Special Topic Classes


Put your French skills into action with our Special Topic Classes - a great new selection each term.


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1) Special Topic Class: Translation B1

Come and explore le monde fascinant of translation !

This fun course is aimed at helping you become familiar with translation techniques from French to English and vice versa. Discover some of the fascinating differences between the structures of the two languages through various material taken from current print and audiovisual sources. Reinforce your comprehension of French and develop skills that will make you more confident in using idiomatic structures and phrases.



From Tuesday, 14 Feb 2017 to Tuesday, 11 Apr 2017
  • Tuesday - 18:00 to 20:00 - 1) Grey Lynn Centre (Philippe VALAX )
3) Special Topic Class: Les Actualit├ęs - B2/C1 level

current affairsSuitable for French levels B2/C1 and above
Be in the know!

Follow the latest news from the French-speaking world with this Special Topic Class. Authentic articles, podcasts and videos will guide us through significant political and cultural events in France, Belgium, Canada and other francophone countries.
  • Learn the language in context
  • Develop your ability to hold a conversation
  • Learn how to express your opinion... all in a relaxed atmosphere! 



From Thursday, 16 Feb 2017 to Thursday, 13 Apr 2017
  • Thursday - 18:00 to 20:00 - 1) Grey Lynn Centre (Lucia ABRAHAM )
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1) Special Topic Class: Cuisine

STC French Cuisine
Suitable for French levels A2 and above
From Picardie to Pyrenees, passing by Auvergne, Bourgogne, etc. this class will allow you to explore French regions and their culinary specialties. Our journey will include all kinds of activities to reinforce your French skills and it will be seasoned with workshops that will turn you into a real "Chef".

Please note an additional cost of $5/class ($45 total) has been added to the original course fees ($335) to cover the cost of food for each student.



From Thursday, 16 Feb 2017 to Thursday, 13 Apr 2017
  • Thursday - 10:00 to 12:00 - 1) Grey Lynn Centre (Nicolas TESSEIDRE )