Greek language and culture courses in Greece.
Beginner – intermediate- advanced level
Special course of Greek Language, literature & History
Special course of Ancient Greek
The Alexandria Institute organises this year intensive Greek language courses in Athens, Andros island, Paros island, Lesvos island, Chios island, Methoni, as well as on-line lessons via Skype and private lessons in Athens. For further information about on-line (via Skype) lessons click here.
The intensive Greek Language & Culture Programs are designed for students who want to make rapid progress in Greek language and deepen their knowledge of Greece and its culture. They offer an intensive language course for beginner, intermediate and advanced level. Each two week course is 40 hours, divided into 10 days, and includes grammar, reading, speaking, and writing. It also provides an insight into Greek culture and civilization. Those not having the possibility to stay for 2 weeks in Greece can choose a 1 week course. Special courses of Modern Greek Literature and Culture and of Ancient Greek are offered on request.
Our Greek teachers are qualified, specialized and experienced in teaching Greek as a foreign / second language. Moreover the courses are combined with lectures, outdoor activities and various tours helping students become more familiar with contemporary Greek culture. The following tables list the dates and prices of our scheduled intensive courses for this year.
ATHENS COURSES 2019
|FROM||TO||TYPE OF COURSE||TWO WEEKS||ONE WEEK|
|Mon 21 Jan||Fri 01 Feb||All levels & types of courses||490 Euro||350 Euro|
|Mon 18 Feb||Fri 01 Mar||All levels & types of courses||490 Euro||350 Euro|
|Mon 18 Mar||Fri 29 Mar||All levels & types of courses||490 Euro||350 Euro|
|Mon 08 Apr||Fri 19 Apr||All levels & types of courses||490 Euro||350 Euro|
|Mon 20 May||Fri 31 May||All levels & types of courses||490 Euro||350 Euro|
|Mon 16 Sep||Fri 27 Sep||All levels & types of courses||490 Euro||350 Euro|
|Mon 21 Oct||Fri 01 Nov||All levels & types of courses||490 Euro||350 Euro|
|Mon 18 Nov||Fri 29 Nov||All levels & types of courses||490 Euro||350 Euro|
|Thu 27 Dec 2019||Sat 05 Jan 2020||All levels & types of courses||490 Euro||350 Euro|
It’s up to the students to organise their accommodation in Athens. The students have a wide variety of hotels and B&B to choose from: Here is a list of hotels in the centre of Athens. And here a list of apartments and rooms very close to our school in Nea Ionia.
TWO WEEK SUMMER COURSES 2019
|LOCATION||FROM||TO||TYPE OF COURSE||COMPLETE PACKAGE||EXTRA FOR SINGLE ROOM||EXTRA FOR DOUBLE ROOM||ONLY TUITION|
|CHIOS Easter||Sun 21 Apr||Sat 04 May||All levels & type of courses||890 Euro||220 Euro||250 Euro||590 Euro|
|ANDROS||Sun 16 Jun||Sat 29 Jun||All levels & type of courses||690 Euro|
|PAROS 1st period||Sun 30 Jun||Sat 13 Jul||All levels & type of courses||890 Euro||250 Euro||330 Euro||590 Euro|
|PAROS 2nd period||Sun 14 Jul||Sat 27 Jul||All levels & type of courses||890 Euro||250 Euro||330 Euro||590 Euro|
|METHONI||Sun 04 Aug||Sat 17 Aug||All levels & type of courses||990 Euro||250 Euro||330 Euro||590 Euro|
|LESVOS||Sun 18 Aug||Sat 31 Aug||All levels & type of courses||590 Euro|
|CHIOS 1st period||Sun 01 Sep||Sat 14 Sep||All levels & type of courses||890 Euro||220 Euro||250 Euro||590 Euro|
|CHIOS 2nd period||Sun 15 Sep||Sat 28 Sep||All levels & type of courses||890 Euro||220 Euro||250 Euro||590 Euro|
TWO WEEK COURSE COMPLETE PACKAGE includes:
• The course: 40 hours of lessons divided into 10 days with native teachers with experience in teaching Greek as a second/foreign language. That is 5 + 5 days of lessons with a break of 2 days dedicated to excursions and various cultural activities (optional).
• All teaching material (books, photocopies, CD).
• Accommodation for 13 nights in a double room shared with another student.
• A dinner at the end of the course in a typical Greek tavern.
NOTE: Our school offers to students with a lower budget the opportunity to share a double room with another student. However, it is not always possible to find a roommate. In that case it will be necessary to pay the extra fee for the single room.
EXTRAS FEE (For TWO WEEK courses)
If you wish to have your own room there is a supplementary charge. The surcharge varies according to the period. There is also an extra fee if you wish to share a double room with a friend or a relative who doesn’t want to attend the courses.
ONE WEEK SUMMER COURSES 2019
|LOCATION||FROM||TO||TYPE OF COURSE||COMPLETE PACKAGE||ONLY TUITION|
|CHIOS Easter||Sun 21 Apr||Sun 28 Apr||All levels & type of courses||690 Euro||390 Euro|
|ANDROS||Sun 16 Jun||Sun 23 Jun||All levels & type of courses||490 Euro|
|PAROS 1st period||Sun 30 Jun||Sun 07 Jul||All levels & type of courses||690 Euro||390 Euro|
|PAROS 2nd period||Sun 14 Jul||Sun 21 Jul||All levels & type of courses||690 Euro||390 Euro|
|METHONI||Sun 04 Aug||Sun 11 Aug||All levels & type of courses||830 Euro||390 Euro|
|LESVOS||Sun 18 Aug||Sun 25 Aug||All levels & type of courses||390 Euro|
|CHIOS 1st period||Sun 01 Sep||Sun 08 Sep||All levels & type of courses||690 Euro||390 Euro|
|CHIOS 2nd period||Sun 15 Sep||Sun 22 Sep||All levels & type of courses||690 Euro||390 Euro|
ONE WEEK COURSE
Those not having the possibility to stay for 2 weeks in Greece can choose a 1 WEEK COURSE, being the first week of every 2-week intensive course (day 1 till day 7, check in Sunday, check out Sunday).
THE ONE WEEK COMPLETE PACKAGES include:
• The course: 20 hours of lessons divided into 5 days with native teachers with experience in teaching Greek as a second language. After the 5 days of tuition there is one free day dedicated to various cultural activities and excursions (optional).
• All teaching material (books, photocopies, CD).
• Accommodation for 7 nights in a single room.
For students who desire to attend the course without the accommodation the fee for the TWO WEEK COURSE is 550 EURO and for the ONE WEEK COURSE is 350 EURO. The fee for the TWO WEEK COURSE in ANDROS is 650 and for the ONE WEEK COURSE is 450 EURO. The fee for the TWO WEEK COURSE in ATHENS is 490 and for the ONE WEEK COURSE is 350 EURO.
ENROLMENT REQUIREMENTS & CLASSES
A minimum number of 4 participants per level and a maximum of 8 students per class is required. However, it is up to the Institute whether to run courses with a fewer number of students. If a class (level) has less than 4 students, the teaching hours will be reduced to 3 hours per day if there are 3 or 2 students, or to 2 hours per day (private lessons) if there is 1 student for the same course fee. Classes usually are taking place from 09:00 to 13:00 from Monday to Friday. It is up to the Alexandria Institute to make changes in the schedule or the location of the lessons if necessary.
For friends or for couples who wish to attend the TWO WEEK COURSE there is a discount of 10% in the tuition fee. For students who wish to attend TWO PERIODS (ONE MONTH COURSE) there is a discount of 10% in the tuition fee. Group enrolments (3 or more participants) of the same level have a discount of 15%. Returning students have also a discount of 10% in the tuition fee.
Bank transfer to Alexandria Institute (Athens). Please contact us for bank details at firstname.lastname@example.org or +30 6972 526 788
Deadline for registration and payment TWO MONTHS before the beginning of the lessons. For the Athens course the deadline is ONE MONTH before the beginning of the course.