French 2: revision course
Time: 18:00 - 20:30
This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
Course Code: LBF04
Duration: 6 sessions (over 3 weeks)
What is the course about?
This course aims to help you revise general grammar points and vocabulary at a lower intermediate level.
This is a live online course. You will need:
- Internet connection. The classes work best with Chrome.
- A computer with microphone and camera is best (e.g. a PC/laptop/iMac/MacBook), or a tablet/iPad/smart phone/iPhone if you don't have a computer.
We will contact you with joining instructions before your course starts.
What will we cover?
Topics: Personal details, food and drinks, leisure and holidays, personal opinion, tastes and preferences.
Grammar: present/imperative/past/future tenses of reflexive and non-reflexive verbs, negatives, introduction to conditional present, direct/indirect pronouns, relative pronouns (qui/que).
What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...
- talk about yourself and your daily activities
- talk about your hobbies
- express likes and dislikes
- talk about past and future holidays or past events
- give advice and instructions using the imperative
- give your opinion confidently
- speak more fluently and with more confidence in prepared dialogues
N.B: the progress and pace of the classes are determined by the needs of the students.
What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?
You should have finished a French level 2 course or have studied for 2/3 years recently. If in doubt, please contact Languages on email@example.com
For further details of the specific foreign language skills required for this level, please see the languages self assessment chart at the start of the languages section of our course guide or at http://www.citylit.ac.uk/self-assess-your-level. You will also need to be able to respond to simple instructions and explanations, as well as read course documents, in English. You will need to be at ease with the use of numbers for daily activities (e.g. using money, telling the time, using the 24 hour clock, reading timetables).
How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?
Our courses are characterised by spoken interaction and communication. Typical activities include pair work, group work, role plays and games. A range of resources will be used to support your learning including presentations, hand-outs, and audio-visual material.
Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?
Based on tutor's own material and handouts.
When I've finished, what course can I do next?
French 2 upper: module 1 or French 3 lower module 1 in September depending on your level. Ask your tutor for advice or contact Languages on firstname.lastname@example.org.
Magali was born in France where she lived until 1997. Shortly after moving to the UK, she started teaching French as a Foreign Language. She has over 20 years experience teaching adults both at the City Lit and in a variety of educaional settings. Magali is passionate about languages and teaching. She is the perfect option for those looking for expertise whilst learning in a relaxed yet supportive environment.
Please note: We reserve the right to change our tutors from those advertised. This happens rarely, but if it does, we are unable to refund fees due to this. Our tutors may have different teaching styles; however we guarantee a consistent quality of teaching in all our courses.