Winter II – 2019 – Adults Courses

French up your New Years resolution!

Early-bird and bundle discounts until Wednesday, January 30 – 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

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! A1.1 level – Class “Zalana” – Tuesday and Thursday 6pm to 8pm Feb. 5 to Mar. 14, 2019 THIS COURSE IS NOW FULL – CONTACT US IF YOU’RE INTERESTED IN THIS SCHEDULE

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 “Zantelo” – Monday 9:30am-12:30pm – Feb. 11 to Mar. 25, 2019
Register! A1.1 level – Class “Zermatt” – Friday 6 to 9pm – Feb. 8 to Mar. 15, 2019 ONLY 2 SPOTS LEFT!

 

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)

Please check the classes in the A1.1 level or contact us at 780-469-0399 ext. 104 or by email at info@afedmonton.ca for more information.

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)

Please check the classes in the A1.1 level or contact us at 780-469-0399 ext. 104 or by email at info@afedmonton.ca for more information.

 

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

 

This class will start again in the Spring I session. If you’re interested please contact us at info@afedmonton.ca

For the Winter II session you can check the False beginner 2 level.

 

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

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 January 30)

Register! FB2 level – Class “Yendé” – Monday and Wednesday 6 to 8pm – Feb. 6 to Mar. 20

 

A1.2+ level

Textbook $55: Alter Ego+ 1 – Unit 3 & 4

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 $55: Alter Ego+ 1 – Unit 0 & 1

3 hour lessons once a week – 6 week session (total: 18 hours) – Tuition fees: early-bird $250 – regular $280 (Early-bird discount until January 30)

Please note there’s no class between Saturday, December 22 and Wednesday, January 2. Classes will start again on Thursday, January 3.

Register! A1.2+ level – Class “Wawa” – Saturday 9:30am to 12:30pmFeb. 9 to Mar. 23

 

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 $55: Alter Ego+ 1 – Unit 4 & Unit 5 lesson 1, 2

2 hour lessons twice a week – 6 week session (total: 24 hours) – Tuition fees: early-bird $330 – regular $370 (Early-bird discount until January 30)

Please note there’s no class between Saturday, December 22 and Wednesday, January 2. Classes will start again on Thursday, January 3.

Register! A1.3 level – Class “Vichy” – Tuesday & Thursday 10am to 12pm Dec. 11 to Jan. 29

 

Regular pace

Textbook : Alter Ego+ 1 $55 (Class “Val de Marne”) or Cosmopolite A1 $61 (class “Valence”)

3 hour lessons once a week – 6 week session (total: 18 hours) – Tuition fees: early-bird $250 – regular $280 (Early-bird discount until January 30)

Register! A1.3 level – Class “Valence” – Friday 6pm to 9pm Fev. 8 to Mar. 15
Register! A1.3 level – Class “Val de Marne” – Saturday 9:30 to 12:30 – Fev. 9 to Mar. 23

 

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

This class will start again in the session Spring I. If you are interested, contact us at info@afedmonton.ca

For the Winter II session you can check the level A1.3

 

A1.4 level

Textbook: Alter Ego+ 1

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

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 January 30)

Register! A1.4 level – Class “Versailles” – Monday & Wednesday 6 to 8pm Dec. 10 to Jan. 30

 

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

 

Semi-intensive pace

Textbook $59: Edito 1

2 hour lessons twice a week – 6 week session (total: 24 hours) – Tuition fees: early-bird $330 – regular $370 (Early-bird discount until January 30)

Register! FB4 level – Class “Val d’Oise” – Tuesday & Thursday 6pm to 8pm  Feb. 5 to Mar. 14

 

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 January 30)

Register! Interaction class – Class “Woodkid” Tuesday 8pm to 9.30pm –  Feb. 5 to Mar. 12

 

 

 

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

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 January 30)

Register! A2.1 level – Class “Troyes” – Monday & Wednesday 6pm-8pm –  Feb. 6 to Mar. 20

 

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

Regular pace

Textbook $55: Alter Ego+ 2

3 hour lessons once a week – 6 week session (total: 18 hours) Tuition fees: early-bird $250, regular $280 (Early-bird discount until Feb. 4)

Register! A2.2 level – Class “Rhône” – Monday 6pm to 9pm Feb. 11 to Mar. 25

 

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 January 30)

Register! A2.2 level – Class “Sarthe” – Tuesday & Thursday 6pm to 8pm Feb. 5 to Mar. 14

 

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

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 January 30: $250)

Register! A2.3 level – Class “Poitiers” – Friday 6pm to 9pm  – Feb. 8 to Mar. 15

 

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

 

This level will start again in the Spring I session. If you are interested in this class please send us an email at info@afedmonton.ca

 

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

 

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 January 30)

Register! A2.6 level – Class “Narbonne” – Monday & Wednesday 6pm to 8pm Feb. 4 to Mar. 18

 

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 January 30: 125$)

Register! Interaction class – Class “Woodkid” Tuesday 8pm to 9.30pm –  Feb. 5 to Mar. 12

 

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 January 30: 125$)

Register! Phonetics-Grammar-Interaction workshop – Class “Obispo” Thursday 8pm to 9.30pm –  Feb. 14 to Mar. 21

 

 

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

 

If you are interested in this class, contact us at info@afedmonton.ca

 

B1.1+ level

Objectives coming soon!

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 January 30: $250)

Register! B1.1+ level – Class “Roubaix” – Friday 6pm to 9pm  – Feb. 8 to Mar. 15

 

B1.6 level

Objectives coming soon!

Semi-intensive pace

Textbook $55: Alter Ego+ 3 – Dossier 6 et dossier 7

2 hour lessons twice a week – 6 week session (total: 24 hours) Tuition fees: $370 (early-bird discount until January 30: $330)

Register! Level B1.6 – Class “Hautes-Pyrénées” – Tuesday & Thursday 6pm to 8pm – Feb. 5 to Mar. 14

 

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 Feb. 7: 125$)

Register! Phonetics-Grammar-Interaction class – Class “Obispo” Thursday 8pm to 9.30pm –  Feb. 14 to Mar. 21

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 January 30: $165)

Register! Level B1 Conversation class – Class “Fugain”- Thursday 6pm to 8pm – Feb. 7 to Mar. 14

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 Feb. 4: $165)

Register! Grammar Class – Class “Maupassant” – Thursday 6pm to 8pm –  Feb. 7 to Mar. 14

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 March 4, 2019. 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 February 1: $165)

Register!  B1&B2 DELF Exam Prep Class – Friday 6pm to 9pm – February 8 to March 1

 

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

In this class, students will be able to:

  • Coming soon!

Regular pace

3 hour lessons once a week – 6 week session (total: 18 hours) Tuition fees: $280 (early-bird discount until January 30: $250)

Register! Level B2.2 – Class “Vannes” – Friday 6pm to 9pm – Feb. 8 to Mar. 15

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 January 30: $165)

Register! Level B2 Conversation class – Class “Cabrel” – Tuesday 6pm to 8pm – Feb. 5 to Mar. 12

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 January 30: $165)

Register! Grammar Class – Class “Maupassant” – Thursday 6pm to 8pm –  Feb. 7 to Mar. 14

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 March 4, 2019. 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 February 1: $165)

Register!B1&B2 DELF Exam Prep Class – Friday 6pm to 9pm – February 8 to March 1, 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 – for Winter I session, enjoy the early-bird discount until Monday, Jan. 30!

 

Register! Learn rock n’roll in French Monday 5:30 to 6:30pm Feb. 4 to Mar. 11
Register! Learn salsa in French Monday 6:30 to 7:30pm Feb. 4 to Mar. 11