adults 18+

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We provide a friendly and interactive environment that emphasizes a communicative and natural approach to language acquisition. 

We offer instruction in Arabic, Chinese (Mandarin), French, German, Italian, Japanese, Spanish and more. We can tailor classes for individuals, groups, schools, or institutions throughout the larger Syracuse area for your convenience. Contact us to discuss your needs.

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FALL 2017 - LANGUAGE GROUPS

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CHINESE 1 Designed for the true beginner, someone who has had little or no previous experience with the Chinese (Mandarin) language. Participants will learn the basics of the Chinese (Mandarin) language with an emphasis on communication skills. Classes highly interactive.

Mondays 9/18/2017 to 11/27/2017 - 5:30 to 7:30 pm
Fee $300/ participant (10 weeks) - 
No class 11/20
Location - Syracuse, NY 

FRENCH 1 Designed for the true beginner, someone who has had little or no previous experience with the French language. Participants will learn the basics of the French language with an emphasis on communication skills. Classes highly interactive.

Fridays 9/22/2017 to 12/01/2017 - 5:30 to 7:30 pm
Fee $300/ participant (10 weeks) - No class 11/24
Location - Syracuse, NY 

FRENCH CONVERSATION Designed for people with a good foundation of the French language in need of review and practice.  Participants will be able to interact in French with a certain degree of fluency and spontaneity. Topics of discussion will vary according to the interests of each group.  

Saturdays 9/23/2017 to 12/02/2017 - 11:15 am to 12:15 pm
Fee $150/ participant (10 weeks) - No class 11/25
Location - Syracuse, NY 

ITALIAN CONVERSATION Designed for people with a good foundation of the Italian language in need of review and practice.  Participants will be able to interact in Italian with a certain degree of fluency and spontaneity. Topics of discussion will vary according to the interests of each group.  

Saturdays 9/23/2017 to 12/02/2017 - 10:0 am to 11:00 am
Fee $150/ participant (10 weeks) - No class 11/25
Location - Syracuse, NY 

Spanish 1

SPANISH 1 Designed for the true beginner, someone who has had little or no previous experience with the Spanish language. Participants will learn the basics of the Spanish languages with an emphasis on communication skills. Classes highly interactive

Tuesdays 9/19/2017 to 11/28/2017 - 5:30 to 7:30 pm
Fee $300/ participant (10 weeks) - No class 11/21
Location - Syracuse, NY 

SPANISH 2 Builds on effective basic communication skills in Spanish. Participants will practice Spanish in diverse- culturally authentic- situations. The focus is on improving confidence interacting in the Spanish language.

Thursdays 9/21/2017 to 11/30/2017 - 5:30 to 7:30 pm
Fee $300/ participant (10 weeks) - No class 11/23
Location - Syracuse, NY

SPANISH CONVERSATION Designed for people with a good foundation of the Spanish language in need of review and practice.  Participants will be able to interact in Spanish with a certain degree of fluency and spontaneity. Topics of discussion will vary according to the interests of each group.  

Wednesdays 9/20/2017 to 11/29/2017 - 6:00 to 7:00 pm
Fee $150/ participant (10 weeks) - No class 11/22
Location - Syracuse, NY
 

Contact us for private instruction in these and other languages or to start your own group

COLLEGE CREDIT COURSES

ARABIC 1 (WRITTEN) A small-group seminar introducing students to the Arabic language primarily in its written form. This course is designed both for students without any experience in the Arabic language but also for those who have taken LG 150, Arabic I, the conversation-focused course. Students will gain a mastery of the alphabet, basic written grammar and reading comprehension skills.

Tuesdays & Thursdays 8/29/2017 to 12/14/2017 - 3:30 to 4:50 pm
Location - Cazenovia College

JAPANESE 1 is an introductory course that presumes little or no knowledge of Japanese language. Partnering with InterAct Language Center in Fayetteville, NY, the course will be taught by a native speaker of Japanese. Instruction is highly communicative, personalized and flexible to the students' needs. InterAct faculty provide a friendly and interactive environment that emphasizes a communicative and natural approach to language acquisition. Potential employers are seeking out workers who know other languages, Japanese being one of the critical languages needed.

Tuesdays & Thursdays 8/29/2017 to 12/14/2017 - 8:00 to 9:20 am
Location -
Cazenovia College

SPECIAL PROGRAMS

Spanish Language Retreats - Opening soon - Stay tuned for more details! Let us help you organize a language retreat for your group.