Course Summary

Greek Elementary 2 is an 18-hour course designed for beginners who wish to learn to speak, read and understand basic Greek used in everyday situations. It offers an insight into Greek culture. The content is presented in an accessible, friendly and inclusive manner and opportunities are provided throughout class for students to communicate in Modern Greek.

Course Sessions

Monday, 22nd July - 9 classes


Session ID DLV77004C
22 Jul - 16 Sep 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location CAE
Session Fees
$349 / $332 (conc)
Teacher
Christopher Atlas

Tuesday, 15th October - 9 classes


Session ID DLV77006C
15 Oct - 17 Dec 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location CAE
Session Fees
$349 / $332 (conc)
Teacher
Christopher Atlas

No class on Nov.5, 2019

Communication topics:

  • Exchanging personal information like language, nationality, family and age.
  • Asking what something means.
  • Buying items, money and prices.
  • Expressing likes and dislikes.
  • Numbers and counting.

Grammar topics:

  • Present tense verbs: in –άω like μιλάω (to speak).
  • Demonstrative and interrogative pronouns.
  • Adjectives.
  • Some conjunctions and prepositions.
  • An introduction to the Greek case system.
  • Uses of the nominative and accusative cases.

On completion of the course students will be able to:

  • Confidently share interesting personal information about themselves and ask similar information of other people in both formal and informal settings.
  • Communicate with confidence when expressing likes and dislikes and buying things.
  • Understand the Greek case system and decline simple nouns, adjectives and pronouns.

IF YOU HAVE NOT COMPLETED THE PREVIOUS LEVEL AT CAE, YOU NEED TO CONTACT CAE FOR A SKILL ASSESSMENT PRIOR TO ENROLLING.

N.B. CAE withdrawal policy does not allow for refund or transfer once the course has started in the event that the level of the class is not suitable.

 

  • Pen
  • Paper
  • Textbook: Communicate in Greek for Beginners (Textbook and CD).  ISBN — 13: 9789607914385.
  • Workbook: Communicate in Greek for Beginners (Workbook 1). ISBN — 13: 9789607914392.

Available from:

LANGUAGE INTERNATIONAL, 15 Station Street, Kew East Vic 3102 ph: 9857 0030

Available with companion website access from Georgetown University Press. Companion website access can be purchased by itself.

***Cancellations or postponements are notified 48 hours before class commencement. Please consider this before purchasing class materials***

The course is intended for people who want to continue their learning of Greek past an introductory level, building directly on Elementary 1.

Last updated: August 22, 2019 05:01pm