Welcome to Learn Vietnamese with Annie

Classes

One-to-one (online)

1. Scheduling

Flexible times from 8:00AM – 8:30PM

Please send your availability to [email protected] and you level of Vietnamese and we'll get back to you within 12 hours.

2. Class duration and frequency

Options: 30 minutes / 1 hour / 1 hour 15 minutes / 1 hour 30 minutes.

At least 1 hour/week (For 30-minute class, you have to do 2 classes/week).

3. Course options

  • Complete beginner: 20 – 24 hours

  • Elementary courses (levels E1 – E6): 20 – 24 hours/level

  • Intermediate courses (levels I1 – I6): 20 24 hours/level

  • Upper intermediate courses (levels I7 – I12): 20 – 24 hours/level

4. Materials

  • For complete beginner + elementary level:

 - Vietnamese As A Second Language 1 & 2, HCMC National University Publishing House

 - Vietnamese level A 1 & 2, The Gioi Publishing House

 - Learn Vietnamese With Annie Podcast

  • For intermediate level:

 - Vietnamese As A Second Language 3, HCMC National University Publishing House

 - Vietnamese level B, The Gioi Publishing House

 - Learn Vietnamese With Annie Podcast

5. Method

  • Language competency is achieved through exposure and communication. Thus, we aim to maximize student speaking time in the class.

  • Students speak Vietnamese from day one.

  • Vietnamese is not just the subject of the class. It’s the environment of the class. The use of English and other languages is kept to a minimum.

  • We teach authentic Southern dialect Vietnamese. Our aim is to equip people to understand and communicate with real Vietnamese people. (Not characters in textbooks!)

6. Teachers

  • Each of our teachers has at least one of the following: a degree in languages or linguistics / a language-teaching certificate / a minimum 2 years’ language-teaching experience.

  • Our teachers are experienced language learners, as well as teachers. They each speak at least one or two second languages fluently.

See more about our teachers here.

One-to-one (in-person)

1. Scheduling

Flexible times from 7:30AM – 9:30PM Vietnam time (GMT +7)

Convert your time here: http://www.thetimenow.com/

For students of countries that institute Daylight Saving Time (DST), please pay attention to the time change. DST is currently not practiced in Vietnam.

Please send your availability to [email protected] and you level of Vietnamese and we'll get back to you within 12 hours.

2. Class duration and frequency

Options: 30 minutes / 1 hour / 1 hour 15 minutes / 1 hour 30 minutes.

At least 1 hour/week (For 30-minute class, you have to do 2 classes/week).

3. Course options

  • Complete beginner: 20 – 24 hours

  • Elementary courses (levels E1 – E6): 20 – 24 hours/level

  • Intermediate courses (levels I1 – I6): 20 24 hours/level

  • Upper intermediate courses (levels I7 – I12): 20 – 24 hours/level

4. Materials

  • For complete beginner + elementary level:

 - Vietnamese As A Second Language 1 & 2, HCMC National University Publishing House

 - Vietnamese level A 1 & 2, The Gioi Publishing House

 - Learn Vietnamese With Annie Podcast

  • For intermediate level:

 - Vietnamese As A Second Language 3, HCMC National University Publishing House

 - Vietnamese level B, The Gioi Publishing House

 - Learn Vietnamese With Annie Podcast

5. Method

  • Language competency is achieved through exposure and communication. Thus, we aim to maximize student speaking time in the class.

  • Students speak Vietnamese from day one.

  • Vietnamese is not just the subject of the class. It’s the environment of the class. The use of English and other languages is kept to a minimum.

  • We teach authentic Southern dialect Vietnamese. Our aim is to equip people to understand and communicate with real Vietnamese people. (Not characters in textbooks!)

6. Teachers

  • Each of our teachers has at least one of the following: a degree in languages or linguistics / a languageteaching certificate / a minimum 2 years’ language teaching experience.

  • Our teachers are experienced language learners, as well as teachers. They each speak at least one or two second languages fluently.

See more about our teachers here.

Group classes

23 October 2017

*Course details:

  • Course code: GV1.10.17
  • Start date: 23 October 2017
  • End date: 14 December 2017
  • Number of students: 6
  • Class time: Monday and Wednesday 7:15 - 8:45PM
  • Number of sessions: 16
  • Course length: 24 hours (8 weeks)
  • Tuition fee: 2,700,000
  • Location: 72/7 Tran Quoc Toan, Ward 8, District 3, Ho Chi Minh City

June 6, 2016

*Course details:

  • Course code: Ẻ3.06.17
  • Start date: June 6, 2016
  • End date: July 27,2017
  • Number of students: 4 - 6
  • Class time: Tuesday & Thursday 6:30 - 8:00PM
  • Number of sessions: 16
  • Course length: 24 hours (8 weeks)
  • Tuition fee: 2,700,000VND
  • Location: 72/7 Tran Quoc Toan, Ward 8, District 3, Ho Chi Minh City

June 6, 2016

*Course details:

  • Course code: B2.06.13
  • Start date: June 6, 2016
  • End date: July 27,2017
  • Number of students: 4 - 6
  • Class time: Tuesday & Thursday 2:00 - 3:30PM
  • Number of sessions: 16
  • Course length: 24 hours (8 weeks)
  • Tuition fee: 2,700,000VND
  • Location: 72/7 Tran Quoc Toan, Ward 8, District 3, Ho Chi Minh City

June 5, 2017

*Course details:

  • Course code: B2.06.17
  • Start date: June 5, 2017
  • End date: July 26,2017
  • Number of students: 4 - 6
  • Class time: Monday & Wednesday 2 - 3:30PM (could be negotiated with the group)
  • Number of sessions: 16
  • Course length: 24 hours (8 weeks)
  • Tuition fee: 2,700,000VND
  • Location: 72/7 Tran Quoc Toan, Ward 8, District 3, Ho Chi Minh City

June 5, 2017

*Course details:

  • Course code: B1.06.17
  • Start date: June 5, 2017
  • End date: July 26,2017
  • Number of students: 4 - 6
  • Class time: Monday & Wednesday 9:30 - 11:30AM
  • Number of sessions: 16
  • Course length: 24 hours (8 weeks)
  • Tuition fee: 2,700,000
  • Location: 72/7 Tran Quoc Toan, Ward 8, District 3, Ho Chi Minh City

June 5, 2017

*Course details:

  • Course code: I3.06.17
  • Start date: June 5, 2017
  • End date: August 9, 2017
  • Number of students: 4 - 6
  • Class time: Monday & Wednesday 7 - 7:15PM
  • Number of sessions: 20
  • Course length: 25 hours (10 weeks)
  • Tuition fee: 3,000,000VND
  • Location: 72/7 Tran Quoc Toan, Ward 8, District 3, Ho Chi Minh City

May 16, 2017

*Course details:

  • Course code: E1.05.17
  • Start date: May 16, 2017
  • End date: Jul 06, 2017
  • Number of students: 4 - 6
  • Class time: Tuesday and Thursday 2:00 - 3:30PM
  • Number of sessions: 16
  • Course length: 24 hours (8 weeks)
  • Tuition fee: 2,700,000VND
  • Location: 72/7 Tran Quoc Toan, Ward 8, District 3, Ho Chi Minh City

Regulations

In the interest of effective learning and teaching, here are our school regulations that we hope you will follow:

1. All payments are non-refundable.

2. Special rules for private classes:

* Occasional cancellations:
-  24-hour notification needs to be given to the teacher (via phone or email), otherwise the class will be charged as usual.
- An extension will be offered if the student cannot finish the course in time due to health problems, bad weather, business trips, etc. After this extension the remaining tuition fee becomes invalid.

01 week extension for : 5-hour course, 10-hour course (2 lessons or more per week);

02 week extension for : 10-hour course (1 lesson per week), 20-hour course (2 lessons or more per week), 24-hour course (2 lessons or more per week, 90 minutes/lesson);

03 week extension for: 24-hour course (1 lesson per week, 90 minutes/lesson).

-  If for some reason you have to abandon the course before completion, no refund will be offered. However you have the option of nominating a replacement student who can attend the remaining lessons in your place.

* Rescheduling lessons:

If you have to skip a scheduled lesson but still want to complete the number of lessons in that week as scheduled, here are the alternatives:

     a. have Skype classes when you're away, and / or

     b. reschedule the lesson (if a suitable time can be agreed by the student and the teacher).

3. Special rules for group classes:

* Individual occasional cancellations:

Free make-up lessons in another group class MAY be offered, if a suitable class exists. If private make-up lessons are required, students will be billed at the private tutorial rate.

* Individual long-term cancellations:

Students can nominate another person to take their place in the class. Otherwise, after the duration of the course, the remaining tuition fee will become invalid.

* Group cancellation:

- A written notice must be given to the teacher at least 01 week in advance. Otherwise, all the members of the group will be charged normally.

- The maximum of group cancellation is 2 times for the whole course. All the members of the group will be charged normally for each following group cancellation.

- If the teacher has to be absent for any reason, a substitute teacher or make–up class(es) will be arranged for the group.

We accept Paypal, credit card, bank transfer and cash at our office. 

1. One-to-one classes

*30 minute, 1 hour or 1 hour 15 minute class

Number of hours                           VND                                               USD

1                                                 300,000                                            15

5                                              1,425,000                                            72                                          

10                                            2,700,000                                            135                                                                        

20                                            5,100,000                                            255

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*30 minute, 1 hour or 1 hour 30 minute class      

Number of hours                        VND                                                  USD                                                                

1,5                                             450,000                                            22.5       

6                                             1,710,000                                            81          

12                                           3,240,000                                            162        

24                                           6,120,000                                            306

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2. Group classes

*20 hour course (1 hour or 1 hour 15 minute class)

                2 persons                            3,200,000/person                            

                3 persons                            2,700,000/person                            

                4 persons or more                2,400,000/person                            

*24 hour course (1 hour 30 minute class)                                                                                         

                2 persons                            3,600,000/person                            

                3 persons                            3,000,000/person                                            

                4 persons                            2,700,000/person            

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    Harry Nguyen
    Podcast subscriber
  • Đức has been an amazing teacher and I'm grateful and lucky to have him with us for the past two months. I like the way your school organizes the courses. It's been a blast.

    Olivia Huang
    Student
  • ...A big thanks to cô Hồng for teaching me the basic Vietnamese. In those past few weeks, Hồng did a terrific job in teaching me what I find the most important to learn first: the Vietnamese phonetic writing system and some other topics.

    Yan Kuo
    Student