Κεντρο Ελληνικου Πολιτισμου | Hellenic Culture Centre

The Hellenic Culture Centre is a private organization specialized in teaching Greek as a Second and as a Foreign Language. The promotion of the Greek Language and the Greek Culture worldwide as well as the development of the linguistic and intercultural skills in every citizen in the framework of the multicultural environment are its aims.

It started working in 1995 on Ikaria island, Aegean Sea, where it organized with great success during ten years one of the first summer schools for Greek in Greece, with Greek courses, cultural activities and teacher training for teachers of Greek as a foreign language. It continued its actions in Athens, where it is now based, and in selected places in Greece and abroad (Lesvos Island, Aegean Sea- Brussels).

Teacher training in didactic Methodology is complemented by seminars in Intercultural Education, in Adult Education and Education for Peace.

The Centre's staff is experienced and specialized teachers (philologists, linguists, translators) as well as special associates (lawyers, economists, social anthropologists, sociologists, political scientists) who work in teaching and research fields. It cooperates with relevant organizations in Greece and abroad and participates in national, European and international projects.

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Programmes

Teacher Training Seminars

-Teacher Training seminars on teaching Greek as a Foreign Language intended for teachers in Greece and abroad
-Intercultural Education Workshops intended for Greek language teachers and other educators
-Adult Education Workshops intended for trainers and programme organizers

The Hellenic Culture Centre is one of the first educational institutions that organize seminars in teaching Greek as a foreign/second language. The seminars are intended for:

  • Experienced teachers in Greek as a foreign/second language
  • Teachers and other agents of the Programme "Teaching Greek to Immigrants, Refugees and Repatriated Greeks" which is being implemented by the Ministry of Labour and the Vocational Training Centres of the whole country
  • Educators (teachers of Greek and foreign literature, trainers, primary school teachers) without experience in teaching Greek as a foreign/second language
  • Educators in voluntary programmes for teaching Greek to immigrants/refugees of non governmental organisations
  • Any educator who believes that his/her sensibility and training in issues of intercultural education are an every day demand in his/her work

Click here for a detailed description of the Syllabus.