Learn Greek at Ikarian Centre
This year we offer a fee deduction in the Greek language courses for Turkish citizens who would like to attend one or more of the following 11 day Greek language courses: May 20-30 (10 lessons in 11 days) June 17-27 (10 lessons in 11 days) July 11-21 (10 lessons in 11 days) August 17-27 (10 lesson in 11 days) ... Read More
Combine Greek language lessons in Greece with participation in the olive harvest. | Συνδυάστε μαθήματα ελληνικών με συμμετοχή στο μάζεμα της ελιάς ... Read More
I spent two weeks in Ikaria having had the program recommended to me by a colleague. I'm a professor of ancient Greek and so know something both about learning and teaching languages: I thought the course was fantastic. The teaching style was dynamic and thorough. The teachers demanded a lot, but it never felt like too much and this they did always with patience and good humour. Their teaching style was enviable (to me as a teacher of languages) and their commitment to our learning was total. Before attending the course, I had no knowledge of Modern Greek beyond three hours of Pimsleur audio files (which by the way are excellent). In two weeks, we managed to cover almost all aspects of Greek syntax, and were given ample opportunity to practice speaking and writing through interactive exercises that were well conceived and really fun. I spoke a lot, wrote a ... Read More
I have been studying modern greek for almost 4 years at the Hellenic centre in London- www.helleniccentre.org/greekcourses.htm. I enjoyed this so much, I wanted to advance my greek by doing a more intensive course in Greece for two weeks- at the same time getting away from it all on what was reputed to be a left wing, slow-to-respond island. The Ikarian Centre was great. In a most beautiful location with extraordinary tranquility, but at the same time lots of daily excitement from negotiating the narrow, dirt, switchback roads to and from the Centre, along the mountain, meeting a few goats or a local farmer who had decided to have a chat to his neighbour in the middle of the road. Fortunately one of our group volunteered to drive for our daily outings- thanks so much to the fab. Tim. The local taverna- I Plaka- became a favourite though other tavernas ... Read More
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Greek language courses for archaeologists and classicists on the island of Ikaria. May-June 2017| Μαθήματα ελληνικών για αρχαιολόγους και κλασικιστές ...
Greek lessons for children and teenagers in Ikaria, Greece 1-9 July 2017 A ten-day class can be organized at any ...