Prices and Information
Here at Franci Discendum, we understand that each student’s needs are unique, which is why we offer an « à la carte » or « sur mesure » service, tailored to a student’s individual needs.
Should you like to start your learning with us, we will start by having a lengthy discussion with you, to talk through your personal needs and establish the best approaches to help you to learn effectively and quickly progress with your language skills.
Generally we will base our learning time on having 20 hours per week of French lessons. Most of the time, it’s for one week, but we work hard to adjust the courses to suit your personal needs and the time you have available.
The price of your course includes: administrative fees, insurance, materials and snacks.
Our fees depend on the chosen programme and we will prepare quotes according to the number of hours, whether that be 10, 15, 20 or even 30.
In addition to our basic learning programme, we also offer an more Intensive approach, which includes some activities (depending on the season and the weather).
We understand that you may not wish to come and learn alone, so are able to offer a discount is offered to couples, friends, partners and families, who are at the same level for lessons.
ROOM and BOARD:
You can choose to stay with the head of the school, in their guest house and benefit of our ‘Special Immersion’ course : which includes French lessons and all the programme + Accomodation
The cost depends of the season and we will send an invoice and offer help for you to book your stay and to make it as pleasant as possible.
We feel very strongly that the best way to learn French is through ‘Total Immersion’ and to do this effectively it is necessary for you to feel confident and comfortable with our accommodation partners, who are native of the Luberon or who have been adopted by Provence.
For your dining pleasure, in and around the villages, you will find several high quality restaurants, some with international reputations.
HOW TO REGISTER:
Email us with an outline of what you would like to achieve from learning with us and what dates you would like to reserve, we will then be able to discuss your needs and send you a booking form.
Once we receive your completed reservation form, we’ll send you confirmation and instructions for how to pay via a bank transfer with IBAN code.
To reserve your course and any accommodation, we will require a deposit of 50% of the total cost. Your registration will be complete when we receive payment on your account.
Cancellation policy: We know that sometimes plans change and that you may have to cancel you lessons with us – In this case the following applies:
– Cancelling more than 45 days before the start of your stay: 75 € administrative fee
– Cancelling between 45 and 20 days before the start of your stay: 400 € payment
– Less than 20 days before the start of your stay: the total amount is due.
All cancellations must be made in writing (email or by mail). However you can transfer your reservation to another party, in which case there will not be any additional fees.
If you have questions about your registration or the details of your stay, please don’t hesitate to contact us by email.
We can reserve a taxi for you that will pick you up from the airport (Marseille or Avignon) or from the TGV station in Avignon / Aix-en-Provence, or offer advice on car hire, which will help you make the most of your stay with us, when you are not in lessons.