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Leaving Cert Prep Montpellier

Give your Leaving Cert preparation a head start by joining our intensive LC preparation course at our partner school in  Montpellier one of the most beautiful cities in the Languedoc-Roussillon region of France.

Your course includes 20 General French classes per week covering French grammar, vocabulary, oral expression, comprehension and reading. Your lessons will be with other international students (class size max 10) and classes are from 9am-12.15pm.  A level test on your first morning ensures that you are in the right class. and lessons are dynamic and fun. Teachers approach these lessons with dynamic and fun techniques including role-plays, discussions, newspapers articles, multi-media and group activities to ensure you make rapid progress.  

Leaving Cert Preparation classes take place over 3 afternoons (90 mins) in small groups of max 10  students. These intensive classes focus exclusively on the Leaving Cert curriculum as the native French teachers prepare students for the French Oral and Aural exam with the aid of past papers and homework to work on after class. All teachers are fully qualified and experienced in preparing students for the Leaving Certificate and you can attend the course for 2,3 or 4 weeks.

Course Features: 
Course dates:            4th June - 20th August 
Classes per week:       20 classes per week 
Optional Extras:        LC Prep course 6 classes per week 
Class duration:          45 mins
Class size:                10
Age:                         15+   
Levels:                     All levels
Accommodation:       Half-board Host Family Accommodation
Social Programme:    Included
Location: 

Montpellier is a stylish French city with a unique and lively atmosphere based in the south of France and is close to the coast with white sandy beaches.  It is a sunny city with a Mediterranean climate and young population.  The city is rich in cultural heritage with beautiful listed buildings, pedestrianised streets and a charming historical centre.  Montpellier is full of museums, cafes shops and sports amenities. 

The School

Our partner school in Montpellier is ideally located next to the central square and is surrounded by elegant 17th century architecture, bustling cafes and  stylish restaurants. All 23 classrooms in the elegant refurbished 19th century  building are equipped with computers, TVs and  free Wi-fi. The school features a dedicated study room / library, and a beautiful, sunny terrace. Established in 1998, the school is highly accredited within France, winning the international Language Star Award 4 years in a row. It is also a member of FLE, a group of quality language schools in France. Montpellier is a vibrant dynamic destination and with over 300 days of sunshine per year and beautiful beaches on your doorstep it’s the perfect location to improve your French and have a wonderful summer experience.

Accommodation: 

Staying with your French host means the learning continues long after you have left the classroom. To fully immerse you in the language and the French way of life our partner school arranges accommodation with carefully selected French hosts. The French hosts are fully vetted and inspected and are visited regularly by the schools accommodation officer and the majority have been hosting for a number of years. Your accommodation is half board, includes a twin room and all meals.

Activities: 

There are a wide range of activities to choose from.  The school specialises in organising cultural activities where you can get the chance to truly put your language skills into practice and indulge in French culture.  Below are some examples of what can be arranged:

Sample Week

Day Morning Afternoon Evening
Monday Arrival  Welcome Settle in
Tuesday French classes Montpellier City Tour Dinner
Wednesday French classes Beach Games Dinner
Thursday French classes Canoeing on the Herault River Dinner
Friday French class French Cultural Workshop Dinner
Saturday Full day Excursion Nimes/Carcassonne/Avignon/Marseille Dinner
Sunday Free day    
Good to Know: 
  • Transport card included for bus & tram for activities programme
  • Aer Lingus has direct flights every Monday and Friday
  • Under 18s must fill in a curfew form
How can I book this course?: 

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