Join us on a linguistic and cultural adventure with our exclusive series of one-day French workshops, each spotlighting the vibrant language and rich heritage of a unique French region!

Offered to Australian secondary students learning French, program participants will interact with students and teachers in hands-on activities, engaging workshops and language classes, designed to build their knowledge of French culture.

Age: 12 to 17
Full-day: 9.30am to 4.30pm
BYO food & drinks
2 levels: Elementary & Intermediate French
Location: St Ives

Discover the most beautiful city of the world through the eyes of a French person. What makes Paris so famous? How do Parisian live and speak?

Dive into the history of the capital of France, learn about famous monuments & landmarks of the City of Light, watch the city get ready for the upcoming Olympics and explore famous events that take place there each year: Paris Fashion Week, Les Nuits Blanches, the Tour de France, and much more!

Aix-en-Provence, Marseille, Avignon, Nice, and so many more... The south of France is so unique that it will be hard to see it all in one day!

Learn how to play pétanque, the traditional French game of Provence. Discover medieval cities and learn about their history. Visit Grasse, the capital of perfume, and its market. Watch famous events organised in Provence: the Festival de Cannes, le Carnaval de Cassis, le Festival d'Avignon...

Despite its quite unpredictable weather, Brittany hosts the friendliest French people in the country, everyone will agree on that. Let's find out why!

Start with a tour of the region and its amazing coastline and interesting history. Learn about Brittany's regional food (hello crêpes !) and their recipes. Explore its music and famous festivals called Fest Noz. Learn how to play traditional Breton games and memorize a few words in Breton dialect if you can!

Exam HSC french workshops French à la Carte

Are you a Year 11 or Year 12 student preparing for your French exams? French à la Carte has got you covered! 

Led by our experienced native-French teachers, who have a proven track record of guiding students to HSC excellence, our workshops are aimed at providing you with the tools, strategies and confidence you need to excel in your French exams.

For Y10-11-12 preparing for their HSC exam
Half-day: morning (9.30am-12.30pm) or afternoon (1.30-4.30pm) sessions
Maximum 6 participants per workshop
Location: St Ives
& Mona Vale

Kickstart your French Exams success with our morning sessions dedicated to sharpening your reading and writing skills.

Refine your Exam Preparation journey with tailored afternoon sessions especially crafted to enhance your listening and speaking skills.

Tailored 1-on-1 sessions to enhance your skills and boost confidence in preparing your French Exam with personalized guidance from our experienced tutors.

Workshops Highlights

  • Tailored Curriculum: Our workshops are divided into specialized sessions for French Beginners, French Continuers and French Extension, ensuring that each student's needs are met. Receive study materials, past papers and resources that cover all aspects of the HSC French syllabus.
  • Expert Instructors: Our tutors are native French speakers with extensive experience teaching HSC students and preparing them for exams. They are very well-versed in the HSC curriculum and exam requirements.
  • Interactive Learning: Engage in interactive lessons, group discussions and practice exercises to enhance your language skills.
  • Exam Strategies: Learn effective time management, question-answering techniques and strategies to tackle different types of exam questions. Test your skills with mock HSC-style exams, pinpointing strengths and areas for improvement.
Exam HSC french workshops French à la Carte

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All our teachers have a valid WWCC (Working with Children Check).