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Greek language school in Crete, Greece
LOCATION AND FACILITIES
Lexis Centre is located in Chania, a city of
approximately 70.000 inhabitants, with a long history that dates from ancient times. The
city's old part is well - preserved and charming and the modern part is alive and
The city offers many opportunities for recreation and entertainment in both summer and
winter time. Summer time is best for relaxation, since the city is by the sea and is also
the place where many excursions and walks begin to the rich natural environment of the
Prefecture of Hania (beaches, mountainous paths, water springs, gorges, traditional
villages, orchards, olive tree groves).
The Greek language and Culture Centre is fully equipped with modern facilities,
situated on the first floor of a building that lies on the historic square of Splantzia,
very close to the venetian harbour and also a few minutes from the heart of the modern
city and its commercial centre.
It is a quiet square with an old plane - tree in its middle with coffee shops and the
orthodox church of Saint Nicholas to the east with one of the city's typical minarets
alongside. The Centre has two fully equiped multimedia classrooms, a small library with
books, magazines, music, video and a small kitchen - refreshment room to be used by the
students. The school's mail and e-mail address can be used by the students any time to
receive their personal messages.
The teaching methods are modern, pleasant and lively. Pictures, music, language games
and dramatization play the basic roles. The Centre uses well-tried textbooks that teach
the Greek language as a foreign language, as well as original materials from many various
sources with a different degree of difficulty per level, to provide the best possible
familiarization for the student with real situations.
The syllabuses of the Centre cover all the levels of knowledge of the Greek language,
from the beginners level to the level of perfection. The categorization of the levels at
the "LEXIS Centre" is based on the corresponding levels from the Aristotle
University of Thessaloniki. These levels
are four: (A) Basic, (B) Intermediate, (C) Advanced, (D) Perfection.
The Centre offers Intensive Programs which include a 20 hours lessons
a week (four - hours a day) in a groups of 3-7 students. These programs include
several activities like a visit to a museum, to an exhibition, a meal together with all
the students and the teachers in a tavern or a restaurant in the town or in the
neighboring suburbs, preparation of a typical Greek dish in the kitchen of the
school, etc. These activities are included at no extra charge. Students
can also select other activities which are charged extra like a seminar of Greek folk
dances, a seminar of Greek cuisine, etc.
The school also offers Private Lessons. The frequency and the total of
teaching hours are arranged after initial contact with the teacher.
ACCOMMODATION AND MEALS
The Centre has a list of hotels, rented flats and studios for those interested. Prices
depend on the class of the hotel and the season. The Centre has also selected a number of
families which can accommodate students and can show them what Greek hospitality means.
FEES (In Euros)
Note: In this chart you'll find the regular prices.
To get a 5% discount on your fees, please pre-register
||36 / Hour
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