A1 for beginners - semi intensive

A1 for beginners - semi intensive

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French language teacher To be announced

Course Duration90 Hours

Course Overview

Learn French during the weekdays, and in the morning hours.

It is a 5 days a week program for students who want to develop rapidly. We can finish A1 in 9 weeks and reach the A2 level in 18 weeks, that is in a little over 4 months.

The course fees is to be paid before the program begins, or in two installments of 360 euros by a prelevement.

The date is tentative and may be delayed till we get 10 students.

 

 

Prerequisite

You need to know how to use the latin alphabets, and you understand English.

You are also comfortable using computers and either know, or can adapt to zoom rapidly, in case you are joining online. In this case, you should have access to an internet connexion which allows you have a two hours long discussion conventiently.

Pre-assessment

There will be an assessment of your current level of French, by one of our teachers, to ascertain that you fit into this program.

Based on your performance during the test, we will suggest you a program that will best suit your situation.

Objective

As per the guidelines of CEFRL (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages), after completing the A1 level, learners can understand and use familiar everyday expressions and very basic phrases aimed at the satisfaction of needs of a concrete type. They can interact in a simple way provided the other person talks slowly and clearly and is prepared to help. They can 

introduce themselves and others (name, age, nationality, country of origin, profession, contact details, languages spoken, where they live) and can ask and answer questions about personal details, people they know and things they have;

make a reservation;

express possession;

introduce and describe their family;

describe themselves and others physically and psychologically;

talk about their likes and dislikes and ask others about theirs;

describe and take information about a place;

ask for and give directions;

invite people;

accept and refuse invitations;

tell and understand the time;

make appointments;

talk about daily activities and their routine;

talk about sports they play and their leisure activities;

go shopping;

describe items of clothing and accessories;

do grocery shopping and talk about food;

go to the doctor’s;

express themselves in present tense, common past tense (passé composé), and near future tense;

talk about their academic and professional background;

go to a real estate agent to find accommodation;

talk about the weather;

have a basic conversation on the phone.

At a cultural level, they can differentiate between formal and informal situations and interact accordingly. They know about some French landmarks, understand the concept of “francophonie” and know some facts about some francophone countries. They are also aware of the different government services at a local and national level.

Examination

At the end of our program, you will attend a test at our centre, to ascertain that you have reached the desired level for which you opten fo this program. Our test is based on the DELF model.

Successfull candidates are given a certificate from our centre.

For students who are unable to sit on this exam, can attend the same later depending on his / her availabilities, and our scheduled dates for examiniations of the same level.

DELF (Diplôme d'études en langue française)

Our students wanting to appear DELF examinations following our program are requested to inform us when joining the program. We can book your place in one of our partner universities who organises the DELF examinations.

It is important to book your places well in advance because the places are limited.

As of now, we have a 100% success rate in DELF examiniations. All our students who have gone for the DELF examination, have cleared it.

Program

Our programs are not published publicly. However, they can be provided to our learners if asked.

Information for disabled people

We are at the 4th floor of a building, which is accessible by wheelchair easily. The lift is spacious and there are no staircases one needs to climb while reaching our centre.

If you have any other concern that you want to share, like you hear or see differently than most others and need special adaptation, please send a whatsapp message to Sourav, point of contact for disabled people in Centre Zenith, to 07 78 64 53 16. 

You can also email us to formation@centrezenith.com or send a direct message using www.facebook.com/centrezenith, our Facebook page.

Course features

Course fees ** 720€

** This price is for students who are paying by themselves and at one shot. If you pay by installment there will be an additional minimal handling charge. If you pay through your office, OPCO or CPF, the price will be different, for that, please contact us.

Starts on May 9, 2022
Duration 90 Hours
Class size (max) 12
Program Hybrid
Assessments Yes
Certificate Yes
DELF/DALF Optional

Course timings

Monday 09:00am - 11:00am
Tuesday 09:00am - 11:00am
Wednesday 09:00am - 11:00am
Thursday 09:00am - 11:00am
Friday 09:00am - 11:00am

Bank A/C details

Account name Centre Zenith
IBAN FR76 1751 5900 0008 0119 4183 742
BIC CEPAFRPP751

Exam Statistics

Exam type DLCF* DELF**
Exam level: A1
Avg Marks: 78.10 N/A
Pass rate: 100% N/A
The above DCLF data has come from a sample size of 60 students
The above DELF data has come from a sample size of 0 students
The exams were conducted between October 2018 to July 2022
Exam level: Overall (A1, A2, B1)
Avg Marks: 76.48 N/A
Pass rate: 97% 100%
The above DCLF data has come from a sample size of 98 students
The above DELF data has come from a sample size of 18 students
The exams were conducted between October 2018 to July 2022
  • * DLCF is an internal exam conducted by Centre Zenith by the end of each program
  • ** DELF is a an exam conducted by the French ministry of education

Student satisfaction

100% *
of our students who participated in our survey are statisfied and will recommend our program to friends


*The above is from a sampls size of 15 students, who participated in a survey conducted at the onset of CoViD in 2020.

Other statistics

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What students say

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My daughter is learning French with Centre Zenith. I have learnt 40 hrs before her with some other agency. I can clearly see the difference. My daughter seems good in French. She is enjoying classes and very positive about learning. Her teacher is real professional and very encouraging. I recommend it highly for learning French.

Nileshkumar Modi

Information for disabled people

Information For Disabled People