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  • French

    Bonjour! Our series of Beginning French courses will introduce you to the grammar and vocabulary used in a variety of situations. In an engaging and no-pressure atmosphere, you'll learn to greet others and present yourself, give and ask for information used in daily life conversations and be able to describe different objects. As you progress through the series, you'll be able to engage in deeper conversations, express your opinions, and communicate in professional or more formal environments. Courses are designed to be taken sequentially, with subsequent classes reviewing and reinforcing your previous learning.Instructor Tyler Short teaches in-person English, Spanish, German, Russian, and French lessons in the Minneapolis area. He received his first B.A. in Linguistics and a second B.A. in German Studies from the University of Minnesota. He has experience working as a teaching assistant, a private tutor, and a freelance writer for TakeLessons.com since 2008. Co-sponsored by Minneapolis Community & Technical College. 12 CH/1.2 CEUs Please register at www.minneapolis.edu/continuinged or call 612.659.6500. Course tuition is $145 per class Save! Register for two levels of French for $240. Enter LANG at checkout on MCTC site (link above). (Discounts applied in error will be reversed.)
  • Spanish

    Quieres hablar Español?  This series provides a foundation of Spanish grammar, while introducing basic vocabulary for daily situations. Courses are designed to be taken sequentially, with subsequent courses reviewing and reinforcing your previous learning. Conversational practice and other exercises are led in a fun and no-pressure atmosphere, making the courses ideal for beginners or as a refresher for those with rusty" Spanish skills. A series of four classes is approximately equivalent to one year of high school or one semester of college Spanish.Instructor, Tyrel Nelson studied in Venezuela and Spain while attending the University of Minnesota. After graduating with a B.A. in Journalism and Spanish Studies, he spent a couple of years working with Habitat for Humanity. Tyrel subsequently moved to Ecuador to teach English for twelve months. Co-sponsored by Minneapolis Community & Technical College. 12 CH/1.2 CEUs Please register at www.minneapolis.edu/continuinged or call 612.659.6500. Course tuition is $145 per class Save! Register for two levels of Spanish for $240. Enter LANG at checkout at MCTC site (link above) (discounts taken in error will be reversed).