Beginner English A1.1

  • Start

    2018-07-29

  • price

    420 eur

  • Credit

    3 ECTS

  • time

    2 weeks

  • Language

    English

Field of study Languages
Duration 2 weeks (60 academic hours of class-work, 10 academic hours of self-study, 10 academic hours of language use in socio-cultural contexts)
Application deadline June 1st
Dates 29 July 2018 – 11 August, 2018
Contact person Almantė Meškauskienė (almante.meskauskiene@vdu.lt)
Maximum number of students 14
Target Group Exchange students, anybody willing to learn English at the beginner level.
Entry requirements Age 18+, there are no competence-relevant prerequisites for entering the course.
Short description The aim of this course is to enable students to communicate in English in everyday situations and to provide them with the relevant level of the English grammar. The course develops learners’ reading, writing, speaking and listening skills. The form of studies includes lectures, self-study tasks and work in computer assisted language learning lab and virtual environment (video and audio input, interactive tests and exercises). Participants are also introduced to Lithuanian culture and contemporary lifestyle along with developing intercultural communication skills.
Aim To develop communicative competence of English including linguistic, pragmatic and sociolinguistic components through listening and reading comprehension as well as speaking and writing at the beginner level (A1.1).
Learning outcomes By the end of the course students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate control of grammatical accuracy, linguistic forms and lexical structures at the A 1.1 level
  • Understand short sentences and frequently-used expressions related to areas of most immediate relevance
  • Communicate in simple sentences; present the basic information about themselves and their family
  • Use a sufficient range of vocabulary to express oneself in most general topics related to food, people and nationalities
  • Understand short, simple texts containing high frequency vocabulary and shared international expressions
  • Write a simple paragraph about personal facts
  • Understand major cross-cultural differences
Programme Structure Topics:

  • Greeting
  • Numbers
  • Jobs
  • Everyday situations
  • Family
Fee EARLY BIRD: 420 EUR

FROM MAY 1st: 470 EUR