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GENERAL WORK EXPERIENCE

This program is aimed at international students who would like to improve their French language skills and gain practical work skills without much prior experience necessary. The placements are between two and four weeks and are within the fields of administration, hospitality or retail.

STUDY AREA INTERNSHIPS

This program is aimed at students who would like to gain practical work skills within their chosen field in a foreign country. This program is suited to business, technical, health care and other specialty high schools or training schools.The placements are often also between two and four weeks however can be up to 16 weeks if required. We have opportunities in everything from health care to engineering to business marketing for the right students.

WEEK 1

SUNDAY

Arrival Day

MONDAY

Internship introduction &
city tour

TUESDAY

Internship

WEDNSEDAY

Internship & Go to the market

THURSDAY

Internship

FRIDAY

Internship & French movie night

SATURDAY

Day trip Lyon

SUNDAY

End of first week, departure of teachers

WEEK 2 and 3

During weeks 2 & 3 there are only 2 scheduled cultural events for students and the internship runs Monday to Friday.

WEEK 4

SUNDAY

day trip to Ambronay

MONDAY

Internship &  Visit the Parc de la Tete d’Or

TUESDAY

Internship & Hike up the Forviere Hill

WEDNSEDAY

Internship

THURSDAY

Internship & visit to the art museum

FRIDAY

last day of Internship, Certificates & Awards Ceremony, Farewell Meeting

SATURDAY

Day at leisure in Nice

SUNDAY

Departure day

BASIC 4 week PACKAGE
from 1050 euros
flights & transfers
apartment accommodation (surcharge for host family)
including internship placement
APPLY HERE
ACTIVITY 4 week PACKAGE
from 1190 euros
including internship placement
flights & transfers
apartment accommodation (surcharge for host family)
Activity program
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BASIC 2 week PACKAGE
from 790 euros
flights & transfers
apartment accommodation (surcharge for host family)
including internship placement
APPLY HERE
ACTIVITY 2 week PACKAGE
from 890 euros
including internship placement
flights & transfers
apartment accommodation (surcharge for host family)
Activity program
APPLY HERE

EXAMPLE LYON ACTIVITIES

Welcome party  where you will be able to get to know the staff and international classmates

Guided city tour in French that takes you through the historical city centre “Presqu’ile” and he surroundings of the language school. Features an introductory talk in French, about the most important sights and places in the old town

Visit a company situated in Lyon – decide for yourself what kind of business you would like to see

Hike up the Forviere Hill During this short hike up the Forviere Hill you will have the opportunity to enjoy the view of the surrounding city

Visit the Parc de la Tete d’Or This picturesque park is ideal for a picnic and group activities out in nature when it is nice outside. Additionally, the premises hold an animal park, a beautiful rose garden, a botanic garden and a lake

Visit the Musee des Beaux-Arts With brilliant exhibits from ancient Greece, Rome and Egypt, as well as exhibits from France’s past

Go to the market and try local produce

Film screening in the evening of a French film

Internship placement

Flights there and back

All transfers in Lyon

Accommodation in double room apartments or host family

Optional language course

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