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$400
Location:
Back Bay
53 Marlborough St
Btwn Berkeley & Clarendon Streets
Boston, Massachusetts 02116
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Class Level: Intermediate
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 12

What you'll learn in this fashion design class:

Improve your French while delving into Fashion. If you are passionate about designers, runway shows, and anything related to this fascinating industry, this class is for you!

About this Class

Parlons Mode is aimed at students who have acquired the A1 level of the European Reference framework for languages (CEFR). The course covers the main points of the levels A2 to B1 of the CECRL European Framework..

Parlons Mode allows students to discuss about various Contexts and Professional Scenarios directly linked to French fashion:
  • French courses on specific objectives 
  • Fashion, styling, textile design Schools
  • General French learners eager to learn about the fashion world
  • Professionals practicing or seeking employment in the fashion sector in the francophone environment. 
Required textbook: Parlons Mode
In this course you will cover: Unit 1, 2, 3 and .7
Please note that the hard copy version of Parlons Mode requires the use of a computer to play the included MP3 Compact disc.

Learn How To
  • Talk about professional experience – talk about inspirational Sources and influential Figures- Talk about fashion Styles.
  • Describe in detail a fashion Trend- Propose changes-Introduce new seasonal items.
  • Describe the creative process of a piece of clothing- Refer to the evolution of an outfit over time – Suggest how to wear an outfit.
  • Talk about iconic Venues- Discuss Preparations of a Fashion show – Describe the atmosphere of a fashion show
Vocabulary 
  • Training and professional careers – Awards – Inspiration – Styles.
  • Seasons- Trends - Colors- Fabrics- Printed materials.
  • Pieces of clothing – How to wear: ceinturer, boutonner, nouer, retrousser- Accessories.
  • Places-Music-Decors- Themes- Posters, Flyers and Social Media.
Society & Culture
  • Paris, Fashion styles – Fashion from 1920 to 1930 – Coco Chanel.
  • Various fashion Trends- Fashion from 1930 to 1940 – Elsa Schiaparelli.
  • Shoe Crazy! Fashion from 1940 to 1950 – Christian Dior
  • The Tank Top- Fashion from 1980 to 1990 – Jean-Paul Gaultier
Grammar you will cover:
  • Time Connectors (en, de…à, puis, après)- Vers using prepositions à, de, par – Characterize: aimer + ce qui.
  • Relative pronouns qui and que
  • Adverbs of Intensity: très, vraiment, totalement…
  • Futur verbal tense: future simple
  • Adjectives and Demonstrative Pronouns
  • Passé Compose Verb Tense
  • Moods : Vouloir, Pouvoir
  • Relative Compond Pronouns
  • Anteriority and Posteriority
  • Combined Imparfait and passé composé verb Tenses

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Green Line - Arlington Station Orange Line - Back Bay Station Red Line - Charles/MGH Station Bus lines: 9, 10, 39, 43, 55, 57 Parking is available at the Boston Common Parking Garage on Saturdays all day and on week days after 4:00 PM for $10. Buy your discounted ticket from our receptionist.

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School: French Cultural Center of Boston

 

The French Cultural Center of Boston is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to ensure the vibrant growth of French Language and Francophone Cultures in New England.

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