French Conversation for Improvers
Level 3, 10 Credits.
We have 1 upcoming course
(Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm)
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- Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
- Monday 26th June 2017 to Thursday 6th July 2017
- Dr Valerie Hannagan Lewis
- Continuing and Professional Education
Tel: 029 2087 0000
Fax: 029 2066 8935
- Fee £128.00 (Concessionary Fee £110.00)
You can understand and use familiar everyday expressions and very basic phrases aimed at the satisfaction of needs of a concrete type. You will get ample opportunity to practice your French conversational skills on familiar topics such as introducing yourself and others, ask and answer questions about personal details such as where you live, people you know and things you have, ordering food and drinks, etc. (A1/A2)
During this course, you will learn to:
- Ask and answer a range of questions about personal details as outlined in the short description above,
- Talk about your everyday activities,
- Discuss weekends and holidays, present and past: what you usually do, where you went on your last holiday and what you enjoyed about it,
- Understand menus and order a meal,
- Understand a CV and answer questions about it,
- Understand a dialogue about a job interview and take part in a role-play based on it,
- Give a few details about a famous French writer’s life,
- Provide a brief autobiography of your own: where you grew up and studied, what you did next,
- Describe your own town or village and list local tourist attractions,
- Give some facts about places of interest in France, such as the Château de Chenonceau.
- An 18 hour course
- No more than 14 students, guaranteed
- Pre-enrolment is essential
- Course materials provided at first session
- Extensive use of our digital language laboratories
- Audio material available throughout the summer via our on-line learning platform
Library and Computing Facilities
As a student on this course you are entitled to join and use the University library and computing facilities. You can find out more about these facilities on our website www.cardiff.ac.uk/learn under Student Information, or by ringing CPE on (029) 2087 0000.
Accessibility of Courses
Our aim is access for all. We aim to provide a confidential advice and support service for any student with a long term medical condition, disability or specific learning difficulty. We are able to offer one-to-one advice about disability, pre-enrolment visits, liaison with tutors and co-ordinating lecturers, material in alternative formats, arrangements for accessible courses, assessment arrangements, loan equipment and Dyslexia screening. Please contact CPE on (029) 2087 0000 for an information leaflet.
A range of further information can be found on our web site www.cardiff.ac.uk/learn or in Choices. This includes the times and dates of courses and an explanation of accreditation and credit levels.