A1: Beginner/Post Beginner

At the completion of the A1 level, you will understand and use basic phrases and expressions of everyday life. You can introduce yourself and others and can ask and answer simple questions such as where you live, people you know and things you do and have. You can interact in a simple way provided the other person talks slowly and clearly.

 Click here to take the placement test.

In this class, students learn the vocabulary and structures required to:

  • Greet someone and take leave

  • Introduce self and others

  • Give contact information

  • Talk about one’s family, hobbies and occupation

  • Ask for, and give, directions

  • Ask and express time and date

  • Express likes and dislikes

  • Say that you understand or don't understand

  • Use present, future and past tenses

  • Duration:  Classes meet once a week for 2 hours over a period of 10 weeks

  • Price: First Registration -  $430 (textbook included)

                   Renewal - $380  

Current membership is required of all AF students. Sign up here.

NOTE: Classes may be canceled if minimums are not met. For Group classes, the textbook is provided.  For private classes, students must buy the textbook.


Registration confirms acceptance of Policies. 

Vite et Bien 1 is required for this class

  • LinkedIn Social Icon
  • Facebook Social Icon
  • Twitter Social Icon
  • Instagram Social Icon
  • Amazon Social Icon
Contact Us


(919) 985-3919

Upon appointment only:

5510 Munford Road

Raleigh, NC 27612

© 2017 by Alliance Française of Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill