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Hindi Level 1, Part 1

Key information

Subject area:

Languages


Course type:

Evening


Credit level:

Not for credit


Duration:

15 hours


Available course dates:

From: 26 April 2024 To: 28 June 2024

Course overview

By studying Hindi Level 1, you will be able to communicate in very basic everyday-life situations, including greetings, daily activities, finding your way, telling the time and date, making simple purchases, ordering a meal, etc, be able to understand very simple oral and written texts and ascertain specific information on simple topics, have developed an insight into Hindi-speaking life, culture and society.

What does this course cover?

Topics:

  • Alphabet – vowels and consonants -Pronunciation
  • Name, nationality and occupation
  • Formal and informal ways of addressing people
  • Self-introduction
  • Pleasantries
  • Basic emotions
  • Location 1
  • Simple questions
  • House objects 1
  • Numbers 1 - 20

Functions:

  • Greetings / responding to greetings
  • Expressing gratitude and apology
  • Introducing oneself and a friend
  • Using pleasantries
  • Asking how people are
  • Expressing basic emotions
  • Ways of addressing people
  • Telling where things are
  • Asking and answering simple questions
  • Telling about oneself

Grammar:

  • Person –first, second &third
  • Personal pronouns
  • Demonstrative pronoun
  • Honorific addressing -आप
  • Postpositions
  • Interrogative sentences-who, what, where, how much/many, what kind
  • Present tense- simple
  • Auxiliary verb
  • Common verbs
  • Sentence structure
  • Script- identifying, reading, writing and listening to vowels and alphabets

What will I achieve?

When Hindi Level 1 is complete, you will achieve the equivalent of A1 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR), entry level of the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF).

 

*The above is an indication of content that may be covered over the duration of the course but it could vary depending on the level and progress of students in the class.

Course status:

Places available

Full fee £250

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