Adult Lessons

Classroom/Group Setting
Our core group language classes will strengthen your European Portuguese through speaking, writing, and comprehension activities while providing insights into Portuguese culture. Our teachers and curriculum use cutting-edge methods and resources to develop your skills and confidence in Portuguese. With full immersion from day one and a communicative, task-based approach you'll gain the knowledge you need to embrace the Portuguese world! 
 
We currently offer a 10-week beginner Portuguese group course in the Fall and Spring. Space is limited so enroll today! Individual/One-on-one is not available at this time.
Beginner Portuguese A 
Are you ready to kick-start your Portuguese education? Learn to introduce yourself, talk to your new neighbors, describe your personal preferences, and much more!
DURATION: 2 hours per week for 10 weeks 
Fall Classes 2020 
Virtual Classes:
Saturday, 10:00 AM EST
Begin October 10, 2020
OR
Thursdays, 6:00 PM EST
Begin October 15, 2020
 
COST: $300.00 
Beginner Portuguese A1 
Develop your conversational and communication skills through role-playing and other speaking activities adapted to our second level in basic Portuguese. 
Our School's Beginner Portuguese A is a prerequisite for Beginner Portuguese A1
DURATION: 2 hours per week for 10 weeks
Fall Classes 2020
Virtual Classes:
Saturday, 10:00 AM EST
Begin October 10, 2020
OR
Thursdays, 6:00 PM EST
Begin October 15, 2020
COST: $300.00 
 
Portuguese A2
Build upon the basic foundation provided by Portuguese A and A1. Students in this course will further develop their linguistic competency in comprehension, writing, and oral communication.
Our School's Beginner Portuguese A1 is a prerequisite for Portuguese A2
DURATION: 2 hours per week for 10 weeks
Spring Classes 2021
Location: TBD - Let us know if you are interested in Virtual Class (due to COVID-19 restrictions)
COST: $300.00 + purchase material/books*
 
Portuguese A2 Advance
Develop your conversational and communication skills through role-playing and other speaking activities adapted to our second level in basic Portuguese. This course completes level 2 of language proficiency and continues to emphasize the improvement of oral comprehension and creative expression.
Our School's Beginner Portuguese A2 A is a prerequisite for the Portuguese A2 Advance course
DURATION: 2 hours per week for 10 weeks
Location: TBD - Let us know if you are interested in Virtual Class (due to COVID-19 restrictions)
COST: $300.00 + purchase material/books*
 
 
Fill out the following form to enroll or request more informationPlease note, proof of enrollment either paper or email confirmation will be required to start classes; bring documentation with you:
 
Refunds are not issued except in the case of a class cancellation by the school due to low enrollment (minimum enrollment is four students per class). If a class closes due to low enrollment, our Board will contact you to offer you options. 
PLEASE NOTE: Our highest priority is the health and safety of our community. Therefore, the 2020-2021 class schedules will be virtual with no classroom/group settings.

*Tuition payment is non-refundable

***If interested in Portuguese instruction for youth, visit our Youth Enrollment Page***

Escola Portuguesa de Cambridge e Somerville, Inc. Non-Discriminatory Statement:

Escola Portuguesa de Cambridge & Somerville seeks diversity in all aspects of school life.  Escola Portuguesa de Cambridge & Somerville does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in its admissions, administration of its educational policies, school-related activities, and all other aspects of its mission.