Learn Vietnamese Level 3

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Course description

Learn to speak Vietnamese in Sydney with this Level 3 continuer’s class.

Whether you want to learn Vietnamese language for business, travel or just for fun, you’ll take your skills even further with this informal, practical and interactive course in the Sydney CBD.

This Level 3 course will help you go beyond the basics to build your vocabulary and fluency for a more rewarding level of conversation. You will consolidate your understanding of the language and culture, extend your understanding of the written language and have opportunities to further practise and develop your skills in listening, speaking, reading and writing in Vietnamese.

This course is suitable for:
Students who have completed approximately 40 hours of previous learning, for example ‘Vietnamese Level 1’ and ‘Vietnamese Level 2’ or equivalent.

Learning objectives

By the end of the course, you will have learned how to:

  • build and extend grammar knowledge
  • speak more confidently with correct pronunciation and grammar and extended vocabulary – topic based conversations/discussions
  • read to gain understanding of details and general ideas
  • use conversational skills to solve problems, ask questions, to participate in exchange of views according to the Vietnamese etiquette
  • appreciate the Vietnamese culture, geography and customs
  • become familiar with a variety of resources and materials in the Vietnamese language.

The curriculum may be adapted slightly to suit the needs of the class.

Course textbook

Please purchase the course textbook and bring it to each class:

Colloquial Vietnamese – The Complete Course for Beginners
ISBN: 9780415436083

The textbook costs approximately $50 for the book only. There is also a multimedia version (approx. $90) that also includes audio files for listening (optional). Your tutor has the audio for class use, but you may wish buy this for home use.

You can purchase the textbook from Abbeys Bookstore (131 York Street, Sydney). It is close to the CBD campus and offers a 10% discount to Sydney Community College students.

Please note: sometimes a course start date is postponed until there are enough enrolments. It is therefore wise to purchase your textbook after your course has been confirmed (usually within three working days of the proposed start).

What to bring to class

Please bring your textbook, a notebook and pen to every class.

Avoid disappointment. Enrol early.

Please ensure that you have given a valid email and mobile number as all course changes will be communicated via sms or email.