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20-hour General French course

Course objectives - Alliance française Paris


Are you looking for an intensive daily practice of French to progress very quickly? With 20 hours of classes spread over five half-days, you will develop your written and oral language skills to communicate better and gain autonomy. This French course can be combined with one of our reinforcement workshops (grammar, writing, oral).

This course is intended for learners who wish to make rapid progress in their learning of French in an intensive way.



Course content - Alliance française Paris

Alliance française’s Intensive French Course Includes :


  • 4 hours of class per day (morning or afternoon)
  • 20 hours per week
  • Maximum Class Size - 16
  • Pronunciation, intonation and accent
  • Grammar, vocabulary and idioms
  • Understanding: you will listen and read to meet a goal
  • Linguistic tools: to understand or express a message
  • Language based on examples from documents read and listened to
  • Expression by performing concrete tasks in personal and/or professional life


Benefits - Alliance française Paris
The 20-hour General French course will allow you to:

Quick progress


Better communication with your family and friends or colleagues


Improvement in your pronunciation


Greater ease and confidence


Reinforcement of your linguistic knowledge

The keays to success - Alliance française Paris
What are the ways in which you can learn French effectively?

Language practice with teachers

the team is entirely French-speaking and the language spoken in class is French. The teachers are all qualified and specialized in the learning and teaching of French as a foreign language.

An unique learning center

entirely dedicated to the discovery of the French language and civilization: the Library offers you a wide choice of resources and tools to encourage independent work.

Our pedagogy

it encourages progress with varied and fun activities to review the basics and acquire good reflexes

Our pedagogy promotes progress

Every week, the teachers offer varied and fun activities to review the basics and acquire good reflexes.

An appropriate pace

daily contact with French to reach a higher level quickly.

Classroom teaching and practice

active listening to the language through the environment, interactions with the group, adapted follow-up... The discipline of the classroom course will help you reach a level in French more quickly
Pratical information - Alliance française Paris
Duration - Alliance française Paris


20 hours per week Minimum registration : 1 week
Days and hours - Alliance française Paris


Monday to Friday
From 9am to 13pm or from 13:30pm to 17:30pm
Levels - Alliance française Paris


A1 / A2 / B1 / B2 / C1
Entry test - Alliance française Paris


Teaching methods- Alliance française Paris


Learning manual
Time period - Alliance française Paris


Open all year round
Rates - Alliance française Paris


1 to 3 weeks 4 to 11 weeks 12 weeks and more
Morning - 9am to 13pm 278€ /week 264€ /week 251€ /week
Afternoon - 13:30pm to 17:30pm 240€ /week 228€ /week 216€ /week

Enjoy a 5 % discount for any registration for a group class. Available until 12 days before the Term.

Registration fee : 65€ (valid for 1 year)

Minimum registration duration : 1 week

Registration - Alliance française Paris
Alliance française Paris - Step 1 - Form

Download the form

By clicking on "I register"
Alliance française Paris - Step 2 - Send the form

Send the form

By post or electronically
Alliance française Paris - Step 3 - Test online

Evaluate your level

Test the online test for free
Alliance française Paris - Step 4 - Waiting for the convocation

You're there!

Rest assured, you are registered
Level test - Alliance française Paris

For any registration, the first step will be to measure your level in French. Our pedagogical advisors will validate your level:

  • Free of charge
  • No commitment fees
  • At a time convenient for you during opening hours

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