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Learn NZ Sign Language during term 4

Sign up to the New Zealand Sign Language (NZSL) introductory course running in term four. Learn how to finger-spell the alphabet, basic phrases, numbers, some university specific vocabulary and basic grammar. No previous NZSL experience is required and the course is open to both students and staff.

Classes will be held each Thursday of term four from 12.00 – 12.50pm in the Puaka-James Hight building. The course costs $60 and class dates are 13, 20, 27 Sept, 4, 11 and 18 Oct.  Handouts are provided and there is no structured homework with the course, but practicing what you have learnt between classes is encouraged to enhance your learning.

Sign up today to learn New Zealand’s third official language. Simply email Nicola McDonald nicola.mcdonald@canterbury.ac.nz for details and a form to enrol.

Sign up for NZ Sign Language course at Dovedale

It’s not too late to sign up for New Zealand Sign Language introductory course, starting 27 August at Dovedale campus.

NZSL tutor Julie Fraser will be taking the introductory sign language course. Past students have commented on how complementary learning sign language is to their education training.

The course covers finger-spelling alphabet and basic phrases, numbers, some university specific vocabulary and basic grammar. No previous NZSL experience is required and the course is open to both students and staff.  Handouts are provided and there is no structured homework though practicing signs between classes is encouraged to enhance your learning.

Classes will be held on Mondays, 1.00pm – 2.00pm on 27 August, 3, 10, 17 and 24 September and cost $60.00. For more information and to sign up email Nicola McDonald on nicola.mcdonald@canterbury.ac.nz

 

Introductory NZ Sign Language course at Dovedale

An introductory course to New Zealand Sign Language will be held on Dovedale campus during August and September. This is a great opportunity for College of Education, Health and Human Development | Te Rāngai Ako me te Hauora students and staff to take part in the course.

The course covers finger-spelling alphabet and basic phrases, numbers, some university specific vocabulary and basic grammar.  No previous New Zealand Sign Language experience is required and the course is open to students and staff.  Handouts are provided and there is no structured homework though practicing signs between classes is encouraged to enhance your learning. 

Classes will be held on Monday 27 August and  3, 10, 17 and 24 September from 1.00pm – 2.00pm. The cost is $60.00.  A minimum of 12 attendees is needed for the course to start. The course is also held at the Ilam campus regularly during term time. For more information or to register contact nicola.mcdonald@canterbury.ac.nz