What is French C2?
Un peu plus pres. Es-tu pret? Another journey begins here. The C1 course is one of your final courses. A course that brings together fluency, accuracy and a connection. Are you excited? You’re going to be spreading your wings further than ever imagined. You will be diving into a world where you will be mesmerised. This course is taking the French language into the French world. France, the city of love. Each and every expression, words, songs all showcase their devotion. Let us take you into that courtroom, examination hall, classroom. Anywhere, we will make sure that you will sore and reach the highest and brightest futures.
Why French C2? Benefits and opportunities
Your final stages. This course has been broken down into specific topics to ensure that you’re able to communicate in complete fluency and be able to voice your opinions. The learning outcomes constructed during this course will ensure that you’re able to reach your expectations. The course consists of different topics which could also be shown by you so that you’re able to capture the essence into the subjects of your choice. It’s where your interests and capabilities are really put to the test. The opportunities built from this course will lead into a higher and successful future.
How to prepare for French C2?
- Describing functions or notions
- Discourse functions
- Discourse markers
- Verb forms
- Learner training
- Expressing opinions
- Talking about films and books
- Initiating and closing of conversations
- Connecting words
- Phrasal verbs
- Comparative and superlative form of adverbs
Tips and Tricks:
Whilst learning a course you can come across several difficulties and obstacles. It is extremely important to make sure that you’re centered and able to keep yourself engaged during this course.
- Listening to the local radio
- Test yourself
- Sample papers
- Audio recordings
- Local movies
- Communication with trainers
The tips and tricks gained here will ensure to keep your passion. It is to make sure you keep up the drive and the urge to learn more. Keep yourself in track, self-motivation is key.
Keeping a high and constant schedule will allow you to have a better planning and understanding during this course. The pattern of exam is listed below but will also give you an insight on the things to focus on.
The best way to prepare is to plan ahead. At Elan we provide you with all the tips and guidance. This shall prepare you for the course. Keep your head held high.
Video links –
Modal Particles – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SwF6cle_XKI&t=31s
Vocabulary – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h2GVCqVam1Y&t=9s
Listening comprehensions – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V0T9jPDPKqk&t=13s
Dialogues – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DZc_IvpHetw
Sample papers –
Sample paper #1 – http://www.delfdalf.fr/_media/exemple-1-sujet-complet-dalf-c2-3.pdf
Sample paper #2 – http://www.delfdalf.fr/_media/exemple-2-sujet-complet-dalf-c2-3.pdf
Important tips for French C2 and the examinations:
Exam details –
The examination will be divided into 4 sections: listening, reading, writing and speaking.
The listening and speaking examination is a 3 part examination. This examination carries a duration of 30 mins with 1-hour preparation. You will be asked to structure the information said during the recording. The recording will be played twice. The other assignment will be based on a personal development which will be stated in the recording. The last section will consist of a debate along with the examiners. Make sure to express yourself and show your opinion. This section will be marked out of 50.
The second part revolves around written comprehension and production. This task will have a duration of 3 hours and 30 minutes. The writing will be structured as a text of article, reports, speech etc. So, based on the theme you will be asked to write around 2,000 words. Make sure to choose a field which you understand and know thoroughly. This section will also carry 50 marks.
Exam cracking tips –
All the tips learnt during this course will guide you through your examination. Remember to pace yourself. Don’t stress. Work on the different strategies provided to you. When reading make sure to underline or highlight the important fact. During writing beware of your time. Keep yourself focused. Don’t deviate to another topic or factor, focus on one and keep building the idea. Read the instructions carefully. Follow them and make sure that you’re rechecking your answers. During the listening test make sure to write down important dates, names etc. Make sure to always keep your focus. When you’re calm and centred you can achieve it all.