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French

Evening Language Course

Programme details

  • Study: 2 hours per week
  • Duration: 8 weeks
  • Fee: £200

French is spoken on five continents by more than 200 million people and is one of the official languages of nearly thirty countries around the world, as well as the European Union.

We currently offer French at the following levels:

  • French Level 1 (CEFR Level A1.1)
  • French Level 2 (CEFR Level A1.2)
  • French Level 3 (CEFR Level A2.1)
  • French Level 4 (CEFR Level A2.2)
  • French Level 5 (CEFR Level B1.2)
  • French Level 6 (CEFR Level B1.2)
  • French Level 7 (CEFR Level B2+)

Evening Language Courses at Regent's take place once a week for a period of 8-10 weeks, and will always occur on the same day and at the same time each week. 

Please be aware that this is not a degree level programme.

We have three intakes per year, detailed below:

Spring

The Spring intake lasts 10 weeks. Dates for Spring 2020:

Spring Term 2020 Time Day Start Date End Date
French Level 1 18:30 - 20:30 Monday 03/02/2020 06/04/2020
French Level 2 18:30 - 20:30 Tuesday 04/02/2020 07/04/2020

Summer

Summer courses will be taught fully online and last 8 weeks. Dates for Summer 2020:

Summer Term 2020 Time Day Start Date End Date
French Level 1 18:30 - 20:30 Monday 11/05/2020 02/07/2020
French Level 3 18:30 - 20:30 Tuesday 12/05/2020 03/07/2020

Autumn

The Autumn intake lasts 10 weeks. Autumn term will begin on w/c 30 September 2020.

Proficiency Levels

We offer French at a variety of different proficiency levels.

If you already have some knowledge of the language but don’t know which level of study would be most suitable for you, click here to take a placement test. Our team will grade your answers and suggest the correct class for you to attend.

If you would like to request more details about the courses, please get in touch with us to request more information. You can email the team at [email protected]

Each level of French tuition that we offer is detailed below. 

French Courses

Module Title Overview
French Level 1 (CEFR Level A1.1) This course is for students with no or very little knowledge of the language. After successful completion of this course you will have grasped the basics the language. You will also be able to have simple interactions and exchange basic personal information, including your likes and dislikes.
French Level 2 (CEFR Level A1.2) This course is for students with some previous experience of the language. After successful completion of this course you will be able to engage in simple conversation on everyday and familiar topics, exchange information about yourself and your routine, your interests and plans, travel and shopping.
French Level 3 (CEFR Level A2.1) This course is for students who have a good knowledge of the basics of the language. At the end of this course you will be able to communicate with increased fluency and accuracy, talk about past experiences and future events, make suggestions and requests, and operate successfully in personal, social and some professional situations.
French Level 4 (CEFR Level A2.2) You have studied the language before and have a good knowledge that enables you to communicate in standard situations, including talking about past events and the future. By the end of the course you will be able to communicate with greater fluency and accuracy on everyday topics and in routine situations in personal, social and business contexts.
French Level 5 (CEFR Level B1.1) Students who join this course will have a good understanding of the language, knowledge of the grammatical structures and an emerging vocabulary. At the end of the course students will be able to use the language confidently to communicate with native speakers, engage in debates, use more sophisticated structures, and read and understand some authentic written and oral texts. situations in personal, social and business contexts.
French Level 6 (CEFR Level B1.2) Students who join this course will have a good command of the language and its grammatical structures and vocabulary. At the end of the course students will be able to use the language with a degree of fluency and spontaneity, engage in debates, use more sophisticated structures, and read and understand authentic written and oral texts.
French Level 7 (CEFR Level B2+) Students who join this course will have a very good command of the language, knowledge of complex grammatical structures and a wide-ranging vocabulary. At the end of the course students will be able to use the language fluently, flexibly and effectively for social, academic and professional purposes. Student will practise summarising information, reconstructing arguments and presenting coherently. Students will be able to read and understand a wide range of complex, authentic written and oral texts on both concrete and abstract topics.

Our next French classes will take place in Summer 2020.

You can find more information below. Please note that courses take place on the same day and at the same time every week.

Book a place on your chosen course by clicking 'Book Now'.

French Level 1

Start Date: 11 May 2020

End Date: 2 July 2020

Day: Monday

Time: 18:30 - 20:30

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French Level 3

Start Date: 12 May 2020

End Date: 3 July 2020

Day: Tuesday

Time: 18:30 - 20:30

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Spring

£250 - 10 weeks

Summer 

£200 - 8 weeks

Autumn

£250 - 10 weeks

Summer term will begin on w/c 11 May. Classes take place once a week for a period of 8 weeks, and will always occur on the same day each week. 

If you are unsure of your level please find a detailed description of each level as well as further information on all the courses available under the Structure tab.

We also offer a placement test for those unsure of their level. Our team will grade your answers and suggest the correct class for you to attend.

Our courses are taught by native speakers and class sizes are typically between 6 - 15 students.

French

When would you like to begin studying?

Start date Duration Fees Apply
8 weeks, Level 1 £200 Apply
8 weeks, Level 3 £200 Apply

Ed, French, 2017

"My experience in learning French was very enjoyable – informal but effective, with a range of skilled and friendly teachers who ignited an interest in the culture as well as skills in the language." Ed, French, 2017

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