Style sheets must be enabled to view this page as it was intended.


Save as PDF Back (Search Again)

If you would like to Apply, Enrol or Enquire, please add the Course to your basket by clicking on the appropriate icon. (If there is more than one course, select the Course with the start date that suits you).

You are able to make an online enquiry about the course by clicking the Enquire Now button below and a member of staff will be in touch with you to discuss this further.

Course CodeCourse NameVenueDayStart TimeEnd TimeStart DateEnd Date  
23EN301NFrench Advanced Skills & Conversation Part 1ENDERBY ADULT LEARNING CENTREMon10:00 AM11:30 AM18/09/202303/06/2024Available for enrolmentsAvailable for Enquiries
23SN305NFrench Advanced Skills & Conversation Part 1HINCKLEY LIBRARYTue2:30 PM4:00 PM26/09/202321/05/2024Available for enrolmentsAvailable for Enquiries

If you are not sure which is the right course or level for you we can give you free, impartial 1:1 information and advice on learning and work to help you choose the best course. Please call us on Freephone 0800 988 0308 and ask for one of our advisers to contact you.

More information about this Course

01. Who is this course for?
This course is designed to further develop confidence, and improve accuracy & fluency on a wide range of topics, presenting opinions and understanding those of others, on subjects such as current affairs, personal interests, cultural aspects as well as situations encountered when travelling abroad. The emphasis will be on oral communication and the active participation of the learner is essential. Activities will be varied and include use of the internet, recordings, video clips and films, newspaper and magazine articles and book extracts to reflect aspects of cultural & social life. All skills will be developed through individual, pair and group work.   Enrolment for this course is termly, in advance of the course start date.   

02. What will I learn?
To develop confidence and fluency in a wide range of subjects enabling you to communicate more freely on current affairs, general topics of interest and personal interests. To build on existing knowledge and extend your range and complexity of vocabulary and grammar (e. g. subjunctive mood, complex relative pronouns). To have an increased understanding of authentic written and spoken documents / extracts and deepen your knowledge of the culture.

03. How will I learn?
Regular dialogue with your tutor. Class activities including group and paired work, role play, interactive activities and language games. Spoken and/or written exercises with feedback from your tutor. Monitoring of progress against learning aims to be agreed with your tutor

04. What will I need to bring?
A4 folder to store handouts, notes, vocabulary and worksheets. A dictionary could be useful but is not essential – please talk to your tutor.

05. What skills or experience do I need?
This course is suitable for learners who have completed five years or more previous part-time adult learning / have a good working knowledge of the language at GCSE / G C E O level or who have reached this level by other means e. g. frequent visits to a country where the target language is spoken, and have some degree of confidence in discussing matters of general interest to them.   A certain amount of time for self-study outside the class is recommended to progress steadily each week.  

06. How will I be assessed?

08. How will I be supported in my learning?
Once you start, if you have further queries and/or support needs, please talk to the tutor. We also offer support to help people with learning difficulties and/or disabilities. If you have a disability, learning difficulty, health problem or mental health difficulty that may affect your learning or participation, please contact us for further advice.

For More Information And How To Enrol
If you need more information, want to discuss levels and course content, or wish to enrol, you can call into our local centres, call our Enrolment Team, or for some courses, you can enrol online. If you need help with your choice of learning, training, career, work and life goals, please book an appointment with one of our Learning and Work Advisors who can provide free, 1:1, impartial advice. Call our FREEphone 0800 988 0308.

Online Learning
If you are enrolling for an online/blended learning course: It is important to check the detailed course information prior to enrolment to ensure you have suitable equipment and software. You will also need a reliable internet connection to participate in this course. If you are not sure about the requirements or have any queries or questions please get in touch with our enrolment staff using the contact details provided. Please note that online courses may be recorded and shared with adult learning staff for quality assurance purposes.

Additional Costs And/Or Resources:

Back (Search Again)