Centre for Continuing Education

Thai Course 302 (Level 10)

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 301 or who have completed 220 hours of recent face-to-face tuition or equivalent.

Continue to develop conversation both formally and informally in a variety of situations, such as discussing and expressing opinions about news and current affairs, describing life and work, and exploring more culture and the values of people. Using media and passages, participants will practise reading news headlines, reading comprehension, pronunciation and definitions. Each reading has a new vocabulary list where new and difficult words are introduced. It will also include writing short summaries and written answers from reading articles.

Content

  • Values and beliefs, past and present
  • More contemporary issues
  • People and community in Australia
  • News in brief, current affairs

It will also cover the follow grammar structures:

  • More using expression with 'hai'
  • Using final particles in several ways to express selves, ja, sa, rue plaw, ter, ler, na kh
  • Using ‘thuuk’ in a negative sense and using ‘dai rap’ in a positive sense
  • Using ‘naa’ as a prefix added to verbs having the meaning of 'should / might like to'

Prescribed Text

  • Poomsan Becker, Benjawan, Thai for Intermediate Learners, Paiboon Publishing, ISBN 97818875210177 – for grammar structure
  • Poomsan Becker, Benjawan, Thai for Advanced Readers, Paiboon Publishing, ISBN 1-887521-03-8 – for reading

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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.

Features

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.