Celebrating Christmas - Polish tradition

Course Dates: 09/12/20
Time: 18:15 - 20:15
Location: Online

It will make you feel festive! Come to learn how Polish people celebrate the festive season while learning basic Polish sentences through a variety of fun activities.

This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.


What is the course about?

Short introduction to the Polish language and 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?

Polish traditions past and present over the Christmas/New Year period.
Basic greetings and introduction in Polish.

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

- tell your name and greet people
- have some insight into how Christmas is celebrated in Poland.
- wish someone a Happy Christmas in Polish, and have some other festive vocab.

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

Complete beginners.

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

The session will be interactive as well as informative. You will be encouraged to actively participate to pairs and group activities, to repeat words and sentences in welsh and engage in a variety of discovery activities.

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

Based on tutor's own material.

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

Polish beginners module 1 in January.

Tutor Biographies
Barbara Wojtczak

Barbara, a lecturer in Polish, holds an MA in opera studies and a teaching certificate in Polish pedagogy. A lover of music and acting, Barbara uses those tools during the lessons to make the process of learning easier and more fun. Barbara is a native Polish speaker with 10 years of experience and teaches all levels of proficiency. She has lectured at Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan, King's College London, and Ealing, Hammersmith & West London College.

Please note: We reserve the right to change our tutors from those advertised. This happens rarely, but if it does, we are unable to refund fees due to this. Our tutors may have different teaching styles; however we guarantee a consistent quality of teaching in all our courses.

Book your place

Course Code: XDPH1

Wed, eve, 09 Dec - 09 Dec '20

Duration: 1 session

Full fee: £10.00
Senior fee: £10.00
Concession: £10.00

Or call to enrol: 020 7831 7831

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

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