French 5: Revisit and consolidate your advanced French

Course Dates: 11/07/22 - 27/07/22
Time: 18:00 - 20:30
Location: Online
Venez perfectionner votre pratique de la langue et vos connaissances de la culture française. Au programme: reportages d'actualité, extraits de films, articles et romans contemporains.
This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
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Full fee £189.00 Senior fee £189.00 Concession £115.00

Course Code: LBF18

Available start dates 

Mon+Wed, eve, 11 Jul - 27 Jul '22

Duration: 6 sessions (over 3 weeks)

Or call to enrol:020 7831 7831

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or call 020 7492 2644

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What is the course about?

This course will help you to improve your communication skills, perfect your grammar and develop your vocabulary.

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.
- Earphones/headphones/speakers.
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: current affairs, arts, culture, etc. Grammar revision will be discussed with the tutor at the begin of the course according to student's needs.

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 a French radio or TV programme
write more accurately in French.

What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?

Students should have an advanced level of French, have studied the language for 6 to 7 years, or have equivalent knowledge of the language. This course is suitable for students who have studied at City at levels 4 and 5 or students who simply wish to revive their advanced French. If you need to have your level assessed, please contact Languages on

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 the tutor's own material, extracts of novels, magazines, newspapers, TV and radio programmes.

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, make sure you contact the languages department to book an interview on

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