Murwillumbah Community College (RTO 90044)

Excellence in Adult & Community Education

Music Dance and Language

Guitars For Beginners – The Next Level with David Ash.

Be guided by a professional guitar teacher in learning the basic fundamentals of guitar playing. The course will cover an introduction to chords, song playing and reading music. For those who already have a knowledge of chords, come and continue to learn.
Players with experience also welcome as the course can be structured around existing abilities.

What to bring: Own Guitar
Date: 6 x Mon starting 19th February.

Time: 9.00am – 10.00am. Fee: $97 Conc: $88.

Argentinian Social Tango with Peter Newell.

Enrol yourself and your partner into this introductory course on Argentinian Social Tango. Through connection, movement and music, a feeling that is danced will bring joy to you and your partner. Improve your balance, social skills and physical fitness. This course is
for total beginners and if you have danced before and doesn’t require a high level of fitness. If you can walk you can learn to tango. Each lesson will involve 1 hour class and
one hour of tango practice.

Date: 6 x Wed starting 21st Feb. Time: 6.30pm – 8.30pm. Fee: $170 for 2 people Conc: $153.

Japanese for Beginners with Katsuko Nara.

This course is a great introduction to the beautiful Japanese Language. Whether you are planning a trip abroad or interested in Japanese history or culture, here is your chance to practice and develop Japanese language skills.

Date: 6 x Tuesdays starting 6th February. Time: 6.00pm—8.00pm. Fee: $162 Conc: $146.

PARLEZ-VOUS FRANCAIS? with Monique Lavail.

If you have had several years of French as beginners then this course is for you. Basics such as primary verbs in the present tense, days, numbers, time, money, travelling and question words should be familiar to you. Practise these again speaking with the tutor and your peers to build up your confidence in striking up a conversation in French. Pas de problèmes!
Date: 7 x Fridays starting 9th February. Time: 10.00am – 12.00pm. Fee: $216 Conc: $195.

Introduction to Auslan with Joanne Heighes.

Learn basic Auslan. Become familiar with finger spelling, skills for conversation and a cultural understanding of the deaf community.  Auslan is a fascinating language to study and an excellent way to communicate, not only with the deaf/hearing impaired but also for
people who are non-verbal or with a disability in our community. The tutor will demonstrate a quirky, upbeat way to help remember your signing skills.

Date: 3 x Tues starting 20th February. Time: 6.00pm – 8.00pm.  Fee: $81 Conc: $73.

Auslan – The Next Stage with Joanne Heighes.

Continuing on from Auslan, this course will bring new signs, more conversation skills and a greater awareness of the Deaf Culture. Designed to expand on the use of Auslan and to build up confidence where sign language is needed.

Date: 3 x Tuesdays starting 13th March. Time: 6.00pm – 8.00pm.  Fee: $81 Conc: $73.