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la langue francaise dans le monde

Victorian Curriculum

French F-10 released in September 2015

View the French Curriculum page in the VCAA Victorian Curriculum website.

Renew your AFTV membership now

AFTV membership subscription provides access to all AFTV services and benefits until 31 December 2016.

Coming Events

AFTV Special Event - 'Impressions of Paris' photo exhibition

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On Saturday afternoon of 5 September between 2-5pm, 28 AFTV members and their guests had the pleasure of hearing Professor Peter Brown, professor of French at the ANU, introduce the Exhibition, Impressions of Paris - Lautrec, Degas, Daumier, Atget at the Monash Gallery of Art.

Find out more and view photos here


 Why Learn French?

why learn French?

Download this brochure, produced by the Victorian Department of Education, Employment and Training.

Here is a pdf file describing many of the reasons why your school should be teaching French.

Here is a pdf file from the Direction de la coopération culturelle et du français giving 10 reasons to learn / study French.

AFTV funds at work: VCE Immersion Day at Castlemaine SC

AFTV funds at work: French Model United Nations Conference

Castlemaine SC students with Diane de St Léger

Read the report from the French Model United Nations Conference 2015

AFTV funds at work: Kilvington Grammar School cultural day

2015 around the schools

AFTV Funding Semester 1, 2015
Read the report from Kilvington Grammar School's Year 7 Cultural day.


French Immersion Weekend

2015 immersion weekend

What a fantastic collaboration between the AFTV, DET and the Alliance Française. The French immersion weekend, inspired by requests from AFTV members, subsidised by the AFTV and DET, collaboratively planned by all, and resourced and presented by the inspiring teachers from the Alliance Française at a majestic location in Hepburn Springs. What could be better?

Find out more here.

Department of Education and Training

Alliance Francaise