64 hours

over 4 weeks

for all levels

from A1 Breakthrough to C2 Mastery

16 hours

per week

One month intensive french courses: February and June

Lettres et Langues

The one month intensive programme is aimed at all international students including adults, technicians and researchers who wish to acquire and improve their skills in spoken and written French and/or prepare for DELF and DALF.

ILCF - FRENCH LANGUAGE AND CULTURE INSTITUTE-Lyon
An one month intensive French programme for all levels

Description :

Courses are oriented towards the development of oral and written expression and comprehension skills. Achievement of autonomy in the use of French requires the acquisition of grammar, vocabulary and specific aspects of French culture. A variety of linguistic activities are offered to students and involve the use of specific methods, exercise books and real-life documents: press, adverts, cartoons, written texts, videos… The courses require students to participate on an active basis.

Public :

This programme is aimed at all international students including adults, technicians and researchers… regardless of their level of French, who wish to:
– acquire and improve their skills in spoken and written French
– and/or prepare for DELF and DALF.

The ILCF teaches students in groups (of 18 to 24 students) according to their level: A1 Breakthrough > A2 Waystage > B1 Threshold > B2 Vantage > C1 Effective Operational Proficiency > C2 Mastery

Course length:

64 hours over 4 weeks – 16 hours per week

The intensive programme includes 16 hours of teaching each week :
Levels A1 to B2: 64 hours of common curriculum

The courses are taught on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays in the mornings and/or afternoons.

Education certificate:

The training is completed by a Certificate of French language and culture in relation with The Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CECRL).
The following examinations can also be taken depending on the schedule: DELF and DALF during studies at the ILCF, depending on the schedule.

Level test

On the first day of each session, students are required to take a test to evaluate their oral and written skills, so that they can be allocated to the correct group.

Validation of credits

Assessment method: continuous assessment
Validation: 8 university credits or ECTS

Schedule 2020/2021

February: from 1 to 26 February 2021
June: from 2 to 29 June 2021

Prices 2020/2021

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How to register for ILCF-Lyon?

  • Choice 1: You can fill out the form online
  • Choice 2: You can send back pre-enrolment form by post
  • Choice 3: You can send back pre-enrolment form by email

I sign up

This pre-enrolment is necessary to start the visa process. Enrollment will be completed whilst paying the remaining balance at your arrival in France.