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French for Beginners


The main aim of French Beginners is to help you learn the basics of the French language and build a strong foundation for further study. You will cover essential vocabulary and grammar topics that will enable you to communicate in everyday situations that you might encounter whilst travelling in France or French speaking countries. Throughout the course, you will have the opportunity to:

• Develop your confidence in using French in a variety of everyday settings such as introducing yourself, ordering food and drink, getting by in tourist situations, and talking about your hobbies and interests.

• Practise your listening and speaking skills through a variety of interactive activities, including dialogues, role plays, and audio exercises.

• Develop your reading and writing skills through comprehension tasks and short written assignments.

• Learn about different aspects of French life and culture.

By the end of the course, you should feel more confident in your ability to understand and speak French at a basic level. We hope you enjoy the journey and wish you much success in your studies!

French for Beginners Stage 1 is a part-time leisure course for adults (19+) with no previous knowledge of the language who are interested in learning useful everyday phrases and basic grammar. All you’;ll need is a keen interest to learn!






French Beginners Stage 1





This course does not run in half term or end of term breaks.


French Beginners Stage 1 is suitable for adults(19+) with no previous knowledge of French.


Step 1

Set Up Your Account

You’ll be prompted to create an account which will allow you to log in to our Application Tracker website whenever you wish. This will provide you with important information and you can also track the progress of your application.

Step 2


Complete each step of the application form and then submit your completed form. We’ll let you know when we’ve safely received it with an acknowledgement email.

Step 3

Application Review Meeting

Before offering you a place at college, we’ll meet with you (either in person, by telephone or online). We’ll send you a link to our booking page where you can select a time that’s convenient for you.

Step 4

Accept Your Place

Offers will be sent to you via the email address you have provided. The offer will be conditional, based on predicted GCSE grades. You’ll need to accept your offer within 14 days to secure your place.

Step 5

What next?

Once you receive your GCSE results, you’ll need to get in touch with the college to inform us of them and start your enrolment process.

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Financial support

The applicable fees for this course, including any available discounts, will be listed in the information above.

How to apply

Once you have created an account, you can easily apply to your chosen course and track the status of your application at any time.


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