French Language Course (Online)

Categories:

The Basic French Language course is divided in two levels: beginner (Level A1) and elementary (Level A2). Both the levels will help create the foundation in the learners of the French language.  After basic user of French language comes the independent user. This is also divided into two levels; level B1 for Intermediate users and Level B2 for Upper Intermediate users. The French language course levels:

Users Levels
For Basic Users

 

Level A1 (Beginner)

 

Level A2 (Elementary)

 

For Independent Users

 

Level B1 (Intermediate)

 

Level B2 (Upper Intermediate)

 

 

Course Description:

After completion of this course (Level A1) the learners will be able to perform the primary communication with other French speaker. The focus of this course is to create a foundation of the four basic skills of French language for the purpose of writing, reading, speaking and listening.

Specific Objective:

After completing the course students will be able to:

  • understand sentences and frequently used expressions related to areas of most immediate relevance (e.g. very basic personal and family information, shopping, local geography, employment).
  • communicate in simple and routine tasks requiring a simple and direct exchange of information on familiar and routine matters.
  • describe in simple terms aspects of his/her background, immediate environment and matters in areas of immediate need.

Syllabus:

The syllabus contains a variety of content of what a French language learner is expected to know at the A1 (beginner) level. After completing the A1 level course, a learner should be able to accomplish the following:

  • Greet people
  • Talk about self
  • Talk about where he/she lives
  • Talk about family members
  • Talk about likes and dislikes
  • Engage in a simple buy-and-sell situation
  • Ask about the day, the time and the date
  • Accept and refuse
  • Read simple notices, posters and catalogues
  • Fill in a simple form
  • Write a simple postcard

Course Outline and Lesson Plan:

Basic French (Level A1-Beginner)

 Content & GoalTask Type & Grammar
Class 1
  • French Alphabet
  • Subjects and their different cases
  • Introduction, Greetings
  • Presenting Oneself
  • Learn basic vocabulary
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Audio-Visual 1
Class 2
  • Greetings in French
  • Understand days of the week and months of the year.
  • Count (numbers)
  • Spell words
  • Auxiliary verbs (to be/to have)
  • Genders (masculine/feminine)
  • Definite and indefinite articles
Class 3
  • Introduce yourself (give your age,your job,talk about your family, say where you are from, where you live, say the languages you speak)
  • Ask questions (1)
  • Plural form
  • Possessive adjectives (my, your, his/her…)
  • Regular verbs at present tense (-er verbs)
Class 4
  • Understand a menu/Order at a restaurant
  • Ask questions (2)
  • Understand and give directions (1)
  • Speak about the weather
  • Plural of nouns
  • “on” pronoun
  • Prepositions of location (in, on, next to, in front of…)
Class 5
  • Say the time
  • Suggest an outing
  • Buy in shops
  • Use « Quel», «Est-ce que» and «Qu’est-ce que» in a question
  • Demonstrative adjectives (this, that)
Class 6
  • Do your grocery shopping
  • Indicate a quantity
  • Speak about the future(1)
  • Partitive articles
  • Futur Proche (future tense)
  • Reflexive verbs (se lever…)
  • Imperative Form
Class 7
  • Make a positive/negative comment
  • Describe someone
  • Answering a negative question
  • Negation
Class 8
  • Speak about the past(1)
  • Talk about a duration
  • Talk about your studies
  • Give an advice, order(1)
  • Passé Composé (past tense)
  • Présent Continu (Present continuous)
  • Direct pronouns
  • Time markers
Class 9
  • Expressing action in past
  • Situational Conversation 1
    • Personal and family information
    • Shopping
  • Integrated individual, Pair and Group works
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Vocabulary Practice
  • Audio-Visual 1
Class 10
  • Posing Questions
  • Situational Conversation
    • Local geography
    • Employment
  • Interrogative Sentence Patterns
  • Integrated individual, Pair and Group works:
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Vocabulary Practice
  • Audio-Visual 2
Class 11
  • Pronunciation Tips
  • Practice focus: Article and Gender
  • Conjugation of French verbs (Regular) 2
  • Integrated individual, Pair and Group works
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Vocabulary Practice
  • Audio-Visual 3
Class 12
  • Situational Conversations 2
    • In the market
    • In the railway station/ bus stop
    • Conversation as a tourist
  • Integrated individual, Pair and Group works
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Vocabulary Practice
  • Audio-Visual 4
Class 13
  • Situational Conversations 3
    • Bank, Hotel, Post office etc.
  • Expressing action in future
  • Integrated individual, Pair and Group works
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Vocabulary Practice
  • Audio-Visual 5
Class 14
  • Signs and Accents, Silent Letters
  • Situational Conversation
    • on health
    • on weather
    • At the Doctor
  • Verb Conjugation (Irregular)
 

  • Integrated individual, Pair and Group works
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Vocabulary Practice
  • Audio-Visual 6
Class 15
  • Situational Conversation 4
    • Focus: Negative Expressions
  • Verb Conjugation (exceptional)
  • Possessive case
  • Integrated individual, Pair and Group works
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Vocabulary Practice
  • Audio-Visual 7
Class 16
  • Short compositions
  • Letter & Application writing
  • Writing

 

Assessment:

  1. Reading Skills         25%
  2. Writing Skills           25%
  3. Speaking Skills       25%
  4. Listening Skills       25%

Total                                 100%

Books & References:

  • Materials provided by the instructor
  • Books to be suggested in class

Price

৳ 8,000.00