13/03 IMPORTANT NOTICE FOR OUR STUDENTS:

CLASSES TO CONTINUE ONLINE

Due to the current situation in Ireland and following government recommendations, we have decided to close our premises to the public.

Most our classes will continue online by videoconference for the time being.
If you have not received instructions about your class, please check your spam box and feel free to contact us by email.

Prenez soin de vous / Take care

info@alliancefrancaisecork.com

GUIDELINES TO OUR COURSE PROGRESSION

COURSE LEVEL IF I WANT TO JOIN THIS CLASS… CEFR EQUIVALENT

LEVEL ON

COMPLETION

Beginners I have no knowledge of French

 

Towards A1 level
Basics 1

 

I have studied French in the past and recognise VERY basic vocabulary but have no real knowledge of the tenses

 

Towards A1 level
Basic 2

 

I have some knowledge of the present tense and can answer

simple questions about personal details

 

Towards A1 level
Elementary 3

 

I have some knowledge of the past tense and can talk about myself, my family, home, hobbies and simple events in the past

 

Towards A1 level
Elementary 4

 

I can talk about personal and every day topics (family, home, hobbies, work) as well as past and future events.

 

A1 level
Intermediate 1

 

 

I can talk about personal experience, every day topics in the present, past, and future. I can describe , compare and express feelings. I have some knowledge of the ‘imparfait’.

 

Towards A2 level

 

Intermediate 2

 

I can talk about every day topics, experiences and feelings in the present, past, ‘imparfait’ and future. I can describe, give advice and use the conditional tense.

 

A2 level

 

Intermediate 3

 

I can relate a story in the present past, ‘imparfait’ and future, I can describe, explain, give reasons. I can use the conditional and have some knowledge of the ‘subjonctif’.

 

Towards B1 level

 

Intermediate 4

 

I can use all the main tenses including the ‘plus-que-parfait’ and

the ‘subjonctif’. I can talk about concrete and abstract topics.

 

B1 level
Advanced

 

I can use all tenses effectively and have a wide range of

vocabulary.

 

Towards B2 level
Perfectionnement

 

I am fluent: I can describe, explain and develop arguments with ease. I can speak and write at some length on concrete and abstract topics, I have a very wide range of vocabulary.

 

Towards:

C1 Fluent

C2 Fluent & academic

 

 

 

 


Contact us

Enterprise House, 36 Mary Street,
Cork, T12 RCY9.
Telephone: (021) 431 0677
Email: info@alliancefrancaisecork.com

Opening hours

Opening HoursMonday: 10.00 – 17.00
Tuesday: 10.00 – 17.00
Wednesday: 10.00 – 17.00
Thursday: 10.00 – 17.00
Friday: 15.00 – 17.30
Saturday: 9.30 – 12:30 14:00 – 16.30

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