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NZSL course - Christchurch - Beg 1d
NZSL course - Christchurch - Beg 1d

Tue, 17 May


Canterbury Deaf Society

NZSL course - Christchurch - Beg 1d

Learn New Zealand Sign Language in this 8-week evening course. This is NZSL Beginner (Level 1d) course. Suitable for those students with previous knowledge of NZSL or have completed approx. 45-50 hours of NZSL tuition in the past. $150 for 8-week course incl. e-handouts, homework and certificate.

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Date, Time & Location

17 May 2022, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Canterbury Deaf Society, 80 Fitzgerald Avenue, Christchurch Central City, Christchurch

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About The Course

Join and learn New Zealand Sign Language (NZSL) course in Christchurch!

NZSL is a beautiful language, and an official language of NZ. This is a NZSL beginner 1d course - suitable for students who have completed 1a, 1b  and 1c courses (or have approximately 45-50 hours of NZSL skills). Certificate of Attendance and will be issued at the end of the course*.

Days: Tuesdays, 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Dates: 17/5, 24/5, 31/5, 7/6, 14/6, 21/6, 28/6 and 5/7 (8 weeks)

Level: NZSL Beginners 1d

Cost: $150 for 8 week course incl. handout/homework

Learning Outcomes: 

By end of term 2, Beginner 1d course, learners will:

Unit 8 - My Place

  • invite others, accept and decline invitations to their home
  • give and ask for addresses and contact details (e.g. email, mobile number)
  • describe identifying features of their home (e.g. two storey, brick, white fence)
  • understand and give simple directions to their homes
  • identify rooms in the house
  • name essential household items relevant for visitors (e.g. meals, toilet paper)

 Unit 9 - Events and Celebrations 

  • communicate about events, celebrations and holidays
  • talk about destinations (places) and modes of travel
  • describe and discuss plans
  • make interruptions (e.g. to ask a third person for information or suggest a different idea)

Ask your employer to cover the cost of the course as professional development! Please note that registering online confirms your place in the course. If your organisation/company is paying for your course fee, please email us and provide us their Reference/Purchase Order number. If you wish to organise installment payment plan, email to to arrange payment plan and Merge NZ will book the course for you manually. Please read our cancellation policy.

Minimum number of students applies - if minimum numbers are not meet course may be postponed or cancelled.

*Certificate of Attendance are on request and with 80% attendance being meet. This course is open to both vaccinated/unvaccinated students.


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