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Learn a new language or brush up your skills for business and leisure travel. South offers classes in Spanish, Italian, French and more. Want to start after the quarter has started? We have 6-week, 12-lesson online classes that start every month at www.ed2go.com/southsea/. Learn Speed Spanish, Conversational French, Instant Italian, Conversational Japanese, Braille transcription, teaching ESL/EFL. These online classes cost $109.
 
Do you sometimes have difficulty finding the right words to clearly express your ideas? Do you have difficulty reading efficiently because there are too many words you don't know? Learn to use the power of words to become a more effective speaker, reader and writer.

Start date: 06/27/17

End date: 07/25/17

4 sessions.

Weekly - Tue 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM (6/27/2017-7/25/2017)

Instructor : Peter Whelan 

Room :  OLY 105

Class Fee: $99.00

Materials Fee: $0.00



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Do you use the word "affect" or "effect", "past" or "passed," "council" or "counsel," "lie" or "lay," "fewer" or "less," "specially" or "especially," "continual" or "continuous"? Often we use the wrong word because it gets confused with another word. Learn to distinguish between the meanings and grammatical usage of many commonly-used words to help you to use them correctly. 

Start date: 05/16/17

End date: 05/30/17

3 sessions.

Weekly - Tue 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM (5/16/2017-5/30/2017)

Instructor : Peter Whelan 

Room :  OLY 206 (was OLY 200)

Class Fee: $85.00

Materials Fee: $0.00



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Do you use the word "affect" or "effect", "past" or "passed," "council" or "counsel," "lie" or "lay," "fewer" or "less," "specially" or "especially," "continual" or "continuous"? Often we use the wrong word because it gets confused with another word. Learn to distinguish between the meanings and grammatical usage of many commonly-used words to help you use them correctly. 

Start date: 08/01/17

End date: 08/15/17

3 sessions.

Weekly - Tue 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM (8/1/2017-8/15/2017)

Instructor : Peter Whelan 

Room :  OLY 200

Class Fee: $85.00

Materials Fee: $0.00



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Continue to develop vocabulary, facial expressions, and receptive skills to increase your communication. Additional cultural information will be supplied. Prerequisite: ASL 1.

Start date: 05/09/17

End date: 06/06/17

5 sessions.

Weekly - Tue 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM (5/9/2017-6/6/2017)

Instructor : Lorretta Watanabe 

Room :  OLY 103

Class Fee: $75.00

Materials Fee: $0.00



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Learn French at an easy pace in a fun and relaxing setting. Develop the vocabulary and learn useful expressions you will need when traveling in a French-speaking country. This class is a perfect choice for those with little or no background in the French language. Call 206.934.5339 to register two or more people at the Friends Rate of $137.50 each (+ Materials Fee).

Start date: 07/11/17

End date: 08/15/17

6 sessions.

Weekly - Tue 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (7/11/2017-8/15/2017)

Instructor : Robert Gloster 

Room :  OLY 202

Class Fee: $145.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

Please read: The required book is "French in 10 Minutes a ...More



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Learn French at your own pace in a fun and relaxing setting. Develop your vocabulary and useful expressions you will need when encountering different situations while traveling in a French-speaking country. Perfect choice for those with little or no background in the French language. (No class 5/29)

Start date: 04/17/17

End date: 06/12/17

8 sessions.

Weekly - Mon 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (4/17/2017-6/12/2017)

Instructor : Patrick Zambianchi 

Room :  OLY 100

Class Fee: $145.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

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This course will allow students to deepen their understanding and communication skills in French. Students will develop a stronger command of complex verb tenses, pronouns, and prepositions. Students will also develop their ability for oral communication by learning how to characterize people and places and express an opinion on contemporary subjects introduced through videos, reports, and articles. (No class 5/29)

Start date: 04/17/17

End date: 06/12/17

8 sessions.

Weekly - Mon 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (4/17/2017-6/12/2017)

Instructor : Petra Zanki 

Room :  OLY 202

Class Fee: $145.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

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Have you met a French person in the US, participated in a French language group or other activity where French was spoken? Did you want to know more than initial greetings and basic conversation, but didn’t know how to start? Have you ever wanted to go to France and talk to the locals? This conversation course with its practical approach to language aquisition is designed to teach you how to speak everyday French, enabling you to navigate common life situations utilizing French. Pre-requisite beginning French 1 course or similar elementary French background.

Start date: 07/10/17

End date: 08/14/17

6 sessions.

Weekly - Mon 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (7/10/2017-8/14/2017)

Instructor : Petra Zanki 

Room :  OLY 204

Class Fee: $145.00

Materials Fee: $0.00



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Join us for this beginning class that introduces you to essential grammar, correct pronunciation and modern practical vocabulary. Explore a new culture and language in a relaxed and informal atmosphere to begin to formulate conversations in Italian!

Start date: 04/11/17

End date: 05/30/17

8 sessions.

Weekly - Tue 6:15 PM - 8:15 PM (4/11/2017-5/30/2017)

Instructor : Martina Stoewer 

Room :  OLY 105

Class Fee: $145.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

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Join us for this beginning class that introduces you to essential grammar, correct pronunciation and modern practical vocabulary. Explore a new culture and language in a relaxed and informal atmosphere to begin to formulate conversations in Italian! Call 206.934.5339 to register two or more people at the Friends Rate of $137.50 each (+ Materials Fee).

Start date: 07/12/17

End date: 08/16/17

6 sessions.

Weekly - Wed 6:15 PM - 8:15 PM (7/12/2017-8/16/2017)

Instructor : Martina Stoewer 

Room :  OLY 204

Class Fee: $145.00

Materials Fee: $0.00



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Increase your knowledge of the Italian language including speaking, grammar, and vocabulary. Emphasis will also include oral practice with conversation on cultural elements.

Start date: 07/11/17

End date: 08/15/17

6 sessions.

Weekly - Tue 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (7/11/2017-8/15/2017)

Instructor : Martina Stoewer 

Room :  OLY 204

Class Fee: $145.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

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Enhance your conversation and comprehension skills. This class is conducted in Italian and is designed for those with a good command of the Italian language.

Start date: 07/12/17

End date: 08/16/17

6 sessions.

Weekly - Wed 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM (7/12/2017-8/16/2017)

Instructor : Martina Stoewer 

Room :  OLY 204

Class Fee: $145.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

Please read: No textbook required.



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