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Course Code: CEFR 155
If you're someone with beginner skills in French, we've got one word for you: "bienvenue." This course is a great way to improve your communication by reading, listening and taking part in a wide range of fun projects and activities. You'll also get a chance to discover the Québécois culture and that's a great way to start feeling more comfortable with the language and life here in Montréal. So if speaking français is your goal, now's the time to commencer.
*This course is the afternoon component of level 1 in the full-time French program. Students must be enrolled in Conversation Française level 1 to take this course.

Your take-away

This course is a great way to help you:
• Understand and deliver simple messages;
• Interact by speaking and writing in social, commercial and cultural settings;
• Become more spontaneous when speaking;
• Structure simple written sentences;
• Build vocabulary and choose the right words;
• Discover the rich Québécois socio-cultural environment through the French language.

Our approach

This program takes an integrative approach to language learning that is collaborative, experiential, student-centered and community-based. In short, you’ll learn by doing, sharing, exchanging and… living en français.

Who benefits the most?

• Anyone studying French in our part-time program who wants to study full-time.
• Students who completed the Débutant level and want to continue their studies.
• Anyone who wants to learn French and discover the culture in Québec.
• Students who want to work towards a Certificate of Proficiency in the French Language Program.
• People trying to enter the job market or improve their employment opportunities.

Important details

Note: a placement test will be given to ensure you end up in the course that's right for you.

Alumni discount

Concordia University Undergraduate and Graduate Alumni, based on the information maintained by the Office of the Registrar, are waived from paying registration and late registration fees when enrolling for courses at Concordia Continuing Education. In addition, Concordia University Undergraduate and Graduate Alumni will receive a 10% reduction on their tuition fees. The Alumni discount is automatically calculated when students enroll on-line.


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