Thematic courses

Whether you are an Alliance Francaise student or just want to boost your skills before an exam, join us during one of these special workshops to gain confidence and improve your speaking and writing skills.
These highly interactive workshops are led by native professors who will help you express yourself with fluidity.
These workshops are open to all levels of students.


This summer, let's go on a virtual trip to France ! Each Saturday, one of our teachers will talk about their region and give you an unique insight into its food, wine and main attractions.  
You can enrol for one or several lessons and follow them from where you want!

From July 9th to August 27th - Online

pyrénées Orientales

Saturday 9th July - with Margaux Brial


Saturday 16th July - with Matthieu Couvreur


Saturday 23th July - with Matthieu Couvreur


Saturday 30th July - with Virginie Lacomme


Saturday 20th August - with Maurane Lochon

pays de la loire

Saturday 27th August - with Charlotte Roger


The next workshops will be online from September 2022. 


cours de francais le francais familier

Le français familier

Friday, June 03 and 10.
1PM - 3PM

Are you talking to French speakers and you don't understand certain words? Worse, you can't find them in the dictionary? Don't panic! This course will give you the keys to finally understand French speakers in conversations, in songs and in films and series.

Business French

Friday, from 8:30AM to 10AM.
06 May - 01 July

Based on professional situations, this class will give you the confidence and strength to take on your new career challenge. You will learn about the French work-culture and enhance both your written and oral skills.

les expressions idiomatiques

 Les expressions idiomatiques

Friday, May 06 and 13.
12PM - 2PM

Give your French this little je ne sais quoi and come enrich your expression with various French idioms that will make you sound like a native in no time! Improve both your written and oral expression by giving you an overview of the most commonly used French idioms in all kinds of situations, from a familiar phone-call to a professional work email.

La gastronomie francaise

La gastronomie française

Friday, March 11 and 18.
6:30PM - 8:30PM 

Whether you want to work in a French-speaking country or just because you are passionate about cooking, come to our workshop lead by our teacher Marie. French cooking will no longer hold any secrets for you! 

Femmes d'exception

Femmes d'exception 

Friday, March 18 and 25.
12PM - 2PM 

Discover two female and feminist figures who have marked French history! In this course, come and discover Rosa Bonheur the first woman artist to receive the Legion of Honour, and Olympe de Gouge considered one of the pioneers of French feminism.  

Les elections francaises

 Les élections françaises

Saturday, April 09 and 23.
10:30AM - 12:30PM

The French presidential elections are on 10 and 24 April. Are you interested in news and politics? Would you like to understand French politics better? Find out what's at stake in the 2022 campaign and feel more at ease when you consult the French media! 

Cours de francais La langue de l'amour

La langue de l'amour

Friday, February 11 and 18. 
1PM - 3PM

It's well known that French is the language of love and French culture is full of romantic terms: from films to books, not to mention gastronomy! In this unique workshop, you will learn more about the culture of love in France and the history of the words used.

Business French

Friday, from 8:30AM to 10AM.
11 February - 22 April 

Based on professional situations, this class will give you the confidence and strength to take on your new career challenge. You will learn about the French work-culture and enhance both your written and oral skills.

cours français histoire art

Je parle d'Art !

Thursday, from 7PM to 9PM.
3 March - 31 March

Welcome to an interactive course on the history of French art. With our two French teachers and artists, Charlotte and Margot, discover art and learn to talk about it.

This course is suitable for anyone who loves art or is simply curious about photography, drawing, painting...

les expressions idiomatiques

 La présidence française au conseil de l'UE

Friday, from 8:30AM to 10AM.
29 April - 17 June

In 2022, France holds the presidency of the Council of the European Union until 30 June. The Alliance Française d'Amsterdam offers you a unique and original course, which will allow you to better understand the functioning of this institution and its stakes.

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