This opportunity will allow Queensland students to immerse themselves in another language for 6-weeks and experience many facets of Quebec culture including school and family life. In Queensland, the Quebecer students will have the opportunity to attend school and learn about the Australian culture. Please refer to the attached ‘General Information Sheet’ for more information.
- read the information document and speak to your French teacher
- return completed and signed forms to firstname.lastname@example.org
ANNUAL QUEENSLAND-SWISS YR 11 STUDENT EXCHANGE PROGRAM
The Department of Education sponsors and administers this exchange programme whereby students from each country participate in a reciprocal long-term stay from both sides of the world. The aim is to provide an opportunity for students currently in Yr 11 of their studies to make progress in their understanding and speaking of French and appreciate the customs, culture and life in a French speaking country. Swiss students come to Australia from July to September and Queensland students stay in Switzerland from November to January. The cost is between $4000 and $4500.
Interested students are encouraged to apply for this wonderful opportunity by completing and submitting the relevant application pack attached to this notice before 2nd March 2018.
More information can be found by visiting the Education Queensland site.