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El Patio is Melbourne's most popular language school!

What makes learning at El Patio so great:

  • Excellent teachers
  • Lots of classes
  • Friendly school
  • Flexible timetable
  • Our lessons are fun!

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What are our classes like?

You're going to love our classes and teachers! El Patio specialises in Spanish, with short courses for beginners through to proficiency. Classes are small, serious - and importantly - fun! You'll be in a group with other like-minded people who are all wanting to learn and improve. 

Our Conversation Courses are the perfect opportunity to practice and consolidate what you've been learning in class or to kick-start your studies at El Patio.  

LIVE and ONLINE at HOME!

In response to new requirements on social distancing, all El Patio classes have now been made into live online classes. This has been like making a brand new school! But we're so glad we did, as everyone's study experience has not been interrupted! More than that, we've discovered just how convenient and practical classes from home can be! 

If you're wondering how it all works, read Hints and Guidelines for Zoom Classes for instructions.


Students say ...

  • Great class which is challenging and interesting. Teacher and resources good also. Appreciated the encouragement to bring in Spanish food and wine! - Tiffany Gourley

  • I'm loving my Spanish Class at El Patio. The Tutors are expert in teaching, are really helpful - and also very patient! - Clare Coffield

  • We started this term in Elementary 1 with Jorge and are having a ball! After each class we get on a high from the fun that we have each class. Jorge is an excellent teacher who has a really good understanding of languages and is able to explain things very clearly - Maddie Wooster

What you practise ...

  • hablar del pasado (pretérito imperfecto-pretérito indefinido)
  • hablar del futuro (futuro simple/si+presente de indicativo+futuro simple)
  • expresar una acción pasada anterior a otra acción pasada (pretérito pluscuamperfecto)
  • narrar hechos de nuestra vida, expresar experiencias personales
  • expresar esperanza, deseos sobre el futuro (presente de subjuntivo)
  • describir el carácter de una persona, hablar de relaciones personales
  • describir problemas, pedir consejo
  • describir una ciudad, expresar opiniones
  • relatar sucesos, anécdotas, bromas…
  • formular hipótesis sobre el futuro

No textbooks needed for this course

Study materials are included in the course fee.


Find a Class

Class Starting Location Price
Mon Wed Fri Tue Thu 6-9pm In 1 month (11/01/2021) Online Centre $375.00 $325.00
Tue Thur Mon Wed Fri 10am-1pm In 1 month (12/01/2021) Online Centre $375.00 $325.00
Tue Thur Mon Wed Fri 6-9pm In 1 month (12/01/2021) Online Centre $375.00 $325.00

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