The Language Centre

French Evening Classes

You might associate French with being the language of food, culture and love, but it is also a global language of communication. French is one of the most popular languages in the world - being spoken by around 220 million people, either as a first, second or acquired language. 

Our online courses will improve your everyday French language skills and introduce the culture and history of France and the French speaking world.

Please note classes will be held online until further notice.
 

Level 1

Previous knowledge required?

  • None. For complete beginners.

Day and time

  • Mondays, 6.30-8.30pm (FULLY BOOKED)
  • Wednesdays 6.30-8.30pm (NEW COURSE ADDED DUE TO DEMAND)

Teaching dates

Term 1: Starts week commencing 11 October 2021 and ends week commencing 13 December 2021.

Term 2: Starts week commencing 24 January 2022 and ends week commencing 28 March 2022.

Course fee

£140 (per 10 week term)

 

Level 2

Previous knowledge required?

For learners with previous basic knowledge of the language. This is the right level for you if: 

  • You have done level 1 of our evening class programme or a beginners course elsewhere 
  • You have completed approximately 80 hours of previous study (40 hours contact time and 40 hours personal study) 
  • You have studied the language at school some time ago and feel you need a refresher 

Day and time

  • Tuesdays, 6-8pm

Teaching dates

Term 1: Starts week commencing 11 October 2021 and ends week commencing 13 December 2021.

Term 2: Starts week commencing 24 January 2022 and ends week commencing 28 March 2022.

Course fee

£140 (per 10 week term)

 

Level 3

Previous knowledge required?

For learners with previous basic knowledge of the language. This is the right level for you if: 

  • You have done level 2 of our evening class programme or equivalent 
  • You have a high A1/Low A2 on the CEFR 
  • You have completed approximately 160 hours of previous study (e.g. pre-GCSE or equivalent) 
  • You have a rusty GCSE or O Level 

Day and time

  • Mondays, 6-8pm

Teaching dates

Term 1: Starts week commencing 11 October 2021 and ends week commencing 13 December 2021.

Term 2: Starts week commencing 24 January 2022 and ends week commencing 28 March 2022.

Course fee

£140 (per 10 week term)

 

Level 4

Previous knowledge required?

For learners with previous knowledge of the language. This is the right level for you if: 

  • You have done level 3 of our evening class programme or equivalent 
  • You have a high A2 on the CEFR 
  • You have completed approximately 240 hours of previous study 
  • You have a good recent GCSE 

Day and time

  • Thursdays, 6-8pm

Teaching dates

Term 1: Starts week commencing 11 October 2021 and ends week commencing 13 December 2021.

Term 2: Starts week commencing 24 January 2022 and ends week commencing 28 March 2022.

Course fee

£140 (per 10 week term)

 

Advanced

Previous knowledge required?

For learners with previous knowledge of the language. This is the right level for you if: 

  • You have done level 4 or 5 of our evening class programme or equivalent 
  • You have a level equivalent to B1/B2 on the CEFR 
  • You have AS or A level 

Day and time

  • Tuesdays, 6-8pm

Teaching dates

Term 1: Starts week commencing 11 October 2021 and ends week commencing 13 December 2021.

Term 2: Starts week commencing 24 January 2022 and ends week commencing 28 March 2022.

Course fee

£140 (per 10 week term)

 

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Contact us

Tel: +44 (0) 115 74 84176

Email us

 
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The Language Centre

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telephone: +44 (0) 115 74 86500
email: LanguageCentre@nottingham.ac.uk