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Learn a New Language

The ability to communicate in more than one language opens tremendous opportunities for employment and personal enjoyment. At NECC we are committed to helping you learn a new language so you can improve communications, better understand other cultures or, at the very least, prepare for a fabulous trip abroad.
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Arabic

Arabic

Introduction to Arabic*

Learn standard Arabic. Class will combine speaking with some reading and writing. Start learning the alphabet, numbers, and basic vocabulary and most common verbs. Please purchase and bring your textbook to the first class: “Arabic in 10 Minutes a Day”, ISBN 978-1-9318-7332-1 with CD or new digital download. Instructor Sonia Safi, experienced multi-lingual foreign language instructor.

Instructors: Sonia Safi

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Location: Haverhill
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Intermediate Arabic*

You will learn how to ask questions, ask for direction and travel to Arabic speaking countries. Reading and writing will also be encouraged. Uses the same textbook from Beginner Arabic. Please purchase and bring your textbook to the first class: Arabic in 10 Minutes a Day., ISBN# 1-9318-7332-1 with CD or new digital download. Instructor: Sonia Safi, experienced multi-lingual foreign language instructor.

Instructors: Sonia Safi

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Location: Haverhill
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French

French

Introduction to 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: “French in 10 Minutes a Day”, new edition, ISBN 978-1-9318-7329-1.  Instructor: Sonia Safi, experienced multi-lingual foreign language instructor.

Instructor: Sonia Safi

Course Information

Dates/Time: Thursdays, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm, 8 weeks,  1/9/2020-2/27/2020
Location: Haverhill
Cost: $239
CRN:112 Course Number: LANG1025 Section: OWA

 

Intermediate French

Students will learn how to ask questions, get directions, and work on your pronunciation. Use the same text from Intro to French. Please purchase and bring your textbook to the first class: “French in 10 Minutes a Day”, new edition, ISBN 978-1-9318-7329-1.

Instructors: Sonia Safi

Course Information

Dates/Time: Thursdays, 10:00 am to 12:00 am, 4 weeks, 11/14/2019 to 12/12/2019 ( no class 11/28)
Location: Haverhill
Cost: $119
CRN: 678 Course Number: LANG1026  Section: OWC

Dates/Time: Thursdays, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm, 8 weeks, 3/5/2020 to 4/23/20209
Location: Haverhill
Cost: $239
CRN: 113 Course Number: LANG1026  Section: OWA

German

German

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 978-0764125409.

*Course may be offered in the future

Italian

Italian

Beginner Conversational Italian

Are you planning a trip to Italy, have Italian relatives that you want to converse with or perhaps you just want to learn a new language? Learn grammar, parts of speech, and focus on speaking. Lessons use real situation conversation, role play, grammar drills and listening exercises to learn the language and improve pronunciation.  Instructor: Laureen Laffey,  experienced Italian instructor.

Instructor: Laureen Laffey

Course Information

Dates/Time: Wednesdays, 6:00 pm- 8:30 pm, 7 weeks, 1/22/2020 to 3/4/2020
Location: Haverhill
Cost: $239
CRN:107 Course Number: LANG1075 Section: OWA

Intermediate Italian

Building on what you learned in Beginner Conversational Italian, we will concentrate on oral practice, review basic structure, reading and writing to develop a greater command of the language. Instructor: Antonietta Diskin, native experienced instructor.
Instructor: Antonietta Diskin

Course Information

Dates/Time: Will be offered Fall 2020
Location: Haverhill
Cost: $239
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Spanish

Spanish

Beginner Conversational Spanish

Learn vocabulary, grammar and how to communicate in Spanish in this interactive class that includes lots of activities like games, conversation, reading and role playing. This class will focus on speaking the language with emphasis on pronunciation.  Instructor: Wilberto “Willy” Mejias, experienced Spanish instructor.
Instructors:  Willy Mejias

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Dates/Time: Wenesdays, 6:00 to 8:00 pm, 8 weeks,  1/22/2020-3/11/2020
Location: Haverhill
Cost: $239
CRN: 253 Course Number: LANG1000 Section: OWA

Beginner Conversational Spanish II

Emphasizes the oral practice; review of basic structure; reading & writing to develop active command of the language. Designed for those whose study of Spanish has been interrupted for a significant amount of time & for those who have had a little experience with Spanish..  Instructor: Wilberto “Willy” Mejias, experienced Spanish instructor.

Instructor: Willy Mejias

Course Information:

Dates/Time: Wednesdays, 6:00 pm-8:00 pm, 8 weeks, 3/25/2020 to  5/13/2020
Location: Haverhill
Cost: $239
CRN: 254 Course Number: LANG1001 Section: OWA

Additional Information

if interested in any of these courses and there is enough community interest, a course may be created to accommodate prospective students. Please email:
Sandy Zappala
szappala@necc.mass.edu

 


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