You may not be able to visit France yet because of the pandemic, but you can start learning so that you are an expert by the time international travel is safe again!

If you're attending any of our classes you can get a discounted yearly membership to Alliance Française Dunedin. As well as discounts at local businesses and invitation to events, you'll also have complete access to our wonderful range of resources to help continue learning & practising French at home, including DVDs, Comics and a great French library, as well as the Institut Francais Culturetheque, an online multimedia library.


Term 4 starts week of 25 October 2021 (8 weekly classes per term)

Note:  Monday classes start 1st of November

French Language Classes – 1 hour

Cost: $165 per term + $20 for Workbook

Ideal for people who wish to learn and improve their skills in the long term. Classes offer a complete programme following a textbook that includes oral and written comprehension, speaking exercises and some grammar.

Absolute Beginner (DELF A1.1) Monday: 7pm – 8pm

This class starts at the very beginning, with basic vocabulary and language structure. Students begin to communicate in French in the classroom with the teacher and other students on familiar topics.

Teacher: Émilie - email: info@afdunedin.org.nz

Register for Absolute Beginner (DELF A1.1) Classes

Beginner (DELF A1) Monday: 6pm – 7pm

In this class, students learn the vocabulary and language structures required to communicate in French in the classroom with the teacher and other students on familiar topics (such as greet, introduce themselves and someone else, give and ask for personal details and express likes and dislikes).

Teacher: Émilie - email: info@afdunedin.org.nz

Register for Beginner (DELF A1) Classes 

Elementary (DELF A2) Monday: 5pm – 6pm

For those with basic French knowledge, who can communicate in a simple way, and exchange information.

Register for Elementary (DELF A2) Classes

Intermediate (DELF B1) Wednesday: 5.15pm – 6.15pm

At this level, students will learn vocabulary and structures to understand and respond in most situations that come up when travelling and communicating about familiar subjects in work and leisure activities.

Register for Intermediate (DELF B1) Classes 

Upper Intermediate (DELF B2) Thursday: 5pm – 6pm

This is a class for more advanced students who will learn to communicate with a degree of spontaneity and fluency on a number of subjects.

Register for Upper Intermediate (DELF B2) Classes

Adult Lunchtime conversation

Improve your spoken French with a native speaker. Share lunch and discuss different topics each week.

Thursday 11.30am – 12.30pm            Cost: $90 for a 10-session card

 Register for Adult Lunchtime Conversation

Adult Evening Conversation Classes - 2 hours (1 hour for advanced)

Cost: $190 ($350 for a couple)

These 2-hour classes are aimed at developing your understanding and use of everyday French, with a  focus on speaking. Grammar, structures and new vocabulary are integrated into these sessions.

Contact Pauline Brook: 03 473 9157 / email: info@afdunedin.org.nz

Beginners: Monday: 6.30pm - 8.30pm Register for Adult Beginners

Intermediate: Tuesdays: 6.30pm-8.30pm Register for Adult Intermediate

Advanced (one hour only - $165) : Wednesdays: 6.30-7.30pm Register for Adult Advanced

Please add an optional $25 to become an AF Dunedin member for a year.

    Alliance Francaise Dunedin is a non-profit organizationCharity Registration Number: CC46230. 15 Bond Street, Dunedin, Otago.

    For deliveries: C/O Humphrey Catchpole; 84 Manor Place, Dunedin Central 9016

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