Formation linguistique

Beginner & Intermediate French classes


The course is designed for adults who want to learn or/and improve their French. The course is currently taught online in small groups to make it more friendly. The subjects and theme of the course will depend on the participants level (see below).

French Beginner 1 – Program description

A free written and oral test will be completed in order to determine your level. Ask for more information at formationcontinue@educacentre.com or 604.708.5100 ext 1101.

Upon completion of this course the successful student will have reliably demonstrated the ability to communicate in French using simple short sentences.

20 hours/2 hours per week

At the end of this session, the student will be able to:

  • Introduce himself/herself
  • Ask simple questions
  • Answer simple questions
  • Describe an object or a person
  • Introduce his/her family
  • Locate in space

Teacher: Laura H.

Price: $200

Level: Beginner 1.

Book:
The College will provide an exercise book to the students.

Location:
Online

Important:
The course will only take place if we have at least 4 registered students.

French Beginner 2 – Program description

A free written and oral test will be completed in order to determine your level. Ask for more information at formationcontinue@educacentre.com or 604.708.5100 ext 1101.

Upon completion of this course the successful student will have reliably demonstrated the ability to communicate in French using simple short sentences.

20 hours/2 hours per week.

At the end of this session, the student will be able to:

  •  Possessive adjectives (son, sa…).
  • Definite (le, du, au, à…) and indefinite (un ,des) articles.
  • Near future : (je vais…/ I am going to…)
  • Negative form (Il n’ y a pas de/d’)
  • Role play on the phone.
  • Take/cancel an appointment.
  • Order food, talk about meals.
  • Talk about his/her schedule, life.
  • Be able to give time.

=> Grammar : near future and conditional tense.

=> Vocabulary : Weather, sports/games, education/ school, food/meals, geography, arts (music, cinema…), commute/transportation.

Teacher: Laura H.

Price: $200

Level: Beginner 2.

Book:
The College will provide an exercise book to the students.

Location:
Online

Important:
The course will only take place if we have at least 6 registered students.

Next session(s) 

French Beginner 3/ Intermediate – Program description

A free written and oral test will be completed in order to determine your level. Ask for more information at formationcontinue@educacentre.com or 604.708.5100 ext 1101.

Upon completion of this course the successful student will have reliably demonstrated the ability to communicate in French using simple short sentences.

20 hours/2 hours per week.

At the end of this session, the student will be able to:

  • Talk about and introduce herself or himself and others with more details (role play).
  • Talk about work, medias and personal life…
  • Use past tense (passé composé) + introduction of conditionnel and subjonctif.
  • Express her or his feelings
  • Talk about health and parts of the body.
  • Have professional and personal phone conversations.
  • Express her or his own opinion on society, technology etc.
=> Grammar : passé composé, conditionnel, subjonctif, impératif (giving orders), interrogations (qui, que quoi, où), irregular verbs (faire, prendre), pronoms « en » and « y ».
=> Vocabulary : common expressions, idioms, work, personal/everyday life.

Teacher : Laura H.

Price : $200

Level : Beginner 3.

Book : The College will provide an exercise book to the students.

Location:
Online

Important:
The course will only take place if at least 5 students are registered.

Next session(s)

Intermediate 2  – Program description

A free written and oral test will be completed in order to determine your level. Ask for more information at formationcontinue@educacentre.com or 604.708.5100 ext 1101.

Upon completion of this course the successful student will have reliably demonstrated the ability to communicate in French using more complex sentences.

20 hours/2 hours per week.

At the end of this session, the student will be able to:

  • Talk about different professions and describe his/her job
  • Have conversations about banking and travel
  • Write formal letters and carry out job search
  • Describe more complex situations using past tenses (vacations, accident scene…)
  • Describe his/her emotions in a more complex way (feelings, nightmare…)
  • Use other tenses like imparfait (past tense) and futur simple

=> Grammar : imparfait, futur simple, adverbs of quantity (beaucoup, peu, assez,…), reflexive verbs…

=> Vocabulary : common expressions, idioms, formal /everyday life (banking, travel,…).

Teacher : Laura H.

Price : $200

Level :  Intermediate 2

Book : The College will provide an exercise book to the students.

Location:
Online

Important:
The course will only take place if at least 5 students are registered.