Fees indicated are based on the current year (August 2016 to July 2017) and are subject to change next year.
Our further education courses (Entry to Level 3) are usually free if you are 16-18 years old. Depending on your circumstances, you may be eligible for financial support to help with other costs associated with your course such as course materials and travel.
If you are aged 19 or over you may be required to pay fees.
If you are enrolling onto a Level 3 or 4 course and are over 19 years of age the fees may be higher and you will be required to take out an Advanced Learning Loan, please see the guide to fees for more information.
International students will be required to pay the full International course fee.
For more information, see our guide to fees.
This course is for you, if you want to learn conversational French in a practical way and in a number of everyday situations and transactions. This will also involve learning about cultural aspects of the country.
There are no formal entry requirements.
Assessments include: a speaking and listening exam and a reading and writing exam.
You could continue your study of the language at a higher level, for example at GCSE level. A language qualification will enhance your CV and could be useful in various forms of employment. You can progress onto a GCSE in French.
You will learn in dedicated theory classrooms and language laboratories.