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American Sign Language 1

$55

with Kandyleigh Provencher

Apr 24, 2017 at 6 pm, runs for 8 weeks
This course is for individuals interested in learning American Sign Language (ASL). In addition to an introductory discussion about the deaf culture, the course will cover basic principles in the use of sign vocabulary and facial grammar in conversational ASL.
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American Sign Language 2

$55

with Kandyleigh Provencher

Apr 24, 2017 at 7:35 pm, runs for 8 weeks
This course is for individuals interested in continuing to learn American Sign Language (ASL). Having taken ASL 1 is a prerequisite.
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Arabic

$82

with Ahmed Jasim

Apr 26, 2017 at 6 pm, runs for 8 weeks
Students will learn the basic concepts and writing system of the Arabic language, while also focusing on how to use modern Arabic in everyday life. Course topics include greetings, introductions, asking for and giving personal information, and basic vocabulary. The fundamentals of pronunciation will also be introduced.
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Arabic 2

$82

with Ahmed Jasim

Apr 25, 2017 at 6 pm, runs for 8 weeks
Students will learn how to introduce themselves and engage in simple conversation on a range of everyday topics. They will also be able to identify spoken words by parts of speech and distinguish between nominal and verbal sentence structures. Students will learn to read and write the complete Arabic alphabet. Proper pronunciation and the development of conversational proficiency are strongly emphasized as a foundation for further learning.
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French 1

$70

with Alain Nkulu

Apr 24, 2017 at 6 pm, runs for 8 weeks

Open to all students, this introductory French language course provides students with an opportunity to develop their French conversation and comprehension skills. Requirements: Purchase Mais Oui!, by Thompson and Phillips, ISBN: 978-0-547-05220-5, and the three CDs.

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French 1.5

$62

with Alain Nkulu

Apr 26, 2017 at 6 pm, runs for 8 weeks
This continuing French language class is open to students with one year of high school French or students who have completed French 1 with PAE. Requirements: Purchase Mais Oui!, by Thompson and Phillips, ISBN: 978-0-547-05220-5, and the three CDs.
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French 2

$62

with Alain Nkulu

Apr 26, 2017 at 7:35 pm, runs for 8 weeks
This course continues a student’s French language education, focusing on grammar. Prerequisite: Completion of French 1.5. Requirements: Purchase Mais Oui!, by Thompson and Phillips, ISBN: 978-0-547-05220-5, and the three CDs.
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Italian 1

$60

with Michele Fornaro

Apr 25, 2017 at 6 pm, runs for 8 weeks

This introductory course welcomes students to learn the Italian language. In addition to gaining basic Italian conversation skills, students will learn about the Italian culture and country. This course is for students who have had no previous experience with Italian. Requirement: Purchase Italian Made Simple, ISBN: 0-7679-1539-9.





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