Communicative teaching in small groups (maximum 12 students per group) makes this course a pleasurable and productive experience. The Standard Group Course gives participants the chance to learn communicative skills in “real life” situations. This course of 20 weekly lessons is offered year round and follows a modular pattern of two-week units.
For participants staying four weeks or longer, following modules build upon the grammar basics of the first module, treating the same topics from a different angle with more in-depth explanations, more complex vocabulary, different exercises and more dialogues.
Standard Group Courses are available for the first six levels year-round. Beginners may start on specific dates only and are advised to be familiar with the Cyrillic alphabet. Each course starts on a Monday and ends on a Friday, with lessons taking place usually between 10:00 and 14:00. The minimum course length is two weeks. The maximum course length is open.
Courses start any Monday. The dates above are for beginners to start in groups; Beginners must be familiar with the Cyrillic alphabet.
1 May - is a public holiday in all locations; in Russia beginner groups will start on Tuesday, 2 May,
In St.Petersburg and Moscow groups will start on Tuesday, 13 June.
High-Season period: 22 May till 24 September.
All Group Courses will end on Friday, 22 December, and will resume on Monday, 8 January 2018.
Start dates in 2017:
January 9, February 6, March 6, April 3, May 2, June 5, 19, July 3,7,31, August 14, 28, September 11, 25, October 9, November 6, December 4