About The Course

French is spoken in 29 countries worldwide and is the third most widely spoken language in Europe. Basic French Language Skills for Everyday Life comprises a series of engaging video lessons for beginners that introduces the learner to various aspects of the French language including basic French vocabulary and grammar. This free online French course from ALISON will give you the simple conversation French vocabulary you will need to help you in everyday French conversations.

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course you will have a clear understanding of the following:

  • A wide range of French language vocabulary
  • How to form simple French sentences
  • Understand past, present and future tenses in commonly used verbs
  • French language skills for everyday situations

Course Format

Free, self-paced, online course with assessment

Course Duration

6 – 10 hours


To qualify for your official ALISON Diploma, Certificate or PDF you must study and complete all modules and score 80% or more in each of the course assessments. Read more about this program on the ALISON website here

Program taught in:
  • English

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