Course Description

Offered in the Autumn only
$120 for KCIC members
$150 for non-members

For anyone who would like to start on the basics of the Irish language. Wednesdays, 5:30 to 7:00pm, going for 10 weeks. No textbook needed. Dictionaries are optional and will be available to purchase ($25 – $45).

Offered in the Spring only
$75 / 6 week session. Current membership required.

This class is open to anyone who has completed Intro to Irish at the KCIC or the equivalent elsewhere. Using a textbook and CD course developed in Ireland, this class will further your skills in speaking, listening, writing and reading Irish. Text book is approximately $45.

Offered in the Spring (A & B sessions) and Autumn
$75/ 6weeks (Spring A or B) ; $120/ 10weeks (Autumn)
KCIC membership required
Instructor approval required

A textbook driven course where you will continue with conversation, reading, exercises and activities to improve your level of Irish.

Offered in the Spring (A & B sessions) and Autumn
$75/ 6weeks (Spring A or B) ; $120/ 10weeks (Autumn)
KCIC membership required
Instructor approval required

Reading, grammar, conversation exercises. May cover new material in the textbook. All students approved for this level are welcome to show up for a half hour’s review with a lower level class if it is running prior.

Offered in the Spring (A & B sessions) and Autumn as required
$75/ 6weeks (Spring A or B) ; $120/ 10weeks (Autumn)
KCIC membership required
Instructor approval required

Reading, grammar, and conversation exercises. All students approved for this level are welcome to show up for a half hour’s review with the Intermediate’s class if it is running prior.

By arrangement. Contact Renata Rua if interested.

Next Classes

Wed 22

Beginner Irish A

Feb 22 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Wed 22

Improver Irish A

Feb 22 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Thu 23

Intermediate Irish A

Feb 23 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Thu 23

Ciorcal Léinn

Feb 23 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Fri 24

Fulbright Language Immersion Weekend

Mar 24 @ 7:00 pm - Mar 26 @ 4:00 pm

Instructor

Renata Rua
Renata RuaIrish Specialist
Renata lived in Ireland for 10 years and studied the language extensively, earning a B.A. in Celtic Studies from University of California, Berkeley, and an M. Phil. in Irish Studies from University College Dublin. She has spent time in the Donegal and Galway Gaeltachts, and organizes Irish Language Immersion Weekends at the Irish Center.