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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!

Students say...

"After becoming frustrated at my lack of progress with their competitor, I received a recommendation for the classes at El Patio. Since enrolling I have never looked back, the teachers are knowledgeable, the students are great, the classes are fun, and my Spanish quickly improved enough to converse confidently with the locals when I arrived in Latin America "

- Angela Hayhurst


"I've LOVED the program so far. El Patio has a great program which has kept me constantly engaged"

- Sam Dowling


“That class was excellent and so was Marta. I think once people have tried online lessons they'll be hooked.”

- Clare, El Cheapo Introductory


"El Patio is a great community for learning. The teaching style and delivery is focused, encouraging and genuine. 

- Anonymous survey participant, 2018


“After each class we get on a high from the fun that we have each class.”

- Maddie Wooster


“We've been very impressed with the quality of the teachers!”

 - Lindsay Hussey

What you learn ...

  • talking about likes, dislikes and interests (the verb GUSTAR)
  • possessives (mi / is / tu / tus / su / sus)
  • use of diacritical accents (the difference between que and qué, etc.)
  • quantifiers (mucho / bastante / poco etc.)
  • using some irregular verbs (VOLVER, EMPEZAR, SALIR and others)
  • ordering activities (primero / después / luego / antes de / después de)
  • talking about daily routines using reflexive verbs (me levanto / te levantas …)
  • using frequency markers (siempre / todos los días / a menudo / pocas veces …)
  • asking / telling time (¿qué hora es? / son las cinco y cuarto)
  • talking about food
  • ordering in a bar / restaurant (¿qué va a tomar? / un vino por favor)
  • direct object pronouns (lo / la / los / las)

Textbooks are needed for this course!

Find a Class

Class Starting Location Price
Mondays 6-7.30pm In 4 weeks (19/07/2021) Northcote (Westgarth) $375.00 $360.00
Tuesdays 5.30-7pm In 4 weeks (20/07/2021) Online Centre $375.00 $360.00
Thursdays 6-7.30pm In 4 weeks (22/07/2021) Melbourne (CBD) $375.00 $344.99
Thursdays 8-9.30pm In 4 weeks (22/07/2021) Northcote (Westgarth) $375.00 $344.99

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