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Click here for a definition of this term Language of Instruction: French Housing Option: Apartment, Homestay, On-Campus Housing/Residential Hall
Area of Study/Major: French Language
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France: IFALPES, Annecy

Overview

The Institute Franc¸ais des Alpes (IFALPES) is a leading French language training institute that operates in cooperation with institutes and academic institutions both in France and abroad. IFALPES has the "Qualite´ FLE" accreditation from the French Ministry of Education. IFALPES is located in the French Alps. The diverse student body is comprised of international students from all over the world. IFALPES offers intensive French language programs at all levels: beginner, intermediate, and advanced. All courses are taught in French using the Direct Method style of language instruction and are specifically designed for those interested in learning or becoming more proficient in French. Teaching methods are based on active participation by students, and the scope of the program includes understanding, speaking, reading, writing, and cross-cultural studies. Annecy sits at the foot of the alpine massifs on the purest lake in Europe and has breath-taking scenery.

 
Location

Known as the "Venice of the Alps" with its canals, historic downtown, lakes, national parks, castles, and famous hotels and restaurants, the town of Annecy is an exciting place for students to live.

 
CCIS

The College Consortium for International Studies (CCIS), a partnership of colleges and universities—two and four year, large and small, public and private, domestic and foreign—encompasses the broad spectrum of international higher education. CCIS members sponsor a variety of programs, notably study abroad programs and professional development seminars for faculty and administrators, which are designed to enhance international/intercultural perspectives within the academic community.




To apply for this program, please visit www.ccisabroad.org for an application. You must make an appointment with the study abroad advisor to review your application prior to submission. Appointments can be made by calling the Center for International Education and Programs at 847-214-7809.

Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2020 11/15/2019 12/15/2019 01/06/2020 04/18/2020
Summer 2020 02/15/2020 03/15/2020 TBA TBA
Fall 2020 05/15/2020 06/15/2020 TBA TBA
Spring 2021 10/15/2020 11/15/2020 TBA TBA