French A1.2 – Beginner A1 Level 2

Location: In Person at FIAF Manhattan
Type: General French
Level: Beginner A1
10 weeks: Jun 25–Sep 2
5 weeks: Jun 25–Jul 29 • Jul 30–Sep 2
2-week Intensives start May 16 & 31, Jun 20, Jul 5 & 18, Aug 1, 15 & 29
5 weeks: May 16–Jun 20

Book: Cosmopolite 1
Units: 3, 4

Speak French from day one and build a solid foundation in the French language! The authentic resources and real world tasks used in this course will introduce you to the structure and use of an everyday French. You’ll learn to understand and use familiar expressions and very basic phrases in order to interact with others at the beginner’s level.

With engaging multimedia activities, texts, and course books, you’ll be able to express, as well as justify your likes, dislikes, and preferences. Culturally, you will explore different French websites, Francophone professionals, French pastimes, and more. At the end of this class, you will be able to participate in basic conversations about the above themes as they pertain to your own life.

Beginner A1 level consists of 4 sub-levels: Level A1.1, Level A1.2, Level A1.3, and Level A1.4.
Level A1.2 is the second sub-level of the Beginner A1 level.
Level A1.2 is further split into Part 1 and Part 2 for the leisurely track.

This class is HyFlex

Hyflex gives you the flexibility to learn in person or online. In-person students can switch to attending class online at any time by requesting virtual access from their teacher. Watch the video.

Manhattan Safety Measures

Masks now optional inside FIAF Manhattan for all ages. Students ages 18 and older attending classes in person at FIAF Manhattan are required to show proof of Covid-19 vaccination on the first day of class. Vaccination requirement is only met when the vaccine shot (both shots for a two-dose vaccine) has been administered at least 14 days before the first class.


See all FIAF Safety Measures here.