French 5: revision course (daytime intensive)
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: LBF05
Duration: 6 sessions (over 2 weeks)
What is the course about?
You will develop and consolidate your communicative skills by enhancing your vocabulary and developping your mastery of French grmmatical structures. You will particpate to discussion and develop your understanding of French culture and current affairs.
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?
Texts from a variety of sources on aspects of contemporary France. Extracts from French TV/radio news (current affairs and other programmes). Structural exercises.
What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...
communicate with greater confidence in French
summarise the content of audio extracts
compare aspects of French and English civilisation
write more accurately in French.
What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?
Students should have an advanced level of spoken and written French equivalent to at least a good post-A-level/degree standard. We strongly recommend that you contact the languages office in order to have your level assessed on firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
When I've finished, what course can I do next?
Other French 5 courses starting in September. Ask your tutor for advice. Please enrol as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.
Please note that we offer exam courses. If you are interested, please contact the languages department on email@example.com to book an interview.