Irish Gaelic beginners: module 2

Course Dates: 17/01/22 - 04/04/22
Time: 12:00 - 13:30
Location: Online
Tutors: 
Learn to speak Irish and develop your speaking and listening skills in these communicative classes. Suitable for near beginners.
This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
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Full fee £189.00 Senior fee £151.00 Concession £115.00

Course Code: LRG002

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Mon, day, 17 Jan - 04 Apr '22

Duration: 12 sessions (over 12 weeks)

Or call to enrol:020 7831 7831

Any questions? languages@citylit.ac.uk
or call 020 7492 2644

Please note: We offer a wide variety of financial support to make courses affordable. Just visit our online Help Center for more information on a range of topics including fees, online learning and FAQs.

What is the course about?

The course aims to help students continue to acquire a foundation understanding of the Irish language, and to begin communicating in practical situations with an insight into the Irish culture.

This is a live online course. You will need:
- Internet connection. The classes work best with Chrome.
- A computer with microphone and camera is best (e.g. a PC/laptop/iMac/MacBook), or a tablet/iPad/smart phone/iPhone if you don't have a computer.
- Earphones/headphones/speakers.
We will contact you with joining instructions before your course starts.

What will we cover?

The course will give students the opportunity to develop their speaking and listening skills. It will cover Irish elementary grammar, spelling system, vocabulary and socio-cultural elements of the language. Topics include: discussing hobbies and free time, ordering food and drinks, past tense of verbs.

What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...

- Discuss hobbies and free time

- Order food and drinks

- Use verbs in the past tense.

What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?

This course is for those who have completed Irish Gaelic beginners module 1, or who have an equivalent knowledge of the language.

How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?

Our courses are characterised by spoken interaction and communication. Typical activities include pair work, group work, role plays and games. A range of resources will be used to support your learning including presentations, hand-outs, and audio-visual material.
Homework is highly recommended to consolidate learning.

Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?

Please, check with your tutor.

When I've finished, what course can I do next?

Irish Gaelic level beginners module 3. Please ask your tutor or check the website for any relevant workshops or courses.

We’re sorry. We don’t have a bio ready for the tutor of this class at the moment, but we’re working on it! Watch this space.