Advanced French weekend (October 2011)

All accommodation options at Madingley Hall are full for this course. If you would like to book a non-residential place or make alternative accommodation arrangements, please call our Registration Team on +44 (0)1223 746262.

Please note that this course has started or is now finished and enrolment may no longer be possible.

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A weekend course, held entirely in French, focused on various topics illustrated through literature and art, often related to present cultural events, and aimed at language improvement. The texts, chosen from a wide range of classic and modern writers, will be used as a basis for discussion throughout the sessions. A variety of audio-visual documents will enlighten the weekend theme and expand the knowledge of French culture. These advanced courses are designed for those with a good mastery of French and all the students will be expected to undertake prior reading to actively participate in the course.


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Unless otherwise stated, teaching and assessment for ICE courses are in English. Students whose first language is not English should refer to the Competence in the English Language Policy for further guidance.

Printable versions of our brochures are available to download from the Institute Publications page.

Pre-enrolment information

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Admissions Team
Madingley Hall
United Kingdom
CB23 8AQ

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01223 746262

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Course details

Start date

21 October 2011 (19:15)

End date

23 October 2011 (14:00)

Course code



1 weekend


Institute of Continuing Education
University of Cambridge
Madingley Hall, Madingley
United Kingdom
CB23 8AQ

Accommodation fees

Single room: £110
Double/Twin room (per person, 2 people sharing): £110

Qualifications / Credits


Course director