Short Term Language Exchange - University of Lausanne (January)

Short Term Language Exchange - University of Lausanne (January)

The University of Lausanne - UNIL’s Cours de Vacances has been running since 1895 is committed to the teaching of French to non-French speakers. Students will gain credit towards their Macquarie award program and enhance their language skills through this three-week language immersion program.

Taking place at UNIL from 29 January 2018 until 16 February 2018 this course, which adopts a task-based approach, is for MQ intermediate and advanced French studies (200 and 300-level) students. The course combines intensive French language classes with a small taste of culture and history of Lausanne and Switzerland. Approx. 20 hours of lessons per week will include a focus on general language skills, core grammatical structures, basic vocabulary etc..

Country: Switzerland, Europe
Program Dates: 29 January 2018 - 16 February 2018
Program Credit: FRN231 or FRN331
Application Deadline: 28 August 2016 or until all available places have been exhausted
Places available: Twelve (12)
Type of program: Short term
Length of Program: 1 month
Language of Instruction: French
More Information: Please refer to this website University of Lausanne

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for this program, you must meet the following criteria:

  • Admitted in an undergraduate degree at Macquarie University with relevance to this program
  • Enrolled in French Intermediate or Advanced II and have completed French Intermediate or Advanced I at the time of assessment
  • Students must have minimum GPA 2.0/4.0 or 4.0/7.0 at time of assessment
  • Completed a minimum 12 credit points at Macquarie University at time of assessment
  • Satisfy other criteria specified in the Student Exchange Policy

How to apply

Important notes:

Insurance: Travel insurance must be purchased for duration of the trip. More information will be given to successful applicants.

Tuition Fee: Successful applicants will be enrolled into a corresponding Macquarie unit, for which a standard tuition fee applies.

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Summary
UNIL’s Cours de Vacances has been running since 1895 is committed to the teaching of French to non-French speakers. Students will gain credit towards their Macquarie award program and enhance their language skills through this three-week language immersion program.

Area of study
Society, history and languages

Eligibility
Has a GPA requirement

Tags
Macquarie, Undergraduate, Intermediate and advanced French language, Exchange, Short term, Lausanne, Switzerland, Swiss

Benefits
Travel Grant

Value
AU$1,500 minimum

Phone
No phone entered

Email
mi.exchange@mq.edu.au

Apply URL
https://mqedu.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_6xtWaFwZoUxHDQ9

Closing dates URL
http://www.mq.edu.au/study/international-students/scholarships/muis/vcis-closing-dates

Level of study
Undergraduate

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