Modern Greek 2 lower: module 2

Course Dates: 30/04/19 - 02/07/19
Time: 19:35 - 21:05
Location: EC Euston
Tutor: Yannis Papalexandris

Improve your elementary Greek on this practical course. The emphasis is on listening and speaking, and on extending your reading and writing skills. Suitable if you have completed Modern Greek 2 lower module 1 or equivalent.

Description

What is the course about?

This course aims to revise and build on the basics covered at level 1, expanding the students' vocabulary, their command of functional phrases and developing and understanding of more complex structures.

What will we cover?

Leisure time and hobbies, entertainment, Greek culture and lifestyle, talking about Greek Easter
Grammar: subjunctive simple, imperative simple, adverbs of frequency, expressing preference, revision of active verbs (present, past simple and future tenses).

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

Make arrangements to meet people
Accept and refuse, giving reasons
Make suggestions
Talk about personal interests
Talk about your hobbies
Talk about different kinds of greek music
Make travel arrangements
Show an awareness of customs and traditions observed during the greek easter.

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

Level 2 course - Students should have completed one year of beginners Greek and Modern Greek 2 lower: module 1 or have an equivalent knowledge of the language.

For further details of the specific foreign language skills required for this level, please see the languages self-assessment chart, using the link at the top of this page. You can also find the chart at the start of the languages section in our course guide. You will also need to be able to respond to simple instructions and read course documents in English and be at ease with the use of number 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?

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?

Ellinika A (Patakis)
Books are available at Hellenic Book Services, 91 Fortess Road, LONDON NW5 (020 7267 9499) or The European Bookshop with a 10% discount:
https://www.europeanbookshop.com/setbooks.php?institution=3973&class=51.

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

Modern Greek 2 lower module 3.

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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Interactive class with a very energised teacher
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Book your place

Course Code: LK235

Tue, eve, 30 Apr - 02 Jul '19

Duration: 10 sessions (over 10 weeks)

Full fee: £169.00
Senior fee: £169.00
Concession: £103.00

Or call to enrol: 020 7831 7831

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