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Online French Courses for Adults, Teenagers & Children The French Language & Cultural Centre in Dublin, 1 Kildare Street, Dublin 2

Dublin

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Adults Online Courses for the Summer Term: 8 June - 30 July 2021 In the light of the latest government announcements, our Summer Term will be fully online. We have teamed up with one of the finest Learning Management Systems, the French e-learning platform Apolearn, which not only allows for the creation and administration of a full training program but also provides a Virtual Classroom using the technology of another world-class platform, the videoconferencing service Zoom. It is business as usual, with the same dedicated team, and we are here to help you through any technical problem you might have!

Placement Tests A placement test is essential for any new student who is not an absolute beginner. This initial assessment is free of charge. Please contact us to arrange a placement test. Returning students can enrol directly online.

School Calendar 2020-2021 All group classes for adults consist of 8-week terms available every 8 weeks throughout the year so that students can learn without interruption or hop on and hop off.

Autumn

Winter

Spring

Easter

Summer

Harvest

8 weeks

8 weeks

8 weeks

8 weeks

8 weeks

8 weeks

21 Sep 2020

16 Nov 2020

1 Feb 2021

29 Mar 2021

8 June 2021

3 Aug 2021

For course description, terms & conditions and fees policy, please refer to our General Brochure and Website: alliance-francaise.ie.


Adults General French A1.1

A1.3

Mon 7.45pm

Tue 2pm

Wed 5.30pm

Thu 10am

Mon 5.30pm

Mon 7.45pm

Tue 2pm

Fri 10am

Wed 10am

2 hours once-weekly over 8 weeks €205 Mon 7.45pm

Tue 5.30pm

Fri 10am

Sat 10.30am

Mon 5.30pm

Tue 7.45pm

A1.4

Wed 10am

Sat 10.30am

A1.6

Tue 5.30pm

Wed 7.45pm

A1.2

Sat 10.30am

A1.5

Mon 5.30pm

Wed 2pm

Refresher A1

Thu 10am Thu 5.30pm

Wed 2pm

Conversation A1

Thu 7.45pm

A2.1 A2.3

A2.5

Thu 10am

Thu 5.30pm

Mon 5.30pm

Mon 7.45pm

Fri 10am Mon 5.30pm

Thu 10am

Sat 11.45am

Wed 2pm Thu 5.30pm

Thu 7.45pm Fri 10am

A2.2 A2.4

A2.6

Mon 5.30pm Tue 5.30pm

Wed 10am

Wed 5.30m Tue 5.30pm

Wed 10am

Refresher A2

Thu 5.30pm

Wed 10am

Conversation A2

Thu 5.30pm Fri 10am

Fri 10am

B1.1

B1.3 B1.5

Tue 10am

Wed 2pm

Thu 5.30pm

Thu 7.45pm

Wed 10am

Wed 5.30pm

Thu 10am Tue 10am

Tue 5.30pm

B1.2

B1.4

Tue 10am Wed 5.30pm Wed 5.30pm

Tue 2pm


Mon 5.30pm Tue 10am

Refresher B1

Wed 5.30pm

Tue 10am

Conversation B1

Wed 10am Thu 5.30pm

Thu 7.45pm

B2.1 B2.6

Mon 2pm

Tue 7.45pm

Wed 5.30pm

Thu 10am

B2.2 B2.7

Mon 7.45pm

Wed 7.45pm

Thu 10am

Wed 10am

Wed 5.30pm

Tue 5.30pm

Refresher B2

Wed 7.45pm Thu 10am

Tue 10am Tue 7.45pm

Conversation B2 / C1

Wed 5.30pm Thu 10am

C1.1

Wed 10am

C1.5

Tue 10am

Thu 5.30pm

C1.2

Tue 5.30pm

C1.8

Tue 10am

Conversation C1 / C2

Adults Intensive French from 08/06

from 05/07

2 hours twice-weekly over 4 weeks €205 (16 hrs)

2 hours / day all week over 4 weeks €499 (40 hrs)

Mon 5.30pm Wed 10am

NEW! Now you can choose how intensive!

A1.1

Mon & Wed 6.30pm

A1.4

Mon & Wed 6.30pm

A1.5

Mon & Wed 6.30pm

A2.1

Mon & Wed 6.30pm

A2.5

Mon & Wed 6.30pm

B1.1

Mon & Wed 6.30pm

B2.3

Mon & Wed 6.30pm

A1.1

Mon - Fri 9am

A2.1

Mon - Fri 9am

B1.1

Mon - Fri 9am

B2.1

Mon - Fri 9am

C1.1

Mon - Fri 9am


Adults Specialised French Conversation Littéraire *

Tue 10am Tue 2pm Wed 10am

* 2 hours once-weekly over 6 weeks €155

2 hours once-weekly over 8 weeks €205

Perfectionnement Linguistique

Voyager en France **

Thu 7.45pm Fri 10am Tue 5.30pm Tue 5.30pm

** 2 hours once-weekly over 4 weeks €100

Adults Exam Preparation

2 hours once-weekly over 8 weeks €205

Préparation au A1

Tue 7.45pm

Préparation au A2

Tue 7.45pm-

DELF Préparation au B1

Tue 7.45pm

Préparation au B2 ***

Tue 7.45pm

DFP

Préparation au C1 ***

Tue 7.45pm

Business B1

Thu 7.45pm

Business B2

Thu 7.45pm

International relations B1

Thu 7.45pm

International relations B2

Thu 7.45pm

Tourism B1

Thu 7.45pm

Tourism B2

Thu 7.45pm

*** 2 hours once-weekly over 16 weeks €410

**** All DFP Preparation classes €255

Adults Private Tuition

1 hour €72 / 5 hours €69/h / 10 hours €65/h

We provide tailor-made online courses on a one-to-one basis for all occasions!

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Children & Teenagers Online Courses & Activities 8 June - 20 August 2021 In the light of the latest government announcements, our Easter Term will be fully online. We have teamed up with one of the finest Learning Management Systems, the French e-learning platform Apolearn, which not only allows for the creation and administration of a full training program but also provides a Virtual Classroom using the technology of another world-class platform, the videoconferencing service Zoom. It is business as usual, with the same dedicated team, and we are here to help you through any technical problem you might have!

School Calendar 2020-2021 Our usual classes for minors are aligned with the Irish primary & secondary schools calendar. They consist of 2 terms of 15 weeks (September-January / February-May) with additional classes halfway through (November & April). A Summer term with short Summer Camps is available between June and August. Halway through the main terms, students may enrol for a short 7-week session.

Term 1

Term 2

Summer Terms

15 weeks 14 Sep 2020 - 16 Jan 2021

15 weeks 25 Jan 2021 - 29 May 2021

1 week / 2 weeks 8 June 2021 - 20 Aug 2021

7 weeks 16 Nov 2020 - 16 Jan 2021

7 weeks 12 Apr 2021 - 29 May 2021

For course description, terms & conditions and fees policy, please refer to our General Brochure and Website: alliance-francaise.ie.


Toddlers 1 to 3 years old Please note our award-winning programme A Petits Pas for toddlers and their parents will not resume this term as the online offering does not comply with either our highest standards or the current recommendations on screen-time for toddlers. We hope to resume it soon!

Children General

Wed 3.30pm-4.15pm

Poussins 4-6

A1.1

Minimes 7-9

45 min once-weekly over 4 weeks €35 1 hour once-weekly over 4 weeks €45 Wed 4.30pm-5.15pm

Sat 12.30am-1.15pm

Wed 3.30pm - 4.30pm Sat 11.15pm - 12.30pm Cadets 10-12

A1.1

Sat 10am - 11am

A1.1

Sat 11.15am - 12.15pm

A1.1

Sat 12.30pm - 1.30pm

A1.2

Sat 10am - 11am

A1.3

Sat 10am - 11am

A1.2

Sat 10am - 11am

A1.4

Sat 10am - 11am

A1.4

Sat 10am - 11am

A2.2

Wed 3.30pm - 4.30pm

A2.2

Sat 10am - 11am

Children Bilingual

45 min once-weekly over 4 weeks €35 1 hour once-weekly over 4 weeks €45

Alliance Française Dublin is the go-to place for bilingual children in Ireland, covering the French educational programme from Maternelle Moyenne Section to the Seconde class. In addition to our group classes, private tuition is also available for bilingual minors with very specific needs. Petits Bilingues

4 years old

Sat 12.30pm - 1.15pm

Bilingues (levels 1-8)

5-12 years old

Sat 11.15am - 12.15pm

Self Learning for Children & Teenagers

FREE

With the e-learning platform Apolearn comes an unlimited access to a huge collection of learning content and activities including videos, interactive exercises, readings, grammar and vocabulary lessons and quizzes, and daily activities. We are delighted to offer you this service for free until the end of the term. Unlimited access is free to all students registered in a Summer programme / unregistred minors can avail of the service at €5 for 2 months.


Children Summer Camps

5 hours over 1 week €65

Our Online Camps take place every week through the Summer, with different activities every week. The classes will be led by child-friendly native-French qualified teachers. All children are welcome, whatever their level! Register for 2 camps or more and receive a 10% discount!

C’est l’été! Summer Camps for 4-6 years old and 7-10 years old

28 June – 2 July

5 – 9 July

12 – 16 July

19 – 23 July

26 – 30 July

3 – 6 August *

9 – 13 August

16 – 20 August

Monday - Friday 11am - 12pm or 1pm - 2pm

*Reduced rate due to Bank Holiday at €52

Teenagers Summer Programmes

20 hours over 2 weeks €250

Our Onlne Summer Programmes for teenagers are designed to complement classes already attended at secondary school and to lay the foundation for the school year ahead. We employ and train the best native French teachers in Ireland, Garda-Vetted, all qualified and experienced in teenager classes. Register for 2 camps or more and receive a 10% discount!

Starter Teens: pupils going into 1st Year next September with little to no knowledge Junior Teens: students of the Junior Cycle going into 2nd Year and 3rd Year next September. Senior Teens: students of the Senior Cycle going into 4th, 5th and 6th year next September and focuses on the Leaving Certificate requirements.

Starter Teens

Junior Teens

5 – 16 July

19 – 30 July

3 – 13 August * 2 – 12 June *

21 June – 2 July

5 – 16 July

19 – 30 July

Monday to Friday 11am-1pm

Monday to Friday 11am-1pm

3 – 13 August *

Senior Teens

2 – 12 June *

21 June – 2 July

5 – 16 July

19 – 30 July

Monday to Friday 11am-1pm

3 – 13 August * *Reduced rate due to Bank Holiday at €225