French courses in autumn 2019

Looking for the best place to learn French in Tallinn? Come and join the French Institute of Estonia! Our courses combine theory and practice, oral and written skills in a cozy Frenchy atmosphere. Our French teachers are professionals who give beginners a strong foundation and help to perfect the language of those who already master French.

 

⇒ We also offer special courses for English speakers.

An additional group for absolute beginners will start on 3rd October. Classes take place every Tuesday and Thursday from 5:15 to 6:45 PM.

⇒ For more information and registration click here!

 

7 reasons to learn French with us:

  1. Practical courses that give a strong foundation in oral and written language.
  2. Our courses are of excellent quality and among the cheapest on the Estonian market.
  3. The French Institute has a large choice of courses for all the levels (beginner to advanced, A1-C2).
  4. Our teachers are highly qualified and experienced.
  5.  80% of our teachers speak French as their mother tongue. Confirmed students will have the opportunity to focus on linguistic nuances under the guidance of French teachers.
  6. We are flexible and offer everyone an adapted study programme: group courses, workshops or private lessons; courses for adults, young people, and companies.
  7. We create an inspiring environment for learning French. Every month, the Institute organizes a language café where you can practice your French in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere. Throughout the year, we offer you a rich cultural programme in cooperation with our partners.

 

New French courses in Tallinn from September:

  • Courses based on English and/or French.
  • All levels from beginners to advanced (A1, A2, B1, B2, C1, C2).
  • The courses will take place from September to December/January at the French Institute of Estonia in Tallinn Old Town.
  • The level courses allow you to improve your oral and written skills.
  • Price: 299€ (adults) / 170€ (youngsters).

 

COURSES FOR BEGINNERS

Level A.1 (complete beginners course I part)

  • Tuesday and Thursday 19.00-20.30
  • 2 x 1h30min / week
  • From 26 September to 21 January
  • Based on English and French

Level A1.2 (beginners II part)

  • Monday and Wednesday 8.30-10.00
  • 2 x 1h30min / week
  • From 4 September to 16 December
  • Based on English and French

Level A1.2 (beginners II part)

  • Monday and Wednesday 19.00-20.30
  • 2 x 1h30min / week
  • From 4 September to 16 December
  • Based on English and French

Level A1.2 (beginners II part)

  • Saturday 10.00-13.00
  • 1 x 3h / week
  • From 7 September to 14 December
  • Based on English and French
INTERMEDIATE AND ADVANCED LEVELS
  • Courses are based on French
  • Find the timetable here

With 1,000 annual registrations for our French courses, the Institute’s language center is the benchmark for learning French in Estonia. Join the French community of Estonia!

Registration

 

LANGUAGE TEST

You already speak French but don’t know your level? Take our free language test so that we can offer you to the group that is best suited for you.

Our courses are developed according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. Learn more about the levels.

 

COURSE REGISTRATION

If you have already attended our courses, a user account has been created automatically. Please contact our course manager (cours@ife.ee) to receive your username and password.
If you have not taken a course at the Institute before, please create an account on the platform. This does not imply any purchase obligation.

The platform allows you to…

  • consult our course catalog
  • register for courses and order workbooks
  • register for DELF/DALF exams
  • check your mark of the final test
Registration

Contact: cours@ife.ee or +372 627 11 96

 

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