The KZN School of Wine offers an online distance learning option for the wine enthusiast who wishes to study with more flexibility and for those who wish to gain a WSET qualification but find that it is difficult to attend regular classes.
Studying online offers students the flexibility to fit their studies around their commitments and lifestyle. The online distance learning course is designed to give you the freedom to complete the course in your own time at any time.
The course is delivered through a series of lectures and slide shows via video download. There is no time constraint and students can complete the course in a day, month or year. Students gain support from a WSET tutor and have access to a database of online practice exams.
PROGRAMME OUTLINE - How wine is made and other factors influencing the style of wine - Key white grape varieties - Key black grape varieties - Wine-producing regions of the world - Sparkling wines - Sweet wines and fortified wines - Label terminology - Food and wine pairing - 1 hour multiple-choice examination Level 2 Award in Wines Specification
A basic foundation and knowledge of wine is required, however, candidates do not have to complete Level 1 in order to enrol in Level 2.
Please note that wines are not included in the online courses.
Tasting pack (Optional) R1 800 Online students may opt for a tasting pack to include one international wine per week, together with tasting notes and key information about the wines. This helps to calibrate your tasting skills with a WSET tutor.
SELF STUDY OPTION: R 5 000
Course Dates Online courses are available monthly. Please contact us for dates.