Italian Classes Starting on Monday, September 18, 2017 at the Beautiful Columbus Foundation Townhouse at 8 East 69th Street.
Classes held every Monday at 6:30 pm for 11 sessions with a focus on conversational fluency, expression and culture. Fee $300.
In the event you are not sure of your level, we will provide placement guidance.
Beginners l: Introduction to the Italian language, grammar, pronunciation and culture for students who have not studied Italian. Study basic expressions and structures; introduce present and future tenses.
Beginners l(a): Continue work on conversational development involving basic expressions and structures; reinforce and practice present and future tenses; introduce the past (passato prossimo.)
Beginners 2: Introduce and practice speaking and writing in more complex tenses: past (passato prossimo), imperfect, conditional; continue development of proper pronunciation and conversational fluency.
Intermediate l: Review and reinforce use of grammar learned in previous levels; introduce more complex structures, with added emphasis on speaking and presentation skills.
Intermediate 2: Introduction to Italian literature (i.e. novels, short stories); continue study of advanced grammar; develop and practice conversational fluency and presentation skills.
Advanced: Enhance and reinforce understanding of Italian literature (i.e. novels, short stories, poetry) and culture ; review complex grammar and fine- tune conversational-presentation skills.
Registration: September 18, 2017 at the Columbus Citizens Foundation or by mail. We will be available to answer any questions about the courses or your level starting at 5 pm. on the 18th . For registration forms and information about the classes contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 646 320 0372.