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Language Classes

Planning a trip? Learn to speak and understand languages from around the world! UNM Continuing Education features a robust language program with classes taught by native speakers. From Spanish to Korean, we help you get started on the journey of language learning. We have advanced courses in many languages so that you may continue to enhance and practice your new language skills. Learn a new language, for business, social or cultural purposes. Language classes fill quickly, so register early.


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Languages - Upcoming Classes

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Know how to speak Italian in the present and past tenses? We will engage in conversations about everyday life topics with the aid of short stories, games, cartoons, pictures, movies, advertising materials and role playing. Students should have an intermediate understanding of Italian grammar and sentence structure Taking Italian I-III before this class is strongly recommended. This is not a beginning class.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development.

Section WIA-PD

09603
$85
4/26/17 - 5/24/17
Wed 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Cristina Baccin
CE South Building

Registration for this section opens 3/26/17

Learn Italian with games, role playing and recipes. This is the class to take if you want to develop confidence with a new language. Start to converse on everyday subjects in Italian. Explore a new world through learning Italian while having fun! Note: Required Text: Italian Espresso-Italian course for English Speakers - Beginner and pre-intermediate by Gruppo ItaliaIdea, Alma Edizioni, Firenze, Edition 2014 (ISBN 978-8861823549).

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Section WIA-PD

09612
$110
3/7/17 - 4/6/17
Tue, Thu 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Cristina Baccin
CE South Building

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Continue to enhance your Italian language skills. Learn the basics to start conversing on everyday subjects in present tense. We will use various methods such as games, role playing, and others to guide you through your language learning. This class is for students who followed through level Italian Beginning I (or with some practice and knowledge of Present Tense). Required Text: New Italian Espresso-Italian course for English Speakers- Beginner and pre-intermediate by Gruppo ItaliaIdea, Alma Edizioni, Firenze, Edition 2014 (ISBN 978-88-6182-354-9).

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development

Section SPA-PD

09613
$110
4/25/17 - 5/25/17
Tue, Thu 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Cristina Baccin
CE South Building

Registration for this section opens 3/6/17

Build on your knowledge of sign language in this advanced course. You

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Section WIA-PD

09618
$95
3/22/17 - 5/10/17
Wed 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Maria Isabel Haverkamp
CE South Building

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Continue the conversations you started in Conversational Spanish Part I. You

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Section WIA-PD

09626
$95
3/20/17 - 5/8/17
Mon 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Matilde Machiavello
CE South Building

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Continue the conversations you started in Conversational Spanish Part I. You

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Section WIB-PD

09626
$95
3/20/17 - 5/8/17
Mon 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Maria Isabel Haverkamp
CE South Building

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The focus of this course is on speaking. Activate what you have learned in Russian before and learn new conversational expressions useful for traveling to Russian-speaking countries or for conversing with your Russian-speaking friends. The course will cover basic everyday situations, like ordering a meal at a restaurant, asking for directions in town, shopping, sharing and inquiring about personal information and many other depending on the students' interests and academic needs. The course is taught my a native speaker of Russian. Prerequisite: Russian II, or higher.

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Section SPA-PD

09636
$110
3/28/17 - 5/11/17
Tue, Thu 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Elena Patterson
Garfield Middle School

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Online Languages Classes

Language and Arts|Languages

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All Language and Arts|Languages classes have run for Fall 2015. Winter classes will display on November 31, 2015.


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