Do you want to learn French for your internship, study or work in France and are you already reasonably proficient in French grammar? Are you looking to deepen this knowledge and improve your French communication skills? The course French 4 will help you to better understand and speak French.
Classes take place on the Wageningen University & Research Campus, in the Forum building.
French 4 is for anyone who has taken 3 to 4 years of French at middle school and who has since been in contact with the French language to some degree, whether through a course or spending some time in a French-speaking country. This course is also intended for anyone who has completed the course French 3.
- French 4: halfway to B1 (CEFR)
After this course, you will be able to:
- hold simple conversations about familiar topics;
- understand the key information in simple texts;
- formulate you personal opinion in a simple way;
- write texts and emails about familiar topics.
The emphasis is on speaking skills. Reading, listening, and writing skills will also be addressed. You will also learn more about French culture.
This course meets once a week for 8 weeks. Each class is 1 hour and 45 minutes. You should expect to spend 2 to 3 hours on homework each week.
Dates and times
The course French 4 is offered annually in October, February, and May. The next course starts in February 2019.
Alter Ego+ A2 (Livre de textes) ISBN: 9782011558121
Alter Ego+ A2 (Cahier d'activités) ISBN: 9782011558138
These books are available at the WUR shop in the Forum building on the Wageningen University & Research campus.
Certification and exam
To receive a Wageningen in'to Languages certificate, a minimum attendance of 80% is required. A diagnostic test is optional. This costs €25.
|BSc/Msc WUR students*||€ 60|
|WUR Employees||€ 250|
|Standard fee||€ 275|
*This €60 fee applies only to students with a signed authorisation form. Students pay €60 if they need this language course for an internship/thesis abroad. The internship/thesis must be part of their prescribed study programme/approved set of MSc examination subjects. The form must be signed by the thesis or internship supervisor.
Prior to registration
To ensure that new course participants are placed into the appropriate course, they are required to take a free course level assessment. An intake interview (optionally by telephone) will also take place. You cannot register for a course until you have taken this course level assessment. Please contact our Service Centre (firstname.lastname@example.org / 0317-482552) to schedule an appointment.