Welsh reading club level 1 / Clwb Darllen

Course Dates: 07/10/21 - 16/12/21
Time: 10:00 - 11:00
Location: Online
Come to improve your near-beginners Welsh through reading a couple of short novels. This course aims at developing your understanding of the Welsh language as well as the pronunciation.
Books details in the course outline below.
This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
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Full fee £109.00 Senior fee £87.00 Concession £66.00

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Course Code: LWR2

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Started Thu, day, 07 Oct - 16 Dec '21

Duration: 10 sessions (over 11 weeks)

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What is the course about?

This reading club is for people approaching, level Sylfaen ie who have been studying Welsh for about a year. It will involve reading aloud in Welsh and discussing, which will help consolidate grammar patterns learnt on City Lit Welsh courses, as well as broadening vocabulary, pronunciation, and intonation of whole phrases.

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?

Books to be announced in July.

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

have a wider vocabulary.
have improved pronunciation.
have had an introduction to Welsh literature.

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

You will have studied Welsh for about a year or be approaching level Sylfaen.

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

- Preparation for each class: You will have to read one chapter prior to the class to familiarise yourself with the text.
- Work in class: You will look at the chapter read in more details (vocabulary, pronunciation, grammar…) with the tutor and/or the other students through pair and small group discussion.

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

Cysgod yn y Coed by Lois Arnold. Gomer Press ISBN 1-84323-370-3.

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

Welsh courses in January - Ask the tutor for advice as we offer different levels.

We’re sorry. We don’t have a bio ready for the tutor of this class at the moment, but we’re working on it! Watch this space.