Adult Language Courses and Special Interest Classes
WINTER SESSION: JANUARY 6 - MARCH 15, 2014
Over 20 different classes will be offered; Winter schedule now available.
Classes are offered once a week in 5 or 10 week sessions (except for our special Français intensif class offered again this Fall - see below). Tuition varies accordingly. See our CLASS SCHEDULE for details, but please note that not all classes will be offered each session. Print out the registration form here.
Private tutoring is available at $45 per hour, $50 for two people.
Contact the office for more information. All classes are held at Alliance Française de Sacramento, 1721 25th Street, Sacramento, CA 95816. (916) 453-1723 email@example.com
If you wish to enroll in a class, please fill out the registration form and mail it with your check to the Alliance.
Types of Courses:
- Courses with textbook and audiovisual material (10 weeks). We offer Beginner through Advanced levels.
- Special Interest classes (10 or 5 weeks) with variable subjects such as literature, travel, conversation, writing, grammar, etc. We also offer French Songs, and Advanced Conversation - 1.5 hour classes for five weeks. Beginner through Advanced levels.
WINTER 2014 session offers:
Our regular 10 week language courses PLUS special interest classes of 5 and 10 weeks duration, as well as two 1.5 hour classes.
- Travel: practical situations for travel in a French-speaking country. Beginner level.
- Grammar/Conjugation/Phonetics: Review course. Advanced beginner: level A1-4 minimum.
- Dialogues de films: listen to, study and play movie dialogs, combined with French idioms and vocabulary building. Intermediate level.
- Intermediate Conversation: discussion on various topics at an intermediate level.
- Literature/Poetry/Conversation: Discussion of literary works. Advanced intermediate level.
- Grammar/Conversation: conversation & discussion of short articles, combined with grammar revision. Advanced intermediate level.
- Literature Conversation: read and discuss literary works. Advanced level.
- Actualités: discussion of current affairs. Advanced level.
5 weeks - 1.5 hours
- Chansons françaises: an opportunity to listen to and study the lyrics of classic French songs. Low intermediate level.
- Advanced Conversation: discussion of varius topics at an advanced level.
- Régions de France: highlights individual regions' history, geography, economy & culture. Advanced/intermediate level.
- Grammar/conversation/literature: review and discussion of literary work. Advanced level.
Fees for classes may not be pro-rated due to student's absence. Please note that this policy will only be revised in exceptional circumstances.
- Continuing students from previous session: $200 ($380 for couple or 2 classes)
- All other students: $220 ($420 for couple or 2 classes)
- Continuing students from previous session: $120 ($230 for couple or two classes)
- All other students: $130 ($250 for couple or 2 classes)
- For two 5-week sessions paid back-to-back, the 10-week fee will apply.
1.5 hour classes
- Continuing students from previous session: $100; all other students: $110
Prices vary for more than one class; contact us for special pricing.
There is a $20 LATE FEE per person per 10-week class, and $10 per person per 5-week class, if we receive your enrollment fee after December 27, 2013.
Additional cost for books and/or hand-outs in some courses.
If you are not already an Alliance Française member, or if your membership has expired, please add $25 additional membership.
Please be aware that some classes fill quickly, so to assure a place, you should make payment early.