French courses and learning opportunities

Winter registration is now closed. Please check back for future french language training opportunities.

University of Prince Edward Island is the provider for French language training.  Before enrolling, all participants should have completed the UPEI French placement test to determine their level of proficiency.  

  • French 1020 – Introduction to French Language and Culture II. This course is a continuation of French 1010 (Prerequisite: French 1010 or French Placement Test level Beginner 1 or Beginner 2). 

  • Intermediate French Language I.  This course is designed for students who have been placed in the Beginner 3, Intermediate 1 or Intermediate 2 levels by the UPEI French Placement Test. The format is synchronous (weekly virtual interactive sessions) from January 5 to April 7.

  • Intermediate French Language I (four blocks). This course is designed for students who have been placed in the Beginner 3, Intermediate 1 or Intermediate 2 levels by the UPEI French Placement Test.  The format is asynchronous,  adapted for at-home learning and offered in 4 blocks of 9 hours, spread out until June 25th. 

  • FR 3120 – Communication en français II. This upper-level course focuses on the development of oral and writing skills in French communication in various professional contexts such as education, health, business, university, etc.

  
The courses are FREE OF CHARGE for classified and casual Civil Service employees and Health PEI employees but availability is limited.