English Conversation with an Irish Twist

Plats Lund

Do you want to feel more confident when speaking English? Get ready for an immersive journey into advanced conversational English with a touch of Irish charm. Welcome to Folkuniversitetet in Lund!

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Who is this course for?

This course is for students who are already at B2/C1 level but feel they need to improve their speaking skills and confidence. If you are unsure of your level, please try our online language level test.

Course Objectives:

Understanding Irish History and Culture:
● Explore Ireland's rich history and cultural heritage.
● Discuss the global influence of Irish historical events.
Irish Folklore and Traditions:
● Dive into Irish mythology and folktales.
● Learn about traditional Irish festivals and engage in role-play activities.
Irish Music and Dance:
● Discover the world of traditional Irish music.
● Practise and watch basic Irish dance steps (video examples).
Irish history:
● Explore the historical reasons for Irish migration.
● Discuss the impact of Irish communities around the world.
Irish Contributions to Science and Technology:
● Learn about influential Irish scientists, inventors, and technologists.
● Discuss and present group findings in English.
Irish Contemporary Literature:
● Explore the works of contemporary Irish authors.
● Participate in a book club activity and discuss literature in English.
Irish Politics and Society

Course structure

 ● Each class consists of two sessions, with a 5-minute introduction at the
beginning.
● Interactive activities, discussions, and language exercises are integrated into
every session.

Course materials

● Provided readings, audio clips, and video resources for each class.
● Group projects and language exchange activities for practical application.

Are you looking for another kind of course? Please get in touch as we can  develop tailor-made solutions to suit everyone.

you can reach us on:
046-19 77 00
kurser.syd@folkuniversitetet.se

Kursledare

George Dolan

Hello! I'm George Dolan, an IT instructor with extensive experience and I hold a HD degree in economics from Copenhagen Business School.

Originally from Dublin, Ireland, I've called south Sweden home after living in Copenhagen since 1992. I'm passionate about helping IT professionals excel in their career.

Besides my IT background and economics education, I also offer various English courses. Join me on this educational journey to enhance your communication skills.

George Dolan undervisar på Folkuniversitetet

Har du frågor?

Kontakta Folkuniversitetet i Lund

kundservice.syd@folkuniversitetet.se

Kursperiod
12 sep 2024 - 14 nov 2024
Torsdag
Antal tillfällen
10
Första tillfället
tor 12 sep 2024 kl 15:30-17:00
  • tor 19 sep 2024 kl 15:30 - 17:00
  • tor 26 sep 2024 kl 15:30 - 17:00
  • tor 3 okt 2024 kl 15:30 - 17:00
  • tor 10 okt 2024 kl 15:30 - 17:00
  • tor 17 okt 2024 kl 15:30 - 17:00
  • tor 24 okt 2024 kl 15:30 - 17:00
  • tor 31 okt 2024 kl 15:30 - 17:00
  • tor 7 nov 2024 kl 15:30 - 17:00
  • tor 14 nov 2024 kl 15:30 - 17:00
Studietimmar
20
Kurs-ID
406944
Pris
2195 kr