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French Level 2, Part 1

Course dates, times and locations

We do not currently have classes available for this course. Please register your interest to hear when new dates are added.

This course does not carry any credit towards a degree


By studying French Level 2, you will be able to understand general and detailed information and to communicate in standard speech on a range of everyday issues, be able to read printed and handwritten script on a limited number of everyday topics, be able to write simple texts using descriptive language accurately and developed intercultural competence.

What does this course cover?

Topics may include:

  • Social interactions
  • Meeting friends
  • Hobbies and preferences
  • Holidays memories and weather
  • Tourism
  • Accommodation and living conditions

Functions may include:

  • Introducing yourself
  • Talking about one’s tastes
  • Suggesting, accepting and refusing an invitation to go out
  • Talking about past events and experiences
  • Writing postcards
  • Understanding smalls texts, articles and ads
  • Talking about one’s accommodation
  • Describing a place
  • Comparing and expressing feelings

Grammar may includes:

  • Revision and consolidation of grammar introduced at level 1 (Present tense, Near Future, Perfect tense)
  • Perfect tense + agreement (regular and irregular verbs)
  • The Negative form (ne…rien/personne/jamais/plus)
  • Duration: pendant / il y a / depuis
  • C’était/ il y avait/il faisait : Introduction to the Imperfect tense
  • Pronouns “y” and “en” The place of the adjectives
  • Relative pronouns “qui, que, où”
  • Comparatives
  • The possessive pronouns

What will I achieve?

When French Level 2 is complete, you will achieve the equivalent of A1/A2 level of the CEFR, level 1 of the QCF, equivalent of GCSE/ O-level grade A.


*The above is an indication of content that may be covered over the duration of the course but it could vary depending on the level and progress of students in the class.

Key information

Course status: Not set

Full fee:£235

Alumni/Staff/UoL/KHP fee:£200

King's degree student fee:£165

Register your interest

Enrolment deadlines:

Enrolment for Summer term is open now:

  • Summer term

    5-week beginners language courses
    Week commencing 12 June-14 July 2023 (see individual courses for exact dates)

    Intensive, in-person courses. Available in Arabic, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Russian and Spanish. See more details.
    Enrolment deadline Midnight Thursday 01 June 2023​​

  • One-week beginners language courses
    10 July -14 July 2023
    Available in Arabic (spoken), French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin and Spanish. See more details.
    Enrolment deadline Midnight Thursday 29 June 2023​

*see individual class listings for exact dates.




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