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French Beginners Plus - Été - Centre Based

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Sittingbourne Adult Education and Head Office, Sittingbourne
Level 1
19:00 - 21:00
7 weeks

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Do you want to continue to speak more French and build on your skills to prepare for Intermediate level? This French Beginners Plus Summer course is for you, You will benefit from being in a classroom, from exchanging face to face with a supportive tutor and others as you practise speaking and enjoy learning the language. You will build on your previous knowledge of the language by reinforcing topics and grammar covered at Beginners Plus level. You will also gain an insight into the culture. By the end of the course successful students will be able to:, * extend vocabulary on a selection of the following topics, , • exchange information about self, work and life, • express likes and dislikes / agreements and disagreements, • describe appearance and personalities, • explain simple health problems, • , * consolidate grammar (past and future tenses), * improve accuracy, pronunciation and speed of speech, You will be given homework to reinforce classroom learning,

How will I be taught?

The emphasis on this course is on listening and speaking. The lesson focus on language that is required in authentic situations. To help you develop language skills the course will be conducted mainly in the foreign language. You will work through different activities individually, in pairs and in small groups, using a variety of learning methods and resources (role-play, games…). To ensure your progression, it is essential to attend on a regular basis. We also recommend that you spend 1 – 2 hrs each week doing private study as directed by your tutor., With your tutor, you will monitor and record your progress on your learning plan (ILP),

What do I need to bring with me?

The course book will be discussed at the first session if appropriate. Students will need to bring a pen and paper and an A4 ring binder for handouts, although we advise students not to buy anything until after the first session.

What can I do next?

The appropriate follow-on course is an Intermediate or another Beginners Plus course. The tutor or the Curriculum Leader will be able to advise or please check our website at, ,

What do I need to join the course

For anybody who is looking to improve the practical speaking and listening skills needed to cope with day to day scenarios when travelling and socialising in French speaking countries, This course follows on from our French Beginners Plus. Students need to have completed one of our Beginners Plus courses or have learnt basic French in the past. Students should be able to use simple phrases to exchange personal information, communicate in the present tense on daily life, describe simple situations using grammar at Beginners Plus level, which includes a some basic knowledge of past and future tenses. If you are unsure, please carry out our self-assessment test available on or in our Centres. The assessment provides a score to help you chose the best course for you. If still unsure, please speak to us or to a Curriculum Leader.

Getting to your course

Find us

Sittingbourne Adult Education and Head Office
Unit A/B London Road Trading Estate
London Road
ME10 1SX

If you require any information about this location then please call 03000 41 22 22* and quote the Course Code SIT/110218/K/NC.