Centre for Continuing Education

Thai Course 201 (Level 5)

Thai. Learn Thai with us.

If you want to learn to speak Thai, our Thai classes are ideal for adult learners to enjoy a practical and social experience while you learn Thai language and culture. Learn Thai the smart way with Thai courses at CCE, the University of Sydney.

Suitable for those who have completed all levels up to 104 or who have completed 95 hours of recent face to face tuition.

During this course, you will develop better skills in communicating in a variety of situations. You will be able to recognise more different font styles and read and write more complex text.


This course covers the following topics:

  • Working with people, values, exchange experience and ideas
  • Talking about plans, future, professions, attitudes, making suggestions
  • Cooking, the kitchen, having dinner with friends
  • More places around town, looking around in the city
  • Types of housing, renting and buying accommodation

Note: This outline is subject to flexible reschedule and reorder as well as additions.


This course is delivered as a series of interactive workshops where active participation is encouraged.

Prescribed text

Thai for Intermediate Learners by Benjawan Poomsan Becker (Paiboon Publishing) ISBN 9781887521017

Thai for Intermediate Learners CD by Benjawan Poomsan Becker (Paiboon Publishing) ISBN 9781887521499

Based on the above text. The text is used for activities and forms the basis for consolidation and practice.

Textbooks should only be purchased after confirmation is received from us. This usually occurs up to 5 days prior to commencement.

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Take your enrolment confirmation and a copy of this page to the Language Book Centre to receive a 10% discount off the price of the recommended text.

Please note that in some cases, our suggested supplier may not stock your prescribed text. Please check stock availability prior to signing up for any membership.

Please Note

Selected Language and Culture courses that teach spoken language may include use of language immersion (course instruction in the selected language) as part of the training strategy.


Language courses are offered in four terms each year during January, April, July and October. Try our Language Proficiency Calculator to work out which language level is right for you.