Spend a semester or academic year in the incomparable city of Paris. Earn up to 16 credits through a variety of courses taking the Cours de Civilisation Française de la Sorbonne. Courses are taught in English or French, and no previous French language study is required.
Students study French language, with electives taught in English offered in art history, literature, political science and more. AIFS offers an optional early start Intensive French Language and Culture Program in Cannes. Volunteer opportunities are also available.
Live in a homestay, student residence or apartment, each with meal plan and internet. Enjoy cultural and social activities such as visits to the many museums and cultural sites of Paris, French cooking classes, opera and ballet performances, and day trips to Monet’s Garden in Giverny and the famous Château de Versailles. Optional excursions include Normandy and Brittany, and the Loire Valley.
- Monet's Gardens in Giverny
- Museum visits
- Day trip to Château de Versailles
- Walking tour of Montmartre district