AIFS Abroad

AIFS Study Abroad in Cannes, France
Summer 2022
Course Descriptions

   

All students take a language course. Fifteen hours of instruction are given each week. Recommended credit hours are shown in parentheses and are dependent on length of program selected.

Morning classes
Course Code and Credits: French 180 (4) (8) (12) Cours Elémentaire/CIC levels A1.0-A1.3
Course Title: Intensive French Language: Elementary
Course Description:
This first-year college-level course, for beginners and students with up to 2 years of high school French, concentrates on grammar, conversation, phonetics and writing practice.
Course Code and Credits: French 280 (4) (8) (12) Cours Intermédiaire/CIC levels A2.1-B1.1
Course Title: Intensive French Language: Intermediate
Course Description:
Vocabulary, grammar, composition, phonetics and techniques of written expression.
Course Code and Credits: French 380 (4) (8) (12) Cours Intermédiaire II/CIC levels B1.2-B2.2
Course Title:  Intensive French Language: Upper Intermediate 
Course Description:
Sequence of tenses, moods and subordinate clauses. Objectives include acquiring informal, colloquial and refined levels of language and writing styles. French civilization is studied along social, political, economic and cultural themes.
Course Code and Credits: French 480 (4) (8) (12) Cours Avancé/CIC levels B2.3-C2
Course Title: Intensive French Language: Advanced 
Course Description:
Structural exercises in grammar and correct use of commercial, administrative, journalistic, familiar, colloquial and formal forms. French civilization is studied along social, political, economic and cultural themes.

Elective Class
Course Code and Credits: French 102/202/302/402 (1)
Course Title:
Course Description:
This course meets for 24 hours total in July only and is recommended for one credit. It is for students who wish to increase their communicative competence with additional hours of language instruction. Please note that this class is taught in the afternoon.