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Gaelic - Beginner - BHS37853

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Next term start date

25 Sep 2019

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Adult Education Programme

Activity ref no: BHS37853

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This term is fully booked

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  • Broughton High School
    Carrington Road,
    Edinburgh
  • Adult Education Programme
  • 16+, Adult, 60+
  • £75.00 for term
  • Wednesday 19:00

Activity description

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: None. GENERAL AIM OF THE COURSE: The course is designed to give students basic Gaelic vocabulary and touches on grammatical structure to enable simple conversation. This course is an interactive and enjoyable way of learning a new language, with emphasis on the spoken word. WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT TO LEARN: By the end of the course, students will be able to: - recognise and use basic Gaelic vocabulary; - conduct simple conversations in Gaelic using useful phrases; - read simple text; and - use correct pronunciation. GENERAL APPROACH TO THE COURSE: Key phrases and vocabulary thoroughly drilled at each stage. Exercises and role play used to encourage student to student/student to tutor dialogue. Games, a song or two and a simple poem introduced. Audio and video material available to reinforce class work. MATERIALS REQUIRED BY STUDENTS: Handouts will be supplied free. A suitable text/reference book (which should not cost more than approximately £10) will be discussed at the first session of the class.

Term information

This term is now full

  • Date term started:25 Sep 2019 (starts in 7 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
25 Sep 2019 Wednesday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
02 Oct 2019 Wednesday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
09 Oct 2019 Wednesday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
23 Oct 2019 Wednesday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
30 Oct 2019 Wednesday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
06 Nov 2019 Wednesday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
13 Nov 2019 Wednesday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
20 Nov 2019 Wednesday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
27 Nov 2019 Wednesday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
04 Dec 2019 Wednesday 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm

Venue details

Broughton High School

Carrington Road
Edinburgh
EH4 1EG
Tel: 0131 556 7978
Email: adult.education@edinburgh.gov.uk
Website:

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