French IGCSE CourseOpen Study Courses
- Distance learning
Frequent Asked Questions
This course is openly available to anyone wishing to learn more about IGCSE French and would like to take part in a highly rewarding home study course. We believe that everyone should have the opportunity to expand their knowledge and study further, so we try to keep our entry requirements to a minimum, You have the freedom to start the course at any time and continue your studies at your own pace for a period of up to 24 months from initial registration with full tutor support.
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A distance learning course is the ideal way to gain a French IGCSE. Whether you're looking to go on to further education, improve your job prospects or expand your knowledge, distance learning IGCSE French is a flexible and convenient course, which allows you to comprehensively prepare for the IGCSE French exam through home study. What's more, because the distance learning IGCSE French Course is a fully comprehensive course, no prior knowledge is required.
KEY SUBJECT AIMS
To develop understanding and use of the spoken and written forms of the target language, in a range of familiar and practical contexts, and for a variety of purposes
To develop the ability to communicate effectively in the target language through both the spoken and written word, using a range of vocabulary and structures
To develop a knowledge and understanding of the target language’s grammar and its practical application
To develop a knowledge and understanding of the countries and communities where the target language is spoken
To develop positive attitudes towards modern foreign language learning
To give students a suitable foundation for further study of the target language, or another language.
HOME STUDY SUPPORT
Effective learning is encouraged through frequent activities and self-assessment questions, and there is guidance for the preparation of coursework.
You will be provided with comprehensive materials designed to provide you with everything required to complete your course of study. You will have your own personal tutor helping you with your course work and with any questions you may have. Plus you can contact a Student Advisors by email or phone for all the practical advice you may need – so we really are with you 100%.
Your tutor will give you various resource sites to visit and there is extra material in the student support portal.
Assessment is by two written examinations. Paper 1 (Listening) lasts 35 minutes and Paper 2 (Reading and Writing) lasts 1 hour 30 minutes.
Students can also be entered for the optional, separately assessed and separately endorsed speaking examination. This speaking examination, Paper 3, will be awarded separately from Paper 1 and Paper 2. The grade awarded for this optional assessment will be reported separately on the student's final certificate.
All of the information within the units is written in line with the requirements of the examination board specification and the demands of the examination.
All units are broken down into clear subject topics, and students should spend the amount of time studying for each topic as advised by their course tutor. Each topic module has been written for ease of understanding and topic coverage may be of different length and difficulty depending on the level of detail and information required. You will need to study the modules in the sequence provided.
Learning documentation, Online Resources and Tutor support for 2 years.
the marking of a series of assignments
written answers to specific study problems
telephone contact, if required
a copy of Andrew Johnson's "How to Study at Home"
Details of examination dates and examination enrolment deadlines are included in the 'Student Welcome Pack'.
HOME STUDY ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
This course is openly available to anyone wishing to learn more about IGCSE French and would like to take part in a highly rewarding home study course. We believe that everyone should have the opportunity to expand their knowledge and study further, so we try to keep our entry requirements to a minimum.
You have the freedom to start the course at any time and continue your studies at your own pace for a period of up to 24 months from initial registration with full tutor support.
Our aim is to provide you with the best deal available, therefore the registration fee, certification fee and full tutor support is included in the course price for you. The enrolment fee for the IGCSE French home study course is Rs. 34,548, though for a limited time we are offering you the opportunity to pay only Rs. 27,638 which is a 20% discount if you enrol online and pay in full.
You can also avail a 10% discount if you opt to pay in 50/50. You can enrol online today by paying a deposit of Rs. 15,546 and one payment of Rs. 15,546 next month.
You can also opt for our Easy Payment Plan and enrol online today by paying a deposit of Rs. 13,819 and then 4 equal payments of Rs. 5,182 per month. The first instalment is paid about a month after you receive your course.
Your course fee covers everything you will need to successfully complete the IGCSE French home study course and earn your GCSE.
1. All textbooks, study folders, and/or online learning aids designed for distance learning.
2. A full range of student services, including:
Tutor marked assessments (TMAs)
Access to the online student portal (Student Chat, Forums and Online Support Resources)
Comprehensive Study Guide & Study Plan
Guide to Effective Study Techniques
How to approach exams without fear
3. Two year educational support by e-mail, post, or fax.
4. Free postage and packaging
FURTHER COURSE INFORMATION
If your course is being delivered online, please ensure you meet the minimum requirements below.
Windows 98, 2000, XP, Vista, Windows 7 - Acrobat Reader 4.0 and above
Mac OS X, Mac OS 9.2 - Acrobat Reader 4.0 and above
After enrolling online you will receive your username and password to access the online student portal within 5 working days. You will also receive your personal student number via email.
Students are required to arrange and pay for their examinations and manage the course work element if the subject requires this. Students must check the relevant examination board website for further information and final examination sitting dates for the specification.
From time to time we may enrol our students with our partner sites; this is dependent on the number of students enrolling on a particular course and course material availability. If this happens, nothing changes for you other than the name of the college administering your course. We will continue to be your point of contact; you will get the exact same course you have enrolled on with the same high level of quality content and support.
WHAT TO DO NOW?
Step One: It's simple - all you need to do now is choose whether you want to pay in instalments or in full and then click on the relevant enrolment button at the top of this page.
Step Two: Once you have selected your payment option to enrol you will be redirected (this can take a few seconds) to our PayPal payment page for you to select your payment method and complete your enrolment.
Step Three: Within 10 days your enrolment papers and course materials will be with you. A tutor and a dedicated support advisor will also be allocated to you.
That's it..... Thanks and wishing you the best of luck with your studies.
Contact person: Student Support Team