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December 27, 2016
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December 18, 2009
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November 5, 1959
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Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2009/12/18: CIA-RDP61-00442A000200040030-2 k ~a7 s W .. Office Memorandum ? UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT TO Chief, Lang uage and Area Scho ol DA TE: 5 November 1959 FROM . Deputy for Lang uage Training A. Weekly Acti SIGNIFICANT viti ITE es Report MS B. None to rep OTHER ACTIV ort. ITIE S 1. met with of FE concerning the dropping of an FE student o low language aptitude who has not been able to keep up with the rest of the class in a French course. It was agreed that FE would examine the case closely and decide whether other training is to be requested. It is our belief that the training could only be accom- plished tutorially, if at all. 2. ivered the memoranda on the survey of language requirements to del The proposed survey met with a cooperative attitude in both cases. 3. A part-time course in Intermediate Japanese began last week with an enrollment of four students. 4. As LAS representative, Erwin attended the first meeting of the OTR Educational Committee held on 29 October. 6. The Tagalog examination, prepared by has been sent to Printing Services Division for offset printing in mu iple copies. This will be the first examination thus processed. 7. advanced course (Integrated Language and Area - USSR) is now in progress with six regular students. This course, which requires a good knowledge of Russian on the part of the students, is the most advanced course now being offered in the Russian department of LAS. 25 YEAR RE-REVIEW Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2009/12/18: CIA-RDP61-00442A000200040030-2