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Provided by: Engineering Centre for Languages & Inter-Communication


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French: Beginner Intensive
Beginners

Mon 22 Jun, Tue 23 Jun, ... Fri 10 Jul 2020

Description

Introductory course to French. This course is for those with no previous knowledge of French. Communicative context, with videos, audio, texts and conversation.

This course will be taught online: there will be three classes per week, each lasting for two hours. I have chosen to use Zoom which is a user-friendly interface that is easy and free to use. It also allows collaborative work.

Target audience
  • All staff and students from the Engineering department
  • Further details regarding CLIC's eligibility criteria are available
Sessions

Number of sessions: 9

# Date Time Venue Trainer
1 Mon 22 Jun   12:00 - 14:00 12:00 - 14:00 CLIC online teaching Laurence.M. Millard
2 Tue 23 Jun   16:30 - 18:30 16:30 - 18:30 CLIC online teaching Laurence.M. Millard
3 Fri 26 Jun   12:00 - 14:00 12:00 - 14:00 CLIC online teaching Laurence.M. Millard
4 Mon 29 Jun   12:00 - 14:00 12:00 - 14:00 CLIC online teaching Laurence.M. Millard
5 Tue 30 Jun   16:30 - 18:30 16:30 - 18:30 CLIC online teaching Laurence.M. Millard
6 Fri 3 Jul   12:00 - 14:00 12:00 - 14:00 CLIC online teaching Laurence.M. Millard
7 Mon 6 Jul   12:00 - 14:00 12:00 - 14:00 CLIC online teaching Laurence.M. Millard
8 Tue 7 Jul   16:30 - 18:30 16:30 - 18:30 CLIC online teaching Laurence.M. Millard
9 Fri 10 Jul   12:00 - 14:00 12:00 - 14:00 CLIC online teaching Laurence.M. Millard
Objectives

You will learn to:

  • understand and use common expressions and basic phrases found in day-to-day use in France (food, directions..)
  • introduce yourself, ask and answer questions about personal details such as where you live, friends and family, and your interests and hobbies
  • interact at a basic level, provided the other person speaks slowly and is ready to help a little (“what time is it?” or “what you are going to do?)

The course materials include the textbook Foundations French 1 by Dounia Bissar, readings, pre-recorded video lectures, and research assignments.

Aims

MY APPROACH

I offer a friendly and stimulating environment to help you gain confidence in French. The emphasis is on communication, mainly through active student participation. I use remote Blended Learning which means a mix of learning. There will be traditional face to face teaching, and flipped classroom method where you will be introduced to content at home and practise working through it in our online class supported by me and/or your peers. For this you will have to be ready to provide 2 hours of work prior to each class.

Format

Class work (online) and individual study

Notes

Laurence Millard is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: French beginner Time: Jun 22, 2020 12:00 PM London Every week on Mon, Wed, Fri, until Jul 10, 2020, 9 occurrence(s)

  • Jun 22, 2020 12:00 PM
  • Jun 24, 2020 4.:30 PM
  • Jun 26, 2020 12:00 PM
  • Jun 29, 2020 12:00 PM
  • Jul 1, 2020 4:30 PM
  • Jul 3, 2020 12:00 PM
  • Jul 6, 2020 12:00 PM
  • Jul 8, 2020 4:30 PM
  • Jul 10, 2020 12:00 PM

Please download and import the following iCalendar (.ics) files to your calendar system. Weekly: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/tZwkd-GvrTMrG93cqqf3Ui0FsLy_9mA3JPfM/ics?icsToken=98tyKuGgpzsiHdedsRiORpw-HYigWe3ztlxcjfoOnw70BXNma1PQJc5bDetyMYv6

Join Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88908738119?pwd=Q0FvM3E1SXgwZjlCK2ZLbmVHNllHQT09

Meeting ID: 889 0873 8119

Password: 099834

Duration

Nine sessions of two hours each taught over a period of three weeks

Frequency

Yearly

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Theme
French

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