Advanced French

Ref: C2345708

The course aims to develop speaking skills through a variety of pair and group activities and give you the opportunity to consolidate your knowledge of grammar and at the same time to learn about more advanced tenses in the past and the future.

Course aim

The course aims to develop your speaking skills so you become more fluent and also to help you to understand a native speaker. You will also learn more about French culture. You will build your French repertoire; vocabulary, proverbs, faux amis.

Do I need any particular skills or experience?

  • This is an advanced course for students with experience and skills in this subject

By the end of the course I should be able to:

  • communicate effectively and appropriately through speaking and writing in the target language.
  • understand the main points of a conversation or a short presentation on topics of your personal interests.
  • write personal emails giving news recounting an event, describing experiences.
  • skim and scan short texts, to find information.
  • write a letter, making enquiries and explaing problems.

How will I be taught?

What kind of feedback can I expect?

What else do I need to know?

No, everything is provided on Canvas. It would be good to have a good grammar book at hand and a bilingual dictionary.

Pre-course work, reading and information sources

What can I do next?

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Advanced French


As a registered charity, and to meet our funders’ requirements, we need to check a few things with you before you enrol. Please check the details below to ensure you meet the basic eligibility critiera:

  • You are paying the standard fee (with a credit or debit card) or you are on any of the qualifying benefits
  • You have a valid email address so that you can receive confirmation of your booking
  • You have been resident in the UK, EU or EEA for the last 3 years
  • You are aged 19 years or older on 1st September 2021
  • You declare that the address you provide is correct and that you will provide evidence of this and your eligibility to live and work in the UK
  • You have read and accept our standard terms and conditions

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