Languages

Express Yourself: Songwriting 101 with Johanna

Want to turn that ditty in your head into an actual song, but have no idea where to start? Or your poetry on a page into a musical piece? Want to try your hand at music writing – words and sounds that says something to the world? Or that makes people feel something? Or just …

  • 17th Apr, 2024
  • 6:15pm - 7:45pm (AEST)
  • Level 3 Rooms 14, 15/37 Swanston St, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia

Explore A Japan Less Travelled with Andrew (online)

Dreaming of sushi, samurai, and sakura? Contemplating joining the many Australians who have made Japan the top tourist destination in 2023? Make your first trip as unique as the Land of the Rising Sun itself! There is more to Japan than Castles, Cat Cafes, and Cherry Blossoms – find out about everything from hiking, Japan’s …

  • 23rd Apr, 2024
  • 6:15pm - 7:30pm (AEST)
  • Online
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Learn to Write Calligraphy with Océane (online)

Put down your phone, step away from the text messages and embrace handwriting again. Not just any old handwriting, but Calligraphy! Turn your messages and love letters into real works of art. Your teacher Oceane knows a thing or two about calligraphy. As a French native, cursive handwriting is still an important part of French …

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Free Your Creative Writing Voice with Liliane (Online)

Bust the ‘talent myth’, overcome ‘writer’s block’, and learn three strategies that are guaranteed to produce powerful writing! Whether you’ve been writing privately for years or haven’t written since your school days, this confidence-building course will guide you in accessing your creative voice and learning how to maximise the impact of your written work. Don’t …

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Pardon My French: How to Swear Properly in French with Océane

Sacrebleu ! P**n, petit fripon, malotru, m***e, tu m’énerves ! French may be well known as a language of manners, but they also know how to curse! Learning swear words in another language is always good for a laugh. But it can also be really informative about cultural contexts and history. Discover with us the …

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Intro to Historical Linguistics with Theresa (Online)

What do J.R.R. Tolkien, Friedrich Nietzsche, and Amy Adams have in common? They’re all historical linguists!* Learn about the history of language in a 75-minute introductory class on Historical Linguistics. Together, we will explore how this field has developed, and the changing meanings of words and language. This class is suitable for people who have never heard of …

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Create a Confident Elevator Pitch with John (Online)

What’s it all about? Do you struggle to answer the question, ‘So, tell me about yourself’? Does talking about yourself make you feel awkward?Do you get tongue tied when trying to sell yourself in an interview or when pitching for new business?If you’re an introvert and dislike or struggle to talk about yourself, then this …

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Pardon My French: How to Swear Properly in French with Océane

Sacrebleu ! P**n, petit fripon, malotru, m***e, tu m’énerves ! French may be well known as a language of manners, but they also know how to curse! Learning swear words in another language is always good for a laugh. But it can also be really informative about cultural contexts and history. Discover with us the …