English Language Acquisition 1 /ELA 1 - Beginner's LevelCredit gained: no credit
Placement based on score on the ACS Placement Test
ELA 1 is a beginner's level course for students who have no or very little knowledge of the English language. This course focuses on introducing everyday expressions and basic phrases intended for beginner level students of English. Content includes understanding and applying frequently used expressions, communicating in simple words and phrases, and interacting efficiently and purposefully using relevant information. Language development is combined with vocabulary building and fundamental grammar concepts including the introduction and application of basic grammar tenses in speaking and writing. Grammar is consolidated in combination with fiction and non-fiction reading comprehension, as well as writing. Emphasis is placed on all four domains, reading, speaking, listening and writing. The course prepares students with skills corresponding to the A1-A2 level of CEFR.
Course Start/End Date:
Fall 2023: Starting week of October 2nd, 2023 to week of November 20th, 2023
Winter 2024: Starting week of Feb 12th , 2024 to week of April 1st, 2024
Spring 2024: Starting week of April 8th 2024 to week of June 3rd, 2024
Fellow/Online Instructor: Chiskaki, Martha
Cost: 300 Euros
Minimum Enrollment: 5 Students
If enrollment in a course fails to reach the minimum number of participants required for the class to run, the class will be cancelled and tuition will be reimbursed.