis on the vocabulary, grammar, melody and rhythm of the language. Preparations for the 4 excursions that are planned each week is a small part of course work and involves discussion of the history, geography, politics, art, culture, architecture and climate.

Minimum stay: 2 weeks for beginners; 1 week for non-beginners; maximum, 4 weeks.

2004/2005
All prices are quoted in Euros (€)
(prices are per person)

 

2004

01—28 Feb
07—27 Mar
04 Apr — 01 May
09—29 May
06—26 Jun
11 Jul — 11 Sep
26 Sep — 23 Oct
31 Oct — 27 Nov

2005

30 Jan — 26 Feb
06 Mar — 04 Apr
10 Apr — 30 Apr
08 May — 04 Jun
12 Jun — 02 Jul
10 Jul — 20 Aug
04 Sep — 01 Oct
09 Oct — 05 Nov
13 Nov — 03 Dec

Adults
(minimum
18 years old)

 

1 week

2 weeks

3 weeks

4 weeks 

single
room

€ 1200

€ 2300

€ 3400

€ 4500

double
room

€ 1130

€ 2160

€ 3190

€ 4220

Deposit = 8% of total package price

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