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Gaelic - Beginner - TOL37811

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Next term start date

23 Sep 2019

Organisation

Adult Education Programme

Activity ref no: TOL37811

Disabled access

This term is fully booked

From Wednesday 7 August 2019: Book online anytime, or: Telephone: or visit in person, between 10.00am and 4.00pm: Craigroyston Community High: (0131) 477 7801 (am only Tue to Fri); Drummond Community High: (0131) 556 2651 (not Friday pm); Leith Academy: (0131) 553 2810 (Telephone only); South Bridge Resource Centre; (0131) 469 3005; or Wester Hailes Education Centre: (0131) 621 8316 (not Friday pm). If a centre is busy, please try calling another.

  • Tollcross Community Centre
    117 Fountainbridge,
    Edinburgh
  • Adult Education Programme
  • 16+, Adult, 60+
  • £75.00 for term
  • Monday 14:00

Activity description

NB: Due to access issues at Tollcross Community Centre, this course will now be held at Cameron House Community Education Centre for the first few weeks. Note; There will be no session on 28th October a catch up session will be held on 9th December. 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

This term is now full

  • Date term started:23 Sep 2019 (starts in 1 days)
  • Duration:10 lessons - 10 lessons remaining
  • Places:16
  • Crèche available:No

Price type

  • Standard price
    £75.00
  • Concession
    £37.50
    • 16 or 17 years old
    • 60+, retired, and not in employment.
    • Disability Living Allowance (DLA), PIP or Carer's Allowance
    • Full time student.
  • Reduced
    £15.00
    • Council Tax Reduction Scheme (NB: Not single person/occupancy discount)
    • Employment Support Allowance
    • Housing Benefit
    • Incapacity Benefit
    • Income Based Jobseekers Allowance
    • Income Support
    • NASS Support
    • Pension Credit
    • Universal Credit
    • Working Tax Credit

Remaining dates and times (10 lessons)

Date Day Time
23 Sep 2019 Monday 02:00 pm - 04:00 pm
30 Sep 2019 Monday 02:00 pm - 04:00 pm
07 Oct 2019 Monday 02:00 pm - 04:00 pm
21 Oct 2019 Monday 02:00 pm - 04:00 pm
04 Nov 2019 Monday 02:00 pm - 04:00 pm
11 Nov 2019 Monday 02:00 pm - 04:00 pm
18 Nov 2019 Monday 02:00 pm - 04:00 pm
25 Nov 2019 Monday 02:00 pm - 04:00 pm
02 Dec 2019 Monday 02:00 pm - 04:00 pm
09 Dec 2019 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:

Disabled access

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

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