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French and culture


Discover French and Francophone culture from a different angle and open-up to new perspectives with our most passionate teachers. Choose from the following seven modules (4 sessions of 2 hours each):

For a perfect and tasty stay in France!

This course will take place directly in the new market place of Hakaniemi. The first objective is to learn how to buy fresh products from the market, how to recognize the different fruits, vegetables, fish, meat and condiments to cook simple but tasty recipes.

The second objective is also to learn how to read a menu and understand its specific vocabulary, to ask questions to the waiter to order the dish that you really like!

All the while learning French actively and with great pleasure!

In cooperation with deli-Deli

From 4 persons per group.

Tuesday September 11th. from 17:00 to 19:30

Tuesday September 18th from 17:00 to 19:30

Tuesday September 25th from 17:00 to 20:00

3 courses (8 hours)
Price : 160€


Four works chosen and commented by a passionate of art history will allow you to discover unsuspected aspects of the history of France.

Fall term 2018, let’s talk about post-impressionist artists!

Emotion, surprise and wonder guaranteed!

Paintings :

Paul GAUGUIN : Arearea ”Harmonies sauvages”, 1892

Henri TOULOUSE-LAUTREC : La Danse au Moulin-Rouge, 1985

Georges-Pierre SEURAT : Un dimanche après-midi à la Grande Jatte, 1886

Edouard VUILLARD : Jardins publics, 1894

From 4 persons per group.

Thursdays from 17.00 to 19.00 August 30th, September 6th, 13th, 20th From level B1


Four sessions to discover the most tormented periods of the French History.

Fall term 2018 : May 1968 French student Revolt

From 4 persons per group.

Thursdays from 17.00 to 19.00 September 27th, October 4th, 11th, 25th From level B1
Price : 160€