Spring II – 2019 – Adults Courses

Make your French blossom!

Still taking registrations for Spring II session!

Early-bird and bundle discounts until Monday, May 6 – New students get the early-bird discount anyway!

DiscoveryLevel A1 Completed within 96 hours.

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.


IMPORTANT ! For the first registration, a membership of $ 20 must be paid; it’s valid for a full year and provides access to many benefits. For the classes fees, choose a course below.


A1.1 level

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

Regular pace

Textbook $61: Cosmopolite A1

3 hour lessons once a week – 6 week session (total: 18 hours) – Tuition fees:  early-bird $250 (You get the early-bird discount on your first registration, no matter when you register! Regular price is $280)

Register! A1.1 level – Class “Bruxelles” – Friday 9.30am to 12.30pm May 17 to June 21, 2019

False Beginner 1 level

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 (FB).    

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
  • 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

Semi-intensive pace

Textbook $61: Cosmopolite A1

2 hour lessons  twice a week – 6 week session (total: 24 hours) Tuition fees:  early-bird $330 (You get the early-bird discount on your first registration, no matter when you register! Regular price is $370)

Register! FB1 level – Class “Berry” – Tuesday and Friday 6pm to 8pm May 14 to June 25, 2019

Regular pace

Textbook $61: Cosmopolite A1

3 hour lessons once a week – 6 week session (total: 18 hours) – Tuition fees: early-bird $250 (You get the early-bird discount on your first registration, no matter when you register! Regular price is $280)

Register! FB1 level – Class “Bordeaux” – Wednesday 6pm to 9pm May 15 to June 19, 2019

A1.2 level

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

Regular pace

Textbook $61: Cosmopolite A1

3 hour lessons once a week – 6 week session (total: 18 hours) – Tuition fees: early-bird $250 – regular $280 (Early-bird discount until May 6), books not included.

Register! A1.2 level – Class “Alger” – Wednesday 6pm – 9pm – May 15 to June 19

False Beginner 2 level

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 (FB).    

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:

  • 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
  • Talk about past events
  • Understand a fill out a survey
  • Talk about traditions

Regular pace

Textbook $61: Cosmopolite A1

3 hour lessons once a week – 6 week session (total: 18 hours) – Tuition fees: early-bird $250 – regular $280 (Early-bird discount until May 6), books not included.

Register! FB2 level – Class “Abitibi” – Monday 9.30am – 12.30pm – May 13 to June 24

Semi-intensive pace

Textbook $61: Cosmopolite A1

2 hour lessons  twice a week – 6 week session (total: 24 hours) Tuition fees:  early-bird $330 (You get the early-bird discount on your first registration, no matter when you register! Regular price is $370)

Register! FB2 level – Class “Aquitaine” – Tuesday and Friday 6pm to 8pm May 14 to June 25, 2019

A1.2+ level

In this class, students will be able to:

  • 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
  • Talk about past events
  • Understand a fill out a survey
  • Talk about traditions

Regular pace

Textbook $61: Cosmopolite A1

3 hour lessons once a week – 6 week session (total: 18 hours) – Tuition fees: early-bird $250 – regular $280 (Early-bird discount until May 6), books not included.

Register! A1.2+ level – Class “Zantelo” – Monday 9.30am – 12.30pm – May 27 to July 8

A1.3 level

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

Semi-intensive pace

Textbook $61 : Cosmopolite A1

2 hour lessons  twice a week – 6 week session (total: 24 hours) Tuition fees:  early-bird $330 (You get the early-bird discount on your first registration, no matter when you register! Regular price is $370)

Register! A1.3 level – Class “Zalana” – Tuesday and Thursday 6pm to 8pm May 14 to June 20, 2019

False Beginner 3 level

Textbook: Alter Ego+ 1 – Unit 4 & 5

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 (FB).    

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:

  • 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

If you are interested in this class please send us an email at info@afedmonton.ca

A1.4 level

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

Regular pace

Textbook $55: Alter Ego+ 1

3 hour lessons once a week – 6 week session (total: 18 hours) – Tuition fees: early-bird $250 – regular $280 (Early-bird discount until May 6), books not included.

Register! A1.4 level – Class “Wawa” – Saturday 9.30pm to 12.30pm May 25 to July 6, 2019

False Beginner 4 level

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 (FB).    

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

If you are interested in this class please send us an email at info@afedmonton.ca

 

A1.3 to A2.3 level - Interaction and role play class - Specialized class

For this class, the A1.3 level is expected.

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. Learn more about our specialized classes

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

1.5 hour lessons once a week – 6 week session (total: 9 hours) – Tuition fees: early-bird $125 – regular $140 (Early-bird discount until May 6)

Register! Interaction class – Class “Woodkid” Tuesday 8pm to 9.30pm –  May 14 to June 18

Intermediate – Level A2 – Completed within 144 hours.

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.

If you are unsure of your level, give us a call at 780-469-0399 to set up a placement test!


IMPORTANT ! For the first registration, a membership of $ 20 must be paid; it’s valid for a full year and provides access to many benefits. For the classes fees, choose a course below.


A2.1 level

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

Regular pace

Textbook $55: Alter Ego+ 1

3 hour lessons once a week – 6 week session (total: 18 hours) Tuition fees: early-bird $250, regular $280 (Early-bird discount until May 6), books not included.

Register! A2.1 level – Class “Val de Marne” – Saturday 9.30am to 12.30pm May 25 to July 6, 2019

A2.1+ level

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

 

If you are interested in this class please send us an email at info@afedmonton.ca

 

A2.2 level

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

 

Semi-intensive pace

Textbook $55: Alter Ego+ 1

2 hour lessons twice a week – 6 week session (total: 24 hours) – Tuition fees: early-bird $330, regular $370 (Early-bird discount until May 6), books not included.

Register! A2.2 level – Class “Versailles” – Monday & Wednesday 6pm-8pm –  May 13 to June 24, 2019

A2.3 level

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

Semi-intensive pace

Textbook $55: Alter Ego+ 2

2 hour lessons twice a week – 6 week session (total: 24 hours) – Tuition fees: early-bird $330, regular $370 (Early-bird discount until May 6), books not included.

Register! A2.3 level – Class “Troyes” – Monday & Wednesday 6pm to 8pm May 13 to June 24, 2019

A2.3+ level

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

If you are interested in this class please send us an email at info@afedmonton.ca

A2.4 level

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

 

Regular pace

Textbook $55: Alter Ego+ 2

3 hour lessons once a week – 6 week session (total: 18 hours) Tuition fees: $280 (early-bird discount until May 6: $250), books not included.

Register! A2.4 level – Class “Poitiers” – Friday 6pm to 9pm  – May 17 to June 28, 2019

A2.5 level

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

If you are interested in this class please send us an email at info@afedmonton.ca

 

A2.6 level

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

 

If you are interested in this class please send us an email at info@afedmonton.ca

 

A1.3 to A2.3 level - Interaction and role play class - Specialized class

For this class, the A1.3 level is expected.

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. Learn more about our specialized classes

In this class, you will be able to:

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

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

Register! Interaction class – Class “Woodkid” Tuesday 8pm to 9.30pm –  May 14 to June 18, 2019

A2.4 to B1.2 level - Phonetics-Grammar-Interaction workshop - Specialized class

For this class, the A2.4 level is expected.

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. Learn more about our specialized classes

In this class, you will be able to:

  • Develop/improve your oral production
  • Expand your vocabulary
  • Talk with a standard and daily life language
  • Play and imagine conversation
  • Make suppositions
  • Get used to daily life circumstances
  • Get use to French prosody
  • Learn how to pronounce the French rounded vowels
  • Learn how to pronounce the French nasal vowels
  • Get use to French consonants
  • Discover different French accents
  • Review your grammar

1.5 hour lessons once a week – 6 week session (total: 9 hours) – Cost: 140$ (early-bird discount until March 18: 125$)

Register! Phonetics-Grammar-Interaction – Class “Obispo” Thursday 8pm to 9.30pm –  May 16 to June 20

Independent – Level B1Completed within 192 hours.

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.


IMPORTANT ! For the first registration, a membership of $ 20 must be paid; it’s valid for a full year and provides access to many benefits. For the classes fees, choose a course below.

B1.1 level

In this class, students will be able to:

  • Talk about life change
  • Understand a show and the story of a career change
  • Express themselves about a type of show
  • Write a testimony about a life change
  • Understand a biography, the chronology of events in a short biography
  • Write a short biography: present a personality and indicate the steps of their life journey
  • Report someone’s speech in the past/a conversation
  • Report an exceptional event, a feat
  • Situate an event in the past
  • Make hypothesis regarding a different past and formulate consequences of an hypothetical situation
  • Tell someone’s life

Semi-intensive pace

Textbook $55: Alter Ego+ 2 – Dossier 7

3 hour lessons once a week – 6 week session (total: 24 hours) Tuition fees: $280 (early-bird discount until May 6: $250), books not included

Register! B1.1 level – Class “Narbonne” – Wednesday 6pm to 9pm May 22 to June 26, 2019

B1.1+ level

Objectives coming soon!

Regular pace

Textbook $55: Alter Ego+ 3 (dossier 1)

3 hour lessons once a week – 6 week session (total: 18 hours) Tuition fees: $280 (early-bird discount until May 6: $250), books not included

Register! B1.2 level – Class “Roubaix” – Friday 6pm to 9pm  – May 17 to June 28, 2019

B1.6 level

Please let us know at info@afedmonton.ca if you are interested in this class level.

A2.4 to B1.2 level - Phonetics-Grammar-Interaction workshop - Specialized class

For this class, the A2.4 level is expected.

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. Learn more about our specialized classes

In this class, you will be abble to:

  • Develop/improve your oral production
  • Expand your vocabulary
  • Talk with a standard and daily life language
  • Play and imagine conversation
  • Make suppositions
  • Get used to daily life circumstances
  • Get use to French prosody
  • Learn how to pronounce the French rounded vowels
  • Learn how to pronounce the French nasal vowels
  • Get use to French consonants
  • Discover different French accents
  • Review your grammar

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

Register! Phonetics-Grammar-Interaction – Class “Obispo” Thursday 8pm to 9.30pm –  May 16 to June 20, 2019

B1 level - Conversation class - Specialized class

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

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

Register! Level B1 Conversation class – Class “Fugain”- Thursday 6pm to 8pm – May 16 to June 20, 2019

B1 & B2 levels - Grammar class - Specialized class

Are you forgetting some basic rules? Do you wish to perfect your grammar? This class is for you! Learn more about our specialized classes

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 – 6 week session (total: 12 hours) Tuition fees: $185 (early-bird discount until May 6: $165). Books not included: Grammaire Essentielle B2: $35

Register! Grammar Class – Class “Maupassant” – Thursday 6pm to 8pm –  May 16 to June 20, 2019

B1 & B2 levels - DELF Tout Public Exam - Prep Class

Students who wish to take the DELF B level exam are encouraged to take this course. This class will give you all the tools you need to have more chance pass the exam.

The next DELF Exam Tout Public will be held the week of June 3, 2019. Therefore the prep class will be happening during our Spring II session. You can click here to get more information about the DELF-DALF Exam, or call the office at 780-469-0399

3 hour lessons once a week – 4 week session (total: 12 hours) Tuition fees: $185 (early-bird discount until May 3: $165)

Register!  B1&B2 DELF Exam Prep Class – Friday 6pm to 9pm – May 10 to May 31, 2019

Advanced – Level B2 – Completed within 192 hours.

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.


IMPORTANT ! For the first registration, a membership of $ 20 must be paid; it’s valid for a full year and provides access to many benefits. For the classes fees, choose a course below.


B2.2 level - General French class

Textbook: Alter Ego+ 4 – Unit 2

If you are interested in this level, please send us an email to: info@afedmonton.ca

B2 level - Conversation class - Specialized class

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

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

Register! Level B2 Conversation class – Class “Cabrel” – Tuesday 6pm to 8pm – May 14 to June 18, 2019

B1 & B2 levels - Advanced Grammar - Specialized class

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 – 6 week session (total: 12 hours) – Tuition fees: $185 (early-bird discount until May 6: $165), books not included: Grammaire Essentielle B2, $35.

Register! Grammar Class – Class “Maupassant” – Thursday 6pm to 8pm –  May 16 to June 20

B1 & B2 levels - DELF Tout Public Exam - Prep Class

Students who wish to take the DELF B level exam are encouraged to take this course. This class will give you all the tools you need to have more chance pass the exam.

The next DELF Exam Tout Public will be held during the week of June 3, 2019. Therefore the prep class will be happening during our Spring II session. You can click here to get more information about the DELF-DALF, or call the office at 780-469-0399

3 hour lessons once a week – 4 week session (total: 12 hours) – Tuition fees: $185 (early-bird discount until May 3: $165)

Register!  B1&B2 DELF Exam Prep Class – Friday 6pm to 9pm – May 10 to May 31, 2019

 

 

NEW! Enroll in our Dance class in French!

The amazing dance teacher Michael Casajus will take you from novice to advanced in Rock n’roll or Salsa, we promise a lot of fun and laughs…in French!

This class is open to all levels of French, from beginners to advanced, and even if you don’t speak French yet.

More information about Michael Casajus, runner up at the Canadian Swing Championship in 2016!

Schedule and Fees

Fee: $95 regular price – $85 early-bird

Schedule coming up soon for Spring I ! In the meantime please send us an email if you are interested in this class !