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Advanced French Courses

The French Advanced course is designed for confident French speakers who want to participate in lively, engaging conversations on a wide variety of topics in French.

Please note: this course is not suitable for international students requiring a short term student visitor visa.

Dates and Times

This course will run every Wednesday from 1.00pm - 2.00pm between the following dates:

  • Wednesday 23rd September 2020 - Wednesday 27th January 2021


The full cost is £155. The deposit is £50.


Whilst enrolled upon the course, you will discuss a range of themes and issues drawn from culture, and topical news, including:

  • France 
  • The Francophone world
  • French culture (food, film, books, business etc.)
  • Famous French figures
  • Languages and identity


You are required to be confident at engaging in conversation, and have approximately A-Level French or above.

All participants must be over 18 years of age to enrol.


Upon successful completion of the course, you will receive a certificate of attendance, issued by St Mary’s University.

Undergraduates, postgraduates and staff at St Mary’s receive a 10% discount.