French courses for beginners

Besides being considered one of the world's most beautiful languages, French also conveys the famous joie de vivre that's often associated with France. The beginners' French courses at IQ provide an ideal introduction to the French language. In a pleasant learning atmosphere and small groups tailored to your individual needs, we'll teach you the basics of this fascinating language step by step.

Tailored French courses for beginners of IQ

Customised French courses for beginners at IQ

It's not unusual to feel apprehensive about learning French: many people find the idea off-putting because the French language is so complex. A French course for beginners at IQ is the best way to overcome your inhibitions. Even if have you have very little or no knowledge of the language, we'll soon teach you to take part in simple conversations and understand the kind of brief texts you might find on a menu.

If you're planning a holiday in a French-speaking country, our French course for beginners is an ideal way to prepare. You'll learn to understand familiar words and simple sentences. We'll also teach you to take part in simple conversations about familiar topics and ask questions about essential everyday things. Once you've completed our French language course for beginners, you'll be able to describe people in straightforward sentences and phrases too. The skills you'll learn in our French for Beginners course also include writing a postcard and understanding brief, simple statements on signs, posters and in catalogues. And because IQ's beginners' French courses are taught by patient instructors who always adapt their lessons to your personal learning speed, you'll discover that learning the language is fun too! What's more, you can start at any time – so why not give it a try?

Course content

  • Basic French vocabulary
  • Understand, read and speak
    simple sentences
  • Brief everyday conversations
  • All course materials included
  • Qualified language teachers
  • Small groups with a maximum of 10 people


Course types and prices for our French for Beginners courses

CourseAttendancePrice in euros Price per lessonBrief description
Fixed duration courses
12 months1x90 min./week89€/month11,13€/45 min.A1-C2/max. 8 participants/join at any time
6 months1x90 min./week99€/month12,38€/45 min.A1-C2/max. 8 participants/join at any time
3 months1x90 min./week109€/month13,63€/45 min.A1-C2/max. 8 participants/join at any time
Intensive courses
2 months5x225 min./week899€/month8,99€/45 min.A1-C2/max. 8 participants/join at any time
3 months3x225 min./week599€/month9,98€/45 min.A1-C2/max. 8 participants/join at any time
5 months Saturday1x390 min./week 379€/month10,94€/45 min.A1-C2
Indivudual coaching
6 months1x90 min./week239€/month29,88€/45 min.A1-C2
3 months1x90 min./week259€/month32,38€/45 minA1-C2
1 month1x90 min./week279€/month34,88€/45 min.A1-C2
Intensive10x90 min.779€/flat fee38,95€/45 min.A1-C2
Coaching for two
6 months1x90 min./week169€/month21,13€/45 min. A1-C2
3 months1x90 min./week179€/month22,38€/45 min. A1-C2
1 month1x90 min./week189€/month23,63€/45 min.A1-C2
TELC language exam
A1-B2written and oral150€ flat fee The examination will take place in one of our TELC examination centres
C1-C2written and oral200€ flat fee The examination will take place in one of our TELC examination centres

IQ locations in Germany

You can take our French courses for beginners at any of our locations in Germany. Use our location finder to find the right IQ adult education course near you.

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