Danish beginners: module 1

Course Dates: 26/09/19 - 12/12/19
Time: 18:00 - 19:30
Location: EC Euston
Tutors:
Dan Skili

Come to learn Danish on this lively course. The course is for complete beginners and will introduce you to Danish grammar and vocabulary while also providing you with opportunities to practise the four key skillls of speaking, listening, reading and writing.

Description

What is the course about?

This course is to enable you to learn basic Danish, but also to discover some of the cultural aspect of Denmark.

What will we cover?

You will learn vocabulary and basic Danish structures covering: introducing oneself, personal information, shopping, directions, buying / ordering food.

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

- introduce oneself
- spell words
- count up to 100
- ask and give basic personal information
- tell the time
- talk simply about your routine
- understand prices and simple signs in a shop
- buy items
- order food in a restaurant.

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

Beginners level.

For further details of the specific foreign language skills required for this level, please see the languages self assessment chart at the start of the languages section of our course guide or at http://www.citylit.ac.uk/self-assess-your-level
You will also need to be able to respond to simple instructions and explanations, as well as read course documents, in English. You will need to be at ease with the use of numbers for daily activities (e.g. using money, telling the time, using the 24 hour clock, reading timetables). It would also be helpful if you had some knowledge of basic grammar terminology such as: a verb, a noun and conjugation.

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

The course is based on the communicative approach:

- active students’ interaction
- emphasis on speaking and listening skills
- pair and group work
- role plays
- use of realia, pictures and authentic material
- use of audio-visual techniques when appropriate

Please note, students are expected to participate in oral classroom activities and to do some homework as and when required.

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?

You can carry on studying Danish by joining Danish 1: Module 2 in January.

General information and advice on courses at City Lit is available from the Student Centre and Library on Monday to Friday from 12:00 – 19:00.
See the course guide for term dates and further details

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Good well-paced class. You come out with an impressive knowledge of the language for only one term.
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Review by Frank B. / (Posted on 21/03/2019)
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Book your place

Course Code: LDH11

Please choose a course date 

Thu, eve, 26 Sep - 12 Dec '19

Duration: 12 sessions (over 12 weeks)

Full fee: £189.00
Senior fee: £189.00
Concession: £115.00

Or call to enrol: 020 7831 7831

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