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Upcoming Language Courses

World Language Courses

Conversational Spanish 1 | $205

Learn to speak Spanish in this class designed for students with little or no previous knowledge of the language. This introductory course will cover basic commands, greetings, colors, numbers, parts of the body, family relationships, time and foods.
#63386, Online Live, 4/10-5/17, Monday and Wednesday, 6-7:40 PM
#10537, Online Live, 6/12-7/19, Monday and Wednesday, 6-7:40 PM

Spanish 1 Refresher | $105

This is the perfect class for those who have some Spanish language experience but are unsure if they belong in Spanish 1 or 2. Join this class to get a refresher on basic grammar (present tense, pronouns, verbs), greetings, alphabet, plural, colors, numbers, questions, time, foods, and family. This class will have you ready for Spanish 2.  This class will be short but intense, so come prepared to remember and learn new things.
#11009, Online Live, 7/24-8/9, Monday and Wednesday, 6-7:40 PM

Conversational Spanish 2 | $205

Spanish 2 is ideal for those who have had some Spanish before and are seeking to refresh what they know and to improve their reading, writing, speaking, and listening skills. There will be an emphasis on vocabulary building, covering a variety of topics, and being able to communicate in a meaningful way. Grammar will also be covered in order to help students understand the structure behind the language.
#63387, Online Live, 4/11-5/18, Tuesday and Thursday, 6-7:40 PM

Conversational Spanish 3 | $205

Spanish 3 is a continuation of Spanish 2. Gain more advanced skills in reading, writing and speaking Spanish. Successful completion of noncredit Spanish 2 or the equivalent recommended.
#10512, Online Live, 6/6-7/18, Tuesday and Thursday, 6-7:40 PM

Conversational Spanish 4 | $205

In this class conducted largely in Spanish, you will have the opportunity to learn complex sentence structures and become more comfortable communicating in the Spanish language.
#10513, Online Live, 7/18-8/24, Tuesday and Thursday, 6-7:40 PM

Japanese 2 | $205

In "Japanese 2," students will spend more time improving their grammar and building their vocabularies, while spending more time in conversation with the fellow students and the instructor in order to become more comfortable with everyday situations and common expressions.
#63399, Online Live, 3/28-5/16, Tuesday, 6-8:30 PM

Russian 1 | $205

This course will acquaint you with the fundamentals of the Russian language, including the Cyrillic alphabet, basic grammar and vocabulary, and elementary conversation skills. We will also talk about literature, history, art, music, and food, in order to gain insight into Russian culture and supplement your language learning.
#63812, Truax-Main Building, 4/5-5/24, Wednesday, 6-8:30 PM

American Sign Language Courses

Sign Language 1 | $205

Students learn basic skills of the American Sign Language (ASL) used by and for the deaf. This is an introductory course for those wanting to learn a second language or those who want to communicate with people who are deaf or hard of hearing. Clinical and cultural aspects are covered as well as basic tips on how to best communicate with people who have hearing loss. Receptive and expressive sign vocabulary building activities are introduced through class activities stressing conversational skills. Students learn basic ASL questions, commands, and simple sentences. Information about the deaf community is also presented. Students practice with non-verbal/gesture activities, alphabet, and numbers.
#10539, Truax-Health Building, 6/5-7/24, Monday, 6-8:30 PM

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