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Gaelic - Beginner - TOL42111X

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Next term start date

24 Sep 2018

Organisation

Adult Education Programme

Activity ref no: TOL42111X

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  • Tollcross Community Centre
    117 Fountainbridge,
    Edinburgh
  • Adult Education Programme
  • 16+, Adult, 60+
  • £60.00 for term
  • Monday 14:00

Activity description

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: The course is for complete beginners or those who have perhaps learned a phrase or two. WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT TO LEARN: By the end of the course students will be able to: - recognise and use basic Gaelic vocabulary; - use correct pronunciation; - conduct simple conversations in Gaelic using useful common phrases; and - read short simple texts. HOW THE COURSE WILL BE TAUGHT: A series of structured lessons will be followed. Key phrases and vocabulary are thoroughly drilled at each stage. Exercises at each stage see students working in pairs to maximise conversation opportunity. Games, a song or two, and a couple of poems are introduced as appropriate. MATERIALS REQUIRED BY STUDENT; APPROX/ADDITIONAL COSTS: Handouts for each stage are issued free. A suitable text book and dictionary (which should not cost more than £12 second hand) will be discussed at the first session of the course.

Term information

  • Date term started:24 Sep 2018 (starts in 64 days)
  • Duration:10 lessons - 10 lessons remaining
  • Places:16
  • Cost:£60.00 for term
  • Crèche available:No

Remaining dates and times (10 lessons)

Date Day Time
24 Sep 2018 Monday 02:00 pm - 04:00 pm
01 Oct 2018 Monday 02:00 pm - 04:00 pm
08 Oct 2018 Monday 02:00 pm - 04:00 pm
22 Oct 2018 Monday 02:00 pm - 04:00 pm
29 Oct 2018 Monday 02:00 pm - 04:00 pm
05 Nov 2018 Monday 02:00 pm - 04:00 pm
12 Nov 2018 Monday 02:00 pm - 04:00 pm
19 Nov 2018 Monday 02:00 pm - 04:00 pm
26 Nov 2018 Monday 02:00 pm - 04:00 pm
03 Dec 2018 Monday 02:00 pm - 04:00 pm

Venue details

Tollcross Community Centre

117 Fountainbridge
Edinburgh
EH3 9QG
Tel: 0131 221 5800
Email: cld-tollcross@ea.edin.sch.uk
Website:

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Bus Routes: Lothian 1, 2, 10, 11, 15, 16, 24, 34, 35, 36, 47

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