Ukrainian - Culture & Conversation
Devised in the first instance for the host families of Ukrainian refugees, this course is suitable for anyone who would like to pick up the basics of the Ukrainian language and gain an insight into the culture, traditions and history of this fascinating country.

By the end of the course you will be able to:-

• Introduce yourself and use basic greetings
• Give some personal information about yourself (where you live, your job, what you like to do, your favourite food)
• Recognize and learn the Ukrainian Cyrillic alphabet and also write some basic words.

By the end of the course you will have gained an understanding of:

• Ukraine’s most important celebrations and traditions
• Fascinating episodes in Ukrainian history
• The character of the Ukrainian people
Prosp User 3
Everybody can learn a foreign language!

If you would like to gain some basic communication skills in the Ukrainian language and find out about Ukrainian culture, traditions, food and history – then welcome to our course!
Prosp User 4
If you would like to make any notes during the sessions, then a notebook (or just a plain paper) and a pen/pencil would be useful. Additionally, we are planning to do some short writing activities.

This course is free.
Prosp User 5
There is no session on Saturday 20 August 2022.

The session on the 27 August 2022 runs from 9.30am to 11:00am to accommodate Ukrainian Independence celebrations.

This course takes place at the central library in York. Please note that the library has no parking available. There are sometimes a couple of available parking slots for people with a blue badge directly outside the library but these are City of York Council owned, and not library owned, and cannot be relied on to be available. There are bike racks and a number of buses that stop nearby.
Prosp User 6

COVID classroom safety

COVID classroom safety
When attending a face to face course, learners and staff will be expected to conform with the COVID-19 guidance in place at each venue. When attending a face to face course, learners and staff will be expected to conform with the COVID-19 guidance in place at each venue.
Please note that York Learning have no control over guidance in buildings which may go over and above government guidance or recommendations. Please note that York Learning have no control over guidance in buildings which may go over and above government guidance or recommendations.
There is now no enforced isolation, however we still strongly recommend that if you have tested positive for COVID, have symptoms, or just feel unwell you do not come to class, however we cannot enforce this. There is now no enforced isolation, however we still strongly recommend that if you have tested positive for COVID, have symptoms, or just feel unwell you do not come to class, however we cannot enforce this.
If you are living with someone with COVID symptoms or who has tested positive but you feel well, you are able to attend class if you wish, If you are living with someone with COVID symptoms or who has tested positive but you feel well, you are able to attend class if you wish,
As of April 1st 2022 lateral flow tests are no longer freely available, therefore whilst we agree that it is good practice to take a test we will no longer be recommending that learners take a test before attending class. As of April 1st 2022 lateral flow tests are no longer freely available, therefore whilst we agree that it is good practice to take a test we will no longer be recommending that learners take a test before attending class.
Face coverings can still be worn if you wish but these are no longer required. Please follow the 'catch it, bin it, kill it' guidance issued by the government and City of York Council. Face coverings can still be worn if you wish but these are no longer required. Please follow the 'catch it, bin it, kill it' guidance issued by the government and City of York Council.
Please note that we will not be able to offer refunds in the event that a course is moved from a venue to online in cases of increased risk unless the course cannot be taught online. In this case a pro-rata refund may be offered. Please note that we will not be able to offer refunds in the event that a course is moved from a venue to online in cases of increased risk unless the course cannot be taught online. In this case a pro-rata refund may be offered.

Learners who live in devolved authorities

Learners who live in devolved authorities
York Learning receives government funding which allows us to offer courses at a lower cost. The guidelines relating to devolution means that we cannot apply this funding to learners who live in devolved areas such as the West Yorkshire Combined Authority. York Learning receives government funding which allows us to offer courses at a lower cost. The guidelines relating to devolution means that we cannot apply this funding to learners who live in devolved areas such as the West Yorkshire Combined Authority.
If you live in one of these areas we would recommend that , before committing to a course with York Learning, you explore options to study the course in your local area. If you live in one of these areas we would recommend that , before committing to a course with York Learning, you explore options to study the course in your local area.
If you would prefer to continue your learning with York Learning please note that the price of the course could be double the advertised cost. If you would prefer to continue your learning with York Learning please note that the price of the course could be double the advertised cost.
In this case, please contact us on 01904 554277 to complete your enrolment. In this case, please contact us on 01904 554277 to complete your enrolment.
CT1/GS1
06/08/2022
27/08/2022
10:00 - 11:30
Saturday
1.50 hrs per wk
3 weeks
Maryana Mukha
0.00
Free