Short Term Winter Semester Program

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This program is suitable for Aupairs and long term students and for people who wish to have intensive training in order to improve their French. . The online test is requested upon registration. A pre-registration certificate is issued upon registration.

Contact us for your VISA procedure.

  • Group sorted according to levels, 12 people maximum
  • Upon your arrival you will also be given a welcome folder with your timetable and useful information about the town and of the region
  • Our ‘e-learning’ platform allows you to practice using your tablet, your computer or your phone at any time. This interface offers 16 languages to learn, with personalised exercises related to the level and the progress of the student. There are various fun activities and modules designed for practicing both written and oral articulation, with unlimited access for three months
  • Free unlimited WIFI on ALFMED premises
  • Free access to the Café and ALFMED garden
  • ALFMED student card issued upon the first week of arrival
  • Accommodation in ALFMED residences available.

See also our DATES 2020

** Winter Semester  program: from 7th September 2020 to 08th January 2021

This program consists of 19 weeks, it includes :
Linguistic Immersion

  • 4 weeks Intensive course (60h) from September 7th to October 2th
  • During the mornings from 9am to 12pm
  • 15 weeks Extensive program from October 6th 2020 to January 8th 2021
  • Tuesday and Thursday afternoons, from 1pm to 3pm
  • Three months unlimited access to our e-learning platform  KeepSchool

Cultural Immersion

5 cultural outings with the class in the town of Perpignan and its surroundings

> 2 Cinema Workshops

> Graduation ceremony aperitif

Language assessment

TCF TP Training – French Assessment (Test de Connaissance de Français Tout Public)

4 hours of preparation Mock TFC Exam in January 2021 (for those staying 1 semester)

  • TCF TP Exam (for those staying 1 semester) 
  • Diploma issued by the CIEP Paris, ALFMED is an official examination centre
  • Valid diploma for registration into French Universities
  • Level certificate issued by ALFMED according to the CEFRL

** 10 weeks Program : from October 12th to December 18th

  • 5 weeks Intensive course– 72 hours during the mornings : From 12th to 16th October (15 hours), from 19th to 23th October (15 hours), from 26th to 30th October (12 hours), from 2th to 6th November (18 hours), + 1 week from 14th to 18th December.
  • 4h Extensive course per week – 20 hours Tuesday and Thursday afternoons from  9th November to 10th December 2020
  • Group according to level, 12 people maximum
  •  ALFMED E-learning platform : personal (id pwd) and unlimited access (150h average)
     Exploration session done over the first week with the Teacher
     Obligatory Online assessment test  is done over the first session, the platform utilizes artificial intelligence to closely personalize content to the needs of each student
  •  2 ALFMED Cinema workshops: 4h
  •  5 cultural outings with the class in the town of Perpignan and its surroundings: 10h

 School holidays:

1 week in October (from November 12th to November 13th)

3 weeks in December (from December 19th to January 3th)

Total cost of the Winter Semester 2020:  1 150 euros 

DATES 2020

The semester fees are to be paid at the beginning of each semester. Enroll at ALFMED or by phone wih Nadia Ackermann.

The TCF TP exam is included in the price.


Short Term Winter Semester ProgramStudent card issued upon arrival. A training certificate attesting the French level is  issued at the end of the course.



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