American Language Center: Survival Georgian
Starting on: Starting dates offered each month
Class times: 10-12 am and 6-8/6:30-8:30pm (although daytime classes may be available on request for groups of 3 or more students)
Levels or Years of Instruction Offered: Basic (3 weeks / 12 hours of study)
Contact information: alc.tbilisi “at” gmail. com or alcgeorgian “at” gmail. com
Offered by: American Language Center at American Councils, Georgia
Additional Notes: This 3 week course of Survival Georgian (2 hours/twice a week) is run in partnership with the renowned Nana Shavtvaladze Language School. Survival Georgian is designed to build basic communication skills for everyday situations. Learn how to order food, give directions, shop and bargain, speak to your landlord, and make new friends. The course will focus on communication not grammar. No previous knowledge required. The course will meet on Mondays and Wednesdays, morning or evening classes (10:00-12:00 AM or 6:00-8:00 PM) at the American Language Center located within American Councils Georgia office. The course cost is 180 GEL, which includes a course book and audio materials.
Education and Training International, Ltd
Elementary level courses in Georgian
Length of study: depends on the requests of the students
Intensive language course website: https://eti.uk.com/intensive-courses/
Tel: (+995 32) 2250945
E-mail: sales “at” eti-georgia. ge
Foreign Service Institute, USA
Levels or Years of Instruction Offered: Post-Secondary courses. This program is available only for U.S. federal government employees.
Department or Program: School of Lang Studies
Georgian as a Foreign Language
Online teaching and learning materials for Georgian language learners.
The programme is underway at the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia.
E-mail contact: geolang “at” mes. gov. ge
Phone: (+995 32) 2200220
Indiana University at Bloomington, USA
Levels or Years of Instruction Offered: 1st year
Department or Program: School of Global and International Studies
Contact information: languageworkshop “at” indiana. edu
Phone: (+1) 812-8552889
Note: Georgian language courses are note offered every year
Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University
Program: Georgian as a Foreign Language
Offered by: TSU Language Center
Contact: languagecenter “at” tsu. ge; rusudan_dolidze “at” yahoo. com;
Levels offered: A1; A2; B1; B2; C1; C2 (each course covers one academic year except level A1)
Phone: + 995 32 25 30 48
mobile: + 995 77 27 44 50
Students will learn:
• The alphabet, reading and writing fluently;
• From grammar: noun, adjective, numeral, pronoun, preposition, verb in three tenses etc.
Students will be able to:
• Greet, say good-bye, get acquainted and make simple dialogues about themselves, their jobs, subjects they study, family, living place;
• Manage communication in the street, on telephone, in a taxi, in the museum;
• Travel, make reservations, order at the restaurant, buy things at the market independently, find the way, use language ethics at the official meetings and conferences
Language Center Georgia
Intensive (5 days per week/5 lessons per day), standard (5 days per week/4 lessons per day), non-intensive (3 days per week/2 lessons per day), and part-time (2 days per week/2 lessons per day)
Contact information: info “at” georgiancourses. com
LS Georgia offers variety of courses in Georgia, English and Russian for all levels. Instruction includes number of methods, such as Modern “learning language as an infant” approach, immersion exercises, listening comprehension, intensive illustration and gesticulation, focus on real life examples, films, DVD, TV – information programs.
Program: Learn Georgian
Malmo University: Online Georgian language courses
The course provides an orientation on Georgian culture and society and a basic knowledge of the grammatical structure of Georgian (phonology, morphology and syntax) with particular focus on typologically interesting features. The course is offered as an IT-based distance learning course with instruction in English.
E-mail: manana.kock.kobaidze “at” mah. se
Stanford University, USA
Levels or Years of Instruction Offered: Elementary. Independent study, special arrangement. Check to determine whether course is currently offered.
Department or Program: Special Language Program
Contact information: Eva Prionas eprionas “at” stanford. edu
Additional Notes: The Special Language Program (SLP) offers a number of foreign languages not otherwise taught at Stanford. Program information, language offerings, and course descriptions can be found in the Stanford Bulletin. Additional languages may still be offered upon request, provided funding is available. Requests for the following academic year should be made by Spring Quarter of the current year. A Request a Language form is available online, or can be picked up at the Special Language Program office.
Tbilisi Central School of Foreign Languages (TCS), Tbilisi
Georgian for Foreigners
Teaching Georgian language consists of 4 levels
Teaching includes: listening, reading, speaking, writing
Groups: One to One (or group work on request)
Course Duration: 5-6 months; 3 times a week, one hour
Cost of course:
one on one: 25 lari (1 hour)
Group: 130 lari (4-5 students in group)
Contact e-mail: info “at” tcs. ge
Contact phone number: +995 32 222 5272
The University of Chicago, USA
Levels or Years of Instruction Offered: Beginning, Intermediate, Advanced. Check to determine whether course is currently offered.
Department or Program: Slavic Languages & Literatures
Contact information: Tamra Wysocki-Niimi is our Lecturer tmwysock “at” uchicago. edu
Additional Notes: A course on Georgian History and Culture is also available.
University College London, United Kingdom
Georgian Evening Language Classes (All Levels)
Length of course: 30 weeks offered at 6:30 pm on the Bloomsbury campus
Levels of study offered: 1 through 5 (Beginner, Lower Intermediate, Upper Intermediate, Advanced, Advanced Plus)
Contact telephone: +44 (0) 20 7679 2000