FIND THE BEST CLASS FOR YOU: Level B2

Regular B2.a summer 1

6 weeks
12 hours
$276
Wednesday07:00 pm - 09:00 pm6 May, 2019 - 14 June, 2019REGISTER

Study familiar situations encountered in work, school, and leisure. Learn to formulate simple sentences about personal interests, express ideas and opinions, and handle situations likely to arise when traveling. Books may be purchased in our office

Please read cancellation policy carefully before you register.

Curriculum

Communication Skills

  • Discuss ecology
  • Write a report
  • Discuss the future
  • Hypothesize
  • Express restrictions
  • Discuss justice
  • Write a letter to file a complaint
  • Express certainty/doubt
  • Situate events in a narrative
  • Give a demonstration
  • Discuss travel experiences
  • Make a recommendation
  • Narrate in the past tense
  • Solve a problem over the telephone
  • Negotiate a trip

Linguistic Skills (grammar and vocabulary)

  • The future and the conditional tenses
  • The simple past tense
  • Different ways to express a hypothesis
  • Pronouns y and en
  • Indefinite pronouns
  • Express certainty/doubt
  • Substitutions: pronouns and double pronominalization
  • Negative clauses

Socio-Cultural Themes

  • Civic action and ecology; Justice, a historical trial, detective fiction
  • Traveling in Francophone countries (Quebec, Senegal, Morocco, Madagascar, Cambodia, Belgium, Tunisia)
  • Travel literature/writers

Regular B2.a summer 2 2nd part

5 weeks
10 hours
$230
Wednesday07:00 pm - 09:00 pm17 June, 2019 - 19 July, 2019REGISTER

Study familiar situations encountered in work, school, and leisure. Learn to formulate simple sentences about personal interests, express ideas and opinions, and handle situations likely to arise when traveling. Books may be purchased in our office

Please read cancellation policy carefully before you register.

Curriculum

Communication Skills

  • Discuss ecology
  • Write a report
  • Discuss the future
  • Hypothesize
  • Express restrictions
  • Discuss justice
  • Write a letter to file a complaint
  • Express certainty/doubt
  • Situate events in a narrative
  • Give a demonstration
  • Discuss travel experiences
  • Make a recommendation
  • Narrate in the past tense
  • Solve a problem over the telephone
  • Negotiate a trip

Linguistic Skills (grammar and vocabulary)

  • The future and the conditional tenses
  • The simple past tense
  • Different ways to express a hypothesis
  • Pronouns y and en
  • Indefinite pronouns
  • Express certainty/doubt
  • Substitutions: pronouns and double pronominalization
  • Negative clauses

Socio-Cultural Themes

  • Civic action and ecology; Justice, a historical trial, detective fiction
  • Traveling in Francophone countries (Quebec, Senegal, Morocco, Madagascar, Cambodia, Belgium, Tunisia)
  • Travel literature/writers

Regular B2.b summer 1

6 weeks
12 hours
$276
Wednesday11:00 am - 01:00 pm6 May, 2019 - 14 June, 2019REGISTER

Understand the main ideas of a complex text, interact with a degree of fluency and spontaneity, produce clear, detailed texts on a wide range of subjects, and express viewpoints on topical issues. Books may be purchased in our office

Please read cancellation policy carefully before you register.

Curriculum

Communication Skills

  • Ask for information about online classes
  • Ask for detailed information about a school’s philosophy
  • Express interest
  • Express wishes, goals and intention
  • Debate trips as a way to grow and learn
  • Subjunctive imperfect and pluperfect
  • Subjunctive with relative clause
  • Give information about work prerequisite and contracts
  • Write a request to an employer
  • Past indirect discourse
  • Debate work conditions and job mobility
  • Conditional past and present
  • Personal  pronouns

Linguistic Skills (grammar and vocabulary)

  • “Savoir” vs “Connaître”
  • Abilities and skills
  • Vocabulary related to goals and intentions
  • Everyday expressions to convey goal achievements
  • Informal expressions with pronouns
  • “Mettre & Prendre” polysemy
  • Sentence construction with adjectives
  • Verbs introducing the indirect discourse
  • “Dire” synonyms and subtleties

Socio-Cultural Themes

  • Education impact
  • School and university
  • In-house training
  • Studies abroad
  • Key roles of sports and travels
  • New technology
  • The importance of work in life
  • The work force:  women and young people
  • Non credited work
  • Work contracts
  • Job mobility
  • Work relationships
  • Laws for migrant workers

Regular B2.b summer 2 2nd part

5 weeks
10 hours
$230
Wednesday11:00 am - 01:00 pm17 June, 2019 - 19 July, 2019REGISTER

Understand the main ideas of a complex text, interact with a degree of fluency and spontaneity, produce clear, detailed texts on a wide range of subjects, and express viewpoints on topical issues. Books may be purchased in our office

Please read cancellation policy carefully before you register.

Curriculum

Communication Skills

  • Ask for information about online classes
  • Ask for detailed information about a school’s philosophy
  • Express interest
  • Express wishes, goals and intention
  • Debate trips as a way to grow and learn
  • Subjunctive imperfect and pluperfect
  • Subjunctive with relative clause
  • Give information about work prerequisite and contracts
  • Write a request to an employer
  • Past indirect discourse
  • Debate work conditions and job mobility
  • Conditional past and present
  • Personal  pronouns

Linguistic Skills (grammar and vocabulary)

  • “Savoir” vs “Connaître”
  • Abilities and skills
  • Vocabulary related to goals and intentions
  • Everyday expressions to convey goal achievements
  • Informal expressions with pronouns
  • “Mettre & Prendre” polysemy
  • Sentence construction with adjectives
  • Verbs introducing the indirect discourse
  • “Dire” synonyms and subtleties

Socio-Cultural Themes

  • Education impact
  • School and university
  • In-house training
  • Studies abroad
  • Key roles of sports and travels
  • New technology
  • The importance of work in life
  • The work force:  women and young people
  • Non credited work
  • Work contracts
  • Job mobility
  • Work relationships
  • Laws for migrant workers