Southern Vietnamese Language (Course 1)

Course Title: Southern Vietnamese For Beginners (Course 1)
Location/Day/Time: Online/Any/Any
Textbook: Southern Vietnamese For Beginners – Everything Is the Same, Just Different! (included with the online course)
Required Materials: Computer, Tablet, or Smartphone
Prerequisites: There are no prerequisites for this course.
Contact Info:
Instructor: Lyn


Course Description: In this course, you will learn the correct way to say alphabets, vowels, beginning consonant clusters, and tones in the Southern Vietnamese Dialect.
Course Objectives: The goal of this course is to help you learn how to read, listen, and speak words made up of (1) vowels only, (2) consonant + vowel, and (3) beginning consonant cluster + vowel.
  • Section 101 – The Alphabets
  • Section 102 – The Vowels
  • Section 103 – Consonant Clusters
  • Section 104 – The Tones
Instructional Methods: Lecture, PowerPoint, Reading Assignments, Flashcard Practice
Assessment/Evaluation: Graded Exams


Accounts: Google Email Account (Gmail) is required.
Hardware: Internet Connection, WIFI, Computer, Tablet, or Smartphone
Applications: Google Classroom APP (optional)

We recommend all our students use the Chrome browser.

  • Chrome (current version is 80)
  • Firefox (current version is 74)
  • Windows only: Internet Explorer 11, Microsoft Edge
  • Mac only: Safari (current version is 13)

After paying for the course, you will be directed to a classroom access page (You must enter c1″ to access the classroom access information page.)

This Online Vietnamese Language Course is only the first part of the Southern Vietnamese for Beginners Course. After completing Course 1, Course 2, and Course 3, you will be able to read, speak, and better enabled to listen to the Southern Vietnamese dialect.