World Languages Institute: Farsi (Persian)

Farsi (Persian) is spoken by more than 70 million people and is the official language of Iran. Our Farsi classes are designed for adults with little or no experience with the Farsi language. These classes introduce basic vocabulary and expressions that will allow you to speak Farsi in everyday situations.

Lessons are lively and interactive. They are also easy to fit into your schedule because they meet one evening a week for eight weeks. The instructor is a native Farsi speaker with extensive teaching experience.

Lessons cover how to:
•Engage in simple conversations
•Ask and respond to common questions
•Use the Farsi alphabet to write simple sentences
•Read basic written materials
•Interact in social situations in a culturally appropriate manner

Current Farsi Classes

  • Farsi (Persian) for Beginners

    This course offers an introduction to the Farsi (Persian) language, including the alphabet, basic pronunciation, grammar and vocabulary. ... More »

  • Farsi (Persian) 2

    If you have taken Farsi for Beginners or have been away from the language for a while but already know some grammar, vocabulary, and the alp... More »

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Jamie Lucero, Instructor and Translation Tools Expert

Jamie Lucero, Translation and Interpretation Certificate Instructor, is a translation tools expert who teaches others who are highly fluently bilingual how to use these tools. Read more. . .

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