In many countries, people learn the basis of the French Language at secondary school, but unfortunately knowledge of this language often fades after a couple of years of not practising it. A French language course is an ideal way to (re)learn how to speak and write the language.

On this page you can find the course dates and fees.

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French level 1

This course is designed for people who have no knowledge of the French Language. The emphasis is on the use of your French in day-to-day situations. You will study the pronunciation of the language and read short texts. You will learn some basic vocabulary and grammar and start constructing small sentences. You learn to greet people, ask simple questions, indicate your preferences, get directions, talk about your profession and daily activities.

Lesson materials:

Voyages 1 Edition Internationale
tekstboek isbn 9789462934375
werkboek isbn 9789462934382

Your level after this course: -A1

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French level 2

We will continue studying a range of conversational topics: you will learn vocabulary to talk about sports, eating habits, clothing, French holidays and French traditions, the past, recreation, cooking, hobbies and the environment. You will be able to reserve a train ticket, read a short text and organize a party. Apart from reading, writing and listening the course will introduce roleplay and students will be invited to speak up and make short speeches and conversations in class. After this course you will be able to speak French in a more natural way. You will be able to apply the grammar accurately in  both writing and speaking. You will improve your understanding of spoken French and feel more confident to respond to questions and take part in conversations.

Lesson materials:

Voyages 1 Edition Internationale
tekstboek isbn 9789462934375
werkboek isbn 9789462934382

Your level after this course: +- A1

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French level 3

The topics covered during this  course include the workplace, weekends, holidays, media, weather, live / stay and the future. You will learn how to ask/give permission, give your personal opinion and defend your preferences, create and modify appointments. Although the emphasis is on speaking skills we are also working on expanding vocabulary, reading texts, listening and writing skills. This includes writing a short biography.

Lesson materials:

Voyages 1 Edition Internationale
tekstboek isbn 9789462934375
werkboek isbn 9789462934382

Your level after this course:A1

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French level 4

The topics covered during this course will include home furnishings, rent a property, advertising and abbreviations, the human body, illness, medical and pharmacy visits.
You will learn to give a description, talk about past situations, structure a story and give directions and advice. The emphasis is on oral skills, but we also practise reading and listening comprehension, reading comprehension and vocabulary expansion.

Lesson materials:

Voyages 1 Edition Internationale
tekstboek isbn 9789462934375
werkboek isbn 9789462934382

Your level after this course: A1+

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French level 5

During this course you will learn to talk about your social life, accept/decline invitations, your work situation, plans for the future, working conditions, wildlife, ecology and the environment. You will learn how to give your opinion and to react to questions. Grammar includes the conditionnel, equations, future tense and relative pronouns. The emphasis is on speaking with many new words, but attention is also paid to reading, listening and writing skills.

Lesson materials:

Voyages 1 Edition Internationale
tekstboek isbn 9789462934375
werkboek isbn 9789462934382

Your level after this course: A1/-A2

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French level 6

The topics covered during this  course include phoning, new media, personal relationships, organizations, volunteering, festivals, traditions and rituals, music and films.
You will learn to describe events using the indirect speech, and will be able to express sympathy and compassion in difficult situations. Grammar includes the passe immediat and other verbal, adverbial constructions to show time, the passive voice and subjunctive after some expressions.

Lesson materials: 

Voyages 1 Edition Internationale
tekstboek isbn 9789462934375
werkboek isbn 9789462934382

Your level after this course:+– A2

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French level 7

The topics discussed during this course include stories, literature, theatre, interviews, advertisements, the Internet, learning a foreign language, the environment and holiday destinations.
You will learn many new words which you will use in presentations and interviews. Your listening skills are practiced through CDs. You will also host a short presentation. Additionally you going to apply for a job and write a letter.

Lesson materials: 

Voyages 1 Edition Internationale
tekstboek isbn 9789462934375
werkboek isbn 9789462934382

Your level after this course: -B1

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French level 8

This course builds on the French Level 7 course. Topics we discuss include film, Internet forums, the press, newspaper articles, political life in France, ecology, the school system and cinema. You will expand your vocabulary and will hold a presentation one of the topics listed. You’ll learn about correspondence, chats, texting and mobile telephony. In addition, you will participate in a class debate in which you must make clear and defend your own opinion.

Lesson materials: 

Voyages 1 Edition Internationale
tekstboek isbn 9789462934375
werkboek isbn 9789462934382

Your level after this course: B1

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French level 9

The topics dealt with are include study and career, work and work environment, public broadcast in France, journalism, reporting, French songs and poetry, musicals. You’re going learn to draft and edit texts, newspaper articles and messages about events and give an oral report and an interview. The level of this course is high; afterwards you will be able to participate in the DELF B1 exam.

Lesson materials: 

Voyages 1 Edition Internationale
tekstboek isbn 9789462934375
werkboek isbn 9789462934382

Your level after this course: B1+

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French Conversation

During this course you will enjoy weekly discussions about current affairs and students will also have the opportunity to put forward subjects for discussion themselves.  The aim of this class is to expand your vocabulary and improve your speech.  You will feel more confident when participating in conversations and discussions and will be able to express yourself more freely. The minimum level to participate in this class is A2/B1.

Lesson materials: TaalNetwerk study file, € 15.00

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Business French

This course is aimed at learning to write better emails, letters and reports in the French Language. We will discuss grammar, style and commonly made mistakes in written work in order to ensure better written French in the future. We also practice spoken business French, presentations and phone calls, to ensure a more confident and higher level of French in your professional life.

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