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UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
Schofield Hall 218
Eau Claire, WI 54702-4004
Survival German Class
Offered at UW-Eau Claire
phone (715) 836-4741
fax (715) 836-2900

MAILED: Feb. 11, 1999

EAU CLAIRE — A course designed to help people speak basic German for work or travel will be offered this spring at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire.
"Survival German" will be offered from 4-6 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays March 30 through May 6 in room 304 of Hibbard Hall.
Martina Lindseth, a native of Germany with 10 years of teaching experience in adult education, will teach the class. She currently teaches German and Russian at UW-Eau Claire.
The class will help students become familiar with the language, customs and culture of Germany and other German speaking countries. Among the skills to be taught are understanding basic written and spoken German, using basic greeting and courtesy expressions, asking and answering simple questions, initiating and sustaining a simple conversation and building vocabulary to meet individual needs.
The $295 fee covers instruction and materials.
The registration deadline is March 16.
For more information about the course, contact Jean Peterson, program coordinator in Arts and Sciences Continuing Education, at (715) 836-2031 or send her e-mail at
The UW-Eau Claire College of Arts and Sciences will sponsor the class in cooperation with the department of foreign languages and UW-Extension.

UWEC [Administrative Offices] [News Bureau]

Janice B. Wisner
UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
Schofield 218
(715) 836-4741

Updated: Feb. 12, 1999