Discover Icelandic

Course Dates: 30/07/20
Time: 18:00 - 21:00
Location: KS - Keeley Street
Tutors:
Pétur Valsson

Get a flavour of a new language and its basic sentence structure. Learn some useful phrases and some pronunciation guidelines. A fascinating introduction for complete beginners and those who might like to take it further.

Description

What is the course about?

This taster aims to give you a flavour of the Icelandic language.

What will we cover?

Greetings, personal information, order food and drinks, cultural matters.

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

Greet people

Say your name and ask others for their name

Order food and drink

Gain an insight into the Icelandic language and culture.

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

This is a taster for complete beginners. No previous knowledge of Icelandic necessary.

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/courses/Languages/74. You will also need to be able to understand basic spoken and written information in English (e.g. simple instructions, course documents) and be at ease with the use of numbers for daily activities (e.g. using money, telling the time etc).

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

Classroom activities will include: repetition of words and sentences, individual work, pair work, group work, role-plays and mingling activities.

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

Based on the tutor's own materials.

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

Icelandic beginners, module 1 starting in September.

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I absolutely recommend this class. Knowledgeable teacher, we’ve learnt so much
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Review by Barbara Anna / (Posted on 25/07/2019)
Interesting and practical course - this gives a real opportunity for trying out the language and getting a feel for what it might be like to learn more
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Review by Anonymous / (Posted on 25/07/2019)
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Book your place

Course Code: LBTSC1

Thu, eve, 30 Jul - 30 Jul '20

Duration: 1 session

Full fee: £29.00
Senior fee: £29.00
Concession: £29.00

Or call to enrol: 020 7831 7831

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