Wits Language School


WITS LANGUAGE SCHOOL 2008 part-time courses in African, Asian and European languages start from Saturday, 9th of February

Ideal for
– working people who need to learn a new language for business    purposes
– people who are planning to travel overseas
– anyone wanting to learn and deepen their appreciation of an    additional language and culture

Beginner courses
No prior knowledge of the language is required

South African Languages
South Sotho
South African Sign Language

European Languages

Asian and Eastern Languages
Mandarin Chinese

Advanced courses
Also starting in February in most African, Asian and European languages. If you have some knowledge of the language contact Alessia in order to book a pre-course assessment, Tel: (011) 717 4155.

Conversation courses
In French, Portuguese and Spanish for students who have mastered the basics of the language and would like to maintain their fluency (not available for beginners).


BEGINNER (entry-level courses)

South African languages
R 2.850-00 + R 85 Wits University Access card (once-off cost)
Includes course material
Three month course

European and Asian languages
R 3.050-00 + R 85 Wits University Access card (once-off cost)
Includes course material
Three month course

Tuition days
Lessons are on a Saturday morning from 09h00 to 13h00 OR
Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 18h00 to 20h00

Only some courses are offered on both tuition slots.
Selected courses are offered on a Monday and Wednesday evening.

Consult the detailed Schedule of Dates on the website alongside for specific course dates or email Wits Language School for more information (details alongside).

To register
Complete a registration form and make a deposit of R 500 by Thursday, 31st of January.
Register online OR download and complete a registration form in hard copy.

After Thursday, 31st of January you will receive confirmation of the course and the balance of payment will be required.

Course confirmation is subject to a minimum of nine student registrations.

In selected cases (higher levels or lesser-taught languages) courses can be started with a minimum of six students. These courses will be offered as Semi-Private tuition and are arranged in agreement with the registered students. Different rates apply.

Wits Language School is situated on the West Campus of Wits University in Braamfontein. Lessons are held on Wits University East and West campuses. Wits Language School will provide all information relevant to course venues on confirmation of the course.

Quality tuition
Wits Language School is proud to offer the highest quality of language tuition. Here are more reasons to choose Wits Language School:

– Facilitators are trained and experienced language teachers
– Classes are interactive and stimulating
– The focus is on learning to speak and communicate    effectively
– Courses are certified by Wits University and are SAQA    aligned
– Established track record

List of services
– Corporate, on-site courses in all WLS languages
– Private and small group tuition in all WLS languages
– English Communication courses
– English intensive courses for foreigners
– Certificate course in Teaching English to Speakers of Other    Languages (TESOL)
– Translation services
– Language policy and development for the workplace

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