9 Week Graduate Hospitality Apparenticeship in the Restaurant Industry
The Summer Post Graduate Apprenticeship program prepares students for supervisory and management positions in the world\'s largest and fastest growing industry. The Florence experience is a unique opportunity that is open only to a limited number of students who already possess a professional and advanced educational training in the culinary field.
Courses emphasize practical and management skills through a combination of theoretical classes, experiential learning, practical labs and field studies led by professors with extensive industry experience. The overall program is divided into 4 concentrations focusing on Food & Beverage Service, Food Preparation, Culinary Management, and Special Event Management & Catering.
All classes and labs will take place at â??GANZOâ?? the non-profit cultural association and restaurant-club operated by Apicius students. Please see below for further information on admissions and courses. Detailed information on admissions, course descriptions, and program duration are located in the Application Form and Course Catalog.
Our year-long program is aimed at students who want to experience living in Paris and learning about French history, culture and the arts. Some students are humanities majors but the courses are aimed a filling general requirements for non-humanity majors as well. Taught in English the programme offers an unparalled variety of topics, ranging from general introductory courses to more specialised, in depth studies.
Based at the Institut dâ??Etudes Superieures des Arts premises in the heart of Paris, students are within easy access of all the major Parisian monuments and a stoneâ??s throw from the Louvre, the most important theatre in Paris, the Comedie FranÃ§aise or the centre of the luxury trades.
During their stay in Paris, students are encouraged to explore all aspects of Parisian life, and the course programme is structured to give students time to explore this most beautiful of cities. Short excursions are included in the programme; in addition there are a range of opportunities for extra-curricular activities outside the course timetable. Whether starting or needing to improve their French, everyone is given the opportunity to learn both in class and in daily conversation.
Courses to be taken:
French Culture and Civilisation
French Art and Architecture
The Tradition of French Landscape Painting: From The Renaissance to The Impressionists
The History of French Cinema
Paris in The Age of The Impressionists
The French Touch: Art Heritage, Culture and Branding
The « PAID Internship France » program offers students the opportunity to explore different career paths related to their field of study by interning at a company in France. The program offers a unique way to acquire professional qualifications and to enhance the skills and knowledge of qualified trainees in their fields while benefiting from first-hand exposure to French culture and business practices.
Study Abroad Europe offers training placements in the following occupational categories:
• Sales and Marketing
• Communication, Public Relations
• Publicity, Journalism, Press
• Audiovisual Medias, Cinema, Television
• Business Administration and Management
• Hospitality and Tourism Management
• Computing and New Technologies
• History, Museums
• Art, Art Museums and Galleries
• Social Services, Psychology, Health
• Law, Politics, Government, Public Administration Responsibilities
The program has an open enrollment policy throughout the year and applicants may apply for a 2 to 12 months training program. All host employers are based in Paris and exceptionally in suburban communities adjacent to Paris. Placements are full-time positions, which is approximately 35 hours per week.
• Be at least 18 years old
• Be a full-time student at a tertiary institution (university, college …) in their home country
• Hold a valid passport
• Be able to communicate effectively in French and be familiar with the French terminology of your study field
• Be mature, flexible, open-minded, able to adapt and willing to experience new situations
Duration: 8 or 12 weeks or more
Location: Paris, France
Salary: Paid internship ( you may receive 500 to 700 Euro per month)