Languages

french class

arabic class

french class

Register for Language Mini Courses on the Norris Box Office.

Beginning Cherokee 103 (6 weeks)

Instructor: Patrick Rochford

  • 6:30-8:00 PM, Mondays, April 17-May 22
  • Fee: $20 NU / $20 Public
  • Sponsored by the Office of the President's Native American and Indigenous People's Steering Group

Students will build upon the knowledge they have already gained in previous courses. Topics will include but are not limited to: greetings, conversational phrases, verb conjugation, and grammar structures. There will be a review session on the first night of class to accommodate new students.

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Beginning French (6 weeks)

Instructor: Majlinda Dode

  • 6:30-8:30PM, Wednesdays, April 19-May 24
  • Fee: $71 NU / $81 Public

Take on this beautiful language in a relaxed setting. Whether you are picking up French for the first time, or coming back after years away, this is the class for you! Introductory French classes introduce basic vocabulary and expressions used in everyday situations. Beginning lessons cover how to listen, read, write, and speak in social and travel situations.

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Beginning Spanish (6 weeks)

Instructor: Azucena Granja

  • 6:00-7:30PM, Tuesdays, April 18-May 23
  • Fee: $71 NU / $81 Public

You’ll be speaking Spanish in no time! This beginner’s course covers the fundamental rules of the language in a fun, creative manner.

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Intermediate Spanish (6 weeks)

Instructor: Azucena Granja

  • 7:30-9:00PM, Tuesdays, April 18-May 23
  • Fee: $71 NU / $81 Public

Whether you've taken Beginning Spanish or your Spanish is just a little rusty, pick up where you left off and take your Spanish to the next level! This intermediate course will continue to explore grammar, vocabulary, and provide the opportunity to practice all that you learn. 

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Learning Italian through Song! (6 weeks)

Instructor: Idilia Copertino

  • 7:00-9:00 PM, Wednesdays, April 19-May 24
  • Fee: $71 NU/ $81 Public

In this course, we will use modern Italian songs as an instrument to access and analyze the language and some interesting aspects of contemporary Italian culture. In each lesson, we will work on a different song analyzing its specific grammar points and vocabulary and reusing them through targeted communicative activities. Jovanotti, Vasco Rossi, Battisti e Zucchero are only some of the artists we will focus on. Students must be able to ask and answer basic questions in Italian before taking this course. 

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Arabic for Non-Native Speakers (6 weeks)

Instructor: Rima Muhsen

  • 6:30-8:30PM, Thursdays, April 20-May 25
  • Fee: $71 NU/ $81 Public

Aimed to develop Arabic language skills and Modern Standard Arabic (reading, writing, speaking, and listening) through studying and practicing the Arabic Alphabet, basic short vocabulary which will get the student engaged with the Arabic language, and Arabic culture.

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English as a Second Language (ESL) (6 weeks)

Instructor: Briana Kozak

  • 6:00-7:30 PM, Wednesdays, April 19-May 24
  • Fee: $71 NU/ $81 Public

This course will continue providing English language instruction and conversational practice for pre-intermediate and intermediate English adults. Students will become more familiar with grammar structures and vocabulary through reading, writing, listening, and speaking. This course will also focus on the cultural component of English language learning.

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