Course details

Mon & Thu 6-9pm AEST 08/01 - 22/02/2024 (IML Calendar)42 hours (14 x 3-hour sessions)Video conferencing (Zoom)Course fee: $599 (early bird fee $549)


About French Level 1A+B

Bonjour Australia!

New to French study? Learn French with experienced and passionate tutors in  interactive classes at the UQ St Lucia campus or via Zoom video conferencing software. This communicative course is designed for learners who want to practise everyday conversation, reading and writing. Learn about the French-speaking world! Interactive French classes and qualified tutors will help you master the basics and prepare for further French study.

About IML French Level 1A+B

Previous knowledge required: none. This course is suitable for absolute beginners with no previous knowledge of French. 

Course level (CEFR): A1. See the IML Self-Assessment CEFR Level Guide for further information.

Course focus: speaking, reading, listening and writing skills.

Course content: See the Course Content (PDF) for topics, language functions and structures taught in IML French Level 1A+B classes.

Certification: An IML Statement of Attendance is available upon request for students who have attended at least 75% of the course.

Optional Assessment: An optional examination is available for Semester One (42 hour) courses, and an IML Statement of Proficiency is then issued. See the IML Optional Assessment page for more information.

Future study options: IML French Level 2A+B.

Textbook:  Recommended Only - Chahi, Fatiha et al. Defi 1 / A1 Textbook English ed & Workbook. Maison des Langues. (ISBN: 9788418907746 and 9788418907753)       

The textbook can also be purchased as an English version with an e-access code: ISBN: 9788419236548   and other digital resources for 12 months.  This book can be purchased at the following link: 

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