Centre for Continuing Education

Language and culture

Language and culture

Language and culture. Embrace other worlds.

New year discount –15% off Language courses

From 20 December to 31 March inclusive, receive 15% off Language courses when you enrol in two or more language course courses in the one transaction and one of you is a new student to CCE. All eligible courses appear in the Language and culture section of our website. The enrolments do not need to be in the same course. Please call the centre to claim this offer.t.

For more details please visit our fee concessions page.

Of course, learning a different language is not just for overseas travellers. You may want to gain a greater appreciation of your heritage, speak with friends from other countries, or you may simply enjoy the intellectual stimulation of learning another way to communicate.

Our experienced teachers can draw on all the resources of the University of Sydney. Enrol in a language and culture course at the Centre for Continuing Education and you’ll be learning a language in the most enjoyable, up-to-date and easiest way possible. Learn language the smart way with language and culture courses at CCE, the University of Sydney.

Russian Course 202 (Level 6)

Russian. Learn Russian with us. Level A2 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) Course activities include talking about health, asking others about their feelings, giving advice, and talking about necessities and obligations. This course will focus on various grammatical themes, such as imperfective and perfective aspects of verbs and the genitive case of plural nouns. Outcomes By the end of this course, you should be able to: have a good understanding... [More]
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Russian Course 202 (Level 6)

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This is a ‘fast track’ option in which learning is accelerated with meeting held daily for one week.

Japanese Course 101 (Level 1): Beginners

Japanese. Learn Japanese with us. Level A1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) This beginner’s course is suitable for those wishing to gain practical ability to communicate in Japanese in various situations in everyday life. No previous knowledge of the language is required. Outcomes By the end of this course, you should be able to: exchange greetings in Japanese give a simple self-introduction talk to someone briefly about your family talk about your... [More]
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Japanese Course 101 (Level 1): Beginners

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This is a ‘fast track’ option in which learning is accelerated with meeting held daily for one week.
Japanese Course 101 (Level 1): Beginners

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Japanese Course 101 (Level 1): Beginners

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Japanese Course 101 (Level 1): Beginners

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This is a ‘fast track’ option in which learning is accelerated with meetings twice weekly over four weeks.

Spanish Course 101 (Level 1): Beginners

Spanish. Learn Spanish with us. Level A1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) This beginner’s course aims to provide you with the ability to understand and use familiar Spanish expressions and basic phrases in order to satisfy simple daily needs. Grammatical themes will complement the acquired vocabulary and provide a framework for further verbal and non-verbal skills development. No prior knowledge of the language is required. Outcomes By the end of... [More]
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Spanish Course 101 (Level 1): Beginners

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This is a ‘fast track’ option in which learning is accelerated with meeting held daily for one week.
Spanish Course 101 (Level 1): Beginners

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Spanish Course 101 (Level 1): Beginners

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Spanish Course 101 (Level 1): Beginners

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This is a ‘fast track’ option in which learning is accelerated with meetings twice weekly over four weeks.
Spanish Course 101 (Level 1): Beginners

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German Course 102 (Level 2)

German. Learn German with us. Level A1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) Ideal for preparing for travel or work commitments, you will learn the basics of the language and build upon German 101. This course focuses on topics such as: office technology, leisure time activities, German food and travel. Grammatical elements including verb conjugations and nouns declensions are also introduced as you start to learn basic speaking, listening, reading and... [More]
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German Course 102 (Level 2)

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Arabic Course 103 (Level 3)

Arabic. Learn Arabic with us. Level A1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) This course explores the grammatical structure of the language and continues to develop your vocabulary skills through various reading, writing and speaking exercises. Outcomes By the end of this course, you should be able to: recognise plural verb conjugation agreement recognise the three types of plural and the non-human plural agreement ask and answer questions about... [More]
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Arabic Course 103 (Level 3)

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German Course 103 (Level 3)

German. Learn German with us. Level A1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) This course will expand on the work of German Course 101 and 102 (or equivalent). Your skills will be furthered through various class activities: talking about daily routines, about past events, asking for and giving directions and describe things. It will also improve your vocabulary for expressing your opinion, and your reading comprehension. Outcomes By the end of this... [More]
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German Course 103 (Level 3)

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Brazilian Portuguese Course 103 (Level 3)

Brazilian Portuguese. Learn Brazilian Portuguese with us. Level A1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) In this course you will learn how to make comparisons about people and places, talk about past activities and learn new grammatical structures. Various activities will assist in developing your verbal and non-verbal language skills. Outcomes By the end of this course, you should be able to: describe your daily routine make plans to meet someone talk... [More]
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Brazilian Portuguese Course 103 (Level 3)

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French Course 404 (Level 16)

French. Learn French with us. Level B1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) This course covers more complex areas of speech relating to clarity, accuracy and checking you’ve been understood. Your ability will be furthered by covering the grammatical themes of adverbial phrases, utilisation of pronouns, sensibility to different levels of language: formal versus conversational, use of slang in context. The grammatical component of this course is based on... [More]
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French Course 404 (Level 16)

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Russian Course 201 (Level 5)

Russian. Learn Russian with us. Level A1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) Students will learn how to express their appetite and order in a restaurant, describe various times of the day and seasons, and explain their daily routines. This material will utilise various grammatical themes to ensure correct sentence structure and competency in your verbal and non-verbal skills. Outcomes By the end of this course, you should be able to: talk about food,... [More]
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Russian Course 201 (Level 5)

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Spanish Course 301 (Level 9)

Spanish. Learn Spanish with us. Level B1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) This course aims to consolidate and develop your knowledge previously gained, as well as introduce more complex Spanish language structures which will allow for expression of feelings and opinions. Suitable for those who have completed all levels of Spanish up to 204 or those who have completed 195 hours of recent face-to-face tuition. Outcomes By the end of this course, you... [More]
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Spanish Course 301 (Level 9)

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