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Summer programs in Canada- French Language Immersion, French Culture, Business, Marketing, Photography/Film, & Studio Art
Language Immersion Programs , Middle School (12-14) Programs , Pre-College Programs , Travel - Study Programs
Québec City, Canada
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Québec City

Option 1:
July 3 - July 24
Option 2:
July 3- July 17
Montreal (optional extension)
July 24-28
Université Laval Dorm

Levis, Cap Tourmente, Cap Rouge, Île d’Orléans, St.-Anne de Beaupré, Wendake

Grades 7 – 9, 9 – 12

Opt 1: 3 weeks
Opt 2: 2 weeks
Optional extension to Montreal

The most French city in North America, Québec is a must-see for anyone passionate about French culture. This beautiful city is located along the banks of the Saint Lawrence River and is the capital of the Canadian province of Québec.

Whether enjoying fine dining along the rue St. Jean, shopping at the Marché Vieux Port, practicing your French at a fondue restaurant or strolling along the ramparts, students will be immersed in one of the most fascinating francophone cultures in the world.

It is the most financially feasible option for most students who wish to experience French immersion.

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Whether you missed your connecting flight, lost your luggage or encountered any other problem, rest easy knowing that our staff and travel agents will help you with all necessary arrangements, help you re-book your flights, find a hotel room and cover all necessary expenses, such as meals, clothes, personal items, and more.

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Optional travel extension

At the end of the program, students can choose to travel together to Montréal for three days. The group will stay in a 3-star hotel located within walking distance of many beautiful sites and monuments.

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It has been another exciting weekend in Québec City filled with excursions, entertainment, and educational experiences. Conversation at French Café On Friday, my French Conversation class visited a local café called Café Au Temps Perdu, located a short walk from our dorms at University Laval. We all ordered a small item or drink from the menu, practicing our French whenever conversing with each other or the waiter. I ordered Le Mousse Au Chocolat and an iced chai latte. My other classmates at the table ordered things such as ...

  • Program Highlights
    • live in a modern dormitory on a lovely, centrally located university campus
    • Benefit from a life-changing pre-college experience in one of Canada’ oldest and picturesque cities
    • Learn in a fun, interactive way, outside of the classroom, immersing in the local community (hence our Experiential Learning Method!)
    • Experience authentic cultural immersion
    • Be a savvy, sophisticated traveler. Go above and beyond the standard tourist checklist!
    • Meet local teens and make friends from all over the world
    • All inclusive 2, 3 or 4 week sessions
    • Optional 3-day travel extension to Montreal
    • Pre-Summer Language Courses and Tutoring Online (get an early start on practicing your French!)
    • Included trips to Levis, Cap Tourmente, Cap Rouge, Île d’Orléans, St.-Anne de Beaupré, Wendake and more
  • Student favorite activities
    • Festival de Québec
    • the Galerie d’Art Internationale
    • Musée de la Civilization
    • Shopping on Rue St.-Jean
    • Parc des Champs-de-Bataille
    • Ghost tour of Québec City
    • Mystery dinner on the Plains of Abraham
    • Outdoor cinema at St.-Roch Cathedral
    • Musical concert at Le Capitole
    • Sports activities on the Plains of Abraham
    • Live traditional music Chez Son Père
  • Residential Life

    The “dorm” is a central part of any college experience. By living on the campus of the prestigious Université Laval, conveniently located a short distance from the historic center of Québec, you’ll get to experience this part of college life ahead of time (with the added benefit of your Abbey Road staff members living in the same building). You’ll be on the college “meal plan,” live in campus dorms with your Abbey Road peers and be expected to manage your daily schedule. In your free time (and respecting our safety guidelines) you’ll be ideally located to easily take advantage of the excitement of the Quebec City center. Students will also have access to sport and gym facilities offered on campus.

  • Daily Schedule

    Every student on the program chooses two classes as their academic focus: a major and an elective. The French major class meets every morning Monday to Friday while electives meet three afternoons a week, Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

    Major: French Language, Business & Marketing, Digital Photography

    Electives and Workshops: French Conversation and Culture, Digital Marketing, Photography & Film, and Studio Art

    Students are placed in their French class according to their level, we accept beginners, intermediate and advanced speakers. There is a placement test on the first day of class.

    In addition, we offer individual tutoring and intensive small group workshops, for those who want to challenge themselves and see a dramatic improvement in their French proficiency. Our language classes are taught in a fun, interactive, experiential way, maximizing intensive language and cultural immersion.

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  • Weekend Day Trips

    In addition to showing you all of the most celebrated and “lesser known” cultural sites in Quebec, the program allows you to explore the most beautiful sites of the region.

    Some of the students’ favorites include:

    • Explore Levis and its old town
    • Adventure at Cap Tourmente National Wildlife Area
    • Discover Cap Rouge ,the first attempted permanent European settlement in North America
    • Crossing the St Lauwrence to Île d’Orléans, birthplace of Francophones in North America
    • Visiting St.-Anne de Beaupré
    • leisure and discovery in Cartier-Brébeuf
    • Guided tour of Château Frontenac
    • Day trip to Wendake Village

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