2L05 Basic French for Beginners (L)

Tutor/Facilitator Catherine Blair

Date: on/from Tue 13 Dec 2022 to end year
Frequency: Weekly
Class time: 10:00-11:30

Delivered ZOOM

Other information

This is a course which will provide an elementary knowledge of French that will be useful in helping an understanding of everyday life in France. Lessons presented around themes will consist of pronunciation, vocabulary (including numbers, times, dates, etc), grammar (present tense of regular, irregular and reflexive verbs). All lessons will be conducted in English with interactive French sessions/
exercises for the students. Homework will be required to be undertaken by the students.

REQUIREMENTS: No prior experience of French is required.

Required text: “Bonjour et Bienvenue A1.1 English edition Livre élève + CD mp3 An introduction to the French language Méthode de français pour anglophones. (Lucile Bertaux et al.)”

It can be bought at “Language International“ 13-15 Station Street, Kew-or it can be ordered on line via for instance Amazon.

TUTOR: Catherine, a French woman who has been living in Australia since 1993, is a fluent English and French speaker, and also has a very good knowledge of Spanish. In her professional career, she performed senior roles as the Executive Assistant to CEO’s/MD’s and as support to board members in companies such as l’Oréal, Amcor and Fulton Hogan. Catherine and her husband visit France most years as her family resides.

This course runs for term 1 until 5 Apr 2022 then has a break and starts again on 23 Aug 2022.