• World Languages

    WORLD LANGUAGES 

    Mission: 

    The World Languages Department prepares students for life in a multilingual, global society by giving them a sense of language in general, and by empowering them with the ability to communicate, both orally and in writing, with other cultures in their native languages.

    Goals:

    • Apply knowledge gained across the curriculum;
    • Develop writing skills on cultural and world issues;
    • Develop communication skills at the basic, intermediate, and advanced levels;
    • Acquire the ability to listen and comprehend the spoken language;
    • Read and comprehend cultural and literary works; and
    • Acquire a strong of sense of how “language” in general is structured.

     

    Courses:

    French 1, 2, 3, 4, AP and French for Native-Speakers
    Japanese 1, 2, 3 and 4
    Latin 1, 2, 3 and 4
    Spanish 1, 2, 3, 4, AP and Spanish for Native-Speakers

     

    Please contact the Instructional or Department Chair at john.perrotta@pgcps.org with any department related questions.