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Enrollment for term 4 is now available on our website. 

The advanced course is the level above the Intermediate course.

The class is conducted on Tuesday evenings from 6pm to 8pm at the University of Newcastle. Classroom is located in the McMullin Building, room Mc132.

If you wish to join mid-term or mid-year, please, make sure to contact us beforehand at contact@afnewcastle.com.au.


  • Length of course: this is a year-long course subdivided into four terms of 9 weeks
  • Knowledge of  French required: Students wishing to enrol in this course should have completed the Intermediate course or equivalent 
  • Material required for course: - Weekly notes supplied by teacher
  • Work required from the student between classes: none
  • The course will cover the following:
    • Weekly activities are organised to improve listening and speaking skills for the intermediate and advanced learner


  • Level achieved: At the end of this course you should have reached level A2/B1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR): an instrument for plurilingual education,  This level is described as:
    • Can understand a wide range of demanding, longer texts, and recognise implicit meaning.
    • Can express him/herself fluently and spontaneously without much obvious searching for expressions.
    • Can use language flexibly and effectively for social, academic and professional purposes.
    • Can produce clear,well-structured, detailed texts on complex subjects, showing a sophisticated use of special vocabulary and expressions, grammatical structures and connective words or phrases.
For any information or to express your interest, please contact us : contact@afnewcastle.com.au

Enrol online

Please indicate the Name for each person you wish to enrol:

Then select a term and click on the Enrol button to enrol the above person:

31/01/2017 - 12/12/2017Tuesday 6-8pmNewcastle University$ 700.00Enrol
18/07/2017 - 12/09/2017Tuesday 6-8pm - Fran├žoiseNewcastle University$ 220.00Enrol
10/10/2017 - 5/12/2017Tuesday 6-8pm - Fran├žoiseNewcastle University$ 220.00Enrol

Conditions of enrolment

  • No enrolment is confirmed unless 100% of the course fee is paid.
  • Payments have to be made before the beginning of the term, as per instructions on the website.
  • A student who has not paid cannot be accepted in class.
  • Please do not pay teachers directly.
  • Fees will not be refunded unless cancellation occurs before the beginning of the course.
  • A minimum of 5 students is required to start a class.
  • Classes falling on public holidays will be rescheduled at a suitable time in the session.
  • Cancellation of class due to teacher’s illness: class will be rescheduled at a suitable time in the session.

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