Beginner - Level 1 (A1-1)

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Content  - Beginner 1 

Required Textbook

In this course you will cover Units 0 to Unit 2, pp. 13 to 57.

Learn How To

* Greet someone
* Introduce yourself and/or others
* Communicate in class
* Ask for information
* Ask questions
* Describe accommodation
* Ask and provide information about accommodation
* Describe a person

Society & Culture

* French monuments
* French greetings and etiquette
* French cities and people
* Unusual homes in France and Switzerland
* French personalities
* Bastille Day


* Alphabet and numbers
* Nationalities and languages
* Age
* Colors
* Personal traits
* Physical description
* Days and months
* Emotions
* Professions
* Accommodation, rooms and amenities


* Verbs  être, avoir, s’appeler, venir, aller
* Present tense ER verbs (parler, habiter)
* Gender and number of * nouns and adjectives
* Prepositions (à, en, au, aux)
* Negative form (ne…pas)
* Articles : Definite (le, la, les), Indefinite (un, une, des)
* Possessive adjectives
* Basic question forms

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As the basic foundation for French you will begin your journey in getting familiar with learning how to introduce yourself and greet others, learn to count, and some of the basic cultural aspects of France. In this course you will learn how to pronounce simple verbs and their conjugations, as well as how to express yourself in the present and passé composé

In this course, you will cover Units 0 to Unit 2, pp. 13 to 57.

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Beginner - Level 1 (A1-1)

Product Code: SSN4-2020-ADU-BEG-1-Th-18:00 2020

Age Group ADULTS
Type Beginner
Session 2020 - Session 4-2020
Pace Regular
Level Beginner - Level 1
Beginner - All courses
Schedules 25 Jun 2020 to 20 Aug 2020
  • Thursday - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Note: Online course.
Includes access to Apolearn, e-learning platform.

If you order the books (hard copy), please select one of the following options: regular shipping, express shipping, or pick-up.

Level A1-1

Required Course Material
$5.00 USD
REGULAR SHIPPING for books - during COVID-19
Usually 3-4 days But might be a bit longer due to the current situation.
As of 4/25/2020: Based on what we have observed during the last days, regular delivery takes between 3 to 7 days 
USA only.
$73.00 USD
Saison 1 (hard copy) - PACK Book + Exercise book
Saison 1 provides a simple and structured approach to learning the French language. It encourages students to pick out key information, understand it, retain it and then reuse it in spoken or written form. Each chapter includes a variety of exercises and a cultural element to help students become more aware of the richness of French culture.

CECRL Level A1

Recommended Course Material
$388.00 USD
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Normally: $485

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