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Beginner Conversational Italian

Learn grammar essentials and parts of speech, while focusing on speaking.

Instructor: Maria Chiacchio, a native Italian

Course One Information

Dates/Time: Tuesday, 6:00 to 8:00 pm, 8 weeks, 1/28 to 3/25 (no class 2/18)

Location: Methuen

Cost: $189 + $15 materials fee

CRN: 114 Course Number: LANG1005 Section: MA

Course Two Information

Dates/Time: Tuesday, 6:00 to 8:00 pm, 8 weeks, 4/29 to 6/17

Location: Methuen

Cost: $189 + $15 materials fee

CRN: 503 Course Number: LANG1005 Section: MB


Intermediate Conversational Italian

Learn how to ask questions and converse with others at the airport, marketplace, and restaurant. Students will focus on conversation.

Instructor: Maria Chiacchio, a native Italian

Course Information

Dates/Time: Tuesday, 6:00 to 8:00 pm, 8 weeks, 4/8 to 6/3 (no class 4/22)

Location: Methuen

Cost: $189 + $15 materials fee

CRN: 141 Course Number: LANG1008 Section: MA


Beginner French

Course will combine conversation skills with some reading and writing. Start with the alphabet, numbers, pronouns, and the most frequently used verbs. Oral expression will be strongly encouraged as well as oral comprehension through listening to tapes in class.

Please purchase and bring your textbook to the first class: The Everything French Book with CD, 2nd< Edition, ISBN 978-1-5986-9412-3.

Instructor: Sonia Safi

Course Information

Dates/Time: Tuesday, 6:00 to 8:30 pm, 8 weeks, 1/28 to 3/25 (no class 2/18)

Location: Methuen

Cost: $189

CRN: 115 Course Number: LANG1025 Section: MA


Intermediate French

You will learn how to ask questions and get directions, and you will work on your pronunciation. This class uses the same text as Beginner French: The Everything French Book with CD, 2nd Edition, ISBN 978-1-5986-9412-3. Please bring your textbook to the first class.

Instructor: Sonia Safi

Course Information

Dates/Time: Tuesday, 6:30 to 8:30 pm, 8 weeks, 4/8 to 6/3 (no class 4/22)

Location: Methuen

Cost: $189

CRN: 142 Course Number: LANG1026 Section: MA


Beginner Conversational Italian

Planning a trip to Italy? Do you have Italian relatives with whom you want to converse? Or perhaps you just want to learn a new language. Lessons are based on real situational exercises, grammar drills, conversations, and role-playing games, and listening exercises to improve pronunciation.

Please purchase your textbook before class begins and bring the textbook to the first class. Textbook: Learn Italian the Fast and Fun Way, 3rd Edition, ISBN 978-0-7641-2530-0.

Instructor: Jennifer Tarbox

Course One Information

Dates/Time: Wednesday, 6:00 to 8:30 pm, 7 weeks, 3/5 to 4/16

Location: Riverwalk

Cost: $179

CRN: 147 Course Number: LANG1075 Section: RWA

Course Two Information

Dates/Time: Wednesday, 6:00 to 8:30 pm, 7 weeks, 4/30 to 6/11

Location: Riverwalk

Cost: $179

CRN: 505 Course Number: LANG1075 Section: RWB


Introduction to German

Learn the alphabet, definite and indefinite articles, personal pronouns, and the conjugation of the most frequently used verbs, as well as various aspects of German culture. Class focuses on appropriate sentence construction using increasing vocabulary and grammar, along with an emphasis on correct pronunciation.

Please purchase your textbook prior to the first class and bring it to the first class meeting. Textbook: Learn German the Fast and Fun Way, 3rd Edition, ISBN 978-0-7641-2540-9.

Instructor: Leo Rute

Course Information

Dates/Time: Wednesday, 6:30 to 9:00 pm, 6 weeks, 3/5 to 4/9

Location: Methuen

Cost: $179

CRN: 143 Course Number: LANG1004 Section: MA


Intermediate German I

Following a review of Introduction to German, this class places an emphasis on vocabulary building, the construction of grammatically correct sentences, and pronunciation. The same text will be used as in Introduction to German. Please purchase your textbook prior to the first class and bring it to the first class meeting. Textbook: Learn German the Fast and Fun Way, 3rd Edition, ISBN 978-0-7641-2540-9.

Instructor: Leo Rute

Course Information

Dates/Time: Wednesday, 6:30 to 9:00 pm, 6 weeks, 4/30 to 6/4

Location: Methuen

Cost: $179

CRN: 145 Course Number: LANG1007 Section: MA


Beginner Conversational Spanish

Focuses on speaking the language with emphasis on pronunciation and intonation. Learn to converse in simple sentences and be prepared to advance to a higher level. Please purchase your textbook prior to the first class and bring it to the first class meeting. Textbook: Learn Spanish the Fast and Fun Way, 3rd Edition, ISBN 978-0-7641-2550-8.

Instructor: Gabriela Frentzel, a native Spanish speaker

Course One Information

Dates/Time: Wednesday, 6:00 to 8:00 pm, 8 weeks, 1/29 to 3/26

Location: Methuen

Cost: $189

CRN: 116 Course Number: LANG1000 Section: MA

Course Two Information

Dates/Time: Wednesday, 6:00 to 8:00 pm, 8 weeks, 6/18 to 8/6

Location: Riverwalk

Cost: $189

CRN: 504 Course Number: LANG1000 Section: RWA


Intermediate Conversational Spanish

Reviews basic structure. Emphasizes oral practice along with reading and writing to develop an active command of the language. Designed for those whose study of Spanish has been interrupted for a significant amount of time and for those who have had a little experience with Spanish. The same text will be used as in Beginner Conversational Spanish.  Please purchase your textbook prior to the first class and bring it to the first class meeting. Textbook: Learn Spanish the Fast and Fun Way, 3rd Edition, ISBN 978-0-7641-2550-8.

Instructor: Gabriela Frentzel, a native Spanish speaker

Course Information

Dates/Time: Wednesday, 6:00 to 8:00 pm, 8 weeks, 4/16 to 6/11

Location: Methuen

Cost: $189

CRN: 146 Course Number: LANG1001 Section: MA