Students are strongly encouraged to participate in the optional activities. These activities can be taken with no enrollment and at no extra charge.

Our optional classes are classified by level and skills required. The schedule is provided on the first day of classes.


A few examples of our activities*:

*content may vary depending on the course session


Activities on the French language

  • Grammar: awareness, lesson and exercises, written expression
  • Creative Writing
  • Professional Writing
  • Listening Comprehension
  • Oral Expression
  • French for everyday life

Activities on pronunciation

  • Pronunciation in class
  • Pronunciation in the media lab

Cultural activities

  • Playful visits of museums
  • Guided tours in Geneva
  • Theatre and song workshops
  • Thematic activities on Switzerland


  • Academic conferences
  • Political conferences with the support of the DFAE (Federal Department Of Foreign Affairs)