Course Summary

French Elementary 1 is ideal for absolute beginners. If you’ve ever wanted to learn more about the French language and the French-speaking world, or if you want to communicate with friends, family, colleagues, people in the local community, or people from other countries where French is spoken, this course is for you.

We’ve extended our French Elementary 1 classes to 22 hours. More time to learn and enjoy! 

You don’t have to worry about books, we’ve got you covered, textbook and workbook are complimentary.

Note: The course is delivered via video conferencing. We’ll encourage you to ask questions and give you a lot of practice verbally and in writing, just like face-to-face classes.

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You will learn how to:

  • use basic expressions to introduce yourself and others
  • engage in simple conversations to exchange information about nationalities and professions
  • ask and give personal information
  • use basic expressions to communicate in class
  • demonstrate basic knowledge of some cultural and social customs
  • know and use the French alphabet, count numbers up to 100
  • understand how to identify feminine and masculine nouns
  • use present tense of regular verbs in simple sentences
  • use of the formal and the informal you – Tu / Vous
  • conjugate verbs such as avoir, être and verbs from the first group -er
  • use of definite and indefinite articles for feminine and masculine noun

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • use basic expressions for meeting, greeting and saying farewell
  • engage in simple conversations to exchange information
  • use basic expressions to communicate in class
  • demonstrate basic knowledge of some French cultural and social custom

Material required (textbook Included in fee. Value: $88)

Cosmopolite 1: Textbook, Workbook + Parcours Digital & Cahier exercices (online activities). French language course for adult beginners featuring language and culture studied in authentic situations from the French-speaking world. Linked to the Common European Framework of Languages (CEFRL).

Prerequisites

This course is for beginners. No prior knowledge of French required.


***IMPORTANT NOTICE FOR LAST-MINUTE ENROLMENTS*** If you enrol on the same day this course starts, please check your confirmation email and ensure you contact the Languages Centre to receive a link to attend the online sessions at languages@cae.edu.au***

***Cancellations or postponements are notified 48 hours before class commencement. ***

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For more information contact us at languages@cae.edu.au

Course Sessions

Thursday, 14th October - 11 classes


Session ID DLAU3817C
14 Oct - 23 Dec 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location CAE
Session Fees
$419 / $398 (conc)
Teacher

Wednesday, 10th November - 11 classes


Session ID DLAU3818C
10 Nov - 16 Feb 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location CAE
Session Fees
$419 / $398 (conc)
Teacher

No class on Dec.22, 2021 to Jan.5, 2022

Tuesday, 11th January - 11 classes


Session ID DLAU3801C
11 Jan - 22 Mar 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location CBD
Session Fees
$419 / $398 (conc)
Teacher

Monday, 24th January - 11 classes


Session ID DLAU3802C
24 Jan - 11 Apr 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location CBD
Session Fees
$419 / $398 (conc)
Teacher

No class on Mar.14, 2022

Last updated: October 27, 2021 04:50pm