In my pasts posts, I’ve tried to include mini Tagalog lessons, but if you are living in the Chicagoland area you can take classes from Filipino American Network which start September 22nd. Space is limited to 15 students per class so hurry now and visit fan-chicago.org for more information.
Filipino American Network Tagalog Classes
Starting Tuesday, September 22nd
South Loop10-Week Course
Tagalog Class Descriptions:
Tagalog 1 – Basic Tagalog
Have you ever sat down next to relatives or friends and simply could not comprehend what was being said to you in Tagalog? Well, this is where to start… this course is designed for those that simply know nothing about the Filipino language. This 10-week course is dedicated for those who are interested in learning the essential basics and building a fundamental foundation towards learning Tagalog. Bring a Tagalog/English Dictionary. Class Syllabus Provided.
Tagalog 2 – Intermediate Tagalog
Can you somewhat piece together a sentence that was said to you in Tagalog but want to expand on your comprehension? If so, this course is for you. It builds on Tagalog 1 with basic conversational skills and phrases to help you comprehend and speak the language. 95% of the class will be taught in Tagalog. Bring a Tagalog/English dictionary. Class Syllabus Provided. May be taken in combination with Tagalog 1. (Additional cost will apply)
“Immersion Events”- Additional events will be scheduled to reinforce class material during the course of the class schedule. Scheduling at the discretion of class instructor(s) and participants.
Start: Tuesday September 22, 2009
Last Class: Tuesday, November 24, 2009
Basic Tagalog Class : Tuesdays (6:30pm- 7:30pm)
Intermediate Tagalog Class : Tuesdays (7:40pm – 8:40pm)
Mercy Family Health Center at Hospital and Medical Center
First Floor Conference Room
2525 South Michigan Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60616
Click HERE for directions via Mapquest
Free Parking in Visitor’s Parking Lot
$125.00, if registration and payment received prior to 11:59PM, 9/17/09
$150.00 9/18 through the first day of class.