COURSE GREEK Advanced Michaelmas, Hilary & Trinity Terms Entry Level CERF: B1 Tutor Kostas Skordyles Course Content Learning outcomes Course book Advanced grammar skills Idioms & fixed expressions Register varieties Advanced reading and listening skills Expressing opinions and debating Reading of simple literary texts Extensive role play Essay writing Making oral presentations The course will be designed according to the student’s needs and preferences. The aim is to encourage students to use advanced vocabulary in a variety of situations and to actively respond to sophisticated oral and written material. Communicate in Greek, 3. Communicate in Greek, 3 – Exercise book Listening: Άκου να δεις, 2 and 3 Material provided by the tutor. By the end of the year, regularly participating students are expected to have reached Common European Framework Level B2, i.e.: Can understand the main ideas of complex text on both concrete and abstract topics, including technical discussions in his/her field of specialisation. Can interact with a degree of fluency and spontaneity that makes regular interaction with native speakers quite possible without strain for either party. Can produce clear, detailed text on a wide range of subjects and explain a viewpoint on a topical issue giving the advantages and disadvantages of various options. Students should also be able to sit the exam for the Certificate of Attainment in Greek (Πιστοποιητικό Ελληνομάθειας), Level B2, acknowledged by the European Council and awarded by the Greek State.