Modern Greek beginners: short introduction

Course Dates: 07/11/24 - 05/12/24
Time: 18:15 - 19:45
Location: Online
Get a short introduction to the Modern Greek language and discover aspects of Greek language culture in these live online communicative classes. Suitable for complete beginners.

This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
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Modern Greek beginners: short introduction
  • Course Code: LK001
  • Dates: 07/11/24 - 05/12/24
  • Time: 18:15 - 19:45
  • Taught: Thu, Evening
  • Duration: 5 sessions (over 5 weeks)
  • Location: Online
  • Tutor: Florendia Yiannoullou

Course Code: LK001

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Thu, eve, 07 Nov - 05 Dec '24

Duration: 5 sessions (over 5 weeks)

Please note: We offer a wide variety of financial support to make courses affordable. Just visit our online Help Centre for more information on a range of topics including fees, online learning and FAQs.

What is the course about?

The course aims to help students to acquire a foundational understanding of the Modern Greek language, and to begin communicating in a few practical situations.
Please note this course will focus on oral communication rather than writing.

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?

Topics include greetings, personal information, ordering food and drink.

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

- greet people
- introduce yourself and others
- order food and drink
- use numbers in context
- confidently pronounce basic vocabulary.

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

This course is for complete beginners.

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 audio-visual techniques when appropriate
Please note that students are expected to participate in oral classroom activities and to do homework as and when required.

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

Based on the tutor's own material.

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

Learners can progress onto an Modern Greek beginners module 1 course where they will build on their basic Modern Greek skills.

Florendia Yiannoullou

I have been a Greek and English as a Second Language teacher, GCSE and A level examiner for many years. I enjoy nothing more than seeing my students find the confidence to communicate using a new language and to learn in an informal, interactive and fun environment.

Please note: We reserve the right to change our tutors from those advertised. This happens rarely, but if it does, we are unable to refund fees due to this. Our tutors may have different teaching styles; however we guarantee a consistent quality of teaching in all our courses.