An interactive course intended for learning the Latvian language at the A1 level. The material includes information about Latvian sounds, numbers, days, and months of the week. The grammar section contains information about nouns, adjectives, pronouns, numerals, adverbs, verbs, and prepositions.
The course has 2 parts. Each part includes 7 lessons.
Each lesson has a vocabulary in Latvian with translation into Russian and tasks.
The course will help to enrich the vocabulary and improve language skills.
1. Getting introduced
4. Place of living
5. In the city
6. Everyday life
8. Weather conditions
10. In a cafe and restaurant
12. Free time
OER, material for strengthening language skills using the Moodle platform. Answers to self-assessment tasks are also given.
Can be used as supplementary material or as basic course material. Suitable to adult learners.
Capacity to match the needs of lecturers and students
The provided tangible improvements
The capacity to motivate students to improve their language skills
Effectiveness in introducing innovative, creative and previously unknown approaches to LSP learning
Measurement of the transferable potential and possibility to be a source of further capitalisation/application for other language projects in different countries
Skills assessment and validation
Availability of appropriate tools for lecturers to monitor students’ progress and for students to assess own progress and to reflect on learning
Flexibility of the contents and possibilities for the LSP lecturers to adapt the contents to their and to students’ need
Assess the technical usability from the point of view of the lecturer and the student
Assess the accessibility from the point of view of the lecturer and the student
A very good course for any group of students. For this course, Russian language skills are desirable, because the requirements for the assignments are in Latvian and Russian.
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