DANISH LANGUAGE & CULTURE
All the classes about Danish language and culture is for you who want to learn Danish, or if you have Danish as your second language. If Danish is your second language or you are in the country for a limited period, this is the place where you can work with your Danish language skills at a level that suits you. Since you live at the school, you are constantly trained in the language and challenged to use what you have learned in the Danish classes.
Regardless your skills in Danish, here is the opportunity to learn more of the language and get to know the Danish culture.
The choice is yours.
MAIN THEMES - the course is planned each semester based on the students.
#Danish language and cultural exchange
Based on the language – Danish as a second language – we will work with cultural exchange. Each student has to make a presentation in Danish about the students own country and culture. Concurrently, we will work with grammar individually and collectively.
#Phrasebook Danish – Danish for beginners
The teaching is based on playing with the language.We will make small communication exercises, use music, reading small texts, work with small written exercises.
#Danish language by text reading
We will read short stories and newspaper articles. Together we will discuss what we have read, make small presentations or discuss in smaller groups..
Danes are good at making movies. We will work withmovies, which presents the Danish culture. We will prepare by text reading, conversation, discussion, and we will postprocess the film in the same way.
Working with literary expression. Writing short and slightly longer stories from a paper and in smaller groups we will make written papers.
#Danish society and culture
The goal of this course is to increase our knowledge about the Danish culture and the Danish society. We will prepare visits, exchange experience and then visit various Danish institutions. We will visit a farm, talk to the local priest and get a glimpse of the Danish National Church traditions. We will hear about the Danish school system, visit the local nursery and the local nursing home.
Det interessante ved højskolearbejdet er netop også relationen til de unge ud over undervisningen