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Database: CY7

Created On Friday, 22 November 2013 08:25 By José Jesús Delgado


ID Code (e. g. HU1):
CY7
1 – MIND/MENTAL FITNESS/MENTAL WELLBEING/MEMORY/COGNITIVE TRAINING PROGRAM / SERVICE /
ACTIVITIY NAME (IN NATIONAL LANGUAGE):
ΕΠΙΜΟΡΦΩΤΙΚΑ ΚΕΝΤΡΑ--ΞΕΝΕΣ ΓΛΩΣΣΕΣ
ENGLISH TRANSLATION: ADULT EDUCATION CENTRES-FOREIGN LANGUAGES
URL
http://www.moec.gov.cy/epimorfotika/xenes_glosses.html
LANGUAGE GREEK AND ENGLISH
AUTHOR
Lella Michael

2 - CONTACT DATA AND TYPE OF ORGANIZATION
ORGANIZATION (NAME):
Cyprus Ministry of Education and Culture
ORGANIZATION (URL):
http://www.moec.gov.cy
COUNTRY:
CYPRUS
TYPE (SME, Company, Community Centre, Health Centre, Educational Centre, Foundation,
Municipality, governmental institution, etc):
Governmental Institution /Educational Centre
ADDRESS:
Ministry of Education and Culture, Kimonos and Thucydides Corner 1434 Lefkosia
TELEPHONE: +35722800800
E-MAIL: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
  Public  
  In this case, please indicate the territorial
scope of the organization:
National

3 - TARGET POPULATION
Age range:
From: N/A to N/A years N/A
Older than: 15 years  
Gender: Unisex
SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS:
Adult educational centres require that all participants are over 15 years of age. The nature of the lessons and the requests by participants though results in the largest percentage being over 50 years of age.

4 - CHARACTERISTICS OF THE MIND FITNESS PROGRAM / SERVICE / ACTIVITY (NB: Should the program, service or activity be included into more than one category, please select the most representative category for that PSA. But, REMEMBER: THE PSA MUST BE SELECTED ONLY IN CASE THAT MENTAL FITNESS / MENTAL WELLBEING IS INCLUDED IN ITS GENERAL AIMS OR GOALS. IF NOT, YOU SHOULD NOT SELECT IT. The characteristics below are the means, not the goal)
Enhancing community participation, Providing opportunities for learning and studying, Providing cognitive/memory training
Other: N/A
COST FOR PARTICIPATION, FEES (in Euros):20-41 N/A N/A
(EXPECTED) DURATION OF THE Programme/Service/Activity: N/A
Begin (Month/Year, e. g. 02/2012):NOVEMBER
End (Month/Year, e. g. 02/2012):MAY or Number of weeks:N/A
Number of units:24
Hours per unit:1.5

5 - PROGRAM / SERVICE / ACTIVITY PURPOSES
The general aim of the Adult educational Centres is the general development of each adult’s personality as well as the social, financial and cultural development of citizens and society in general.
Foreign Languages sessions stress the importance of international and intercultural communication. The requirements of these sessions intensify the need of each participant use his/her mental ability and improve his/her mental capacity.

6 - RESOURCES
a.- Which materials were used?
Books, handouts, interactive whiteboard, flashcards.
b.- Who conducted the program / service activity? (What role, what qualifications, etc.)
Qualified teacher for each language (German language teacher, English language teacher etc)

7 - METHODOLOGY USED (presentations, pair work, group work, peers, mentors, blended
learning, e-learning, etc.)
Depending on the requirements of each lesson, several methods are used.
-Group work
-Pair work
-Peer work
-Mentoring
-Language gamesvia games
-Blended learning

8 - PROGRAM / SERVICE / ACTIVITY SUMMARY DESCRIPTION
A foreign language lesson in the Adult Educational Centres has the following sections:
(1) Exercise corrections: correcting homework that has been done by each participant
(2) Question answering: teachers or peers answer to any questions regarding solutions to these exercises
(3) Introduction of new material: New material is introduced by the teacher
(4) Participants are asked to find this new material in books
(5) Individual search through lesson material previously given by the teacher (ex. Hand-outs)
(6) Discussion on new material (why used, when used, what it describes etc)
(7) Grammar rules and application of these rules on exercises solved in the class
(8) Discussion

9 - ADDITIONAL COMMENTS / CONCLUSIONS / RECOMMENDATIONS FOR OUR
MATERIAL/COURSE
N/A

10 - RELATED REFERENCES (BIBLIOGRAPHY AND/OR INTERNET LINKS)

http://www.moec.gov.cy/epimorfotika/xenes_glosses.html

Location : UPLOAD FILES (.pdf)