The Nordic countries consistently rank at the top of the list of the happiest places on earth. Begin your exploration of the language and culture of one of these content countries in this introductory Danish course. Learn the Danish alphabet, numbers and time, as well as the three most common verb tenses: present, past, and past perfect. Learn the indefinite and definite articles, the pronouns, and basic sentence structures. Pronunciation is emphasized throughout the course. Topics of conversation include: self-introductions, asking and giving basic directions, the family, shopping, and timely cultural topics. Classes are conducted in Danish to the extent possible.
Students are strongly encouraged to register by Wednesday, January 30, 2019 to help ensure a seat in the class. Please contact the Department of Foreign Languages at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions, or call 212-998-7150 to register.
You'll Walk Away with
- Proficiency in basic Danish grammar
- Beginner-level conversational skills in Danish
- Absolute beginners to the Danish language
- Individuals seeking a solid foundation in Danish