For over 20 years, DEFLE (Department of Teaching French as a Foreign Language, Université Toulouse Jean Jaurès) has been welcoming foreign students during the summer.
As a member of the Association des Directeurs des Centres Universitaires d’Études Françaises pour étrangers (Association of University Directors for French Studies for Foreigners, ADCUEFE) and the UFR (Unit of Education and Research) department of Foreign Languages, Literatures and Civilisations, the DEFLE enjoys academic guarantee from the University.
The DEFLE Summer School offers courses in:
·French as a Foreign Language (culture and language teaching for all levels)
·Teacher and Tutor training (language didactics and Information and communications technology [ICT])
The DEFLE provides:
·Modern, dynamic teaching methods, based on contemporary culture. The lecturers have been trained by the University and are experts in teaching French as a foreign language; as such they have gained valuable experience in multinational classes and know how to adapt course content to students’ expectations
·Specific services that contribute to the overall quality of your stay, for example the student welcome, accommodation, cultural activities and classes in multimedia rooms
·Optimal conditions for language learning and teaching of French as a foreign language didactics in a culturally rich region of France