French with TV5Monde – Intermediate B1

Location: In Person at FIAF Manhattan
Type: Skill-Strengthening
Level: Intermediate B1
11 weeks Sep 19-Dec 10

Learn French with France’s number one news source!

In this interactive media course, you will improve your listening, conversation, and writing skills by watching video clips from TV5MONDE, the leading French TV channel in the world. This course is perfect for you if you would like to discover French-speaking media and boost your language skills using real-world sources. You will explore topics such as current events, history, pop culture, and more, all while sharpening your French.

In class, we’ll address questions such as:

  • How do French media portray world events?
  • What are the sentence structures and grammatical points used in news excerpts?
  • How can you use these linguistic topics to improve your speaking skills?

We’ll watch popular broadcasts including: “Saveurs sans frontière,” “C’était il y a,” “Cités du monde,” “Mains et merveilles,” “7 jours sur la planète,” and more.

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. Anyone who wishes to wear a mask can continue to do so. Students are no longer required to show proof of Covid-19 vaccination to attend a class at FIAF Manhattan.


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