Special Leaving Cert Preparation Course program,  students will be in the context leaving cert preparation course in France throughout their stay ... We think it is a waste of time to do a general course (surely with less motivated students) + a few moments of Preparation at LC. They will be 27 lessons per week in a SPECIAL L-Cert environment  to focus on the four core skills: listening, reading, speaking and writing. This develops student’s confidence to apply the methods and techniques necessary under exam conditions. Durant these sessions, the teacher will focus on oral communication, grammar, vocabulary as well as cultural topics depending on student’s needs and requirements. In the focused Leaving cert classes, students will join classes in groups during which they will specifically prepare for the exams. Students will study past exam papers, practice in exam conditions under guidance from a teacher. Teachers will provide constructive advice about exam preparation techniques including stress management

More and more students are telling us how participating in a french course in France has helped them to get better exam results

Most people who speak a second language fluently will tell you that there is no substitute to conversing with native speakers to improve your language skills. On an Leaving Cert preparation Course, your teacher in the classroom will be a native speaker who has put together a program specifically designed to improve your Leaving Certificate exam result. In the evenings you will live and interact with a carefully chosen host family putting into immediate practice what you have learned in the classroom. In a short space of time you will notice a significant improvement in all aspects of your ability to communicate.special leaving certificate french exam preparation course, to train for specific examinations (listening activities, presenting a theme, writing a letter, narrative or summary, etc.) to practice linguistic skills (written expression, “essay planning”, oral / written comprehension, oral / interactive communication) to revise grammar and build vocabulary communicative methods, role play and use of real documents and Exam papers.

20 Leaving Cert Preparation course Classes will take place Monday to Friday, 9:30 am - 12:30 pm.

26 Leaving Cert Preparation course Classes will take place Monday to Friday, 9:30 am - 13:15 pm. 

SAMPLE PROGRAM DAY                                       Lesson 1   Lessons 2 and 3   Lessons 4 and 5 
 GRAMMAR                                               The recent past. Formation and usage verb drills and exercises based on the Day 1 & 2 
 WRITING                              One sample past Leaving Certificate skill exam 2019 
 ORAL.                                   Leaving Certificate sample aural tape scrip exam 2020 
 ORAL.                                   A major part of our Leaving Cert preparation curriculum is centered on study skills. A good  comprehension of the subject does not always translate to examination performance if the  student is unable to note and structure their revision effectively. Our study skills include : stress  management, to make students more comfortable in front of examiner. Concentration and  listenning skills. Revision and memory aids, effective notes taking, Motivation, Student in  situation in front of a board of examiners.
Our teaching model is based on a complete and daily revision who will allow the student to  memorize the essential elements. 

 

ACCOMMODATION HOST FAMILY

BMA Biarritz choose rigorously their French hosts and selects them based on: • their ability to welcome students into their homes • the location of their homes, no further than 15 minutes on foot from the school • a willingness to speak to students in French.
BMA takes into account the student's preferences and individual needs. For this reason, we encourage students to submit their French host preferences when booking a language course.
On arrival, students are collected at the airport by their French host and BMA Staff. Price Details Prices include: • a bed in a twin bedroom in the home of a French host from Sunday to Saturday, being the day before and the day after their french exam preparation course • breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
On arrival, students are collected at the airport by their French host and BMA Staff. Price Details Prices include: • a bed in a twin bedroom in the home of a French host from Sunday to Saturday, being the day before and the day after their french exam preparation course • breakfast, lunch, and dinner

  • L Cert 20 lessons/week (9:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.)

    + Full board or half board Host Family accommodation (shared room)

    Four surfing sessions + 1 excursion/week

    Five surfing sessions/week + Social program

    (Free transfers from Biarritz airport or train station)

  • L Cert 26 lessons/week.(9:15 a.m. to 13:15 p.m.)

    + Full board or half board Host Family accommodation (shared room)

    4 surfing sessions + 1 excursion/week

    5 surfing sessions/week + Social Program

    (Free transfers from Biarritz airport or train station)

BMA BIARRITZ a popular location with teenage language learners.

Biarritz is a small, friendly learning environment. A popular location with teenage language learners. Combine your French studies with an Activities or Surfing course. Students love the easy access to golden beaches. Spend two to three weeks during the Summer learning French with a group of Irish or International students from 14-17 years old. This trip allows you to bring one or friends, or go it alone. What is certain is that you will not be alone in Biarritz, or during travel.
Before your Easter or Summer getaway you will take an online French assessment test that’ll allow us to place you in a class that’s perfect for your level. After 20 lessons per week see your confidence in expressing and understanding the language improve.
Classes will take place Monday to Friday, 9:30 am - 1:15 pm. (Teenagers prefer begin 9:30 am)



The BMA Biarritz staff and teachers are aware that the students are on holiday and will do all they can to help students enjoy their French experience, both in and outside the classroom. The primary focus is on developing confidence and aptitude in spoken French, in communicative situations and the courses offer a cultural approach to exploring and improving linguistic proficiency (written and oral expression / written and oral comprehension

ADDRESS

BMA BIARRITZ FRANCE

 42, Avenue Kennedy 64200 BIARRITZ

+33 (0)686 762 181

bma@bma64.com

 Mo-Fr: 9.00-18.00

VISIT THE SCHOOL

The school is located between a quiet residential area and a very active shopping center and features seven entirely renovated classrooms in a charming Basque house. Our school is fully equipped with a resource center containing ten computers at your disposal as well as wireless internet.

Visit the School

CHOOSE YOUR STAY

-Adults 16 & + General course group / Duo or one to one course

-Add surfing lessons or various excursions

-Accommodation half board in  BMA family or with your own accommodation

-Juniors 14/18 General course group / Master class 4 

-Add surfing lessons/ or various activities

-Accommodation half board or full board in family by BMA