Sanskrit Level 1: module 2

Course Dates: 20/01/20 - 30/03/20
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: KS - Keeley Street
Rohini Bakshi

In this second module you will expand your vocabulary and continue to learn the basics of Sanskrit grammar.


What is the course about?

This course follows on from Sanskrit Level 1, Module 1. The aim is to consolidate what has been learned so far; expand vocabulary and grasp further concepts of Sanskrit grammar, enabling you to read more complex sentences in Sanskrit.

What will we cover?

Sandhi; consonant ending nominal declensions; thematic verbs in the present, imperfect and future tenses; expressing the indefinite; complementary sentences; the middle and passive voice; past passive and active participles.

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

Read simple prose stories appropriate to this level; acquire a vocabulary of about 100 words.

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

You should have done Sanskrit Level 1 Module 1 or have equivalent competency. You must be able to read the Devanagari script.

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

Weekly class room contact with interactive presentations and worksheets. You should be prepared to spend at least 3 hours outside the classroom for revision and homework.

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

A catalogue of free online resources and a bibliography will be provided. You are liberty to invest in a primer that suits your budget. A file, loose paper and erasable pens would be practical.

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

Sanskrit level 1 module 3.


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An excellent introductory course for anyone wishing to grasp the rudiments of Sanskrit.
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Course Code: RS513

Started Mon, day, 20 Jan - 30 Mar '20

Duration: 11 sessions (over 11 weeks)

Full fee: £159.00
Senior fee: £127.00
Concession: £97.00

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