French classes in Nashville

Alliance Française de Nashville offers Beginner, Advanced Beginner, Intermediate, and Advanced Intermediate level classes at its Green Hills location. AFN also offers two specialty classes: True Beginner French and Advanced Conversation.

Classes are designed cover the material of each level in three 10-week sessions (Fall, Winter, and Spring).

Students are responsible for purchasing their own textbooks and workbooks. AFN has several copies of each available in case students have difficulty finding or purchasing the texts online.

Each session costs $290 for members, $335 for nonmembers; the nonmember price includes annual membership dues.

True Beginner French costs $215 for members, $260 for nonmembers. Advanced Conversation costs $150 for members and $195 for nonmembers.

AFN accepts checks and online payments for classes. Full refunds are granted only if requested during the first week of classes each session.

Instructors reserve the right to cancel a class meeting due to illness or extreme weather conditions. In the event of a cancellation, a class meeting will be added to the end of the session.

AFN offers workshops, whose costs and subject matters vary, during the summer months.

AFN is offering two workshops during the summer of 2018.

Are you going to France or a French-speaking country this summer? Would you like to know a few useful phrases and sentences to feel more comfortable abroad? Then Travelers' French workshop is the ticket!

July 30th - August 2nd

Monday through Thursday, from 6 to 7:30 p.m.


If you've always wanted to speak French the way French people do, then the Street French workshop is for you! Learn a few useful idioms to express happiness, frustration, and other emotions in three hours only.

July 21st


To register for the Travelers’ or Street French workshops, send an email to

For more information about French classes and workshops or for help deciding which level is appropriate for you, contact our Education Chair, Roxane Pajoul, at

Summer Workshops start soon!

Street French -- July 21

Travelers' French -- July 30-August 2

Fall session begins -- September 10