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Greek All Skills Starter Course

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Greek All Skills Starter Course, 16 September to 18 November 2017, Saturday, 9am to 12pm The Greek language has a long and rich history stretching all the way from the thirteenth century B.C. to the present. The origination of English medical terms has been derived from Greek. Our Greek lessons at Pomegranate are designed for students who want to make rapid progress in their Ancient Greek language & deepen their knowledge of Greece and its culture.


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Basic level is composed of Starter, A1.1, A1.2, A2.1 and A2.2 levels.
While starting your learning journey with Pomegranate you will receive a placement test which will determinate your language skills and your level.

By the end of the Basic Level you will be able to:

  • Introduce yourself and others
  • Day to day conversation
  • Talk about yourself, your family, friends and others
  • Ask and answer questions
  • Compose and comprehend messages involving prices, time, date and location
  • Speak about various topics such as family, food, shopping, employment & location
  • Communicate routine tasks requiring a direct exchange of information on familiar and routine matters
  • Understand and reply to most frequently used expressions related to various areas of life

You will cover:

  • Present, future, past tenses
  • Pronouns
  • Question words
  • Structures of sentences
  • Possessives
  • Adjectives
  • Adverbs
  • How to negate
  • Articles
  • Prepositions
  • Imperative
  • Time indicators
  • Comparison

How long is the course?

  • Each sub-level is of 30 hours in group, 22 hours in semi-private and 20 hours in private setting

Teaching and Learning Methods :

  • Introduction of selected grammar points.
  • The lessons are based on realistic conversations and task-based listening sections.
  • Students develop reading fluency, accuracy, and comprehension by reading passages from a variety of sources such as newspapers, magazines, books, and websites.
  • Students participate in a variety of activities during this class, including lectures, in-class exercises, weekly homework and quizzes, and group/pair work.
  • Students are expected to complete weekly homework and quizzes.

Independent level is composed of B1.1, B1.2, B1.3, B1.4, B2.1, B2.2 and B2.3 levels.
While starting your learning journey with Pomegranate you will receive a placement test which will determine your language skills and your level.

By the end of the Independent Level you will be able to:

  • Converse independently on different topics (work, school, leisure, travel, technical discussions, specializations etc.)
  • Can deal with situations likely to arise whilst traveling
  • Produce clear, detailed text on a wide range of subjects
  • Describe experience and events, dreams, feelings, ambitions etc.
  • Can understand complex texts or conversations on concrete or abstract topics
  • Can interact spontaneously with native speakers without strain on either party
  • Give a viewpoint on a topical issue giving the advantages and disadvantages of various options

You will cover:

  • Which expressions
  • Expressions of a goal
  • Time markers
  • Expression of necessity
  • Structures to express consequences
  • Direct and indirect speech
  • Future and past tense
  • Passive and active voice
  • Expression of time, duration
  • Subjunctive tense
  • Conditional tense

How long is the course?

  • Each sub-level is of 30 hours in group, 22 hours in semi-private and 20 hours in private setting

Teaching and Learning Methods :

  • Introduction of selected grammar points.
  • The lessons are based on realistic conversations and task-based listening sections.
  • Students develop reading fluency, accuracy, and comprehension by reading passages from a variety of sources such as newspapers, magazines, books, and websites.
  • Students participate in a variety of activities during this class, including lectures, in-class exercises, weekly homework and quizzes, and group/pair work.
  • Students are expected to complete weekly homework and quizzes.

Proficient level is composed of C1.1, C1.2, C1.3 and C2 levels.
While starting your learning journey with Pomegranate you will receive a placement test which will determinate your language skills and your level.

By the end of the Proficient Level you will be able to:

  • Understand with ease everything heard or read
  • Recognize implicit meanings
  • Express yourself fluently, proficiently and spontaneously
  • Use the language flexibly and effectively for social, professional and academic purposes
  • Summarize information from different spoken and written sources

You will revise:

  • All grammar points taken during the previous levels

To support your learning experience, you will be using:

  • Articles
  • Newspapers
  • News
  • Podcasts
  • Books
  • Research papers
  • Videos
  • Etc…

How long is the course?

  • Each sub-level is of 30 hours in group, 22 hours in semi-private and 20 hours in private setting

Teaching and Learning Methods :

  • Introduction of selected grammatical points.
  • The lessons are based on realistic conversations and task-based listening sections.
  • Students develop reading fluency, accuracy, and comprehension by reading passages from a variety of sources such as newspapers, magazines, books, and websites.
  • Students participate in a variety of activities during this class, including lectures, in-class exercises, weekly homework and quizzes, and group/pair work.
  • Students are expected to complete weekly homework and quizzes.

 

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