French Classes for Adults

SUMMER IS OPEN!  5-week review/comprehension, conversation, workshops, 2-week Beginner Fast-Track 101, 10-week Saturday 101.  Most 10-week classes resume in Fall.
WE NOW OFFER SUMMER PROGRAMMING FOR SMALL CHILDREN, TWEENS, AND TEENS!  See Kids & Teens Page (sidebar) for more detail and to register. 

To Register:  ALL CLASSES/LEVELS or, choose your level: 
Register:  BEGINNER (A1): 0-1 years of study
Register:  ADVANCED BEGINNER (A2): 1-2 years of study
Register:  INTERMEDIATE (B1): 3-4 years of study
Register:  ADVANCED (B2-C2): 5+ years of study or fluent
Register:  ONE-DAY WORKSHOPS – ALL LEVELS
2017 SESSIONS:  SPRING: Apr 3-Jun 10   SUMMER: Jun 19 – Aug 26   MINI:  Nov 27 – Dec 16

Class Categories:  Regular, Thematic, Workshops.  Immersion-style classes taught mostly in French.  We now offer a Payment Plan for Regular Classes.  Contact us for details: afno@af-neworleans.org 
-Beginners can start with ‘Pas a Pas’ or 101.  Pas a Pas is ‘Ultra Beginner’ if you want to start with just the very basics.
-Non-beginners, take our online placement test if you’d like to join, but unsure of your level.  We’ll follow up.
-We use the Common European Framework for Language Learning, Levels A1-C2.  The CEFR sets int’l standards for language proficiency, and can be officially confirmed via DELF/DALF exams, separate from classes and not mandatory.
NOTE: Classes canceled if minimums not met, so book by registration deadlines!    
READ: Policies re:cancellation, withdrawal & duration.  Registration confirms acceptance.  We don’t offer 100% refunds for withdrawals less than 5 days before class starts, and in some cases, not at all.  

Regular Classes

Regular – Numbered classes that correspond to certain levels of French, from Beginner (A1) to Advanced (C1). Meet once or twice a week, over a period of 10 weeks.
Regular Tuition: $340/370 + $65 ECHO books + $40 annual membership  *earlybird discount available
*3-installment credit card payment plan available for these classes.  Plan enrollment, contact: afno@af-neworleans.org 

“Thematic”/Summer:  Pas à Pas, Conversation, Reviews – All Levels

-Meet once a week for 1.5 hours, for 5 weeks. Two Sessions per Season.
-Pas à Pas (Ultra Beginner Level): A very basic class to get your feet wet in French!   PAS A PAS
-Summer Reviews-Geared to different levels, Beginner to Intermediate.  REVIEW CLASSES  
-Conversation:  Interm/Advanced (3-4 years of study).  ADVANCED CONVERSATION
Thematic Tuition: $99 + $40 annual membership

Workshops

Organized on specific topics with a very brief format of a few lively hours on Saturday. Refresh your French with low commitment or enhance current  studies.  Available throughout the year, for different levels.  Examples: Grammar, Fun French!, Cooking, ‘Bon Voyage’ French for Travel.
Registration may CLOSE 3 days before start.  Register: WORKSHOPS
SPRING SCHEDULE:

Intermediate/Advanced Grammar Points:   May 20
Beginner/Adv Beginner  French ‘Improv’:   May 20 + May 27
Advanced Beginner Grammar:   June 2
Workshop Tuition:  $40 and up, + annual membership

Special Fast-Track Summertime Immersion Classes

In the summer, we offer 2-week 101 Classes at the Beginner Level.  Meet Tuesday-Friday, or Monday-Thursday.  Offered at different time slots throughout the summer.  SEE CLASSES HERE
Tuition: $320 +  $40 annual membership.  *special rate & no book required!  *earlybird discount available