French and cooking

French and cooking

You will discover the pleasures of a language stay and of French family cooking in a welcoming atmosphere. In addition to the Standard course, you will have 2 cooking sessions each week; You will come away from this trip with great memories, new friends, a better understanding of the language and a few new recipes to share with your friends back at home! Enjoy your meal!

About the course
In addition to the French language courses, our school in Montpellier offers you to attend all year round, cooking classes in a school located 20 minutes’ walk from our French language school. 

You will have the opportunity to discover local and seasonal products, to learn basic techniques (cutting, cooking, setting up, etc.) and to realize simple recipes that you will cook according to French traditions.
  • The cooking classes are conducted in French which allow you to learn French by practicing it.
  • The cooking class will be followed by a tasting/meal in the company of the chef and the other participants!
  • Included: apron, a disposable chef's hat, recipes, tools, ingredients and a glass of wine.
  • Cooking level: Beginners and elementary

Standard course : 20 lessons/week + 4 lessons tutoring and workshop offered weekly.
Cooking classes: 8 lessons spread over 2 evenings.

Learning French in France thanks to this formula will allow you to enjoy your language stay while enjoying a friendly activity in French, the opportunity to share your passion and meet foreigners and French people who share the same interests as yours.
This course is very successful and it is recommended to book at least 1 month in advance.

Program goals:

  • Practice the French language in context through traditional recipes or home cooking.
  • The Standard French Course focuses on learning the fundamental linguistic aspects: reading, writing, comprehension, with special attention to oral expression and phonetics.
  • Express yourself both orally and in writing thanks to our teaching method based on the CEFR and by working on the four language skills (oral and written expression and oral and written understanding).

In order to accelerate your learning of the French language, we offer you unlimited access to our online learning platform to practice independently, before, during and even after your stay in Montpellier!

Prices French and cooking

Duration 1 to 4 weeks 5 to 8 weeks 9 weeks and more 20 weeks and more
Price : 430€ 410€

Learning path

Writing test

Before arrival

Oral test

on site

Evaluations and feedback

of your teachers every week

Final test

at the end of the programme

Official certification

of your level TCF exam (optional)

Calculate the cost of your language stay :
Make your quote online!
Schedules :
  • Classes from 9 am to 12:15 pm from Monday to Friday.
  • During peak periods, standard courses can also take place from 2:15 pm to 5:30 pm.
  • Cooking classes: 8 lessons per week, spread over 2 afternoons.
Our tools for learning
  • Native French-speaking teachers who graduated from the French University in French as a Foreign Language (FLE)
  • Video and audio supports used in class / Interactive whiteboards / Accent Français e-learning exercise platform
  • The team of teachers creates its own resources to adapt the content to the needs of the students and to work on the vocabulary in an authentic context.
  • Courses are prepared according to the CEFR, working on the 4 skills in each class: Listening, Writing, Speaking and Writing.
Our services + :
  • Resource center with workspace, computers, methods, books and DVDs at your disposal
  • Pedagogical tutoring offered to guide you in your learning
  • Free, 24-hour access to our online business platform
  • Complementary activities program: Events, social outings, cultural activities, sports meetings, conferences, tastings, language exchanges, etc.
  • TCF, DFP and DELF/DALF exam center and registration for the DELF/DALF possible at the institute.
Quality and certification
  • 98% of our students recommend us
  • Institute labeled " FLE Quality " with 15 stars
  • Elected " SuperStar French Language School
  • 25 years of experience and pedagogical innovation
  • +1500 students and +80 nationalities per year
Our clients' testimonials

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