LEPL - Zurab Zhvania School of Public Administration

Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia

A1 Level(Language Key)

The listener will learn the basics of Georgian language on A1 level according to "Common European Framework of Reference for Language Learning, Teaching and Assessment":

  • Pronunciation of specific Georgian Letters;
  • Adequate understanding of simple texts related to daily life and professional activities;
  • Understanding  basic grammar concepts and categories, which will enable the listener to write and speak correctly;
  • Composing short texts with comprehensive and mutually connected sentences;
  • Basic communication in Georgian language;
  • Converting vocabulary into forethought speech;
  • Composing simple documents (letters, resumes, notices)

After finishing the course, listener will be able to:

  • Understand certain sentences and commonly used expressions (which are connected to main fields of professional and daily life activities)
  • Solve tasks related to the exchange of simple information on familiar or everyday topics;
  • Make simple self-expressions, talk about others and the environment;
  • Describe their everyday life and aspects of professional activities;
  • Use known phrases and expressions during speech (which are needed to solve certain problems)
  • Participate in simple conversations, ask questions;
  • Find and understand comprehensible and specific information, such as: articles, ads, schedules;
  • Participate in a dialogue if other person is talking slowly and distinctly and if needed, repeats some sentences.

The course is based on the following scheme:

  • 20 weeks - 6 hours a week;
  • 15 weeks - 8 hours a week;
  • 12 weeks - 10 hours a week;

The number of contact hours is 120 astronomical hours.


1. Attendance (10 points)

2. Points accumulated during the lessons by practical exercises (20 points)

3. Mid-term exams (2) (15-15 points)

4. Final exam (40 points)

The threshold for the listener to successfully finish the course is 70 points, provided that final test score is no less than 25 points.