Language Courses

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Italian 

We are currently awaiting news about a new tutor so please bear with us.

We are hoping to to continue to run the three courses shown below. The times and content may differ

Improving Your Italian: 9.30am to 11am
If you already have good, basic Italian and are pondering ‘which level am I ?’, this
will be the course for you.
As a group, we will continue to work through a wide range of topics and grammar
points with emphasis on speaking and listening to ensure confident communication. All
materials are provided for the course but a pen, notepad and dictionary will be useful.

Intermediate Italian: 11.15 to 12.45pm
If you already have some grasp of Italian then this topic-based course will help you
develop your conversation skills and improve your grammar.
The course will encourage use of language in a range of practical/cultural contexts,
grammar including use of tenses and developing wider vocabulary linked to each theme
covered. All materials provided for the course but a notepad and pen will be useful
together with a dictionary.

Beginners Moving On: 1pm to 2.30pm
If you have learnt Italian before and remember some basic grammar then this course will help you develop your communication skills. The course will help encourage the use of language in a range of contexts with emphasis on listening and speaking skills, combined with an understanding of the association this beautiful language has with art, music, food and history.
All materials are provided for the course but a notepad and pen will be useful.



French
with Tutor Nathalie Letterier

Eight week courses £80
Tuesday 18th May to 20th July 2021

Advanced French Conversation: 10am to 11.30
Need some help with your French grammar and conversation?
Experience the wonderful culture while improving your skills and continue to appreciate the rich, varied and frustrating complexities of this beautiful language.


Inbetweeners French:12pm to 1.30pm
If you already have some experience of French but would like to continue to build on your knowledge and confidence, this is the course for you.
Using Facon de Parler part 1, 5th edition (not included in the course fee) this course will help you get to grips with the wonderful language.


Beginners Moving On: 2pm to 3.30pm
If you have learned French before and remember some basic grammar then this course is for you.
Learn in a supportive, relaxed atmosphere with no pressure of exams but with the help of a native speaker. Learn how to become independent on holiday by learning to order food at a restaurant, ask for directions with confidence, shop or just chat to the people you meet.


Beginners French - Details to be confirmed, please ring us
If you have always wanted to learn French now is your chance!
Learn from the beginning in a supportive, relaxed atmosphere with no pressure of exams. Step by step discover the beautiful language with the help of a native speaker. Learn how to become independent on holiday by learning to order food at a restaurant, ask for directions with confidence, shop or just chat to the people you meet. Starting with Facon de Parler, part 1 (5th edition and not included in the course fee).


Spanish
with Tutor Susana Prado Casal

Details to be confirmed
Wednesday 19th May to 21st July 2021

Advanced Spanish Conversation: 10am to 11.15am
This is a proficiency conversation course for students who have mastered most of the Spanish Grammar.
Come and converse in this beautiful language with the help of a native speaker in a friendly and supportive environment.

Intermediate Advanced Spanish: 11.30am to 12.45pm
This course is designed for those of you who have a fair grasp of basic Spanish and would like to continue to improve the language.
We will follow the book Pasos 2 (not included in the course fee). Classes will be topic based, with emphasis on speaking Spanish in everyday situations and also includes glimpses of culture in Spanish speaking countries.

Get By in Spanish: 1pm to 2.15pm
If you already know some Spanish and you would like to extend your knowledge beyond basic holiday phrases, this course will suit you.
While based around the normal scenarios of shopping, eating, travelling and hotels, the course will also equip you to interact socially with Spanish people. Improve your Spanish and learn about the delights of Spanish culture in a friendly and supportive environment. The course book is Talk Spanish 2 (not included in the course fee)

Beginners Moving On: 2.30pm to 3.45pm
If you have learnt Spanish before and remember some basic grammar then this course is for you.
Help develop your skills in understanding the Spanish language in a friendly and supportive environment with the help of a native speaker. You will enjoy learning general topics such as talking about yourself and family, how to order a meal, plus many things to help you get by when you visit Spanish speaking countries.
The course book to be followed is Pasos 1 (not included in the course fee).