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Languages & Public Speaking

Speaking Spanish One:    Thursday  6.45 pm – 7.45 (8 weeks)

An introductory conversational Spanish course.  Learn some basic phrases for travel or for striking up conversations.

Tutor: Dayanira Rodriguez  20 Feb – 9 Apr                                                                                             Fee $90

 

Speaking Spanish Two:    Thursday  8.00 pm – 9.00 pm (8 weeks)

A follow on course to Spanish One and introduction to more conversational Spanish.

Tutor: Dayanira Rodriguez  20 Feb – 9 Apr                                                                                               Fee $90

 

Te Reo Maori – A Beginning:   Monday OR Tuesday 6.30 – 8.30 pm (7 weeks)

Take steps toward learning and understanding Maori language and culture in an encouraging environment.  Includes basic Māori for everyday use; greetings (mihi), phrases (rerenga kupu), customs (tikanga).  Open for adults and college students with approval.  Most people are eligible for a 50% subsidy.

Tutor: Ani Davey    24 Feb – 6 Apr

                              OR 25 Feb – 7 Apr                                                                                                    Fee $120

 

Te Reo Maori – Advanced Beginners:  Wednesday 6.30 – 8.30 pm (7 weeks)

This is a carry on programme from the above course, with emphasis on slowly achieving the ability to communicate in easy sentence structure.  Learn seasons, months, time-telling and time to relax with string and stick games.  More understanding of Hui and Powhiri.  Open for adults and college students with approval.  Most people are eligible for a 50% subsidy.

Tutor: Ani Davey   26 Feb – 8 Apr                                                                                                          Fee $120

 

NZ Sign Language Level 1A:  Monday  6.30 pm – 8.30 pm (8 weeks)

Learn basic NZSL conversation skills and begin to understand and develop NZSL grammar.  Develop the use of facial expressions and improve visual and spatial awareness. Open for adults and college students with approval.  Most people are eligible for a 50% subsidy.

Tutor: Cathy Gutschlag  17 Feb – 6 Apr                                                                                                  Fee $126

 

NZ Sign Language Level 1C:  Monday 6.30 pm – 8.30 pm (8 weeks)

Learn more NZSL conversation skills and develop your grammar skills.  This course is designed for those who have completed level 1A and 1B.  Open for adults and college students with approval.  Most people are eligible for a 50% subsidy.

Tutor:  Rachel Summers  17 Feb – 6 Apr                                                                                                Fee $126

 

NZ Sign Language Level 1D:  Thursday  6.30 pm – 8.30 pm (8 weeks)

Learn more NZSL conversation skills and develop your grammar skills.  This course is designed for those who have successfully completed level 1A.  Open for adults and college students. Most people are eligible for a 50% subsidy.

Tutor: Rachel Summers   20 Feb – 9 Apr                                                                                                Fee $126

 

NZ Sign Language Level 2C:  Tuesday  6.30 pm – 8.30 pm (8 weeks)

Learn more NZSL conversation skills and develop your grammar skills.  This course is designed for those who have successfully completed levels 1A – 2B.  Open for adults and college students.  Most people are eligible for a 50% subsidy.

Tutor: Rachel Summers  18 Feb – 7 Apr                                                                                                 Fee $126