Practical Estonian A1
Course code
old course code
Course title in Estonian
Praktiline eesti keel A1
Course title in English
Practical Estonian A1
ECTS credits
approximate amount of contact lessons
Teaching semester
Assessment form
lecturer of 2019/2020  Autumn semester
Tiina Rüütmaa (inglise keel) tavaline kursus
Katrin Tääker (eesti keel) tavaline kursus
Annika Bauer (eesti keel) tavaline kursus
lecturer of 2019/2020  Spring semester
lecturer not assigned
Course aims
Support students in achieving the elementary level of Estonian which ables them to cope in simple everyday situations.
Brief description of the course
Grammar: Present tense, nominative, genitive, partitive, local
cases, plural nominative, postpositions, imperative 2P Sg, imperfect and perfect, past perfect, comparison, translative, terminative, essive, comitative, abessive. Topics: Family, numbers, weekdays and months, shopping, food, holidays, weather, travelling in Estonia, clothing, eating out.
Independent work
Individual work supports learning the vocabulary and uses the advantages of living language enviroment.
Learning outcomes in the course
The basic level in Estonian which ables students to cope in simple everyday situations.
Assessment methods
Exam (conversation and written test)
Lektor Annika Bauer, lektor Tiina Rüütmaa
Study literature
Kursuse jaoks koostatud materjalid. / Materials created for this course.
Mare Kitsnik, Leelo Kingisepp 2008. Teach yourself Estonian. London.
Replacement literature
Kursust ei saa läbida asenduskirjanduse baasil. / Cannot be replaced with readings only.