Italian: Language & Culture (Southwest)
Have you ever wanted to learn more about Italian culture and norms? This beginner class will cover cultural aspects of Italian traditions and daily life in addition to developing language skills. Basic grammar topics and group conversations are designed around cultural themes. Open to ages 14 and up with an adult.
Laura has been interested in foreign language acquisition since the early 1990s and pursued her studies in this field. She has a degree in Foreign Languages and Literature from the University of Turin, Italy and a master's degree in Comparative and International Development Education from the University of Minnesota. She taught Italian language and culture classes at the University of Minnesota for twelve years and currently offers classes through Twin Cities Italian, www.twincitiesitalian.com, her small business. She enjoys sharing her knowledge of Italian culture and language.