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Bienvenue beginners! So, you've decided to learn French. You're a complete beginner, and are full of enthusiasm for taking your first steps into a new language and culture. We will help you master the basics and build a strong foundation from day one!
In this course, you’ll learn the basics including:
With the basics under your belt, you're ready to delve deeper into the wide world of French. With a focus on travel, this course will have you navigating your way around the city in French in no time, as you learn to:
A1 Essentials will help you revise the key grammar points of the A1 level course, practice your speaking skills with A1-level material, and refine your accent with focussed attention to the basic sounds and phonemes in French.
Whether you are at the beginning or the end of A1 Beginners level, you can attend this workshop as a means of revision and consolidation or as preparation ahead of your usual class.
Pack your bags and dust off that passport! As the world once again opens up to international travel, get holiday-ready with this focussed course designed to prepare you to travel around the Francophone world with confidence. In this course, you will learn to:
You've been building a solid foundation in French, and now it's time to get conversational. With a focus on daily life, this course will teach you to:
Buckle up - we're going back to the future and around the Francophone world! In this course, you will learn to:
Continue to progress in leaps and bounds as you discover the richness of French food, fashion and cinema. In this course, you will:
You're almost finished the Elementary program! This course wraps up the last of the A2 level, and prepares you to follow the Intermediate level courses. You will broaden your language skills with topics including travel and sports while:
A2 Essentials will help you revise the key grammar points of the A2 level course, practice your speaking skills with A2-level material, and refine your accent with focussed attention to the basic sounds and phonemes in French.
Whether you are at the beginning or the end of A2 Elementary level, you can attend this workshop as a means of revision and consolidation or as preparation ahead of your usual class.
B1 Essentials will help you revise the key grammar points of the B1 level course, practice and perfect your speaking skills with B1-level material, and hone your accent with focussed attention to the basic sounds and phonemes in French.
Whether you are at the beginning or the end of B1 Intermediate level, you can attend this workshop as a means of revision and consolidation or as preparation ahead of your usual class.
You've done it - you are no longer a beginner learner of French and you're charging your way into the Intermediate courses. Intermediate 1 tackles :
With Intermediate 1 now behind you, you're ready to further your progress. Relish in the topics of cooking, cosmetics, vintage culture and "made in France", while exploring French stereotypes and the French education system. In this course, you will:
Never has the past been clearer. In this course, you will:
The puzzle pieces are really starting to fall into place as you progress through the intermediate level. In this course, you will:
Your progress remains steady as you now near the end of the Intermediate level. This course is designed to help you refine your communicative skills in order to:
You’re now an “Upper-Intermediate” user of French, and are becoming more and more independent with each passing day. In this course, you will:
Learn to be more nuanced in your speech as you learn to:
Bravo! You’ve earnt yourself a verre de vin for reaching this penultimate level of French. Before you embark on the Advanced courses, this level will help you:
Félicitations ! Your dedication and hard work have led you to speak French as if it were your mother tongue. At this level, you can expect to:
Spanning across Africa, Switzerland, Belgium, Canada and the Pacific… French is spoken across the whole world by over 300 million people. Jet set around the Francophone word on an entertaining and surprising journey, (re)discovering the dialects, cultural diversities and wondrously fun facts that highlight the richness of the French language and culture, and examine the role of the organisation tasked with its protection and promotion.
Chew over ideas of togetherness, mealtime ritual and identity as you discuss French gastronomy and its place on UNESCO’s list of intangible cultural treasures. Savour conversations about the cooking styles and culinary rivalries of particular regions across France, and engage in debates about the place of “haute cuisine” that will feed your intellectual appetite.
In this course, proudly supported by NAFT, DoE and AIS, the Alliance Française de Sydney invites you to learn to incorporate effective strategies and technologies, overcome challenges facing languages teachers, source authentic resources and engage with colleagues to enrich your practice.
Learn about the ways that French history shape contemporary France. In this fascinating workshop, retrace key moments and events that led to the French Revolution, deepen your understanding of the French national identity and discover how the French celebrate their national holiday.
This is a bilingual workshop, run in both French and English.