French Language at the Sorbonne
Temple University’s program allows you to further your study of French language and culture with intensive in-class language instruction while exploring life in the great city of Paris. Courses at the Sorbonne are designed to fit individual needs, whether you are a student with basic French or a student with more experience.
- Five-weeks: late June to early August
The program is based in Paris, one of Europe’s most beautiful cities. The possibilities — intellectual, cultural and gastronomical — are endless. The immersive and inspiring setting allows for the perfect opportunity to improve your French language skills.
Language of instruction
As a program participant, you will enroll in a French course (Cours Pratique de Langue Française), based on your level, taught by a native French professor at the Sorbonne. You will participate in a five-week program for four university-level credits.
A faculty member from Temple University's Department of French oversees the academics during the program.
Day-long program excursions to a variety of sites during orientation week (or beyond) and free lectures at the Sorbonne supplement the academic program.
The current Temple University faculty advisor is Mr. Akim Gabriel. Courses are taught by Sorbonne faculty.
- French homestay
- Shared apartments
Open to qualified students matriculated at U.S. colleges and universities.
Applying to the program
Application Deadline: February 15