Introduction to the alphabet and language structure with emphasis on communicative skills. Students will receive a foundation in the language being able to hold simple conversations, use a range of vocabulary related to daily activities and transactions, and gain familiarity with basic, frequently used grammatical structures of the language.
The Class: Type: twice-weekly review sessions
Extra Info: may not be taken on a pass/fail basis
Prerequisites: sophomore or higher standing with a GPA of 3.0 or higher; application to the Critical Language Program in early April
Department Notes: minimum of two students in order to schedule the course; 8 class size limit
Distributions: Division I;
Distribution Notes: meets Division 1 requirement if registration is under ASST