The aim of the programme is to ensure the acquisition of the basics of the Latvian language. Through a communicative approach, Latvian language vocabulary, grammar, oral and written communication skills will be acquired; there will be an opportunity for the trainees:
Openness and appraising attitude towards oneself, others and the world will be fostered by acquiring and comparing the native to the Latvian language thus becoming acquainted with the cultural diversity. The ability to use the acquired language in everyday and professional situations will be learned.
This programme has been designed for individuals without knowledge of the Latvian language or with a minimal background knowledge. Basic knowledge of the English language is required, since it is the language of instruction in classes.
The knowledge and skills of the Latvian language according to CEFR level A1.
The expected implementation time of the programme: February - April, 2019.