Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

General Interest

Conversational Spanish for Beginners, Level 1 • XSPN 0300
By learning simple structures and vocabulary, you will be able to function and make contact with Spanish speaking people in Spain and Latin American countries. No prior knowledge of Spanish is required.
Fee: $190 plus textbook
• Sept. 19 – Oct. 19, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 7 – 9 p.m.

French for Parents – Level 1 Designed for Parents of French Immersion students • XFRN 0200
You will become familiar with pronunciation, sounds and essential liaisons, greetings and usual sentences to introduce yourself, give and ask for personal information, express likes and dislikes. In a relaxed atmosphere, you will learn how to say numbers and count in French, acquire new vocabulary and sing a few songs. Most of all, you will learn how to check and correct what your child works on at school and help him/her out efficiently with homework. No prior knowledge of French is required.

Fee: $110 plus textbook
• Oct. 24 – Nov. 9, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6 – 8 p.m.

WorldHost – Fundamentals • XTOU 0530
This is a participatory workshop that addresses the basics of excellent customer service. From handling customer complaints to making first impressions you will leave with proven and effective techniques to foster both repeat business and positive word-of-mouth advertising.

Fee: $150 (includes all materials)
• Nov. 20, Monday, 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.