SHORT COURSE

WSET Level 1 Award in Wines

Description

An introductory level wine course suitable for those either starting career in the wine or hospitality industry, or those pursuing a personal interest in wine.

For individuals new to wine study this qualification provides a hands-on introduction to the world of wine. You’ll explore the main types and styles of wine through sight, smell, and taste, while also gaining the basic skills to describe wines accurately and make food and wine pairings.

Topics covered include:
- The main types and styles of wine
- Common wine grapes and their characteristics
- How to store and serve wine
- The principles of food and wine pairing
- How to describe wine using the WSET Level 1 Systematic Approach to Tasting Wine® (SAT)
- Introduction to Australian wine regions and styles

Assessment is by a closed-book exam of 30 multiple-choice questions.

On successful completion of the exam you will receive a certificate and lapel pin.


ONLINE DELIVERY

Online study offers students the flexibility to complete their study at a time and place that suits them. Blended and custom options are available for Regional or in house and require a minimum number of students.

While WSET online courses are a great option for many, it is important to be aware of the following requirements:
- Samples are not included in the cost of an online course.
- WSET examination is held on campus with the exam date specified at the time of enrolment. If you are unable to attend in person a remote invigilated exam can be arranged at a cost to the student.

How does the WSET Online Classroom work?
- Each course has a set start and finish date, with clear guidelines on progression, however there are no fixed times to log-on as there is no "live" delivery of content. Students can complete their learning at times that suit them.
- Students will learn through a range of independent and/or group activities supported by videos and quizzes, designed to achieve the required learning outcomes to prepare for the examination.
- Throughout the course students will have access to a subject-specialist educator who’ll provide feedback on any assigned exercises and respond to course related queries.
- Students will retain access to the course materials for a year after the course concludes

You will need access to a computer and/or HTML 5 compatible mobile or tablet with the following minimum requirements: Internet explorer 10, Firefox 25.0, Safari 6. Chrome 30.0 or other HTML compatible web browser with JavaScript and cookies enabled; Adobe Reader X1 or equivalent; internet access (broadband recommended).

Specification for this course can be accessed by clicking on the WSET® logo below.

  • There are no entry requirements for this course however participants must be at least 18 years of age.

Short Course Delivery Locations Some short courses can provide accreditation for industry-specific registration, while others merely provide skills and knowledge in the subject area. Concession prices are available for some courses.

Location

Online

Start Date

Mon 19 Aug 24

End Date

Sun 15 Sep 24

Class Times
Online - on campus exam at TAFESA Adelaide City campus Wednesday 25th September 2024 at 6pm.
Duration
4 weeks
Student Visa (500)

Current VISA holders eligible

Note

Students are required to purchase tasting samples.

Contact

Cost

$267.00 GST inc

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Location

Online

Start Date

Mon 30 Sep 24

End Date

Sun 27 Oct 24

Class Times
Online - on campus exam at TAFESA Adelaide City campus Tuesday 3rd December 2024 at 3pm.
Duration
4 weeks
Student Visa (500)

Current VISA holders eligible

Note

Students are required to purchase tasting samples.

Contact

Cost

$267.00 GST inc

Add to Cart
Location

Online

Start Date

Mon 28 Oct 24

End Date

Sun 24 Nov 24

Class Times
Online - on campus exam at TAFESA Adelaide City campus Tuesday 3rd December 2024 at 3pm.
Duration
4 weeks
Student Visa (500)

Current VISA holders eligible

Note

Students are required to purchase tasting samples.

Contact

Cost

$267.00 GST inc

Add to Cart

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