Course Summary

During this 18-hour online course, students can interact with teachers via video conferencing. Students are encouraged to ask questions and are given plenty of opportunities to practice the language verbally and in writing, just like they would in face-to-face classes.

Course Sessions

Thursday, 9th June - 9 classes


Session ID DLAW7202C
9 Jun - 4 Aug 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location CBD
Session Fees
$349 / $332 (conc)
Teacher
Lachlan Dorse

This course covers general topics such as:

  • use of time markers when talking about time of the day
  • formal and informal time
  • reflexive verbs to talk about daily habits: se lever, se doucher, …
  • use of reflexive pronouns to talk about daily habits: me, te, se, …
  • introduction to other -re verbs: lire, écrire
  • use of parfois, souvent, jamais, toujours to talk about how frequently you do some activities
  • introduction to other -oir verbs: pouvoir, devoir et vouloir …
  • introduction to other -ir verbs link with going out: choisir, sortir
  • different ways of asking questions – formal & informal
  • accepting and refusing an invitation to go out:
  • Introduction to l’impératif présent  to invite someone and give instructions

By the end of this course the student will be able to:

  • talk about time and daily schedules
  • talk about daily activities and habits
  • talk about our day at work
  • talk about outings, offer to make an outing
  • accept or refuse an invitation

French Elementary 3 or equivalent of about 60 hours of previous study

IF YOU HAVE NOT COMPLETED THE PREVIOUS LEVEL AT CAE, YOU NEED TO CONTACT CAE FOR A SKILL ASSESSMENT PRIOR TO ENROLLING.

N.B. CAE withdrawal policy does not allow for refund or transfer once the course has started in the event that the level of the class is not suitable.

***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***

If you are new to Elementary 4, this is the link to purchase the textbook: & workbook 

Cosmopolite 1: Textbook, Workbook and Parcours Digital (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). Hachette. ISBN 978-2-01-401597-3.

To attend your online sessions all you need is the link we will provide (via email), a device with internet connection and a webcam.

***Cancellations or postponements are notified 48 hours before class commencement. Please consider this before purchasing class materials***

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Last updated: May 20, 2022 04:51pm