Summer course : “French and Theatre” Avignon University

July 1 to July 22, 2016
Etudes, Avignon


Summer course : “French and Theatre”
Advanced training courses, in connection with the Theatre Festival Avignon.
The course is opened on condition a minimum number of participants are enrolled.

Summer 2016 programme
Minimum level required : Elementary (A2). The course is not suitable for beginners.
A specific programme can be offered to a group of beginners, please contact us.

French language and courses : 30 hours


  • Students are tested then placed into groups depending on their level.

  • Both oral and written skills are covered.

  • A range of communicative activities, connected with the Theatre Festival, are carried out (vox pops, interviews, creative writing ) as well as an introduction to the theatre plays planned in the cultural programme.

Theatre workshop: 15 hours
Voice and movement, improvisation, reading and acting.
The workshop will lead to a performance, which will conclude the course.

Theatre programme
2 shows from the IN and OFF festivals.

> Guided tour of Avignon,
> Visit of the Popes Palace and the famous bridge « le pont d'Avignon »

Course completion certificate and 6 ECTS credits (can be delivered on request and are subject to subject to regular attendance).

Fees 2016
> € 650 for students.
> € 800 for other applicants.

The SDL can help you find accommodation (in student residences or with host families).

Please note that demand for accommodation in Avignon is high in July, therefore it is necessary to start inquiring long before the start of the course.