French 2 lower: focus on present and future tenses
Time: 10:30 - 13:00
Location: Keeley Street
Course Code: LFW28
Duration: 1 session
What is the course about?
This course aims to develop your understanding and accuracy in using the present and the future tenses through interactive acitivities.
What will we cover?
-The present tense of regular, common irregular and reflexive verbs.
-The future tenses: futur proche and futur simple.
What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...
- a better mastery of the present tense
- a better mastery of the future tenses.
What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?
This course is ideal for students with a lower intermediate level of French or who are currently enrolled on a French 2 lower course at City Lit. It may also be suitable for students at a higher level who need to revise and consolidate these tenses. If in doubt, please contact languages on email@example.com for advice.
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?
All materials will be provided by the tutor.
When I've finished, what course can I do next?
Any French intermediate courses depending on your level. Please check our website for details about other French workshops or ask your tutor for advice.
After studying English in a French University, Sylviane decided to move to the UK and very soon, started to give French Private Tuitions. She then successfully attended Adult Teaching courses and attends many Trainings on a yearly basis. Sylviane managed a language department in a London adult education college and was invited to give weeks long trainings to primary uk teachers teaching Languages. She also gave support and advice in writing a book on learning Hindi. Sylviane has experience in teaching French to Students of different backgrounds and levels; this includes French grammar, culture including francophone culture, litterature and more specific subjects. Sylviane enjoys teaching and uses her creativity in her teaching. Being a life Coach specialised in Education, gives Sylviane the increased ability to adjust and help a diversity of Students. Sylviane speaks 5 languages and is currently learning Shikomori, a language related to Kiswahili. "Learning French helps you understand many different cultures and its people (Francophones countries). Learning a language is also best to nothing else to keep dementia away".
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.