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
July 10 – Aug 28
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Wednesdays (Metairie)
7:30-9:00
July 12 – Aug 30
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Thursdays
10:30-12:00
July 13 – Aug 31
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Saturdays
9:30-11:00
July 8 – Aug 26
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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
July 10 – Aug 28
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Wednesdays (Metairie)
6:00-7:30
July 12 – Aug 30
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Fridays
10:30-12:00
July 14 – Sep 1
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Saturdays
11:00-12:30
July 8 – Aug 26
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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
July 11 – Aug 29
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Thursdays (Metairie)
6:00-7:30
July 13 – Aug 31
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Saturdays
1:00-2:30
July 8 – Aug 26
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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
6:00-7:30
July 11 – Aug 29
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Thursdays
6:00-7:30
July 13 – Aug 31
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Saturdays
1:00-2:30
July 8 – Aug 26
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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
July 8 – July 29
2:30-4:00
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Tuesdays
Session 2B
Aug 1 – Aug 22
10:30-12:00
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Saturdays
Session 2B
Aug 5 – Aug 26
2:30-4:00
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