Adults

ADULT CLASSES

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No classes on December 25th & January 1st

REGULAR COURSES

The originality of the Alliance Française is personalized teaching based on a constructive dialogue with the teacher and integrating the cultural dimension in language learning. Our curriculum is designed to develop or enhance the spoken and written French. The curriculum follows the guidelines of the globally recognized FRAMES program defining the different levels of language learning. Regular French is comprised of 24 hours of instruction, taught over 8 weeks that allows learners to approach the language contextually through varying practical solutions.These courses can be combined with Thematic classes or Private Classes to strengthen specific skills. REGISTER

INTENSIVE COURSES

Accelerated courses cover 24 hours of material (same as regular courses), but are held more frequently over a concentrated period of only 4 weeks. They are designed for adults wishing to rapidly acquire or develop spoken and written skills or to help students reach an intermediate level and/or help students to prepare for a specific exam. REGISTER

PRIVATE COURSES

The Alliance Française provides customized private one- on-one and semi-private instruction with fully qualified teachers. Start at any time and benefit from flexible scheduling and personalized instruction. Classes are available for adults, kids, and teens at all levels of proficiency. Lessons are tailored to address an individual or group’s particular needs with flexible scheduling throughout the day or evening. Lessons take place at the Alliance Française center or at a private home or office. MORE INFO

THEMATIC COURSES

These courses are geared for learners who have already reached a French language A2 level. They are aimed at improving the written and spoken language (grammar, vocabulary and linguistic activities from different mediums), as well as to reinforce the specific knowledge of students in various fields. These include a look into French daily life, French through songs, an overview of TV5 Monde, and an analysis of classic French littérature. REGISTER

CONVERSATION CLASSES

The goal of a conversation classes is to enhance one’s ability to speak French in real life situations. Participants discuss the differences between French and American cultures through a variety of topics such as Culture, Arts, Literature, Politics and the Economy. REGISTER

GRAMMAR & PRONUNCIATION

With a focus on grammar and pronunciation, this class will give the students solid foundations in grammar and confidence in speaking. REGISTER