Summer course "French and Theatre" from July 1st to July 22nd, 2016.
Development of French language skills, in connection with the Theatre Festival of Avignon.
Minimum level required: Elementary (A2). The course is not suitable for beginners. A specific programme can be offered to a group of beginners, please contact us.
French language classes: 30 hours
Students are tested then placed into groups depending on their level. Both oral and written skills are covered, after a needs analysis based on the initial placement tests. A range of communicative activities, connected with the Theatre Festival, are carried out (vox pops, interviews, creative writing), as well as an introduction to the theatre plays planned in the cultural programme.
Theatre workshop: 15 hours
Voice and movement, improvisation, then work from text. The workshop will lead to a performance, which will conclude the course.
French Theate History: 5 hours
In connection with the shows planned in the theatre programme.
Visits and Excursions:
Guided tour of Avignon, visit of the Popes Palace and the famous bridge "le Pont d'Avignon". One-day excursion in the heart of the Provence is also included.
Course completion certificate. 7 ECTS credits (upon request and subject to regular attendance).
€650 for students under age of 28 (deadline October 1st, 1988);
€800 for other applicants.
You want to participate? To do so, please send us back the inscription form 2016. The course is opened on condition a minimum number of participants are enrolled.
Accommodation: The Language Centre can help you find accomodation. Please note that demand for accommodation in Avignon is high in July. Therefore it is necessary to start inquiring long before the startof the course.