Language

Interested in learning the language that has more native speakers than any other in the world, with nearly a billion users? This fascinating language originated in northern China and is the official language in that country as well as one of the four official languages of Singapore. It is also recognised as one of the six official languages of the United Nations.

his course aims to develop basic skills in understanding and communicating in French by introducing a range of vocabulary, grammar and sentence patterns. A supportive and interactive approach is used to encourage the development of conversational skills and an increasing use of French during the class time. The course is suitable for new beginners and for current participants who wish to continue in the class. Limited vacancies.

Members of this relaxed class need to have average skills in speaking and listening in French.
The class is conducted in French. All members contribute to improving and encouraging one
another. Many interesting topics are discussed. No vacancies at presen

Participants require a sound knowledge and understanding of basic French vocabulary and
grammar (2-3 years). Theme based texts, written in French, provide activities for the ongoing
development of listening, speaking, reading and writing skills and includes grammatical
exercises and cultural information. Participants will also have opportunities to practise their
conversational skills in a collaborative and supportive environment.

This course is best suited to participants who have as a minimum Year 12 level German language skills. The program uses a variety of materials, supplemented by authentic texts including songs and information on current affairs. Emphasis is placed on the development of reading and listening skills. Please discuss with tutor before enrolling.

Ongoing study of Italian language (reading, writing and speaking) in a non-threatening setting. The 1st half hour is for grammar revision

Introduction to reading, writing, listening, speaking and understanding this beautiful romance language. The course includes grammar, conjugation of verbs, tenses and pronunciation. Suitable for first timers and those who have completed an introductory course previously. Please bring writing materials and notebook and be prepared to purchase a dictionary and/or Collins Easy Learning Italian Grammar.

Offers an insight into the language and the culture of Japan. Usually we Zoom, in Japanese and English, with a group in the Japanese city of Takatsuki. Keep your mind active and learn to understand how another language works. A little time is spent on understanding the written language but only to help one understand how the spoken words fit in.

Interested in learning Spanish or improving your basic knowledge of this beautiful Romance language? Then come to this fun and enjoyable class where we will focus on speaking, listening, writing and reading Spanish, as well as learning about the culture of Spain and Latin America.

This fun and interactive class is suitable for those with a sound knowledge of Spanish. The focus will be to improve your confidence and ability to converse in Spanish by giving prepared formal presentations and having informal chats and activities, all in Spanish.