Learn Russian for Beginners

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Learn beginners conversational Russian in Sydney CBD.

Russia. Known for the Red Square, its vodka, its incomprehensible alphabet, its beautiful people and its rich culture.

Whether you wish to travel to Russia, want to connect with your ancestors' roots or plan to do business there, this course will help you to acquire basic language skills and know-how.

Be introduced to the Russian language and culture, learn to read, count, write and apply the words learnt to various semantic fields, such as shopping, travel, basic conversation and more.


By the end of this Learn Russian for Beginners course you should be able to

  • introduce yourself and introduce other people in the group
  • provide personal information
  • read, write and count
  • converse with others
  • apply words learnt to various situation
  • build up your vocabulary, useful for various themes such as travel, house, shop, theatre, and more.
  • lay a great foundation to enable you to improve your language skills further.

Ideal for

This course is designed for beginners with no previous learning in Russian.

Course content


  • Introduction and greetings in Russian
  • Personal Information
  • Numbers, alphabet, reading, writing and pronunciation
  • Monologue: tell us about yourself and your surroundings in Russian
  • Communication: converse with others using common phrases, questions and answers
  • Make up your own short stories and improvise talking with others
  • Learn a poem or a song


  • Number and cyrillic alphabet
  • Verbs, adjectives, prepositions
  • Gender rules, plural vs singular, negation vs affirmation
  • Stress, pronunciation, transliteration and phonetic rules


Please purchase the course textbook.

Russian Phrases for Dummies
ISBN-13: 9780470149744

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.

We recommend purchasing your textbook after your course has been confirmed (usually within three working days of the proposed start).
The textbook is not included in enrolment fee.
If you would like to inquire about the current price, please call Abbeys Bookstore on: (02) 9264 3111

Please bring to class

  • Textbook
  • A notebook and pen

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.


Learn Russian for Beginners

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$375 Limited GST free / $300 / $337.50

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