Join an evening class and learn to speak East or West variants of Armenian, find out more about the Armenian culture and make new friends.
West Armenian – Beginner Wednesday, 14 September 2016, 6:30 pm
West Armenian – Intermediate Monday, 12 September 2016, 6:30 pm
West Armenian – Advanced Monday, 12 September 2016, 8:00 pm
East Armenian – Beginner Tuesday, 20 September 2016, 8:00 pm
East Armenian – Intermediate Tuesday, 20 September 2016, 6:30 pm
Each term (Autumn, Winter, Spring) runs for ten weeks and will emphasise conversational skills alongside reading and writing simple texts with each session lasting 90 minutes. Each course will be offered subject to a minimum of four students registering per term.
From the Beginners' level, we recommend a minimum of 4 terms to acquire a basic working knowledge of the language and be able to communicate efficiently in an Armenian environment. If you are not sure about your level, please come to the class you believe is closest to your ability and you and the teacher will discuss and decide together.
Introduction to the Armenian alphabet and essentials of modern East or West Armenian grammar. Students will be provided with basic conversational skills.
Students will improve and expand their vocabulary and will be encouraged to participate in conversations on a range of selected topics.
The course consists of listening and reading exercises followed by in-class discussions involving specialised vocabulary on a wide range of current affairs and literary topics.
A bespoke syllabus can be tailored to suit your needs, whether you are learning Armenian for pleasure, travel or work. The timetable (dates and times) for one-to-one tuition is more flexible and can be rescheduled provided notice is given 24 hours in advance.
FEES AND LOCATION
Courses cost £150 per 10-week term. Fees may be paid by bank transfer, cheque or through PayPal on registration or in the second week of the course the latest. To register please contact the Armenian Institute to obtain a registration form. Please contact us for more information.
Classes take place in the Armenian Institute Library, Iverna Gardens, W8 6TP (Tube: High Street Kensington)