Introduction to Russian

Introduction to Russian

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Introduction to Russian – Sydney Course

This is a great introductory course to the beautiful Russian language. You will learn basic language that is needed in everyday situations, in the workplace, or whilst travelling.

You will learn pronunciation, vocabulary and popular phrases that will come handy in a work or travel context. Along with spoken Russian, you will learn to read and write the Russian alphabet, common words and familiarise yourself with the basic grammar rules.

The class is interactive and all students will participate in conversations and communicate with each other in Russian, pretending that they are in a live situation. The class is designed to be flexible and cater for the needs and wants of every student involved. Students who already have a basic understanding of Russian are welcome to come too as the structure will allow every student to gain extra knowledge.

By the end of this course, you will be able to have a basic conversation with someone in Russian.

Macquarie Community College operates from a range of venues across North and Western Sydney. We have campuses in Carlingford, Chatswood, Mt Druitt, Richmond and many more. Enrol today or enquire now!

Course Outline

In this Russian language course, you will learn:

  • Greetings
  • Colours
  • Numbers
  • Days of the week, month
  • Words and skills how to form a sentence
  • Introducing the concept of gender in the Russian grammar (in Russian language each noun has a gender)
  • Present themselves
  • Introducing people to each other
  • Body parts – Directions and movements
  • Introduction of Russian culture and traditions
  • Working on pronunciation
  • Introduction of the alphabet

Course Outcome

At the end of this Russian course the students will be able to:

  • Greet other people
  • Use basic expressions and sentences while shopping, at the coffee shop, at the doctor’s office, travelling etc

What to bring

Please bring a:

  • Notebook and a pen.

Course notes are provided and no textbooks are required.


This Introduction to Russian course is for the complete beginner and and assumes no prior knowledge of the language.

Delivery Mode

The course will be run in the classroom environment, whiteboard will be used. As this is not an accredited course the class is run with no pressure and in a friendly atmosphere.