Ecoutez et prononcez!
Time: 10:30 - 13:00
This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
Course Code: LFW22
Duration: 2 sessions (over 2 weeks)
What is the course about?
This workshop is an opportunity to improve your listening skills in the French language. Ideal for students who want to refine their elementary and low-intermediate listening abilities as well as pronunciation.
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?
By listening to a variety of audio sources, you will learn to differentiate similar sounds, contractions and practise through a diversity of activities.
What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...
- understand more accurately simple audio extracts
- recognise the most common contractions in spoken French.
What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?
This course is ideal for students who have studied French for a maximum of 3 years (attending French 2 lower or 2 upper). This worshop is not suitable for students who have an intermediate level and above (French 3 lower onwards - B1 to C1).
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
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?
All materials will be provided by the tutor.
When I've finished, what course can I do next?
Please check our website for details about other language workshops.