Languages French Year 5 – Wednesdays

Wed 23 Sep to Wed 21 October 2020 (BLOCK 1) | Wed 4 Nov to Wed 9 Dec 2020 (BLOCK 2) | 1-3pm | £67.50 (5 weeks)  | Tutor Dominique Pluskwa

This course concentrates on spoken French in a friendly atmosphere. It is for students who have studied French for 4-5 years, have a rusty O-level/GCSE or some experience of the language.

What will the course or workshop cover and how will it be taught?

During the course you will learn to describe your interests and leisure, organise an outing, express your ideas on a range of topics, talk about present, past and future events.

A wide range of activities will be used to encourage all students to participate and progress: listening and repeating, question and answer, reading dialogues, role-plays, communication games and written exercises. Maintaining social distance, there will be opportunities for pair and group work as well as teacher led activities.

Important Information

Please note there are no classes on the following dates:

28 October and 18 November 2020.

What do I need to bring with me?

 Please bring a pen, a notebook, a French dictionary if you have one and your glasses, if you need them.

Are there any additional costs?


About the tutor

Dominique Pluskwa is a native French speaker, was born in Paris and studied History at La Sorbonne. She moved to Kendal in 1999 and has taught French since 2002, both privately and for small groups as well as at the Brewery.

Please note that this is a continuing course, with BLOCK 2 following BLOCK 1. Places on BLOCK 2 will be prioritised for those enrolling in BLOCK 1.

If you wish to enrol on this course for the first time in September, please contact the Brewery to be put in touch with the tutor to ensure this is the right level for you.

Dominique Pluskwa


The Brewery Arts Centre
122a Highgate


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