NOVICE

Develop basic language skills and a general understanding of communicating in Italian. After completion, students will be able to speak in present tense and be able to read and write basic sentences. Proficiency goal on the ACTFL scale: Novice High. No prerequisite.

Mondays
6:00-7:30
April 17 – June 12
(No class May 29)
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Wednesdays (Metairie)
7:30-9:00
April 19 – June 14
(No class May 31)
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Thursdays
10:30-12:00p
April 20-June 15
(No class June 1)
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Saturdays
9:30-11:00
April 22- June 17
(No class May 27)
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INTERMEDIATE

Students will continue to build upon their knowledge and skill of the language and learn more vocabulary and grammar so they will be able to speak more about basic everyday situations. Students will also be using past tense. Proficiency goal on the ACTFL scale: Intermediate Low.

Mondays
7:30-9:00
April 17 – June 12
(No class May 29)
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Wednesdays (Metairie)
6:00-7:30
April 19 – June 14
(No class May 31)
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Fridays
10:30-12:30
April 21 – June 16
(No class May 26)
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Saturdays
11:00-12:30
April 22- June 17
(No class May 27)
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ADVANCED

Recommended for students who have completed the Beginning Italian courses and are approaching a conversational level. Students will increase their proficiency and will be able to speak about basic situations using present, past and future tenses. Proficiency on the ACTFL scale: from Intermediate High to Advanced Low.

Tuesdays
6:00-7:30
April 18-June 13
(No class May 30)
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Thursdays (Metairie)
6:00-7:30
April 20 – June 15
(No class June 1)
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Saturdays
1:00-2:30
April 22-June 17
(No class May 27)
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SUPERIOR

For experienced students who want to improve their proficiency by practicing comprehension, conversation, and review. Proficiency on the ACTFL scale: Superior.

Tuesdays
7:30-9:00
April 18 – June 13
(No class May 30)
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Thursdays (Metairie)
6:00-7:30
April 20 – June 15
(No class June 1)
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Saturdays
1:00-2:30
April 22 – June 17
(No class May 27)
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TRAVELERS COURSE

For those with no previous knowledge of Italian to effectively communicate in your travels.(e.g. for meeting and greeting others, requesting information, ordering in a restaurant and asking for directions) You will learn a specific set of key expressions and cultural tips you will encounter in Italy.

Saturdays
Session 1
2:30-4:00
April 22 – May 13
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Saturdays
Session 2
2:30-4:00
May 20 – June 17
(No class May 27)
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