Review the fundamentals of grammar and then expand your ability to communicate about your experiences and daily life. The emphasis is on structure and practical use of the language. Text announced first day of class. Senior adult and disabled retiree tuition waivers apply. Transcript available.
Text required is the same as Spanish One.
Designed specifically for travelers and tourists. Learn enough to visit the country with a level of comfort (or host an exchange student). Voila! You're ready to travel. Text, French In 10 minutes A Day, required on first day of class.
Visiting France? Hosting an exchange student? Learn the basic structure and vocabulary of the French language, as well as French customs, culture, and civilization. Text required. Senior adult and disabled retiree tuition waivers apply. Transcript available.
A continuation of French I with continued emphasis on reading and speaking French. A variety of materials will be used for further study of French culture and traditions. Text required. Senior adult and disabled retiree tuition waivers apply. Transcript available.
After completing French II or equivalent, continue with French language instruction at a higher level. Build a larger vocabulary, increase fluency, and explore culture and customs. The emphasis is on how to hold a conversation, read, and write French. Text required. Senior adult and disabled retiree tuition waivers apply. Transcript available.
Learn the basic vocabulary, grammar, and idiomatic expressions of German to provide a sound basis for further study. Beginning reading and conversation in German are stressed. Students will also learn about German culture, history, food, and customs. Great for those planning to travel to Germany, Austria, or Switzerland for business or pleasure. Text required first night. Senior adult and disabled retiree course fee waivers apply. Transcript available.
Prerequisite: German I or equivalent, 2 years of high school German within the last two years, or permission of instructor. The emphasis of this course is on progressive reading and speaking skills through dialogue, role-playing, and conversational exercises. A study of basic grammar is included. A variety of materials will be used for the further study of German life, culture, and traditions. Text required first night. Transcript available. Senior adult and disabled retiree course fee waivers apply.
Learn how to speak Italian with an instructor who is a native speaker. Conversation, reading and vocabulary are coupled with culture in this class. Text required. Senior adult and disabled retiree tuition waivers apply. Transcript available.
After completing the basics of "Italiano," students continue with the Italian language at a higher level. There is an emphasis on a variety of topics important to the Italian culture that are more in depth than in the previous course.
Senior adult and disabled retiree tuition waivers apply. Transcript available.
Learn signs to communicate basic ideas and information in this fun class for all ages. Topics include proper use of the manual alphabet, signs for family and places, animals, money, feelings, food, and other basics of communication.
Your trip to Spain or Latin America can be more enjoyable after a course in basic grammar and conversation. The focus is on real-life situations. You'll learn to order meals, go sightseeing, ask directions, and have basic conversation as you learn about Spanish-speaking culture. Text will be announced at first class session. Senior adult and disabled retiree tuition waivers apply. Transcript available.
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Darlington Hall, Rm. 228
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