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Week 5 - 27 August to 2 September
Because of cancellation, due to illness, we now have two places left on the August 27th week. (Updated 4 July 2016)

Please note that the course dates have changed from those on the October version of the booking form found on the 'Dates and Prices' page. (Updated 9 November 2015)

Intensive course for Open University L310 students in preparation for the final dissertation and oral exam. 

Because of the new Open University timetable, the course this year will run from Saturday, 30th April to Friday, 6th May 2016.

See L310 course page (link above) for details.

Page updated 4 July 2016

Latest News

We will be 21 in 2016!

What makes IF distinctive is being an integral part of village life.  We are welcomed back every year, like the swallows, as an essential part of the village summer - the summer of 2015 being a particulalry warm and sunny one. We have enjoyed meeting new students and welcoming back returners. 

We have continued our tradition of inviting local speakers to talk to us, including this year, the Mayor of Suèvres, a local journalist, a GP, an historian and a retired school inspector. The cookery master classes continue as do our end-of-course dinners at the local restaurant, La Bergerie, with excellent local food, wine, conversation with invited French guests and French chansons.

It's good to have news from any former IF students so please keep those postcards, photos and emails coming! And don't hesitate to contact me if you want advice about our courses.

With best wishes
Jane McAdoo
October 2015

Nick and Jane McAdoo welcome you

Picture of Nick and Jane McAdoo

Our Immersion France 6-day residential courses, commencing on Saturdays, offer intensive immersion in the French language.

Students are accommodated with families well known to us, in the village.

We usually have around 12 students each week, split into two groups according to ability for most of the teaching.

Our tutors come from the Open University, London University or are local French speakers.

We can offer exam preparation with particular help for students facing oral exams.

Specialist group weeks can be arranged.

The price includes all accommodation, meals, teaching, materials, and visits, but not travel to and back from Suèvres.

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