Sophie Gavrois

Department of Modern Languages
Language Tutor in French and Secondary Schools Liaison Officer

Contact details

Ashley Building
University of Birmingham
B15 2TT

I am a native speaker of French and come from Saint-Etienne, France. I joined the Centre for Modern Languages in 2003. I enjoy very much teaching French and I have 15 years of teaching experience.


  • MA in Philosophy (Lyon 3 University)
  • BA in Politics (Lyon 3 University)
  • PG Certificate in Translation Studies (Sheffield University)
  • DOPLA Certificate (Sheffield University)


This year, I teach MOMD courses in Intermediate and Advanced French and Summer courses.

Other activities

  • Schools Liaison Officer for the Modern Languages Department.


  • French Grammar Buster, with Tony Buzan, Collins Language Revolution, 2010
  • French Word Power, with Tony Busan, Collins Language Revolution, 2009
  • French Beginner Plus, with Tony Buzan, Collins Language Revolution, 2009
  • French in a click, Collins Easy Learning, 2010
  • French phrasebook, Collins Easy Learning, 2010