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BCC Offers Language Workshops at Its Main Campus
Jan 13, 2011

The following language workshops will be held at the main campus of Berkshire Community College in Pittsfield this spring.

 "Conversational Italian Level I" (WKS-216) An introduction to Italian, appropriate for beginners.  Practice speaking, listening, reading with emphasis on everyday vocabulary for tourists. You will learn the sound system of Italian, some very basic grammar, and cultural concepts from food to music will be introduced and integrated into the course. Classes meet Mondays from February 28 through May 9, from 7:00 to 9:00 PM. Cost for registration is $195.

 "Conversational Spanish Level I" (WKS-206) An introduction to Spanish using TPR (the silent method) to gain an initial understanding of the language without using any English and then moving to conversation, role play, some basic grammar and cultural concepts to make the language more meaningful.  An attempt will be made to introduce vocabulary that is most relevant to the students' interests (e.g. - tourists, medical personnel, social workers, etc.). . Classes meet Thursdays from February 28 through April 28, from 7:00 to 9:00 PM. Cost for registration is $195.

For more information or to register, please call Linda Pierce at 413-236-2122 or lpierce@berkshirecc.edu.


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