Language Classes

Class: Graciela Pera - Beginning Continuing Spanish

Monday, January 9, 2017 - 10:00am

8 Mondays; Jan. 9 - Feb. 27, 2017; 10:00am - 12:00pm • $250

Graciela Pera was born in Buenos Aires. She is a graduate of the University of Buenos Aires and has been teaching Spanish for over 35 years.

51 Tamal Vista Blvd
Corte Madera, CA 94925

Class: Graciela Pera - First Beginning Spanish

Wednesday, January 11, 2017 - 10:00am

8 Wednesdays; Jan. 11-Mar. 1, 2017 • 10:00am-12:00pm • $250

 

Graciela Pera was born in Buenos Aires. She is a graduate of the University of Buenos Aires and has been teaching Spanish for over 35 years.

51 Tamal Vista Blvd
Corte Madera, CA 94925

Class: Genevieve Blaise-Sullivan- Advanced French - Lvl 2

Tuesday, January 10, 2017 - 10:30am

8 Classes: Jan. 10-31, Feb. 7-28 (no class 2/21), Mar. 7, 2017 • 10:35am - 12:35pm • $255

Genevieve Blaise-Sullivan has taught French at College of Marin for over 30 years. She graduated from the Sorbonne with degrees in French, Russian, and Bulgarian.

51 Tamal Vista Blvd
Corte Madera, CA 94925

Class: Genevieve Blaise-Sullivan- Advanced French - Lvl 1

Tuesday, January 10, 2017 - 1:00pm

8 Classes: Jan. 10-31, Feb. 7-28 (no class 2/21), Mar. 7, 2017 • 1:00 - 3:00pm • $255

Genevieve Blaise-Sullivan has taught French at College of Marin for over 30 years. She graduated from the Sorbonne with degrees in French, Russian, and Bulgarian.

51 Tamal Vista Blvd
Corte Madera, CA 94925

Class: Kate Rider - Higher Intermediate Italian

Wednesday, January 11, 2017 - 4:00pm

6 Wednesdays, January 11 - February 15, 2017 • 4:00-6:00 pm • $190 

Kate Rider has a master's degree in Italian Literature from SFSU and teaches Italian at Dominican University. Her classes are fun and relaxed, with an emphasis on practical speaking ability.

51 Tamal Vista Blvd
Corte Madera, CA 94925

Class: Mehri Dadgar - Farsi 1 (Corte Madera)

Tuesday, January 3, 2017 - 4:00pm

8 Sessions - Tuesdays & Thursdays: Jan. 3 - Jan. 26, 2017 • 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm • $250

Mehri Dadgar has a Master degree in Fine arts. She has taught Farsi language in Beverly Hills Lingual Institute and College of Marin. She emphasizes on daily conversations useful for the travelers to Iran.

51 Tamal Vista Blvd
Corte Madera, CA 94925

Class: Jana Zanetto - Basic French for Travelers (Corte Madera)

Monday, January 9, 2017 - 10:00am

8 Mondays; Jan. 9 - Feb. 27 • 10:00 - 11:30 am • $250

Conversation practice in scenarios that travelers most often encounter, from ordering a meal at a restaurant to filling a prescription at a pharmacy. Perfect for the traveler with only a little French, or the rusty intermediate speaker wishing to review.

Jana Zanetto has been a francophile since childhood and majored in French at UC Santa Barbara, spending her junior year abroad in Bordeaux. She taught French at Berlitz before getting her M.A. in teaching ESL, working at City College for 33 years. She has developed techniques for reducing accents and improving pronunciation

51 Tamal Vista Blvd
Corte Madera, CA 94925

Class: Kathy Freschi - Advanced Italian

Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 10:45am

9 Tuesdays: Jan. 17 - Mar. 21 (no class Feb. 14), 2017 • 10:45 am - 12:45 pm • $285


We will read the gripping but redemptive novel Piu' Alto del Mare, by Francesca Melandri about the aftermath of "Gli Anni di Piombo" in Italy. A story about the many victims of the Italian terrorist movement, 1968-1982 and the complex politics of the times. Serious readers only please!

Kathy Freschi has been teaching Italian for over 40 years at UC Santa Barbara, UC Berkeley and College of Marin. In 1987, she founded the Credit Program of Italian at College of Marin, for which she was awarded La Stella d’Italia by the Republic of Italy.

51 Tamal Vista Blvd
Corte Madera, CA 94925

Class: Kathy Freschi - Advanced Italian: "La Doppia Vita di Natalia Blum" (Corte Madera)

Thursday, October 13, 2016 - 12:30pm

4 Thursdays: Oct. 13 & 20, Nov. 3 & 10 • 12:30 - 2:30 pm • $130

This course will read "La Doppia Vita di Natalia Blum", a short story thriller by Gianrico Carofiglio. This tale is about a brilliant book editor whom, having become apathetic and too comfortable with his life, finds himself changed by the beautiful and mysterious Natalia. Recommended for advanced students. Materials provided upon registration.

Kathy Freschi has been teaching Italian for over 40 years at UC Santa Barbara, UC Berkeley and College of Marin. In 1987, she founded the Credit Program of Italian at College of Marin, for which she was awarded La Stella d’Italia by the Republic of Italy.

51 Tamal Vista Blvd
Corte Madera, CA 94925

Class: Hamid Emami - Beginning Conversational German (Corte Madera)

Friday, September 9, 2016 - 9:00am

Eight Fridays: Sept. 9 - Nov. 4 (No class Nov. 23) • 9:00 - 11:00 am • $250

This class is for beginners and those who have previously had some exposure to German. You'll learn greetings, introductions, carrying on a simple conversation, basic grammar, and proper pronunciation.

Hamid Emami has a master's degree from the University of Hamburg, and is fluent in German, English, French, Spanish, and Farsi. He has taught German for many years.

51 Tamal Vista Blvd
Corte Madera, CA 94925

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