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Learn to converse in English skills at an advanced level with our English language short courses in Sydney!

So, your English is good enough for your everyday needs, but you know it could be better? Here is a chance to improve your fluency, vocabulary and accuracy and take your use of the English language to a whole new level. Through a variety of learning activities such as role-play, listening exercises and the use of conversation gambits, you can learn to fine-tune your conversation skills and start speaking like a local!

This course is a fantastic way to build confidence in your English speaking ability and will help refine your skills in day-to-day conversation. If you want to learn English Conversation skills in Sydney, then this course is for you.

Learning outcomes

By the end of this English Conversation Skills course, you should have:

  • identified your spoken communication problems and learned techniques to overcome them
  • expanded your spoken vocabulary (including colloquialisms)
  • improved your fluency, grammar, and pronunciation

What will be covered in this English Conversation course?

This course will help people from a non-English speaking background to interact more comfortably when speaking or listening to Australian people in a range of social and work contexts. Due to the variable nature of adult education classes, parts of the curriculum may be adapted to suit the needs of the class.

The following will be included:

  • Identify your spoken communication problems
  • Practise conversation – Australian spoken language and slang
  • Practise conversation – listening and speaking for fluency
  • Learn idioms and essential phrases
  • Discuss topical issues

Who is this English Conversation course for?

This English Conversation course requires advanced English skill levels. This course is for people who are learning English as a second language.

What to bring to class

Please bring a pen, paper, folder for notes and dictionary to each class.

Additional information

Is this the right English course for me?

If you don't know whether this course is the right level for you, please contact the College by phone or e-mail. We will be happy to speak with you and help you decide what course would be best for you.

Do I need to buy a textbook?

No textbook is required as tutors provide all materials. However, if you want to buy a dictionary, ask your tutor in the first class which dictionary they recommend.

Abbey's Bookshop (131 York Street, Sydney NSW 2000) offers a 10% discount to Sydney Community College students.

Classes

English 201: Conversation Skills Course

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$199 Limited GST free / $149 / $159.20 / $179.10
This course is open to everyone including international students, visitors, migrants or workers – no student visa required.

If there isn't a class to suit you, please join our waitlist and we will notify you when we have places available. Join waitlist for English 201: Conversation Skills Course

If there isn't a class to suit you, please join our waitlist and we will notify you when we have places available. Join waitlist for English 201: Conversation Skills Course

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