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Polish Lower Intermediate Stage 1

Course information sheet

Fees: Standard £ 122 Conc £45 Full £271 * Enrol online for standard fee payers only

Day Time Weeks Centre Start End Code Enroll
Monday 19:00 - 21:00 11 PSK 17/09/2018 10/12/2018 LP1050

What will the course cover?

"Topics include: everyday activities: home life, health, food. Personal/social life, self/family & friends. Grammatical structures are explained and practised. "

Who is the course for?

For those who would like to build on their basic knowledge of Polish, who have studied for about 60 hours or have equivalent knowledge. Please come and try the class before enrolling (provided there is space) to check your level, if you aren't sure.

What skills, knowledge or experience do I need to start this course?

Basic knowledge of spoken (and written) Polish - to be fairly confident in talking about home/domestic life and daily routine. Express likes and dislikes. Book accommodation/make arrangements. See Course Information Sheets for first year Polish for full details.

What should I be able to do by the end of the course?

• Introduce yourself and say what you like to do in your spare time • Say what you do on a daily basis • Shop for food • Say what you like and dislike • Order a meal and drinks in a restaurant or a bar • Say what you did on holiday • Ask for help in an emergency (illness, losing things while on holiday) "

How is the course organised?

Conversation through discussion and role-play. Listening and reading exercises, grammar and vocabulary taught through topics.

What extra study or practice is expected outside of the class?

20 minutes homework for further study/revision daily, reviewing & practising the previous lesson; sentences and words to learn by heart; homework set by the tutor. Try & listen to a tape, get material from internet, watch a video - anything to extend your Polish! Find a Polish speaker to practise with, if you can.

How will my progress be assessed?

Every lesson you are given different tasks so that progress can be assessed. Record of your work will be kept in your Individual Learning Plan to help record the steps taken towards achieving your goals.

What can I expect to go on to after this course?

Polish Lower-intermediate Stage 2

Are there any other costs and what do I need to bring?

Course book : your tutor will advise about this and about other published materials (eg dictionaries). Ringbinder(s), A4 loose leaf paper. Notebook. Vocabulary book. Accreditation fee.

What support is available?

"Help with literacy or numeracy is available through the basic education programme and the ESOL programme offers help for speakers of other languages. Additional support can be provided for students with learning difficulties and/or disabilities. Details are available from the guide and from teaching or reception staff.