Course Information


OCN NI Entry Level Award in Irish (Entry 3)

Open College Network Northern Ireland
Sessions

Below are the sessions that are available for this course.

Part-Time
Campus: Dungannon
Week Starting: 20 September 2021
Day: Monday
Time: 19:00–21:00
Duration: 1 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 30
Hours per Week: 2
Total Hours: 60
Fee: 125
Reduced Fee: £80.00
Places Available: 16
Course Coordinator: Kathryn.Mccaul@swc.ac.uk

Part-Time
Campus: Omagh
Week Starting: 24 January 2022
Day: Monday
Time: 19:00–21:00
Duration: 1 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 30
Hours per Week: 2
Total Hours: 60
Fee: 131
Reduced Fee: £83.00
Places Available: 16
Course Coordinator: Vanessa.Cobane@swc.ac.uk

Description

Step 1

  • The Beginner class will take place from September until January and concentrates on Speaking/Listening. Students will achieve the OCNNI Entry 3 Award in Speaking/Listening.
  • Step 2
  • Students should have completed Step 1 or be at the same level. The improver class will take place from February until June and concentrates on Reading/Writing while further practice on speaking/Listening also takes place. Students will achieve the OCNNI Entry 3 Award in Reading/Writing.
  • Additional Information

    This qualification is practical and encourages students to learn skills needed to enjoy holidays in the country of the target language. You learn the appropriate vocabulary, pronunciation and intonation at each of the levels, as well as some grammar. Topics that are covered are:

  • Greetings;
  • Home and Family;
  • House/ Area where you live;
  • Shopping;
  • Food and Drink;
  • Asking and Giving Directions;
  • Work;
  • Weather and Time;
  • Accommodation.
  • Progression Opportunities

    Students can progress to the Pre-Intermediate class OCNNI Level 1 Award, which runs for the whole academic year.

    Entry Requirements

    There are no entry requirements for this course.