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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  1 Aug – 19 Sept                                                                                           Fee $85

 

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

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

Tutor: Dayanira Rodriguez  1 Aug – 19 Sept                                                                                             Fee $85

 

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.

Tutor: Ani Davey    5 Aug – 16 Sept OR 6 Aug – 17 Sept                                                             Subsidised Fee $52

 

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.

Tutor: Ani Davey   7 Aug – 18 Sept                                                                                            Subsidised Fee $52

 

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.

Tutor: Rachel Summers  29 July – 16 Sept                                                                                 Subsidised Fee $60

 

NZ Sign Language Level 1B:  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.

Tutor: Cathy Gutschlag  1 Aug – 19 Sept                                                                                    Subsidised Fee $60

 

NZ Sign Language Level 1C:  Wednesday  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.

Tutor: Cathy Gutschlag  31 July – 18 Sept                                                                                  Subsidised Fee $60 

NZ Sign Language Level 2A:  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 – 1D.  Open for adults and college students with approval.

Tutor: Rachel Summers  30 July – 17 Sept                                                                                 Subsidised Fee $60