This is an intensive exam preparation course for students wishing to sit the exam in May/June 2019. Students should also be attending the main French Level 2 (GCSE) programme which runs alongside this course. This course will follow the new Edexcel GCSE specification specifically focussing on exam practice & technique.

Students will continue to follow the language modules for level 1 as agreed with the tutor.


The tutor will advise you of the materials at the beginning of the course.


Students will be assessed through speaking, listening, reading & writing using past/sample GCSE papers.

Entry Requirements

Students should either have an intermediate level of French or have completed at least 2 years of French in a formal setting.

For Merton College, any new students will need to complete a pre-enrolment form before starting this course. Please download the form here.

Next Steps

Students will be able to progress to a level 3/A-Level course in September.

Important information

All courses run subject to demand and the content listed here should be used as a guide only. Course content may vary according to a range of factors such as course duration, campus, teaching staff and requirements from awarding bodies. Check our course and fee guidelines for further details.

Fee reductions for adult short courses