French Classes

Centre culturel francophone de l'Okanagan

Classes

We offer 4 sessions of French Classes per year.
Sessions start in January, April, July and October.
All levels, from beginner to advanced, are offered at each session.
Feel free to register for any of the session!

Registration:


REGISTRATION – CLICK HERE
or in person: 702 Bernard Avenue, Kelowna

Information:
by phone: 250-860-4074
or by e-mail: info@leccfo.org
or in person: 702 Bernard Avenue, Kelowna

Schedule for Fall 2019 is as follow:

*Registration accepted up to one week prior to the start of the class.
*Payment is necessary to confirm registration – Class confirmation e-mail will be sent out.
*Courses fee includes course material and taxes.
*Payment by cheque, cash or Paypal/ Credit card.
*Courses are non-refundable unless a course is cancelled by CCFO

 

 

REGISTRATION – CLICK HERE

Weekdays classes

French Discovery:  Conversational Beginner 1 & 2

Ever thought of learning French but didn’t know where to start? It can seem daunting at first, but the instructor can make learning the language easy and fun. In this class, learn not only the basics of conversational French, reading and writing, but also add to your vocabulary and expressions in order to communicate in everyday situations involving travel, food, shopping, family, and business. We’ll also explore Francophone culture and traditions along the way.

Monday & Wednesday  – 6 to 8 PM
Sep. 30th to Dec. 11th 2019

20 classes of 2 hours – 40 hours total
Non-member fees (taxes incl.): $267.75 + $55 for mandatory manual & activity books

*books can be used through level 4


French Now: Conversational Elementary 3 & 4

If you are able to conduct a simple conversation about familiar topics with some hesitation, then register for this class. In beginner 3 & 4, you will focus on using French in authentic real-life situations and you will expand your vocabulary, and learn more complex structures.

Tuesday and Thursday – 6 to 8 PM (no class on Oct.14th & Nov. 11th)
Oct. 1st to Dec. 5th 2019

20 classes of 2 hours – 40 hours total
Non-member fees (taxes incl.): $267.75
Suggested: manual & activity books at $55

 

Fluent French:  Conversational Intermediate 5 & Advanced 6

At the Intermediate 5 & Advanced 6 level, you should be able to understand most common and non-technical speech in French and be able to hold a fairly fluent conversation on different topics. You will focus on improving your conversational fluency by acquiring more complex grammatical structures and sentence formation.

Tuesday – 8:15 to 9:45 PM
Oct. 1st to Dec. 5th 2019

10 classes of 1,5 hours –  15 hours total
Non-member fees (taxes incl.): $105

Weekend & Daytime classes

French Discovery:  Conversational Beginner 1

Ever thought of learning French but didn’t know where to start? It can seem daunting at first, but the instructor can make learning the language easy and fun. In this class, learn the basics of conversational French, reading and writing. We’ll also explore Francophone culture and traditions along the way.

Saturday  – 10 AM – NOON
Oct. 5th to Dec. 7th 2019

10 classes of 2 hours – 20 hours total
Non-member fees (taxes incl.): $136.50 + $55 for mandatory manual & activity books

*Books can be used through level 4


French Discovery: Conversational Beginner 2

If you have some knowledge of French (numbers, alphabet, greetings, asking and answering simple questions about yourself), and you are ready to improve your conversational skills, this is the place to be. Build onto your knowledge, and explore Francophone culture and traditions along the way.

Saturday – 1 to 3 PM
Oct. 5th to Dec. 7th

10 classes of 2 hours – 20 hours total
Non-member fees (taxes incl.): $136.50 + $55 for mandatory manual & activity books
*Books can be used through level 4

Fluent French – Conversational Elementary 3

If you are able to conduct a simple conversation about familiar topics with some hesitation, then register for this 20-hour class. In Elementary 3, you will focus on using French in authentic real-life situations and you will expand your vocabulary, and learn more complex structures.

Saturday – 3:15 to 5:15 PM
Oct. 5th to Dec. 7th 2019

10 classes of 2 hours –  20 hours total
Non-member fees (taxes incl.): $136,50
Suggested: manual & activity books at $55