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Fabulous French – Upper Intermediate Level – GI 24 055 (Face to Face)

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20 September 2024 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm BST

Tutor: Tammy Ellis BA (Hons) (Lon) BA (Hons) (Surrey)

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Date: 20 September 2024
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Length of Course:
6 Fridays (not consecutive)
Reference Code:
GI 24 055
Ward Street
Guildford, Surrey GU1 4LH


This upper intermediate level course will continue to build on oral skills, encouraging interaction within the class and the expression of opinions in a relaxed atmosphere. Homework will be set in order to supplement the areas covered in lessons. We will also read Antoine Laurain’s Le chapeau de Mitterrand (Pocket Book – 6 Mar. 2013) ISBN-10: ‎ 2290057266.

Not suitable for beginners.

Please note the course dates and times, which are as follows:


13 – 20 September

10am – 1pm


18 – 25 October

10am – 12pm


29 November – 6 December

10am – 1pm


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01483 562142

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About the Speaker

Tammy Ellis

Tammy was born in London and raised for some years in the North of England. She returned to her roots in 1982 to attend the University of London to read a degree in French and German and, more importantly, this is where she met her husband.

Whilst languages remain an important part of her life, and she still teaches both French and German up to A level, her main passion is Art History. Tammy has been a lecturer in Art History at The Guildford Institute since graduating from the University of Surrey in 2007. Her main interests lie in 19th, 20th and 21st Century art and her aim has always been to make art accessible and ‘food for the soul’.

Over the past four years Tammy has also been involved in art tours to France, Ireland and Liverpool and has given guided visits of Tate Britain. She thoroughly enjoy the level of interaction that these trips bring. Tammy also lectures privately to groups and gives ‘one-off’ talks on art.

Tammy has three wonderful children, three gorgeous grandchildren, two dogs, and a horse - they all keep her very busy! When she does have a moment’s peace, she loves to bake and read books for her book club.


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