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NZSL 102 (university paper)

Wellington

Victoria University of Wellington - Kelburn Campus

Course overview:
Victoria University offers an elementary NZSL course in the second trimester annually.

This course builds on beginner's knowledge of NZSL with a continued focus on understanding and using the language in everyday situations. Lectures and readings provide background information about the Deaf community and the structure of NZSL. Students will extend their mastery of core vocabulary and grammatical structures, using these in dialogues and short narratives. A schedule of weekly topics will be handed out separately. The course will expand comprehension and expressive skills in the Learning Objective areas (refer to web link).

Type of tuition: Class

Course category: NZSL Level 1

Tutor: Sara Pivac Alexander

NZSLTA category: Qualified

Coordinator: Sara Pivac Alexander

INZSL Level 2

Dunedin
Dunedin

7:15 pm - 9:15 pm

30 sessions

University of Otago (specific venue to be confirmed) - 362 Leith Street, North Dunedin, Dunedin 9016

Course overview:
This 30 week course is designed for those who have completed NZSL level 1 or have learned a minimum of 60 hours. Your trained NZSL is a qualified teacher with many years experiences. A fun way of continue learning NZSL with practical and conversational skills. Course cost for the whole year $380

Type of tuition: Class

Course category: NZSL Level 2

Tutor: Josje Lelijveld

NZSLTA category: Qualified

Course cost: $380

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NZSL 201 (university paper)

Wellington

Victoria University of Wellington - Kelburn Campus

Course overview:
Victoria University of Wellington offers "NZSL201 - Intermediate NZSL A" course annually in the first trimester.

The course will extend the receptive and expressive skills of students who have a foundation in NZSL, and will examine cultural perspectives and issues relevant to the Deaf community. Teaching will focus on increasing students' vocabulary, expressive fluency, knowledge and use of grammatical structures in NZSL.

There are only 20 places available. The course is full for 2020.

Type of tuition: Class

Course category: NZSL Level 2

Tutor: Sara Pivac Alexander

NZSLTA category: Qualified

Coordinator: Sara Pivac Alexander

NZSL 202 (university paper)

Wellington

Victoria University of Wellington - Kelburn Campus

Course overview:
Victoria University offers "NZSL 202 - Intermediate NZSL B" paper in the second trimester annually.

This course will develop intermediate signers’ receptive and expressive proficiency in NZSL for everyday dialogic and monologic communication purposes. Learners will extend their repertoire of NZSL structures and appreciation of the social-cultural context of NZSL use in Deaf community.

Limited places.

Type of tuition: Class

Course category: NZSL Level 2

Tutor: Sara Pivac Alexander

NZSLTA category: Qualified

Coordinator: Sara Pivac Alexander

NZSL Beginners 1a

North Shore
Auckland

Thursday 5 December 2019 - Thursday 20 February 2020

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

8 sessions

Raewene Center - Chelsea Bay Lounge, 33 Rawene Rd, Birkenhead, Auckland

Course overview:
Learn New Zealand Sign Language on Auckland's North Shore over Summer! This is an 8-week beginner course in Dec-Feb (with a break for Christmas). NZSL is a beautiful language and an official language of NZ. Our fun interactive courses follow the NZSL community education curriculum and our tutors are all members of the New Zealand Sign Language Teacher's Association. Certificates are recognised in NZ and will be issued at the end of the course.
***NOTE: This course comes with a special rate as the class will be filmed for training purposes for NZSL Tutors.

Dates:
5th Dec- 19th Dec (3 weeks)
3 week break
16th Jan -13 Feb (5 weeks) (No class 6th Feb Waitangi Day)

Type of tuition: Class

Course category: NZSL Level 1

Tutor: Victoria Lessing

NZSLTA category: Qualified

Coordinator: Jaime Brown

Course cost: $80

MySign NZSL Online course - Beg (Part 3)

Your Place
New Zealand

Monday 3 February 2020 - Monday 23 March 2020

6:40 pm - 7:40 pm

Course overview:
Learn NZSL (New Zealand Sign Language) online via MySign!

You will still have a class and a qualified NZSL tutor to teach you and it is fully interactive - just online! 8 weeks online course starting Monday, 3rd February 6.40pm - 7.40pm. This is suitable for students who have completed NZSL Beginners (Part 2) or have completed approximately 12-15 hours of learning NZSL in the past.

The cost is $129 for the full 8-week course. This includes weekly handouts.

Dates: 3/2, 10/2, 17/2, 24/2, 2/3, 9/3, 16/3 and 23/3.

Please note registering online confirms your registration and commits you to the course. A confirmation email will be sent a couple of days before your course starts. Please see the cancellation policy for any further information.

If you have any questions, you are welcome to email to [email protected]

Type of tuition: Online

Course category: NZSL Level 1

Tutor: Various Tutors

NZSLTA category: Qualified

Coordinator: Merge NZ

Course cost: $129

MySign NZSL Online course - Beg (Part 1)

Your Place
New Zealand

Tuesday 4 February 2020 - Tuesday 24 March 2020

6:40 pm - 7:40 pm

Course overview:
Learn NZSL (New Zealand Sign Language) online via MySign!

You will still have a class and a qualified NZSL tutor to teach you and it is fully interactive - just online! 8-week online course starting Tuesday, 4th February 6.40pm - 7.40pm. This is suitable for students who have no previous knowledge of NZSL.

The cost is $129 for the full 8-week course. This includes weekly handouts.

Dates: 4/2, 11/2, 18/2, 25/2, 3/3, 10/3, 17/3 and 24/3.

Please note registering online confirms your registration and commits you to the course. A confirmation email will be sent a couple of days before your course starts. Please see the cancellation policy for any further information.

If you have any questions, you are welcome to email to [email protected]

Type of tuition: Online

Course category: NZSL Level 1

Tutor: Various Tutors

NZSLTA category: Qualified

Coordinator: Merge NZ

Course cost: $129

MySign NZSL Online course - Beg (Part 5)

Your Place
New Zealand

Wednesday 5 February 2020 - Wednesday 25 March 2020

8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Course overview:
Learn NZSL (New Zealand Sign Language) online via MySign!

You will still have a class and a qualified NZSL tutor to teach you and it is fully interactive - just online! 8 weeks online course starting Wednesday, 5th February 8pm - 9pm. This is suitable for students who have completed NZSL Beginners - Part 4 (or done approximately 18 - 20 hours of NZSL tuition in the past)

The cost is $129 for the full 8-week course. This includes weekly handouts.

Dates: 5/2, 12/2, 19/2, 26/2, 4/3, 11/3, 18/3 and 25/3.

Please note registering online confirms your registration and commits you to the course. A confirmation email will be sent a couple of days before your course starts. Please see the cancellation policy for any further information.

If you have any questions, you are welcome to email to [email protected]

Type of tuition: Online

Course category: NZSL Level 1

Tutor: Various Tutors

NZSLTA category: Qualified

Coordinator: Merge NZ

Course cost: $129

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MySign NZSL Online course - Int (Part 3)

Your Place
New Zealand

Thursday 6 February 2020 - Thursday 26 March 2020

6:40 pm - 7:40 pm

Course overview:
Learn NZSL (New Zealand Sign Language) online via MySign!

You will still have a class and a qualified NZSL tutor to teach you and it is fully interactive - just online! 8 weeks online course starting Thursday, 6th February 6.40pm - 7.40pm. This is suitable for students who have completed NZSL Intermediate (Part 2) or have completed approximately 48 - 50 hours or have done Level 1c in Adult Community Education classes in the past.

The cost is $129 for the full 8-week course. This includes weekly handouts.

Dates: 6/2, 13/2, 20/2, 27/2, 5/3, 12/3, 19/3 and 26/3.

Please note registering online confirms your registration and commits you to the course. A confirmation email will be sent a couple of days before your course starts. Please see the cancellation policy for any further information.

If you have any questions, you are welcome to email to [email protected]

Type of tuition: Online

Course category: NZSL Level 1

Tutor: Various Tutors

NZSLTA category: Qualified

Coordinator: Merge NZ

Course cost: $129

NZSL Level 1 (beginners)

Katikati
Bay Of Plenty

Saturday 8 February 2020 - Saturday 4 April 2020

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

8 sessions

Katikati Community Resource Center - 45 Beach Rd, Katikati

Course overview:
NZSL Level 1a introduction learners to New Zealand Sign Language (NZSL), the language of the Deaf community and one of the official languages in New Zealand. The beginners' course is suitable for those with no prior knowledge of NZSL. This course will focus on receptive skills and mastering basic communicative functions in NZSL.

Type of tuition: Class

Course category: NZSL Level 1

Tutor: Vikki Wright

NZSLTA category: Qualified

Coordinator: Amanda Earl

Course cost: $40