Key course information
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The course is suitable for learners who have already taken a Beginners course (Year 1) and an Intermediate course (Year 2) or equivalent, and are comfortable at this level. This is a perfect French course for learners with this knowledge of basic French who would like to reinforce their speaking and understanding skills.
What will I learn?
On completion you should be able to hold a conversation in French on many subjects such as daily life and family, describe your activities, speak about the weather or places you know and give your opinion and take part in debates on different topics. The following topics will be covered throughout the year: Daily life; Sports; Music; Cinema; Environment; French culture.
There are no entry requirements associated with this course other having the appropriate level of French.
Study, Assessment and Qualifications
Assessment is informal, based on your personal targets and the learning outcomes and will be undertaken regularly with you by the course lecturer.
Additional Costs and Information
There are no additional course costs however the lecturer may ask you to buy a course book at the beginning of the course which will be used for all three terms over the year.
This course runs on one day per week at the Chippenham Campus and the dates are:
15.09.20-24.11.20 Tuesday 19:30-21:00
17.09.20-03.12.20 Thursday 09:30-11:00
What Could I Do Next?
On completion of your course you may choose to progress onto these following courses
- Development Worker
- Political Risk Analyst
- Languages Teacher
- Speech And Language Therapist
The world’s most widely spoken languages are: Mandarin Chinese, English, Spanish, Hindi, Arabic, Bengali, Russian, Portuguese, Japanese, German and French.
It is thought that there are up to 7,000 different languages spoken around the world today. More than half of the world’s languages have no written form.