French Intermediate 1 - Encore du français! (CEFR A2.1 to A2.2)

$233.2 Limited inc GST / $183.21 / $198.20
French Intermediate 1 - Encore du français! (CEFR A2.1 to A2.2)

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$233.2 Limited inc GST / $183.21 / $198.20
French Intermediate 1 - Encore du français! (CEFR A2.1 to A2.2)

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Course description

This course is suitable for students who have studied the whole book ‘Grammaire progressive du français débutant complet’ - 130 hours of Adult Education French or its equivalent (ie: A1 level of CEFR, 1st semester of 1st year French at Uni, Year 11-12). In this course, you will consolidate the grammar learned to date and gain greater oral skills. Students joining this class should be familiar with présent, passé composé, futur proche and have a basic knowledge of the other tenses (futur simple, imparfait, conditionnel).

What your course will cover

  • Students are encouraged to speak and interact in French in class, in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere
  • Regular revision exercises covering all the grammar learned to date, focusing especially on the use of the tricky points (pronoms de remplacement – en, y, le ...- , pronoms définis ou partitifs – le ou du...- ...)
  • Revision of verb tenses studied to date and use in every day life conversation
  • Listening and reading exercises to enhance comprehension, vocabulary, idiomatic expressions and cultural awareness
  • Development of oral and listening skills with lots of practice of everyday life conversation about familiar topics (work, leisure, food, holidays ...)
  • Additional grammatical points (including comparaisons, prépositions de temps, pronoms relatifs)
  • Additional topics that are elected by students in the class.

Please be aware that there may be variations in the standard of French within the group.

What you can hope to achieve

  • Better understanding of grammatical structures
  • To be more confident conversing in French on a range of topics

What to bring

  • A willingness to have a go reviewing your knowledge in a relaxed and fun atmosphere.
  • Pen and notebook for work done in class.
  • A folder for your many handouts – an expandable A4 folder with plastic sleeves is recommended.
  • Any French verb book (or tool).
  • Any French/English dictionary (or tool) you may have (eg Collins, Robert)

Important information

  • The Common European Framework for Languages (CEFR) has become the international reference for learning and teaching European languages and is divided in 4 levels

A1 level (Adult Education French 1, French 2, French 3, French 4, French 5, French 6, French 7 & French 8) completed within around 130 hours (levels A1.1 – A1.2 & A1.3): students are able to introduce themselves, talk about their hobbies, explain where they live, describe relationships etc.

A2 level (A2.1 to A2.4) (Adult Education French Intermediate – Encore du français ! Levels A2.1, A2.2 & A2.3), completed within around 130 hours: students are able to communicate and exchange on familiar and habitual subjects

B1 level (B1.1 to B1.7) (Adult Education French advanced – Toujours plus de français ! - Levels A2.4 & B1), completed within around 200 hours: students are able to interact with ease in French on familiar topics with native speakers

B2 level (Adult Education French conversation): students are able to communicate with a degree of spontaneity and ease. It is also the level of language proficiency that most French universities require from undergraduate foreign students.

  • Most language classes fill up quickly. However, your class could be cancelled if not enough people enrol.
  • Please note that children must not attend this class unless it is a specified parent/child activity

Disability and special needs

LINC Tasmania is committed to achieving open, equitable access and participation to a range of adult education programs and courses. If you have a disability or medical condition which you think may impact on your ability to participate in an adult education course, please complete the Special Needs Form available at: http://adulteducation.linc.tas.gov.au/enrolling, or contact the adult education team: http://adulteducation.linc.tas.gov.au/contact. This will help us to make the necessary adjustments to maximise your enjoyment and experience in your chosen course. All enquiries are confidential.

Please note that carers supporting learners with disabilities can attend our classes free of charge. For more information, please contact adult education team: http://adulteducation.linc.tas.gov.au/contact.

Refund policy

Cancellations and Refunds
Please choose your course carefully. A full refund of your enrolment fee is payable in the event that a class is cancelled. No other refunds are considered except for extenuating circumstances which are supported by a written application.

Contact details

For General Enquiries contact

  • (03) 6165 5600

Or for specific enquiries relating to issues in your area, contact your local centre http://www.linc.tas.gov.au/locations

Terms and Conditions

Go to: http://adulteducation.linc.tas.gov.au/policies or contact the adult education team:
http://adulteducation.linc.tas.gov.au/contact