Information


International Students

French Program designed for international students enrolled in vocational training program

B2 Equivalencies

French Program leading to B2 equivalencies / Level 7 of the Echelle Quebecoise Intermediate Advanced

FRE-5092-6

French as a second language course offered (Code FRE-5092-6)

Preparation Courses

Preparation courses offered (Basic and Intermediate)

Placement Tests

Placement tests mandatory for intermediate and advanced level

2 Courses Locations

Evening and weekend classes offered on the Island of Montreal (East-end and West-end)

Length of Program

Approximately 400 hours (full program)
10 hours of study per week

Educational Support

Educational Resource support available

Policies


Registration Requirement

Complete electronic application form to be submitted online

Identification Requirements

- Valid passport
- Study permit
- CAQ
- Birth certificate (translated)

Final marks

The passing mark is 60%. Marks between 40% and 60%; possibility of a re-write, extra hours of tutoring may be deemed necessary, the EMSB administration has the final say in authorizing this re-write. Marks under 40% require repeating the class.

Cheating : Zero tolerance

Student caught cheating will automatically be suspended from the program for a minimum of 3 months with the possibility of complete expulsion at the discretion of EMSB Administration.

Tuition

Full payment of semester due by and /or on the 1st day of classes, payable only by Canadian bank draft or Money Order to be issued to the English Montreal School Board

Refund Policy

Tuition is non-refundable once classes have started



Extra fees

There is a charge of $150 for any change or transfer request

Course material

Course book(s) and handouts are included in tuition

Course Location


Shadd Health & Business Centre

 

1000 Old Orchard Street, Montreal H4A 3A4

Metro: Vendome Bus: 90 West

John F. Kennedy Adult Education Centre

 

3030 Villeray Street, Montreal H2A 1E7

Metro: St. Michel

PIUS Culinary and Business Centre

 

9955 Papineau Avenue,
Montreal Quebec H2B 1Z9

Metro: Sauvé / Papineau

Application forms

I M P O R T A N T

If your registration is not completed, we will be completing registration on site,
at the centre on the 1st day of class….You will need to bring your documents as well as your tuition at that time.
Only those who have completed the registration will be let into class.
If you were in an EMSB French class in a previous term and wish to continue with the program,
you must go through the application process online to be assigned into a group.

EMSB French program for International students 2016-2017

NEW GROUPS WILL BE STARTING AFTER MARCH BREAK ( March 6 – March 10)

Winter-Spring Semester 2017

Beginner level (no placement test required)-Approx. 130 hours

Day classes (Monday to Friday) / 10:00 am – 2:00 pm / JKF Adult Education Centre / intensive (20 hours per week)
Day classes (Monday to Friday) / 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm / Pius Culinary & Business Centre / intensive (20 hours per week)
Evening classes (Tuesday to Thursday) / 5:00 pm – 9:30 pm / JKF Adult Education Centre / intensive (13,5 hours per week)
Evening classes (Tuesday to Thursday) / 5:00 pm – 9:30 pm / Pius Culinary & Business Centre / intensive (13,5 hours per week)
Weekend classes / 9:00 am – 12:00 am & 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm / JKF Adult Education Centre / (12 hours per week)

Weekend classes / 9:00 am – 12:00 am & 12:30 pm – 3:300 pm / SHADD Centre / (12 hours per week)

Intermediate level (placement test required if new to this French program) -Approx. 130 hours

Day classes (Monday to Friday) / 10:00 am – 2:00 pm / JKF Adult Education Centre / intensive (20 hours per week)
Day classes (Monday to Friday) / 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm / Pius Culinary & Business Centre / intensive (20 hours per week)
Evening classes (Tuesday to Thursday) / 5:00 pm – 9:30 pm / JKF Adult Education Centre / intensive (13,5 hours per week)
Evening classes (Tuesday to Thursday) / 5:00 pm – 9:30 pm / Pius Culinary & Business Centre / intensive (13,5 hours per week)
Weekend classes / 9:00 am – 12:00 am & 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm / JKF Adult Education Centre / (12 hours per week)

Advanced level FRE-5092-6 (placement test required if new to this French program) -Approx. 140 hours

Day classes (Monday to Friday) / 10:00 am – 2:00 pm / JKF Adult Education Centre / intensive (20 hours per week)
Day classes (Monday to Friday) / 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm / Pius Culinary & Business Centre / intensive (20 hours per week)
Evening classes (Tuesday to Thursday) / 5:00 pm – 9:30 pm / JKF Adult Education Centre / intensive (13,5 hours per week)
Evening classes (Tuesday to Thursday) / 5:00 pm – 9:30 pm / Pius Culinary & Business Centre / intensive (13,5 hours per week)
Weekend classes / 9:00 am – 12:00 am & 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm / JKF Adult Education Centre / (12 hours per week)

***Please note your ultimate schedule / location choice remains subject to administrative guidelines such as classroom size.