Course Information


OCN NI Level 1 Award in Modern Languages - Irish

Open College Network Northern Ireland
Sessions

Below are the sessions that are available for this course.

Part-Time
Campus: Dungannon
Week Starting: 13 September 2021
Day: Monday
Time: 18:45–21:00
Duration: 1 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 32
Hours per Week: 2
Total Hours: 72
Fee: 143
Reduced Fee: £89.00
Places Available: 16
Course Coordinator: Kathryn.Mccaul@swc.ac.uk

Description

Step 3

  • The Pre-intermediate class will take place from September until June and concentrates on Speaking/Listening, while also developing some reading/writing skills. Students will achieve the OCN NI Level 1 Award in Speaking/Listening. Assessment is a key component of this course: Ongoing assessment in speaking and listening leading to 6 credits at OCN NI Level 1 Award.
  • Additional Information

    This qualification is practical and encourages students to learn skills needed to enjoy holidays and routine situations 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 similar to previous course but more elaborate:

  • Home, Family and Friends–social arrangements;
  • House/ Area where you live;
  • Shopping;
  • Food and Drink;
  • Asking and Giving Directions;
  • Work;
  • Accommodation bookings and complaints;
  • Tourist information;
  • Health and welfare;
  • Hobbies and Interests.
  • Progression Opportunities

    Students can progress to the Intermediate class OCNNI Level 2 Award, which runs for the whole academic year.

    Entry Requirements

    Students should have completed step 1 and 2 or be at the same level.