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French Intermediate


Start date: 20th Sep 2022

Time: 11:30 - 13:30

Cost: £97

Day: Tuesday

Duration: 10 weeks

Tutor: Rima Bennett

Course code: 22AU121

The Course will:


·         Build up language awareness

·         Facilitate understanding and practice of certain grammatical points

·         Develop learner’s confidence, accuracy and fluency in the 4 skills

·         Facilitate vocabulary practice and/or extension

·         Encourage independence in using the language

·         Encourage conversation and discussion by pair/group and problem-solving activities

·         Practise/monitor pronunciation

·         Develop cultural awareness and cross-cultural capability

·         Provide feedback on homework on a regular basis.

Topics on:

Fashion and personnel image

Shopping on internet/in department stores – Gift occasions

Top chefs and guides to fine dining

Restaurant reviews

Memories and comparing an old situation to a present situation

Current affairs in France and the francophone world

Contemporary French and francophone culture: literature, theatre, cinema, art, media.


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Rima Bennett

Rima Bennett B.A (Hons), Dip. FE teaching, DPSI – law sector. I have lived and studied in Paris and I travel every year to France and Montreal. I have 12 years’ experience in delivering well-structured lessons that have proved successful in inspiring students of all ages and capabilities. This encompasses undergraduates, adult Higher Education courses and one to one GCSE and A level support.
Being trilingual and having lived in many countries, the purpose of my courses is to promote language acquisition and cultural awareness.
Learners will widen their vocabulary, improve their grammatical knowledge and practice their communication skills in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.

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