Refunds available until 30 days before the course start date.
Strict COVID safety rules followed.
Please check the course dates carefully as each course's schedule and holidays may be different.
Weekly course hours – 15
Age Range - 13-17 yrs
Provide your child a chance to greet new cultures, ideas and possibilities in different languages. The French Summer Camp at Montreux - Riviera at the Alpadia Language School is possibly the perfect gateway to the French language.
The French Summer Camp at Montreux is for all levels - from beginner to advanced, for children aged 13-17 years. By the modern, well designed, intensive course in small, supervised groups, within the superb facilities of the Alpadia School, students get to practice what they’ve learned in person while living at a local, French-speaking homestay! In addition, the program includes world-famous cultural events, outdoor leisure activities, trips to Caillers Chocolate Factory, Gruyères village, Vevey and Lausanne. Isn’t it “parfait!”?
The French Summer Camp at Montreux-Riviera is held at one of the Alpadia Language Schools by Kaplan International Languages.
Alpadia Language Schools by Kaplan International Languages have been expanding the horizons of students since 1996. By the support of Kaplan International Languages, one of the world’s largest, most diverse education providers, The Alpadia school group offers French, German and English courses across age groups in various locations like Switzerland, Germany, France and UK.
Alpadia Language Schools by Kaplan International offer students exciting activities not just for the sheer joy but an integral part of the language learning journey. Whether your child is living with a local family, or they’re discovering the amazing attractions of the host country, via practice, discussion and debate, they emerge with an in-depth knowledge of French culture.
The French Summer Camp at Montreux-Riviera sits on a beautiful mountain resort at an altitude of 1,000m (3280 ft). On campus, several indoor and outdoor sports areas, communal spaces to socialize and bright, spacious classrooms welcome students.
Montreux is famous for its gorgeous climate. The Swiss summer has moderate temperatures with highs of up to 28 deg C (82 F)and lows above 18 deg C (64 F). Plenty of sunshine, blue skies, fresh Alpine air and incredible opportunities for sport and cultural activities such as world renowned Montreux Jazz Festival. Students who sign up for week 1 may get the chance to attend the festival. Let’s go!
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The French language lessons follow a curriculum* specifically designed for young learners. This is conducted by experienced teachers in groups no larger than 15 students.
The students arrive to begin the French Summer Camp at Montreux-Riviera on Sundays. Departures take place on Saturdays.
French lessons are held in small groups every morning between 8:30 am and 12:30 pm with a weekly test on Friday.
The French Summer Camp at Montreux- Riviera focuses on speaking and listening skills, reading, writing, vocabulary and grammar. Students must undertake collaborative projects that encourage creativity, time management and leadership.
From 2 pm to 6 pm on weekdays, students will be offered a mix of activities - sport, cultural, adventure, the arts - that are immersive experiences.
Evenings are for socializing with the host family, having barbecues at the beach, or even attending the Montreux Jazz Festival.
*Students have the option of adding 5 weekly private lessons of 45 minutes each to their course package.
Teachers at the French Summer Camp at Montreux- Riviera are trained to teach French to young children by working in tandem with the Kaplan International principles - in other words, the global education program personalized for your child.
Each teacher is certified and has previous teaching experience, excellent communication skills, the ability to be flexible and adapt to individual student needs. They are also hired for their excellent organisational skills.
Faculty and experts, whether they’re teaching staff or managing the extra curricular activities at the camp are part of a wonderful community. They understand that every step of a student’s journey is important, and every student is unique. They are committed to helping them to find their own path.
Any course for a student under the age of 18 includes a transportation option.
Our packages are designed to be all-inclusive. We will contact you after checkout with info of exact items included.
Refunds are available until 30 days before the course starts.
Strict COVID safety rules followed.
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|The French Summer ...||7/17/2022||7/31/2022||2 weeks||CHF 2,840.00|
|The French Summer ...||7/24/2022||8/7/2022||2 weeks||CHF 2,840.00|
|The French Summer Camp at Montreux - Riviera > Standard > 1 Week > 03-Jul-22 to 10-Jul-22|
|The French Summer Camp at Montreux - Riviera > Standard > 1 Week > 10-Jul-22 to 17-Jul-22|
|The French Summer Camp at Montreux - Riviera > Standard > 1 Week > 17-Jul-22 to 24-Jul-22|
|The French Summer Camp at Montreux - Riviera > Standard > 1 Week > 24-Jul-22 to 31-Jul-22|
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