World Language

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Nardin's World Language curriculum offers courses in Spanish, French, and Latin. Learning extends beyond the texts, as students have the opportunity to travel, attend lectures, attend a mass in another language, and participate in national exams.

French I

Elementary instruction in French. Open to freshmen, and to sophomores/ juniors as a second language. Student must have completed two years of her first world language. Priority placement will be given to freshmen. 1 year, level 1.

French II

Prerequisite: French I, or successful completion of French I exam. 1 year, level 1.

French III (H)

Honors level third year French. 1 year, level 3. Prerequisite: French II or successful completion of the French II Exam.

French IV (H)

Review of grammar and study of advanced grammar, vocabulary, and Francophone culture and literature with an emphasis on conversational skills. Class is conducted in French. Students must have successfully completed French III H. 1 year, level 3.

French V (H)

Conversational practice, continued grammar and vocabulary development, and further study of French-speaking cultures. Students must have successfully completed French IV H. 1 year, level 3.

AP French

College level study of advanced French language and culture with an equal emphasis on listening, speaking, reading and writing skills. Students must have successfully completed French IV H. AP exam required. $94.00 AP exam fee required. 1 year, level 4.

Spanish I

Elementary instruction in Spanish. Open to freshmen, and to sophomores/ juniors as a second language. Student must have completed two years of her first world language. Priority placement will be given to freshmen 1 year, level 1.

Spanish II

Students must have successfully completed Spanish I or successful completion of Spanish I exam. Students will learn new grammar and expand vocabulary. Also, will learn about Hispanic culture. 1 year, level 1.

Spanish III (H)

Honors level third year Spanish. Prerequisite: Spanish II or successful completion of Spanish II exam. 1 year, level 3.

Spanish IV (H)

Review of grammar and study of advanced grammar, vocabulary, and Hispanic culture and literature with an emphasis on conversational skills. Class is conducted in Spanish Students must have successfully completed Spanish III H. 1 year, level 3.

Spanish V (H)

Conversational practice, continued grammar and vocabulary development, and further study of Spanish-speaking cultures. Students must have successfully completed Spanish IV H. 1 year, level 3.

AP Spanish

College level study of advanced Spanish language and culture with an emphasis on listening, speaking, reading and writing skills. Students must have successfully completed Spanish IV H. AP exam is required. $94.00 AP exam fee required. 1 year, level 4.

Latin I

Elementary instruction in Latin. Open to freshmen, and to sophomores/ juniors as a second language. Student must have completed two years of her first world language. Priority placement will be given to freshmen. 1 year, level 1.

Latin II

Students must have successfully completed Latin I or Latin I exam. 1 year, level 1.

Latin III (H)

Students must have successfully completed Latin II or Latin II exam. 1 year, level 3.

Latin IV (H)

Further study of Latin language and literature with an emphasis on development of translation skills through a variety of genres. Students must have successfully completed Latin III. 1 year, level 3