We are offering workshops during the spring holidays (17 to 25 January) to warm up your French skills!
Better yet, there's no registration fee required!
You may enrol online below, by phoning us on 8272 4281, or in person at Reception.
Come and refresh or perfect your knowledge of subjunctive. Formation and use will be the focus of this workshop, through exercises but also fun activities.
Minimum level to enrol: A2.2
The boarders are re-opening! Get ready to travel and learn the necessary basics to survive in France.
Day 1: Introduce yourself, learn directions, call the doctor.
Day 2: Book accommodation, order at at restaurant.
Come and strengthen your knowledge of French grammar. In this course, you will learn the nature and function of words for instance what is
COD, a COD a complement du nom… and how these words work in a sentence. This will help you improve your sentence structure and understanding
of new rules.
Open to Beginners and Intermediate
Train your ears and improve your listening through useful exercises to help you identify the type of message heard (dialogue,
announcement…) and precise your understanding of the different information.
Open to A1.1 students and above.
Improve your pronunciation through different exercises.
Open to students A1.1 and above
Learn how to greet others, introduce yourself and someone else, give and ask for information (name, address, telephone number...), and start
to express yourself in another language!
Textbook: Cosmopolite 1/A1, Dossier 0 + 1
Travel to another city, describe it, ask for and give directions and learn how to book an accommodation.
Talk about your family and learn how to describe someone. Express your personal tastes and study how to give more information about yourself (profession, passions, dreams).
Textbook: Cosmopolite 1/A1, Dossier 2 + 3
Let’s go out ! Describe your daily routine at home and at work, ask for and give information about events, accept or decline someone’s invitation.
Explore the past with passé composé and talk about past events and experiences, give advices with imperative.
Textbook: Cosmopolite 1/A1, Dossier 4 + 5
After doing revision of passé composé, travel in francophone countries, choose a travel destination and learn future. Describe cities, talk
about seasons and climate and express your sensations and emotions.
Textbook: Cosmopolite 1/A1, Dossier 6
Let’s talk about food! Understand a menu, order and give your opinion about a restaurant making comparisons with others.
Go back to the past and learn imparfait to compare yesterday and today.
Go shopping and learn about clothing trends and and become a fashion critic!
Text Book: Cosmopolite 1, Dossier 7 + 8
Discover different types of tourism in France, compare linguistic stays, describe unusual accommodations and express rules and recommendations with various structures.
Talk about past experiences, express your emotions and learn how to structure your speech with time markers.!
Textbook: Cosmopolite 2/A2, Dossier 1 + 2
Let’s talk about work in France and Australia. Speak about your career, give advices and learn about a new past tense: le plus-que-parfait.
Share your tastes regarding cultural activities (series, music, comics, etc.). Learn how to ask written and spoken questions and express
wishes with conditional.
Textbook: Cosmopolite 2/A2, Dossier 3 and 4
Learn how to describe someone’s characteristics. Convince, reassure and react to someone’s opinion. Share your fears and feelings when you were traveling.
Talk about cooking, cosmetics, repairs cafés and vintage. Discuss success stories and learn how to give a chronology to yours.
Textbook: Cosmopolite 2/A2, Dossier 5 & 6
Let’s talk about past. Understand someone’s story and share your memories about French. Stand up for a cause, criticize a project, ask for opinions and offer solutions.
Understand and discuss news. Learn how to make suggestions with conditional and express your hopes with subjunctive.
Textbook: Cosmopolite 2/A2, Dossier 7 & 8
Conversation classes are designed to increase your comprehension and usage of French and increase fluency and spontaneous exchanges in a safe and fun environment.
Improve your everyday spoken French.
Practise grammar while speaking
Strengthen your confidence and exchange with other students around topics pre-established together in an hour-long conversation class.
Increase your vocabulary and your French fluency, your everyday spoken French, practise grammar while speaking and increase your knowledge about France and its culture in a very structured lesson divided between class talks, group chats and individual public speaking.
Please note: This is a supplementary class for current students enrolled in Intermediate classes A2.1 to B1.8. This is not a stand-alone class.
Let’s move abroad! Classify and describe the best cities in the world to live in, give your opinion about exchanging jobs and houses and
discuss about memories of moving to a new city. Learn how to express your intentions and wishes with conditional
Text Book: Cosmopolite 3/B1, Dossier 1
What do you do tonight? Talk about going out: discuss events, persuade and choose what to do. Discover customs of different countries and
discuss cultural differences. Learn how to describe someone’s behaviour.
Text Book: Cosmopolite 3/B1, Dossier 3
This term is about sustainable development. Give your opinion on the topic, debate, learn how to make reservations and offer
solutions. Talk about local sustainable project and encourage people to act to save our planet.
Text Book: Cosmopolite 3/B1, Dossier 4
Talk about professional world. Present your profession, understand and give advices for an interview, discuss differences between
France and your country and describe a day at work. Learn how to structure your speech in the time.
Text Book: Cosmopolite 3/B1 - Dossier 5
Text Book: Cosmopolite 3/B1 - Dossier 6
Text Book: Cosmopolite 3/B1 - Dossier 8
Textbook: Cosmopolite 4/B2, Dossier 2
Do you like social media? Discuss data protection and the evolution of traditional medias. Debate around the use of social media in our
daily life and if we need a “detoxication” from it.
Textbook: Cosmopolite 4/B2, Dossier 4
Textbook: Cosmopolite 4/B2, Dossier 7
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