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CIDEF- Centre International d'Etudes Françaises

Since 1947 - 1200 students per year

Established in 1947, the Cidef is situated in the city centre of Angers (Université Catholique de l’Ouest).1200 foreign students from over 50 different nationalities study there every year.

The CIDEF offers a large choice of language services:2 semesters, 3 intensive programs (summer), taylor made courses, a large choice of language classes with many different options, various exam preparations (TCF, Delf, Dalf, CCIP…). Newly renovated and technically equipped building on campus offering recent software solutions .

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Services

  • Accommodation
  • Activities, excursions
  • Cafeteria
  • Study resources

Accommodations

  • Host family
  • Rented room
  • Room in student hostel

   

Examination center

  • Preparation to DELF/DALF / TCF TP / TCF ANF / CCI - Exam center for TCF TP / TCF ANF/ CCI

Course

General French
Intensive French during the academic year
 
 
Public : adults | 17 years old
Duration : 21hours / week
Level : Complete beginner to C2 - mastery or proficiency
Number of students : 20

French language and culture program: French language, culture and specialist courses

Students can join CIDEF for a trimester (October to December) or for a semester (February to June or October to January).  The lessons are built on a communicative and task-based aproach to encourage the autonomy of the learner (personalized multimedia course).

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Professional French
Professional and specific French language courses
 
 
Public : adults | 17 years old
Duration : 20hours / week
Level : A2 - waystage or elementary to C2 - mastery or proficiency
Number of students : 20

Discover French language through specific professions and areas

In addition to general French courses you can follow specific French courses in the areas of fashion / tourism / business / socioeconomic studies / French for academic purposes

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General French
Summer intensive program
 
 
Public : adults | 17 years old
Duration : 20hours / week
Level : Complete beginner to C2 - mastery or proficiency
Number of students : 20

Learn French through sociocultural activities and together with French as a foreign language Master students students

One month summer intensive program (July, August, September): language classes; oral expression; French culture; socio-cultural activities; day trip excursion at the weekend; possibility to book your meals on campus

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Teacher training
Teacher training
 
 
Public : adults | 18 years old
Duration : 15hours / week
Level : B1- threshold or intermediate to C2 - mastery or proficiency

Teacher training programme through online modules for teachers or futur teachers of French as a foreign language

Teachers can study through online modules different aspects of learning strategies, course preparation, grammar, games and activities for the classroom, calssroom dynamics…. It is possible to obtain a one year certificate, programme avaiable from January 2018

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