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Mon 26 Apr, Wed 28 Apr, ... Wed 16 Jun 2021
17:00 - 19:00

Venue: Zoom Video Communication Software

Provided by: Language Centre


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CULP: Greek Basic 2
Beginners£

Mon 26 Apr, Wed 28 Apr, ... Wed 16 Jun 2021

Description

This is a continuation of the Greek Basic 1 course, suitable for students who have picked up the basics in their previous studies at the introductory level.

More detailed information is available from the Language Centre website.

Target audience
  • University staff and students
  • Further details regarding Language Centre eligibility criteria are available
Prerequisites

CULP Basic 1 / CEFR A1

Sessions

Number of sessions: 15

# Date Time Venue Trainer
1 Mon 26 Apr   17:00 - 19:00 17:00 - 19:00 Zoom Video Communication Software Regina Karousou-Fokas
2 Wed 28 Apr   17:00 - 19:00 17:00 - 19:00 Zoom Video Communication Software Regina Karousou-Fokas
3 Mon 3 May   17:00 - 19:00 17:00 - 19:00 Zoom Video Communication Software Regina Karousou-Fokas
4 Wed 5 May   17:00 - 19:00 17:00 - 19:00 Zoom Video Communication Software Regina Karousou-Fokas
5 Mon 10 May   17:00 - 19:00 17:00 - 19:00 Zoom Video Communication Software Regina Karousou-Fokas
6 Wed 12 May   17:00 - 19:00 17:00 - 19:00 Zoom Video Communication Software Regina Karousou-Fokas
7 Mon 17 May   17:00 - 19:00 17:00 - 19:00 Zoom Video Communication Software Regina Karousou-Fokas
8 Wed 19 May   17:00 - 19:00 17:00 - 19:00 Zoom Video Communication Software Regina Karousou-Fokas
9 Mon 24 May   17:00 - 19:00 17:00 - 19:00 Zoom Video Communication Software Regina Karousou-Fokas
10 Wed 26 May   17:00 - 19:00 17:00 - 19:00 Zoom Video Communication Software Regina Karousou-Fokas
11 Wed 2 Jun   17:00 - 19:00 17:00 - 19:00 Zoom Video Communication Software Regina Karousou-Fokas
12 Mon 7 Jun   17:00 - 19:00 17:00 - 19:00 Zoom Video Communication Software Regina Karousou-Fokas
13 Wed 9 Jun   17:00 - 19:00 17:00 - 19:00 Zoom Video Communication Software Regina Karousou-Fokas
14 Mon 14 Jun   17:00 - 19:00 17:00 - 19:00 Zoom Video Communication Software Regina Karousou-Fokas
15 Wed 16 Jun   17:00 - 19:00 17:00 - 19:00 Zoom Video Communication Software Regina Karousou-Fokas
Topics covered

The course introduces students to the following functions and notions:

  • Providing and extracting personal information (e.g. origin, age, family and relationships, characteristics and personality, employment)
  • Talking about hobbies, free time activities, interests, and habits
  • Describing housing, with details about different types of accommodation and outgoings
  • Describing the local area and other places, weather, and nature
  • Stating preferences, likes and dislikes
  • Issuing and responding to invitations
  • Talking about holidays and travel
  • Talking about the past in general and tell stories
  • Plan for the future
  • Discovering Greece
  • Eating in and out
  • Talking about health and fitness: healthy eating and lifestyle, ailments and symptoms
  • Going shopping
Objectives

By the end of the Course students will be able to:

  • Listening/Speaking: Understand the highest frequency vocabulary related to areas of most immediate personal relevance and the main point in short, clear, simple messages and announcements.
  • Speaking: Communicate in simple and routine tasks requiring a simple and direct exchange of information on familiar topics and activities and handle very short social exchanges.
  • Reading: Understand texts, articles and personal letters on familiar topics as well as extract predictable information in simple everyday material such as advertisements, prospectuses, menus and timetables.
  • Writing: Write brief, simple notes and letters on familiar or predictable matters, relating to areas of immediate needs.
Aims

At Basic 2 Level the main aims are:

  • to revise and build on the basic grammatical structures and vocabulary;
  • to further develop students’ understanding of the salient linguistic features of the language;
  • to establish the learner as a confident language user in a range of predictable everyday situations related to areas of immediate relevance;
  • to enhance students’ understanding of contemporary Greek culture and life.
Format

Presentations, practicals and online learning

System requirements
  • Raven access is required
  • Further information regarding Raven is available
Charging
  • Students Fees: £285 to be paid online. Please select ‘Concessionary’ under the course fee when you make your booking.
  • Staff Fees: £320 to be paid online. Please select ‘All charged’ under the course fee when you make your booking.
  • Links to the online store will be provided with your confirmation email.
  • Payment is required within 24 hours of your booking to secure your place.
  • Refunds available after the first lesson only.
  • Payment for the courses is made on the Online Store (CULP General Purpose courses), (Raven log in).
  • Course materials can be found on Moodle (Raven log in), once the course has started.
Notes
Duration

Fifteen taught sessions of two hours plus online learning

Frequency

Three times per year (subject to demand)

Related courses
Theme
CULP: Cambridge University Language Programmes

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