Intensive French Course French Language School

French intensive course in France – course A (20h)

26 lessons 20 hours/week

  • This French Intensive Course ‘A’ at the ACCORD French language school in Paris focuses on developing the four communication skills: listening, speaking, reading and writing. The ACCORD French Intensive Course In France also invites students to explore the French culture through the use of authentic material and learn related idiomatic expressions in various contexts.
    The ACCORD French language course ‘A’ is open to all levels, from complete beginner to advanced. This French Intensive Course in France is available to adult students aged 16+. At ACCORD language school in Paris there is a course for everybody whatever your age! Great nationality mix in this French language course: no nationality over 12%.
    At the end of your stay you also can take an exam to get the official “Diplôme de langue et culture françaises” recognised by the Académie de Paris.
    Possibility to add afternoon classes or one to one lessons. Add one or more afternoon classes dedicated to ‘Writing & Grammar’, ‘Oral communication’ classes or the two classes dedicated to ‘French Culture and Civilisation’.
  • No hidden fees! Course Fees of this French Intensive Course in France include level testing, teaching materials and end of course certificate. Degressive prices in our French language school
  • Great location, excellent facilities near the Eiffel Tower, friendly and experienced teachers.
    French language school accredited by the official “Qualité FLE”. ACCORD French Language School is member of CAMPUS FRANCE and SOUFFLE.FLE.
  • With ACCORD, it is not only about studying French, it is a life experience!
    ACCORD: 34 years experience in teaching French as a foreign language. Founded in 1988, ACCORD is one of the leading schools in France for teaching French to foreign students and offering high quality French language courses in Paris.
    French language courses in Paris, the best way to improve your French language skills in the most beautiful city in the world!

26 Lessons

One lesson = 45 minutes

20 hours/week

One hour = 60 minutes

Maximum 14 students/class

Average: 10

Levels

Open to all levels, from complete beginner to advanced.
Read more about the language levels at ACCORD

Test

With the confirmation of your registration you will receive a self-assessment form and a written test that you must complete and return to us before the start of your course so that our teaching team can place you in a class of your level.

Course Content

Timetable: Monday to Friday, 9:00 – 13:00

The General Intensive French Course A is aimed at all students from all levels who wish to improve their language skills in General French covering everyday topics and situations.
The emphasis will be on improving confidence in speaking and listening in French in a range of everyday situations. Subjects covered in class include: topical vocabulary and language, study of grammatical structures, pronunciation and listening skills, social skills, cultural awareness, reading and writing skills, conversational French.

This is why “sorties pédagogiques” (“Walking in Paris” lessons) are regularly organised so that students are placed in an authentic environment, enabling them to practice what they have learnt in the classroom whilst exploring Paris and its culture, as well as getting a better understanding of living in Paris.

Read more about our teaching method: ACCORD’s Teaching Method

Certificate

A certificate will be given to each student at the end of the course.
Read more about our Certificate: ACCORD’s Certificate
On request, you can also receive an “End of Course Teaching Assessment”, which includes a detailed analysis of your competence in the French language. This assessment is available at a cost of 50 euros.

Diploma

At the end of your stay you also can take an exam to get the official “Diplôme de langue et culture françaises” recognised by the Académie de Paris. Exam fees: 50 euros
Sample of the Diploma can be seen HERE

2022 Dates

Starting dates for all levels, except complete beginners: any Monday (except April 18th and August 15th)

Calendar for beginners: January 10th, February 7th, March 7th, April 4th, May 2nd, June 6th, July 4th, July 18th, August 8th, September 5th, October 3rd, November 7th.

The school will be closed April 18th, May 26th, July 14th, August 15th, November 1st, November 11th and from Saturday December 17th 2022 to Sunday January 8th 2023 included. The school will open on Monday January 9th 2023

2023 Dates

Starting dates for all levels, except complete beginners: any Monday (except April 10th, May 1st, May 8th. Start dates are Tuesdays)

Calendar for beginners: January 9th, February 6th, March 6th, April 3rd, May 9th, June 5th, July 3rd, July 17th, August 7th, September 4th, October 2nd, November 6th.

The school will be closed April 10th, May 1st, May 8th, May 18th, July 14th, August 15th, November 1st and from Saturday December 16th 2023 to Sunday January 7th 2024 included. The school will open on Monday January 8th 2024

Prices

2022

1 - 4 weeks
350,00€ per week
5 - 8 weeks
330,00€ per week
9 - 12 weeks
310,00€ per week
13 + weeks
300,00€ per week

2023

1 - 4 weeks
370,00€ per week
5 - 8 weeks
350,00€ per week
9 - 12 weeks
330,00€ per week
13 + weeks
320,00€ per week

Additional information

  • No hidden fees! Course Fees include level testing, teaching materials and end of course certificate.
  • The General Intensive French Course A is available to adult students aged 16 and over all year round.