API in Paris, France: Intensive Language Studies summer (ICP)
Founded in 1948, the ILCF (Institut de Langue et de Cultures Françaises) is a department within the Institut Catholique de Paris. Courses are available in French and in English at the ILCF. The ILCF welcomes more than 2,000 foreign students each year, representing more than 60 different nationalities.
Students take 21 hours of class per week. During the June session, coursework will be comprised exclusively of French language study in the mornings from 9am – 12pm Monday through Friday, as well as, in the afternoons on Tuesdays and Thursdays. During the July session, students will have French language study in the mornings Monday through Friday (18 hours per week), along with phonetics classes on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons (3 hours per week).
Cultural topics are covered within the language courses, making this a well-rounded language program. Students complete a total of 84 contact hours for the summer session.