French: beginners 1: FULL

Online West

Who is this course for?

This course is for anyone who is new to the French language or who has just a few words of French.

Course content

During this course you will learn how to understand spoken and written French and speak on a range of topics useful when travelling to a French-speaking area. Topics will include:

– Greetings and introductions

– Nationalities and jobs

– Families and friends

– Numbers and prices

– Ordering drinks

Each session will focus on a different topic and the course will build week on week.

Support and feedback

Your tutor will support you during the course via the online sessions. You will work with your tutor on your personal goals within the structure of the course. You will receive regular feedback on your progress and suggestions as to how to improve. 

Will I have to do anything outside of the session?

You will need a laptop / PC / phone / tablet with a camera and microphone/headphones and a good internet connection. You will need to take notes, either using pen and paper or on a laptop / PC / phone / tablet. The tutor will give you details of the course book during the first session.

Additional information and resources

“How will I learn?

You will be working with your tutor and other learners using an online video platform called Zoom. The course aims to be fun and varied. You will be introduced to the new language as a class. There will also be individual, pair and small group activities to help you practise the language. The course will include a range of topics and learning methods such as tutor presentations, role plays, audio and video clips, games and quizzes.

There will be optional homework.

Resources and additional information

Course book.

What can I do next?

After this course you may like to enrol on French Beginners 2 with Learn Devon.

You can also practise and build on what you have learnt online or by using a language learning app such as Duolingo or Babbel. ”

Start date29 Sep 2021
End date24 Nov 2021
Start time18:30
End time20:00
Concessions not available