With Listen & Learn's qualified tutors - all of whom are native Hungarian speakers - we can customise your 1-to-1 or group course to cater for your own aims, needs and current Hungarian proficiency. Our teachers can carry out your lessons in your Southampton home or office, arranging classes in advance for a time that suits you. The price includes the cost of your text books, and lesson scheduling can be as adaptable as the lessons themselves. The specifics of your course depends on which course package you choose:
Everybody can benefit from our general Hungarian courses - they endeavour to give the learner fluency in general Hungarian conversation, whether through learning the basics or improving existing skills. General courses concentrate mainly on sharpening up grammar and vocabulary, and aim to expand the ability to speak, read and listen Hungarian with full comprehension. These courses will be most suitable for those who want to improve their Hungarian to a practicable level, or as a basis for a business Hungarian course.
Group Hungarian courses are available for groups of 2 to 12 people - we require only that your group are able to meet at the same time and place each week, and that you are all at approximately the same level in your Hungarian studies (no matter how elementary or advanced). As a general course, the focus will be on building conversational skills for common, real-life Hungarian situations. If you need you and your employees to have a working knowledge of Hungarian, this is the best place to start.
1-to-1 business Hungarian courses can really help you get ahead, whether you are relocating abroad, looking for work in a foreign country, or simply if you work for a multinational organisation. These courses are mainly aimed at learners who already possess a decent working Hungarian knowledge and who want to build on these in order to use their Hungarian skills in a business environment. The course is fully customised to take into account not only your learning needs, but also the appropriate industry's vocabulary and any particular skills the role demands, such as report writing or formal correspondence.
Group business Hungarian courses are intended for small groups (of 2 to 12 students) who already have a working knowledge of Hungarian, and want to extend their skills in the arena of business language. Your group should have approximately the same level of Hungarian, whether that be intermediate, upper intermediate, or advanced. You should all be available at the same time every week, and have complementary learning aims. Your trainer will develop your course around your group's language goals and particular field of business, and can incorporate any specific areas of focus, such as improving negotiation or presentation skills. Group business language courses are suitable for a wide range of organisations, including multinational companies, and those whose employees require a higher level of Hungarian to develop international business relationships.
For individuals at intermediate or advanced level Hungarian who have specific professional or interest-related language requirements, we are more than happy to incorporate any of the following elements into your language course:
• Accent softening and elocution
•Training to improve particular
• language skills (writing, comprehension, listening)
• Language for international travel
• Business communication skills (e.g. telephony, presentation, training, negotiation)
• Business writing skills (e.g. reports, business correspondence, proposals)
• Language for specific industries (e.g. medical, legal, HR, engineering, accounting)
• Historical and cultural sensitivity
While your group may be improving their Hungarian skills with each lesson, there are many elements of Hungarian that go beyond simply knowing the right word, or the right way to phrase something. Our specific purposes Hungarian group courses can help you gain skills that increase other facets of your group’s Hungarian abilities, including:
• Accent softening / pronunciation
Developing existing aptitude for writing, reading, listening, speaking, etc.
• Language for international travel
• Business communication skills (e.g. training, negotiation, telephony, presentation)
• Business writing skills (e.g. proposals, reports, formal correspondence)
• Vocabulary for particular industry (e.g. medical, legal, HR, engineering, accounting)
• Understanding historical and cultural context
"Our native speaker qualified Hungarian language teachers can train you and your colleagues at your office or home at a time to suit you. Classes can be any day of the week (even weekends) in the morning."
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