23252
Quebec

Parlez Français: Language Immersion in Rural Québec

Immerse yourself in the language, history and culture of rural Québec as you practice French during classroom studies, excursions and field trips to Montréal and Québec City.
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Program No. 23252RJ
Length
20 days
Starts at
3,529

At a Glance

Parlez-vous français? You certainly will by the end of this 18-day university-level language study in the heart of French Canada. Brush up on your conversational French as you dive deep into the language, history and culture of Québec during an extended stay in the rural village of Glen Sutton. Break into groups based on ability to study French with instructors each morning, use what you’ve learned in the classroom on afternoon excursions and weekend field trips and relax with French films in the evenings. This wonderful study abroad-like experience is the perfect mix of regional studies, art, music and outdoor pursuits in a beautiful natural setting.
Activity Level
Keep the Pace
Two walking excursions up to 2 miles at a moderate pace; bicycling (option to ride in van or alternate activity).
Small Group
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 10 to 24 participants.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Learn from University French instructors, and dine with French-speaking locals to practice your language skills during meal times and learn about daily life in rural Québec.
  • Enjoy afternoon excursions on most days, ranging from a cooking demonstration and winery visit to a bike rides, boat rides and nature walks.
  • Take overnight field trips to Montréal and Québec City to explore museums, parks, gardens, historic architecture and more.

General Notes

Students will be screened prior to arrival to determine their best experience level - intermediate or advanced - within the spectrum of Intermediate French. Small groups (9-12) per instructor). Participants must have a working knowledge of French, this program is not suitable for beginners.
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Isabelle Sauve
Isabelle completed her bachelor’s degree at Institut Cardinal Leger et Mont St. Louis in 1968. She has been teaching French as a second language for 41 years.

Please note: This expert may not be available for every date of this program.

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