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Languages for senior citizens (55+)

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Languages for senior citizens (55+)

The foreign language courses for senior citizens are designed for people who intend to learn a foreign language just for personal gratification, that is, without any professional or academic aspiration, to round off their personal education in a situation where they can share interests and life experiences.

Classes are run starting from specific topics and situations. The emphasis is placed on boosting comprehension and expression habilities, without neglecting vocabulary building, expression learning and the use of grammar. The classroom atmosphere is open-minded and participative.  

Objectives

  • To establish solid foundations for the language.
  • To consolidate and expand the vocabulary related to the topics covered in class.
  • To gain fluency, accuracy and easiness in the oral expression.
  • To improve pronunciation.

Enrollment and fees

Fees for each term

225€ → Former foreign language students and students enrolled in the University's programme for Senior Citizens in 2018-19.

260€ → Students from outside the University community

Enrolment: 7 - 21 January 2019

Fill out enrollment form HERE

Conditions to create a class group

The creation of class groups depends on the number of students enrolled on each of them. A minimum of 8 students with the same level is needed.

Cancellation and refund policy