Specialty Classes - Winter/Spring 2020
Famous French Landmarks
CLASSES OF 2H OVER 4 WEEKS
Level A2 minimum
Thursday, 10:30a - 12:30p
Feb. 13, 20, 27, March 5.
From roman ruins and medieval fortresses to Gothic cathedrals and romantic chateaux, there’s an impressive array of historic sites in France, deriving from a history filled with everything from bloody conquests to ostentatious royalty and ecclesiastical grandeur. In this class, we'll go through a selection of the finest architectural landmarks of 4 specific historical eras:
Roman Antiquities - Pont du Gard, Nîmes/Arles.
Medieval Walled Cities - Carcassonne, Avignon
Gothic Cathedrals - Rouen,Paris, Reims, Chartres
Renaissance Chateaux - Chambord, Versailles, Chenonceau, Fontainebleau.
CLASSES OF 1.5H, PACKAGE OF 9H OVER 6 WEEKS
Level A2 minimum
Wed. 6:15pm - 7:45pm
On-going, except for holidays
This interactive conversation class gives students the opportunity to practice their oral skills in a supportive and casual environment.
It can be taken as a stand alone class, or as complement to any of our A2, B1, B2+ level General classes.
A different theme will be featured each week to help you build up your vocabulary and your confidence to carry casual conversations in French.
You can join this class at any time, for 6 consecutive weeks.
CLASSES OF 2H, OVER 2 WEEKS
March 17 & 24
This class is designed for students who want to improve their pronunciation of French. You will learn how to hear, differentiate and reproduce the traditionally difficult sounds of the French language (vowels, nasals, r...). You will also tackle proper intonation and sentence rhythm.
While more specifically designed for beginners, this class is suitable for students of all levels.