Language course French in Lyon

Lyon Bleu International

Our partner school Lyon Bleu International is a private school which offers French courses since 1999. The school is located in a nice building in the heart of the city. It is situated in a stylish neighborhood close to the historical centre and the Business district.  It offers a harmonious and convivial environment giving rise to learn French in the most efficient manner.

Key features of our partner French school in Lyon

  • Member of Groupement FLE and IALC
  • 14 fully equipped classrooms
  • book and Video/DVD library
  • free internet access
  • Minimum age: 18 years

Social Programme

Besides French classes, our partner school Lyon Bleu International offers numerous activities for participants, including:

  • Guided tours through Lyon
  • Visits to museums
  • Food tasting
  • Cooking workshop
  • Picnics
  • Concerts

The aspects of the everyday French life are dealt with in vocabulary classes and practical activities. Lyon itself is a culturally and very active city throughout the entire year offering a lot of events. Information about shows, concerts, exhibitions, theatre, and cinema can be obtained within the school.

Intensive

The intensive courses are suitable for all levels of French and consist of 15 or 25 lessons per week, 45 minutes each; taught in groups of maximum 12 students.
 
The main part of the course (15 lessons) are dedicated to comprehensive French covering all areas of the French language including Vocabulary, Spoken and Written Expression, Grammar, Listening, and Comprehension.

The minimum level for the course with 15 lessons is elementary.

The 25 lessons course includes additionally one extra lesson of general French per day plus one French Workshop per day in the morning or in the afternoon according to your level.

The workshops are composed of specific aspects of the language you wish to improve. These aspects might be phonetics, conversation, written expression, song, cinema, press and TV, dictation, focus on grammar or the French culture.

Complete beginners are welcome for the 25 lessons course for a minimum of 2 weeks according official start dates.

Minimum age is 18 year .

Prices 2017

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
15
25
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 6 weeks 8 weeks 10 weeks 12 weeks 16 weeks 20 weeks 24 weeks  
Intensive without accommodation 205 355 505 655 955 1255 1555 1855 2295 2855 3415
Intensive with short-term studio, single room, no meals 530 904 1320 1736 2363
Intensive with long-term studio, single room, no meals 2500 3100 3695 4610 5735 6860
Intensive with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 400 690 980 1270 1850 2390 2960 3530 4430 5510 6590
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 460 810 1160 1510 2210 2870 3560 4250 5390 6710 8030
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 6 weeks 8 weeks 10 weeks 12 weeks 16 weeks 20 weeks 24 weeks  
Intensive without accommodation 280 505 730 955 1405 1775 2205 2635 3255 4055 4855
Intensive with short-term studio, single room, no meals 605 1054 1545 2036 2813
Intensive with long-term studio, single room, no meals 3020 3750 4475 5570 6935 8300
Intensive with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 475 840 1205 1570 2300 2910 3610 4310 5390 6710 8030
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 535 960 1385 1810 2660 3390 4210 5030 6350 7910 9470
Starting dates:  

beginner : 09/01, 20/02, 06/03, 18/04, 12/06, 03/07, 14/08, 09/10, 04/12
from beginner : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

For the intensive 15, an elementary level of French is required.

Complete beginners can participate in the intensive course of 25 lessons but this course has a minimum length of 2 weeks for complete beginners and has official starting dates.

Info host family:  

When staying in a host family, you need to pay a deposit of € 150,-

Info short-term studio:  

The minimum age for the short-term studio is 18.
The prices of the studios may vary according to date and availability. Please contact to confirm final price.

Tourist tax:  

ca. €1,00 per night, invoiced by StudyTravel

Info long-term studio:  

The minimum age for the short-term studio is 18.

The prices of the studios may vary according to date and availability. Please contact to confirm final price.

Please note that for stays of longer than two months, extra costs may apply such as administrative costs for the residence (€300,- for stays from 12 weeks or more), additional costs for final cleaning on departure (approx. € 33, -), compulsory accommodation insurance (approx. €70) and costs for electricity consumption and internet. It may be that you have to pay a deposit (amount depends on the duration of your stay). The deposit will be refunded after the course when you return the key, provided there is no damage in the apartment. Please contact us for more information.

Tourist tax:  

ca. €1,00 per night, invoiced by StudyTravel

Transfer:  

€75

The price stated here is for an airport transfer upon arrival at Lyon St. Exupéry Airport.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • use of teaching material
  • certificate of attendance

In 2017 the school is closed on 01/01/2017 - 08/01/2017, 17/04/2017, 01/05/2017, 08/05/2017, 25/05/2017, 14/07/2017, 15/08/2017, 01/11/2017, 15/12/2017 - 08/01/2018.

Combined

The combined course combines perfectly the dynamics of group classes with individually tailored private lessons. A very flexible formula, ideal for those who have a limited time available to reach their objectives.

15 lessons of intensive course + 5 one-to-one lessons per week are included. The minimum level is elementary.

Minimum age is 18 year .

Prices 2017

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12 per group
Number of lessons per week:
20
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks  
Combined without accommodation 390 725 1060 1395
Combined with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 585 1060 1535 2010
Combined with host family, single room, halfboard 645 1180 1715 2250
Combined with short-term studio, single room, no meals 715 1274 1875 2476
Starting dates:  

intermediate : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

An elementary level of French is required.

Info host family:  

When staying in a host family, you need to pay a deposit of € 150,-

Info short-term studio:  

The minimum age for the short-term studio is 18.
The prices of the studios may vary according to date and availability. Please contact to confirm final price.

Tourist tax:  

ca. €1,00 per night, invoiced by StudyTravel

Transfer:  

€75

The price stated here is for an airport transfer upon arrival at Lyon St. Exupéry Airport.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • use of teaching material
  • certificate of attendance

In 2017 the school is closed on 01/01/2017 - 08/01/2017, 17/04/2017, 01/05/2017, 08/05/2017, 25/05/2017, 14/07/2017, 15/08/2017, 01/11/2017, 15/12/2017 - 08/01/2018.

French & Cookery

The French & Cookery course is a 15 lessons intensive course combined with a weekly cooking programme. The 2 week French & Cookery course includes 1 meal at a restaurant or with a French family, 2 cuisine/gastronomy visits, 1 workshopswith demonstration and tasting and 1 wine tasting.

Discover traditional recipes of « Cuisine Lyonnaise » and more general French gastronomy in a practical workshop with demonstration and tasting. A diverse programme of visits based on cuisine and gastronomy which allow students to discover French cooking traditions and the world renowned Lyonnaise specialities.
Combined with lunch or dinner in a typical restaurant in Lyon. 

The minimum level of French is elementary.

Minimum age is 18 year .

Prices 2017

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Max. 12 per group
Number of lessons per week:
20
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks  
French & Cookery without accommodation 300 545
French & Cookery with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 495 880
French & Cookery with host family, single room, halfboard 555 1000
French & Cookery with short-term studio, single room, no meals 625 1094
Starting dates:  

intermediate : 16/01, 13/03, 15/05, 12/06, 17/07, 11/09, 16/10, 04/12

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

An elementary level of French is required.

The 2 week French & Cookery course includes 1 meal at a restaurant or with a French family, 2 cuisine/gastronomy visits, 1 workshopswith demonstration and tasting and 1 wine tasting.

Info host family:  

When staying in a host family, you need to pay a deposit of € 150,-

Info short-term studio:  

The minimum age for the short-term studio is 18.
The prices of the studios may vary according to date and availability. Please contact to confirm final price.

Tourist tax:  

ca. €1,00 per night, invoiced by StudyTravel

Transfer:  

€75

The price stated here is for an airport transfer upon arrival at Lyon St. Exupéry Airport.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • use of teaching material
  • certificate of attendance

In 2017 the school is closed on 01/01/2017 - 08/01/2017, 17/04/2017, 01/05/2017, 08/05/2017, 25/05/2017, 14/07/2017, 15/08/2017, 01/11/2017, 15/12/2017 - 08/01/2018.

French & Culture

The French and Culture course combines an intensive French course of 15 lessons and a programme of discovery of French culture in and around the historically charged city of Lyon. 3 cultural activities are included per week.

This programme is designed to help you to discover French history and culture while encouraging you to practice and speak French in a uniquely French context. The cultural programme is adapted according to each season and takes advantage of the programme of events presented by the official Office of Tourism of the City of Lyon.

The minimum level of French is elementary.

Minimum age is 18 year .

Prices 2017

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12 per group
Number of lessons per week:
20
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks  
French & Culture without accommodation 300 545
French & Culture with host family, single room, halfboard 555 1000
French & Culture with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 495 880
French & Culture with short-term studio, single room, no meals 625 1094
Starting dates:  

intermediate : 16/01, 13/03, 15/05, 12/06, 17/07, 11/09, 16/10, 04/12

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

An elementary level of French is required.

Info host family:  

When staying in a host family, you need to pay a deposit of € 150,-

Info short-term studio:  

The minimum age for the short-term studio is 18.
The prices of the studios may vary according to date and availability. Please contact to confirm final price.

Tourist tax:  

ca. €1,00 per night, invoiced by StudyTravel

Transfer:  

€75

The price stated here is for an airport transfer upon arrival at Lyon St. Exupéry Airport.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • use of teaching material
  • certificate of attendance

In 2017 the school is closed on 01/01/2017 - 08/01/2017, 17/04/2017, 01/05/2017, 08/05/2017, 25/05/2017, 14/07/2017, 15/08/2017, 01/11/2017, 15/12/2017 - 08/01/2018.

One-to-One

One-to-one French classes are perfect for those searching for an entirely tailor made French programme, a more intensive learning experience, or to work on a particular aspect of the French language.

A tailor made schedule is possible and you can start the course every Monday.

Minimum age is 18 year .

Prices 2017

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 1 per group
Number of lessons per week:
20
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks  
One-to-One without accommodation 865 1640
One-to-One with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1060 1975
One-to-One with host family, single room, halfboard 1120 2095
One-to-One with short-term studio, single room, no meals 1190 2189
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Info host family:  

When staying in a host family, you need to pay a deposit of € 150,-

Info short-term studio:  

The minimum age for the short-term studio is 18.
The prices of the studios may vary according to date and availability. Please contact to confirm final price.

Tourist tax:  

ca. €1,00 per night, invoiced by StudyTravel

Transfer:  

€75

The price stated here is for an airport transfer upon arrival at Lyon St. Exupéry Airport.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • use of teaching material
  • certificate of attendance

In 2017 the school is closed on 01/01/2017 - 08/01/2017, 17/04/2017, 01/05/2017, 08/05/2017, 25/05/2017, 14/07/2017, 15/08/2017, 01/11/2017, 15/12/2017 - 08/01/2018.

DELF / DALF

The DELF/DALF course combines regular group classes with individually tailored private lessons in which you can prepare for the DELF/DALF exam.
15 lessons of intensive course + 5 one-to-one lessons per week focussed on DELF/DALF preparation are included. The minimum level is elementary.

 

To read more about the DELF / DALF examinations please click here. 

Minimum age is 18 year .

Prices 2017

By clicking on a price, the booking form will be filled out automatically.

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12 / 1 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks  
DELF / DALF without accommodation 390 725 1060
DELF / DALF with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 585 1060 1535
DELF / DALF with host family, single room, halfboard 645 1180 1715
DELF / DALF with short-term studio, single room, no meals 715 1274 1875
Starting dates:  

intermediate : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Exam fees:  

ca. €120, to be paid directly on arrival

Info host family:  

When staying in a host family, you need to pay a deposit of € 150,-

Info short-term studio:  

The minimum age for the short-term studio is 18.
The prices of the studios may vary according to date and availability. Please contact to confirm final price.

Tourist tax:  

ca. €1,00 per night, invoiced by StudyTravel

Transfer:  

€75

The price stated here is for an airport transfer upon arrival at Lyon St. Exupéry Airport.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • use of teaching material
  • certificate of attendance

In 2017 the school is closed on 01/01/2017 - 08/01/2017, 17/04/2017, 01/05/2017, 08/05/2017, 25/05/2017, 14/07/2017, 15/08/2017, 01/11/2017, 15/12/2017 - 08/01/2018.

Host family

Staying in a host family while sharing and participating in their day to day life means experiencing the French culture from a unique point of view. Families are carefullly selected in terms of professionalism and their wish to meet and exchange with foreign French language learners.

You will stay in an individual room and share the bathroom and kitchen facilities with the host family. You can decide for breakfast only or half board.

Short-term studio

The short-term studios in Lyon are single-use apartments available up to 8 weeks. They are modern, fully equipped and furnished with individual kitchen and bathroom.
The maximum distance to school is 30 minutes by foot.

Long-term studio

The long-term studios in Lyon are single-use apartments available from 8 weeks or more. They are modern, fully equipped and furnished with individual kitchen and bathroom. Long-term studios are located about 20–25 minutes (by bus and subway) from the school and city centre.

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Learn French in Lyon, France, a major European city and with the capital of the Rhòne-Alpes region and 1.200.000 inhabitants the second largest city within France. It is set in the picturesque Burgundy region, on the Rhone and Soane Rivers. The city is ideally located between Northern and Southern Europe and has been a major corssroads for exchange of all kinds. Lyon dates back to 2000 years and this time has left their marks on the cityscape from the most ancient of roman ruins to the most modern architectures. In 1998 Lyon received the status of  World Heritage making it famous as a historic city and tourist destination.

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July 27 15 9
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Oct 17 8 4
Nov 10 3 3
Dec 6 0 2
Jan 6 0 2
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Mar 12 3 5
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