About Lexis

Lexis Greek Language and Culture Centre has operated in Hania since 2000. The Centre offers programs to adults of every nationality who want to learn Modern Greek, to improve it or to perfect their knowledge of the language, and at the same time discover Greece itself, via lively teaching methods and also through various activities that the Centre offers outside the classroom.

The programs are aimed at:

  • people who love Greece, visit often and want to learn to communicate in the language of the country
  • people who live and work for a long or a short period of time in Greece
  • students and teachers/lecturers of foreign schools and universities who are studying or teaching Ancient or Modern Greek, Greek history and civilization
  • Greeks who live abroad
  • translators or interpreters who work or want to work as Greek language translators or interpreters
  • any other person who is interested

The programs are aimed at:

  • people who love Greece, visit often and want to learn to communicate in the language of the country
  • people who live and work for a long or a short period of time in Greece
  • students and teachers/lecturers of foreign schools and universities who are studying or teaching Ancient or Modern Greek, Greek history and civilization
  • Greeks who live abroad
  • translators or interpreters who work or want to work as Greek language translators or interpreters
  • any other person who is interested

Why choose Lexis Centre for my Greek Language course

  • Lexis Centre offers courses in small groups (3-7 people), and special emphasis is placed on the learning needs of each student, as well as on the different levels
  • Methodologies are focused on conversation so that our students will achieve an active knowledge of the language in a natural way
  • It offers flexibility on the starting dates of the courses since the various levels of courses are offered throughout the year apart from the scheduled
  • Teaching material is given on the intensive courses free of charge
  • Free cultural activities for the intensive courses
  • Free wi-fi internet access from the Centre’s premises
  • Our teachers are all native speakers, university-trained in the language and experienced in teaching the Greek language to adult foreigners

Teaching methods

The teaching methods are modern, pleasant and lively. Pictures, music, language games and dramatization play the basic roles. The Centre uses well-tried textbooks that teach the Greek language as a foreign language, as well as original materials from many various sources with a different degree of difficulty per level, to provide the best possible familiarization for the student with real situations.

Teaching materials are given to the students free of charge along with materials concerning the town and the facilities it offers for taking advantage of one’s leisure time.

Certificate of attendance and participation: When finishing a course a certificate is issued for each student containing exact details of the type, the length and the time the course took

Teaching methods

The teaching methods are modern, pleasant and lively. Pictures, music, language games and dramatization play the basic roles. The Centre uses well-tried textbooks that teach the Greek language as a foreign language, as well as original materials from many various sources with a different degree of difficulty per level, to provide the best possible familiarization for the student with real situations.

Teaching materials are given to the students free of charge along with materials concerning the town and the facilities it offers for taking advantage of one’s leisure time.

Certificate of attendance and participation: When finishing a course a certificate is issued for each student containing exact details of the type, the length and the time the course took