Speak French! New Conversation Class at SMU in Dallas

French conversation class at SMU Cynthia Wildridge
Southern Methodist University CAPE

Speak French in Dallas!

Have you always wanted to speak French?  Or have your skills gotten rusty from lack of practice?

Our new class offered through Southern Methodist University CAPE may be just what you’re looking for!

We meet bi-weekly on the SMU East campus from 6:00-7:30 p.m.

Hyer Hall, Southern Methodist University

 

Culture et conversation:  New session begins November 1, 2018

Our new session of Culture et conversation:  Intermediate French Conversation begins on Thursday, November 1st.

The course will be comprised of 8 sessions, beginning on November 1st and run through November 29th (eight sessions):

November 1, 5, 8, 12, 15, 19, 26, 29

All classes will meet Monday and Thursday evenings from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. at the CAPE building on SMU Boulevard, on the East Campus in Dallas, TX.  There is plenty of free on-campus parking available just steps away from our classroom.

Small class size

The small class size provides opportunities for individual attention and participation with plenty of time for exchange.  Maximum enrollment is 16 students; average size for the previous session was 6 students.

Interesting topics

Guided discussions on French language and culture focus on a different topic each week.  Prior sessions have explored the Languedoc-Roussillon and Berry regions of France, the Valentine connection, linguistic peculiarities, and gastronomic specialties.

Canelé de Bordeaux from Village Baking Company on University Boulevard, Dallas, TX
Canelé de Bordeaux: dark & crusty exterior
Canelé de Bordeaux: moist & creamy interior

Upcoming topics include Aliénor of Aquitaine, Queen of France and Queen of England; Hénri II of France and Hénri II of England; Aquitaine, Bordeaux, the Loire Valley, and much more!  In addition to pre-planned topics, individual requests for focus are always welcome.

Aliénor d’Aquitaine et sa fille Isabelle from a fresco at la Chapelle de Sainte Radegonde in Chinon, France.
Early registration and SMU Discount

Registration is now open.  SMU alumni, faculty and staff are eligible for an additional 20% discount.

Veuillez-vous joindre à nous ? Please do!  Enroll now!

 

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