Centre linguistique

Phonetics: pronunciation


This course is for students who have acquired intermediate or advanced proficiency in French as a second language and who wish to improve their pronunciation. This student has the knowledge, but has difficulty making themselves understood and understanding French speakers.

This course is differentiated by its practical dimension, its individualized and personalized approach.


Following this course, the student will notice:

  • A better understanding of French-speakers
  • Improved pronunciation in French
  • Improved speech
  • A more developed self-correction reflex
  • An increase in self-confidence to interact in French

This course will allow the student:

  • To acquire basic concepts of phonetics
  • To practice pronouncing the sounds of the French language
  • To be corrected by receiving feedback from the teaching staff

General content:

  • The international phonetic alphabet (API)
  • Oral and nasal vowels
  • The vocalic trapezoid
  • The phoneme R
  • Syllabic splitting
  • Practical exercises in group and individual


Price: $ 300 CAD

Group: 8 to 10 students

Duration: 10 weeks - 3 hours / week - 30 hours of training

Schedule: Monday from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Beginning: February 8, 2021

Ending: April 12, 2021

Equipment required: High speed Internet, headset with microphone, webcam


First make sure your Internet connection is sufficient by clicking on the following link: TEST MY CONNECTION (click on Exécuter le test de diagnostic).