Arrernte

The Arrernte Beginners course covers Central and Eastern Arrernte, the local Indigenous language of Alice Springs (Mparntwe).  

 

Beginners

The beginners course is for those with no knowledge or experience with the Arrernte language.

 

Course Topics:
  • Pronunciation
  • Greetings and introductions
  • Directions
  • Basic conversation
  • Basic grammar and sentence structure

 

This is an 8 week course with classes held every Tuesday evening from 5:30pm - 7:00pm. 

 

Dates: Each Tuesday evening from 15 October to 3 December 

Time: 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Course fees: $240 - includes 1x Central & Eastern Arrernte Picture Dictionary

Location: Alice Springs Language Centre | 56 Milner Road, Alice Springs

 

Continuers

The continuers course is for those who have completed our beginners course or have some limited knowledge of the Arrernte language. The course will further develop skills and content covered in the beginners course. 

 

This is an 8 week course with classes held every Tuesday evening from 5:30pm - 7:00pm. 

 

Dates: Each Tuesday evening from 15 October to 3 December 

Time: 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Course fees: $200

Location: Alice Springs Language Centre | 56 Milner Road, Alice Springs

 

 

Register Online Beginners
Register online for Arrernte Beginners
Download Registration Form
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Register Online Continuers
Register online for Arrernte Continuers

Cancellations: All courses are subject to minimum numbers and may be cancelled at short notice if insufficient numbers are received. Registrations close two days prior to the course start date. If we cancel your course you will be notified and offered your choice of credit for another course, or a full refund by bank transfer. Cash refunds will not be given. Students who withdraw from the course due to personal circumstances will not be given a refund. Credit transfer for future courses may be given to students who withdraw due to serious illness or injury. This is to be determined on a case by case basis.