CERTIFICATE COURSES IN FOREIGN LANGUAGES
Language Classes were conducted by the International Programmes Committee of H.R. College of Commerce & Economics to assist students to learn a foreign language that would benefit them and open a wide array of opportunities in their life, were conducted online.
LANGUAGE CLASSES 2021-2022
SPANISH LANGUAGE CLASS
December 8-29, 2021
The Language Department of IPC conducted a Spanish Language Class to assist students to learn the language that would benefit them, opening a wide array of opportunities in their life. Ms. Jennissa Thomas conducted the Spanish class course for the students. She holds a B1 Spanish diploma and is working toward a C2 (Mastery/Proficiency) certificate. She worked as a Freelance Tutor for almost two years, teaching Spanish to young children and IB students. She also worked at Vivero International Preschool for six months as a Spanish Consultant. She worked at the Language Network for 6 months as a well-known Spanish trainer, teaching people Spanish Levels A1 and A2.
The students learnt to converse in simple language, to introduce themselves and convey their interests in Spanish. They learnt the basics of the language, such as how to greet and bid farewell to others, basic everyday expressions, alphabets with pronunciation, numerals in Spanish, days of the week, months of the year, and how to ask/give personal information, among other things. The course concluded with a test to revise the learnings imbibed by the students.
GERMAN LANGUAGE CLASS
May 2-20, 2022
The Language Department of the International Programs Committee of H.R. College of Commerce conducted a German Language Class to enable students to learn the German language, to open the door to numerous personal and professional opportunities.
Under the guidance of Mrs. Sharvari Khatavkar a batch of 28 students pursued the language course. She has been teaching German for the past 25 years and has an excellent academic record in the language. She stood 1st in Pune University for Diploma in German. She is a German Language enthusiast who has a deep love for the language and enjoys teaching. She looks forward to being with and understanding the youth.
During the duration of the course, the students were taught how to introduce themselves and convey their interests in German. The students got an opportunity to learn the basics of the language, such as how to greet and bid farewell to others, basic everyday expressions, alphabets and how to pronounce them, numerals in German, days of the week, months of the year, and how to ask/give personal information, among other things. Tests and assignments were taken throughout the course to revise the knowledge of the language that was gained by the Students.a
The German Language Classes concluded with words of wisdom from Principal Prof. Dr. Pooja Ramchandani and Teacher-In-Charge of IPC Prof. Dr. Chandani Bhattacharjee. IPC shall keep striving in the future as well to organise more such sessions to benefit the students of H.R. College.