Summer 2018

Discovery – Level A1 Completed within 96 hours (4 sessions).

According to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages, after completed the A1 level, the students are able to have simple interactions, to introduce themselves and talk about their hobbies, explain where they live, describe relationships, etc.

This summer we are offering an intensive program for beginners!

With this program you can: 

– Start with the Beginner Step 1 in June or July and keep going with the Step 2 in August or join a regular class later in September,

– Start with the Beginner Step 1 in August and join a regular class in September.

Intensive Summer program 2018 - Beginner Step 1 - Level A1.1

Textbook: Alter Ego+ 1 – Unit 0, 1 & 2 (l.1)

In this class, students will be able to:

  • Identify a language
  • Introduce themselves and each other
  • Ask and give personal information (name, address, phone number, age, nationality);
  • Communicate in the classroom with the teacher and other students
  • Count
  • Inquire about prices
  • Greet and say goodbye
  • Name and locate places
  • Talk about their city
  • Ask and give explanations

For summer we are offering an intensive program for beginners! 

June class:

2 hours lessons – 3 weeks session (total: 18 hours) Tuition fees: $280 (Early-bird discount until June 4: $250)

Schedule of the class “Tahiti” :

  • Week 1: Thursday
  • Week 2: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday
  • Week 3: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Register! Beginner A1.1 level – Class “Tahiti” – Mon-Tue-Wed-Thu-Fri. 6pm to 8pm June 14 to June 29, 2018

 

July classes:

This class will be held Monday to Thursday, except for the week of July 3 to 6 (Tuesday to Friday)

2 hour lessons four times a week – 3 week session (total: 24 hours) Tuition fees: $370 (Early-bird discount until June 25: $330)

Register! Beginners A1.1 Intensive Program  Class “Urcel”  10am to 12pm July 3 to July 19, 2018
Register! Beginners A1.1 Intensive Program  Class “Uzos” – 6pm to 8pm July 3 to July 29, 2018

 

August classes:

This class will be held Monday to Thursday, except for the week of August 7 to 10 (Tuesday to Friday)

2 hour lessons four times a week – 3 week session (total: 24 hours) Tuition fees: $370 (Early-bird discount until August 1: $330)

Register! Beginners A1.1 Intensive Program  Class “Ury” 6pm to 8pm August 7 to August 23, 2018

Intensive Summer program 2018 - Beginner Step 2 - Level A1.2

Textbook: Alter Ego+ 1 – Unit 2 & 3

In this class, students will be able to:

  • Inquire about accommodations and make reservations
  • Give and receive thanks
  • Understand and give directions
  • Indicate modes of transportation
  • Write a postcard
  • Talk about their hobbies
  • Talk about the weather
  • Describe your profession
  • Describe your family
  • Congratulate
  • Ask about someone and give news
  • Invite someone out
  • Give instructions
  • Call and answer the phone
  • Give advice

For summer we are offering an intensive program for beginners! 

This class is the next step for students enrolled in the intensive summer program in July, or for students who already know French a little bit. If it’s your case, contact us at info@afedmonton.ca and we will set up a placement test.

This class will be held Monday to Thursday, except for the week of August 7 to 10 (Tuesday to Friday)

2 hour lessons four times a week – 3 week session (total: 24 hours) Tuition fees: $370 (Early-bird discount until July 31: $330)

Register! Beginners A1.2 Intensive Program  Class “Urcel” 10am to 12pm August 7 to August 23, 2018
Register! Beginners A1.2 Intensive Program  Class “Uzos” – 6pm to 8pm August 7 to August 23, 2018

Francofun Workshop - A1&A2 levels

 Practice your French this summer!

During our Francofun Workshop you will discover some aspects that make the specificities of French speaking culture! In this class, you will be able to: – discover French speaking culture through music, movies, litterature, games, humor and more! – improve your linguistic skills – share/interact/discuss about intercultural topics – suggest/introduce/give your opinion – develop/improve your oral skills – expand your vocabulary/your grammar – and more!

By enabling a playful environment and encouraging communication and interaction, this class will help you assimilate what you’ve been learning throughout the year.

July class:

2 hour lessons once a week – 4 week session (total: 8 hours) – Cost: 180$ (early-bird discount until July 2: 160$)

Register! Francofun Workshop – Class “Uderzo” – Tuesday 6pm to 8pm –  July 10 to July 31, 2018

August class:

2 hour lessons once a week – 4 week session (total: 8 hours) – Cost: 180$ (early-bird discount until July 31: 160$)

Register! Francofun Workshop – Class “Uderzo” – Tuesday 6pm to 8pm –  August 7 to August 28, 2018

Phonetics Workshop - A1 level

Practice your French prononciation this summer!

Our Phonetics Workshop is structured around several objectives: – master phonological system – initiate / maintain motivation, enjoyment of pronunciation – work the muscles according to rhythms – develop/improve your oral skills – expand your vocabulary – be in contact with authenticity of French language – get prepared to a range of speech varieties (dialect and/or accent) – encourage the exchange of experiences (prejudices, difficulties encountered, successes, assessments …)

Learn more about our specialized classes

2 hour lessons once a week – 4 week session (total: 8 hours) – Cost: 140$ (early-bird discount until July 2: 125$)

Register! Phonetics Workshop – Class “Oldelaf” – Tuesday 8pm to 9:30pm –  July 10 to August 14, 2018

False beginner 1 - This class will start in September again

Textbook: Alter Ego+ 1 – Unit 0, 1 & 2

If you had some French at some point, but long ago, and you feel like you forgot everything and want to start from scratch, you’re a False Beginner.  

In this class, students will go over the same objectives as the pure beginner class but will follow a faster pace. Students will be able to:

  • Identify a language
  • Introduce themselves and each other
  • Ask and give personal information (name, address, phone number, age, nationality)
  • Communicate in the classroom with the teacher and other students
  • Count
  • Inquire about prices
  • Greet and say goodbye
  • Name and locate places
  • Talk about their city
  • Ask and give explanations

This class will start in September. If you are interested please send us an email at info@afedmonton.ca

Semi-intensive pace

2 hour lessons twice a week – 6 week session (total: 24 hours) – Tuition fees: $370 (early-bird discount: $330)

Regular pace

3 hour lessons once a week – 6 week session (total: 18 hours) – Tuition fees: $280  (early-bird discount: $250)

False beginner 2 - This class will start in September again

Textbook: Alter Ego+ 1 – Unit 3 & 4

In this class, students will be able to:

  • Inquire about accommodations and make reservations
  • Give and receive thanks
  • Understand and give directions
  • Indicate modes of transportation
  • Write a postcard
  • Talk about their hobbies
  • Talk about the weather
  • Describe your profession
  • Describe your family
  • Congratulate
  • Ask about someone and give news
  • Invite someone out
  • Give instructions
  • Call and answer the phone
  • Give advice

This class will start in September. If you are interested please send us an email at info@afedmonton.ca

Semi-intensive pace

2 hour lessons twice a week – 6 week session (total: 24 hours) Tuition fees: $370  (early-bird discount: $330)

Regular pace

3 hour lessons once a week – 6 week session (total: 18 hours) Tuition fees: $280  (early-bird discount: $250)

A1.3 - This class will start in September again

Textbook: Alter Ego+ 1 – Unit 4 & 5

In this class, students will be able to:

  • Ask and give time
  • Talk about and describe their daily routine and habits;
  • Invite someone out and accept or refuse an invitation
  • Give instructions
  • Talk about projects
  • Talk about past events
  • Understand a fill out a survey
  • Talk about traditions
  • Call or answer the phone
  • Give advice

This class will start in September. If you are interested please send us an email at info@afedmonton.ca

Semi-intensive pace

2 hour lessons twice a week – 6 week session (total: 24 hours) Tuition fees: $370 (early-bird discount: $330)

Regular pace

3 hour lessons once a week – 6 week session (total: 18 hours) Tuition fees: $280 (early-bird discount: $250)

False beginner 3 - This class will start in September again

Textbook: Alter Ego+ 1 – Unit 4 & 5

In this class, students will be able to:

  • Evoke past events
  • Understand biographic information
  • Describe a person physically and present them
  • Talk about the weather
  • Express feelings, perceptions, emotions
  • Pinpoint an event on a timeline and during the year
  • Locate a place and describe a location
  • Talk about outdoor activities and hobbies
  • Understand and create a tour guide
  • Write a letter
  • Talk about what you are currently doing

This class will start in September. If you are interested please send us an email at info@afedmonton.ca

Semi-intensive pace

2 hour lessons twice a week – 6 week session (total: 24 hours) Tuition fees: $370  (early-bird discount: $330)

Regular pace

3 hour lessons once a week – 6 week session (total: 18 hours) Tuition fees: $280  (early-bird discount: $250)

A1.4 - This class will start in September again

Textbook: Alter Ego+ 1 – Unit 5 & 6

In this class, students will be able to:

  • Evoke past events
  • Understand biographic information
  • Describe a person physically and present them
  • Talk about the weather
  • Express feelings, perceptions, emotions
  • Pinpoint an event on a timeline and during the year
  • Locate a place and describe a location
  • Talk about outdoor activities and hobbies
  • Understand and create a tour guide
  • Write a letter
  • Talk about what you are currently doing

This class will start in September. If you are interested please send us an email at info@afedmonton.ca

Semi-intensive pace

2 hour lessons twice a week – 6 week session (total: 24 hours) Tuition fees: $370  (early-bird discount: $330)

Regular pace

3 hour lessons once a week – 6 week session (total: 18 hours) Tuition fees: $280  (early-bird discount: $250)

 

Intermediate – Level A2 – Completed within 144 hours (6 sessions).

According to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages, after completed the A2 level students are able to communicate and exchange on familiar and common subjects, shopping and go out, talk about and look for accommodation, they learn about searching for a job, talk about past events, and much more.

This summer we are offering a range of class and workshop so you can keep practicing your French.

 

Interaction and role play class - A2+ level

Practice your conversation skills in French with this interaction class!

Through the help of role play and recreating common interactions in French, students can improve their basic conversational skills and feel more confident speaking with native speakers.

In this class, you will be abble to:

  • Practice your French skills
  • Develop/improve your oral production
  • Incite talking
  • Expand your vocabulary
  • Talk with a standard and daily life language
  • Play and imagine conversation
  • Make suppositions
  • Get used to daily life circumstances

Learn more about our specialized classes

1.5 hour lessons once a week – 6 week session (total: 9 hours) – Cost: 140$ (early-bird discount until June 25: 125$)

Register! Interaction class  Class “Faudel” – Tuesday 7pm to 8.30pm July 10 to August 14, 2018

Improv Workshop - A2 level

Practice and get more comfortable with speaking French this summer, join our improv class!

With an intercultural approach, we offer you an Improv Workshop that will be targeting a range of skills that will help your French practice : – work your oral skills in a playful way – encourage your attentiveness and your focus – exploit your voice capabilities – discover and play French tones – establish a connection between your oral expression and your corporal expression – work self confidence and rediscover yourselves – assimilate the vocabulary through stimulation games – expand your vocabulary/your grammar

Learn more about our specialized classes

1.5 hour lessons once a week – 6 week session (total: 9 hours) – Cost: 140$ (early-bird discount until June 25: 125$)

Register! Improv Workshop – Class “Nantel” – Wednesday 8pm to 9:30pm –  July 4 to August 8, 2018

Francofun Workshop - A1&A2 levels

 Practice your French this summer!

During our Francofun Workshop you will discover some aspects that make the specificities of French speaking culture! In this class, you will be able to: – discover French speaking culture through music, movies, litterature, games, humor and more! – improve your linguistic skills – share/interact/discuss about intercultural topics – suggest/introduce/give your opinion – develop/improve your oral skills – expand your vocabulary/your grammar – and more!

July class:

2 hour lessons once a week – 4 week session (total: 8 hours) – Tuition fee: 180$ (early-bird discount until July 2: 160$)

Register! Francofun Workshop– Class “Uderzo” – Tuesday 6pm to 8pm –  July 10 to July 31, 2018

August class:

2 hour lessons once a week – 4 week session (total: 8 hours) – Cost: 180$ (early-bird discount until July 31: 160$)

Register! Francofun Workshop – Class “Uderzo” – Tuesday 6pm to 8pm –  August 7 to August 28, 2018

Phonetics Workshop - A2&B1 levels

Practice your French prononciation this summer!

Our Phonetics Workshop is structured around several objectives: – master phonological system – initiate / maintain motivation, enjoyment of pronunciation – work the muscles according to rhythms – develop/improve your oral skills – expand your vocabulary – be in contact with authenticity of French language – get prepared to a range of speech varieties (dialect and/or accent) – encourage the exchange of experiences (prejudices, difficulties encountered, successes, assessments …)

Learn more about our specialized classes

1.5h hour lessons once a week – 6 week session (total: 9 hours) – Tuition fee: 140$ (early-bird discount until July 2: 125$)

Register! Phonetics Workshop – Class “Obispo” – Thursday 8pm to 9:30pm –  July 12 to August 16, 2018

A2.1 - This class will start again in September

Textbook: Alter Ego+ 1 – Unit 7 & 8

In this class, students will be able to:

  • Talk about the kind of food you like and your eating habits
  • Understand and create a menu
  • Describe clothing
  • Make positive/negative comments
  • Ask and give clothing and shoe size
  • Give advice on clothing
  • Describe an object and its use
  • Talk about possible inventions
  • Buy common purchases
  • Make a grocery list
  • Express precise quantities
  • Interact with merchants
  • Describe food products

This class will start again in September. If you are interested in a class please send us an email at info@afedmonton.ca

Semi-intensive pace

2 hour lessons twice a week – 6 week session (total: 24 hours) Tuition fees: $370  (early-bird discount: $330)

Regular pace

3 hour lessons once a week – 6 week session (total: 18 hours) Tuition fees: $280  (early-bird discount: $250)

A2.2 - This class will start again in September

Textbook: Alter Ego+ 1 – Unit 8 & 9 

In this class, students will be able to:

  • Choose a restaurant
  • Ask to go out and receive and invitation to go out
  • Describe and present a restaurant
  • Express your satisfaction or your dissatisfaction
  • Express food restrictions and interact with the server
  • Compare an old situation to a new one
  • Describe living conditions positively or negatively
  • Describe a home or a renovation
  • Search for a place to live
  • Understand a real-estate advertisement
  • Look for a roommate
  • Express and set rules for living arrangements

This class will start again in September. If you are interested in a class please send us an email at info@afedmonton.ca

Semi-intensive pace

2 hour lessons twice a week – 6 week session (total: 24 hours) Tuition fees: $370  (early-bird discount: $330)

Regular pace

3 hour lessons once a week – 6 week session (total: 18 hours) Tuition fees: $280 (early-bird discount: $250)

A2.3 - This class will start again in September

Textbook: Alter Ego+ 2 – Unit 1 & 2

In this class, students will be able to:

  • Talk about a friendly relationship
  • Give a definition
  • Describe a person
  • Report speech
  • Talk about neighbourhood relations
  • Talk about positive change
  • Make comparisons
  • Talk about how you met someone
  • Talk about university/professional experience

This class will start again in September. If you are interested in a class please send us an email at info@afedmonton.ca

Semi-intensive pace

2 hour lessons twice a week – 6 week session (total: 24 hours) Tuition fees: $370 (early-bird discount: $330)

Regular pace

3 hour lessons once a week – 6 week session (total: 18 hours) Tuition fees: $280 (early-bird discount: $250)

A2.4 - This class will start again in September

Textbook: Alter Ego+ 2 – Unit 2 & 3

In this class, students will be able to:

  • Look for a job and apply for a job
  • Give advice and warnings
  • Explain necessary changes
  • Talk in a job interview
  • Talk about a country and their citizens
  • Discover stereotypes
  • Understand and give percentages and statistics
  • Question and evoke a life change
  • Talk about cultural differences
  • Understand common knowledge
  • Talk about your living environment

    This class will start again in September. If you are interested in a class please send us an email at info@afedmonton.ca

    Semi-intensive pace

    2 hour lessons twice a week – 6 week session (total: 24 hours) Tuition fees: $370 (early-bird discount: $330)

    Regular pace

    3 hour lessons once a week – 6 week session (total: 18 hours) Tuition fees: $280 (early-bird discount: $250)

A2.5 - This class will start again in September

Textbook: Alter Ego+ 2 – Unit 4 & 5

In this class, students will be able to:

  • Resume an event
  • Give a suggestion
  • Incite someone to act
  • Talk about blogs
  • Understand press release
  • Give your opinion on a tv series
  • Talk about your habits in relation with television
  • Understand reported events by the media
  • Present a producer/film
  • Talk about your cinematic preferences
  • Recommend movies
  • Incite someone to practice an activity
  • Talk about your social life
  • Write an email about an event

This class will start again in September. If you are interested in a class please send us an email at info@afedmonton.ca

Semi-intensive pace

2 hour lessons twice a week – 6 week session (total: 24 hours) Tuition fees: $370  (early-bird discount: $330)

Regular pace

3 hour lessons once a week – 6 week session (total: 18 hours) Tuition fees: $280 (early-bird discount: $250)

A2.6 - This class will start again in September

Textbook: Alter Ego+ 2 – Unit 5 & 6

In this class, students will be able to:

  • Choose a tour to visit a place or city
  • Give opinions on tourist attractions
  • Make a reservation for a tourist attraction
  • Get informed on an itinerary
  • Picture the future
  • Express wishes, hopes
  • Make suggestions
  • Talk about your interests and responsibilities
  • Express a goal, objective
  • Present a project
  • Imagine a hypothetical/unreal situation
  • Be a witness to a situation
  • Present and summarize a book
  • Talk about a trip or a dream trip
  • Give opinion, and justify your choice
  • Express agreement/disagreement

This class will start again in September. If you are interested in a class please send us an email at info@afedmonton.ca

Semi-intensive pace

2 hour lessons twice a week – 6 week session (total: 24 hours) Tuition fees: $370  (early-bird discount: $330)

Regular pace

3 hour lessons once a week – 6 week session (total: 18 hours) Tuition fees: $280 (early-bird discount: $250)

 

Independent – Level B1Completed within 192 hours (8 sessions).

Many of our students aim to reach a B1 level which enables them to interact with ease in French on familiar topics with native speakers.

Join us for our summer class!

Phonetics Workshop - A2&B1 levels

Practice your French prononciation this summer!

Our Phonetics Workshop is structured around several objectives: – master phonological system – initiate / maintain motivation, enjoyment of pronunciation – work the muscles according to rhythms – develop/improve your oral skills – expand your vocabulary – be in contact with authenticity of French language – get prepared to a range of speech varieties (dialect and/or accent) – encourage the exchange of experiences (prejudices, difficulties encountered, successes, assessments …)

Learn more about our specialized classes

1.5 hour lessons once a week – 6 week session (total: 9 hours) – Cost: 140$ (early-bird discount until July 2: 125$)

Register! Phonetics Workshop – Class “Obispo” – Thursday 8pm to 9:30pm –  July 12 to August 16, 2018

Francofun Workshop - B1&B2 levels

 Practice your French this summer!

During our Francofun Workshop you will discover some aspects that make the specificities of French culture! In this class, you will be able to: – discover French culture through music, movies, litterature, games, humor and more! – improve your linguistic skills – share/interact/discuss about intercultural topics – suggest/introduce/give your opinion – develop/improve your oral skills – expand your vocabulary/your grammar – and more!

By enabling a playful environment and encouraging communication and interaction, this class will help you assimilate what you’ve been learning throughout the year.

July class:

2 hour lessons once a week – 4 week session (total: 8 hours) – Cost: 180$ (early-bird discount until June 25: 160$)

Register!Summer Francofun Class – Class “Ulliel” – Thursday 6pm to 8pm – July 5 to July 26, 2018

August class:

2 hour lessons once a week – 4 week session (total: 8 hours) – Cost: 180$ (early-bird discount until July 31: 160$)

Register!Summer Francofun Class – Class “Ulliel” – Thursday 6pm to 8pm – August 9 to August 30, 2018

Conversation Class - B1&B2 levels

In this class you will be able to:

  • Interact with others in a relaxed atmosphere
  • Discuss and debate
  • Speak in front of others
  • Listen to others and understand what is being said
  • Develop and use different kinds of vocabulary for different occasions
  • Understand music, the news, and other cultural aspects
  • Speak spontaneously

Learn more about our specialized classes

2 hour lessons once a week – 6 week session (total: 12 hours) Tuition fees: $185 (early-bird discount until July 2: $165)

Register! Conversation Class – Class “Usmar” – Wednesday 6pm to 8pm –  July 11 to August 15, 2018

B1.3 level - Summer class

Textbook: Alter Ego+ 3 Unit 2 and Unit 3

 Semi-intensive pace

2 hour lessons once a week – 6 week session (total: 24 hours) Tuition fees: $370 (early-bird discount until June 25: $330)

Register! Level B1.3 – Class “Hautes-Pyrénées” – Tuesday-Thursday 6pm to 8pm – July 3 to August 9, 2018

Grammar class - B1&B2 levels

— More information about the Summer 2018 Grammar class coming soon! —-

Work on your grammar this summer!

Are you forgetting some basic rules? Do you wish to perfect your grammar? This class is for you!

In this class you will:

  • Review and consolidate main grammatical points
  • Improve the construction of complex sentences
  • Use grammatical concepts to improve reading, writing
  • Better express your thoughts and ideas in written

 

Advanced – Level B2 – Completed within 192 hours (8 sessions).

Students are able to communicate with spontaneity and ease. It is also the level of language proficiency that most French universities require from undergraduate foreign students.

Join us for our summer class!

Francofun Workshop - B1&B2 levels

 Practice your French this summer!

During our Francofun Workshop you will discover some aspects that make the specificities of French culture! In this class, you will be able to: – discover French culture through music, movies, litterature, games, humor and more! – improve your linguistic skills – share/interact/discuss about intercultural topics – suggest/introduce/give your opinion – develop/improve your oral skills – expand your vocabulary/your grammar – and more!

By enabling a playful environment and encouraging communication and interaction, this class will help you assimilate what you’ve been learning throughout the year.

July class:

2 hour lessons once a week – 4 week session (total: 8 hours) – Cost: 180$ (early-bird discount until June 25: 160$)

Register!July Francofun Workshop – Class “Ulliel” – Thursday 6pm to 8pm – July 5 to July 26, 2018

August class:

2 hour lessons once a week – 4 week session (total: 8 hours) – Cost: 180$ (early-bird discount until July 31: 160$)

Register!August Francofun Workshop – Class “Ulliel” – Thursday 6pm to 8pm – August 9 to August 30, 2018

Conversation Class - B1&B2 levels

In this class you will be able to:

  • Interact with others in a relaxed atmosphere
  • Discuss and debate
  • Speak in front of others
  • Listen to others and understand what is being said
  • Develop and use different kinds of vocabulary for different occasions
  • Understand music, the news, and other cultural aspects
  • Speak spontaneously

Learn more about our specialized classes

2 hour lessons once a week – 6 week session (total: 12 hours) Tuition fees: $170 (early-bird discount until July 2: $150)

Register! Conversation Class – Class “Usmar” – Wednesday 6pm to 8pm –  July 11 to August 15, 2018

Grammar class - B1&B2 levels

— More information about the Summer 2018 Grammar class coming soon! —-

Work on your grammar this summer!

Are you forgetting some basic rules? Do you wish to perfect your grammar? This class is for you!

In this class you will:

  • Review and consolidate main grammatical points
  • Improve the construction of complex sentences
  • Use grammatical concepts to improve reading, writing
  • Better express your thoughts and ideas in written

2 hour lessons once a week – 5 week session (total: 10 hours) Tuition fees: $170 (early-bird discount until June 26: $150)

 

Register! Summer Grammar Class – Class “Maupassant” – Thursday 6pm to 8pm – June 29 to July 27, 2017