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Intensive Courses

Intensive Courses

You can choose between semi – Intensive: Express course (6 hours per week) or Intensive Courses (15 hours per week).

Book two 2017 courses on the same day and get £70 off your second course! (£550 in total)
This offer cannot be combined with any other offer (offer not available for online payment, registration over the phone or in person).

A ‘two-gether’ discount!
If you and a friend / partner (NEW students only) register for a standard or intensive course together on the same day, you can both benefit from a special deal: £290 each instead of £310!
This offer cannot be combined with any other offer.

Courses may be cancelled if there is an insufficient number of students enrolled. We encourage our students to register at least five days in advance.

  • Except for Young Learners courses, all classes are for students aged 18 and over.
  • For more information about our level structure, please see Your Path to Success.
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*NEW* – PRACTICAL FRENCH – A WEEKEND IN PARIS
Beginner (A1+)
Mon to Fri | 9.30am to 12.30pm
15 hours over 1 week
Up to 15 students
South Kensington
£180 (no early booking discount)

A fast-paced practical course to get ready for your holiday.
Get confident in the most common real-life situations you will encounter during your stay in France.

Day 1: In the Eurostar
– Introducing yourself
– Talking about your family
– Ordering a drink/meal

Day 2: Arriving in Paris
– Take public transport
– Checking in at the hotel
– Giving some news

Day 3: Visiting Paris
– Asking directions
– Exploring the city
– Visiting monuments

Day 4: Going out
– Booking over the phone
– At the restaurant
– Going to a show

Day 5: Shopping
– Shops
– Paying
– Global simulation of the weekend in France

12 Jun - 16 Jun 2017
10 Jul - 14 Jul 2017
31 Jul - 04 Aug 2017
14 Aug - 18 Aug 2017
16 Oct - 20 Oct 2017
04 Dec - 08 Dec 2017
*NEW* – PRACTICAL FRENCH – A WEEK IN FRANCE
Elementary (A2)
Mon to Fri | 9.30am to 12.30pm
15 hours over 1 week
up to 15 students
South Kensington
£180 (no early booking discount)

A fast-paced practical course to get ready for your holiday.
Get confident in the most common real-life situations you will encounter during your stay in France.

Day 1: Your arrival in France
– Renting a car
– En route
– Arriving at the gîte

Day 2: At the market
– Meeting the neighbours
– At the market
– In the kitchen

Day 3: Problems
– At the gîte
– At the doctors
– Lost properties and thefts

Day 4: Outdoor activities
– Booking an excursion
– Exploring the area
– Writing a postcard about your week in France

Day 5: Going out
– Organise an evening out with the neighbours
– Going out
– Global simulation of your week in France

12 Jun - 16 Jun 2017
10 Jul - 14 Jul 2017
31 Jul - 04 Aug 2017
14 Aug - 18 Aug 2017
16 Oct - 20 Oct 2017
04 Dec - 08 Dec 2017
Morning Express over 5 weeks (3 x 2h)
Tue & Wed & Thu | 10.00am – 12.00pm
Up to 15 students
Beginner (A1)
Elementary (A2)
Intermediate (B1)
Fluent (B2)
South Kensington
£310 (£279 early booking discount)
28 Mar - 4 May 2017
9 May - 8 Jun 2017
13 Jun - 13 Jul 2017
18 Jul - 17 Aug 2017
5 Sep - 5 Oct 2017
10 Oct - 9 Nov 2017
14 Nov - 14 Dec 2017
Saturday Express Over 5 Weeks (6-hour class)
Sat | 9.30am – 12.30pm & 1.30pm – 4.30pm
Up to 15 students
Beginner (A1)
Elementary (A2)
Intermediate (B1)
Fluent (B2)
South Kensington
£310 (£279 early booking discount)
25 Mar - 6 May 2017
13 May - 10 Jun 2017
17 Jun - 15 Jul 2017
22 Jul - 19 Aug 2017
09 Sep - 07 Oct 2017
14 Oct - 11 Nov 2017
18 Nov - 16 Dec 2017
Evening Express Over 5 Weeks (3 x 2h)
Tue & Wed & Thur | 6.30pm - 8.30pm
Up to 15 Students
Beginner (A1)
Elementary (A2)
Intermediate (B1)
Fluent (B2)
South Kensington
£310 (£279 early booking discount)
28 Mar - 04 May 2017
09 May - 08 Jun 2017
13 Jun - 13 Jul 2017
18 Jul - 17 Aug 2017
05 Sep - 05 Oct 2017
10 Oct - 09 Nov 2017
14 Nov - 14 Dec 2017
Morning Intensive over 2 weeks (5 x 3h)
Mon & Tue & Wed & Thu & Fri | 9.30 am – 12.30 pm
Up to 15 students
Beginner (A1) - (A1.1 only available for mentioned sessions)
Elementary (A2)
Intermediate (B1)
*Fluent (B2) - only available for mentioned sessions
South Kensington
£310 (£279 early booking discount)
*No class during bank holidays, classes will be rescheduled accordingly with your tutor

These two-week intensive courses are designed to boost your overall French-language skills. They can be taken as a one-off course or as a series of courses over several weeks/months.

Mixed levels catered for:

–          complete beginners* (A1.1), not available for every session, please check dates.

–          false beginners (A1.2+/A2)

–          A2+/B1

–          B1+

–          B2*, not available for every session, please check dates.

–          C1*, not available for every session, please check dates.

Please note we do not offer subdivisions of these levels for the intensive courses.

 

‘If a course does not reach the minimum number of students required, we may offer learners the opportunity to run as a small group for a reduced number of hours paying the original fee – as an alternative to closing the course.’

03 Apr - 13 Apr* 2017
24 Apr - 05 May* 2017
08 May - 19 May 2017
*Fluent (B2) also available for this session
*Expert (C1) also available for this session
22 May - 02 Jun* 2017
05 Jun - 16 Jun 2017
19 Jun - 30 Jun* 2017
*Fluent (B2) also available for this session
03 Jul - 14 Jul 2017
17 Jul - 28 Jul* 2017
*Beginner (A1.1) also available for this session
31 Jul - 11 Aug 2017
14 Aug - 25 Aug 2017
11 Sep* - 22 Sep 2017
*Beginner (A1.1) also available for this session
25 Sep - 06 Oct 2017
*Fluent (B2) also available for this session
*Expert (C1) also available for this session
09 Oct - 20 Oct 2017
23 Oct - 03 Nov 2017
*Beginner (A1.1) also available for this session
06 Nov - 17 Nov 2017
20 Nov - 1 Dec 2017
04 Dec - 15 Dec 2017