This course is designed to introduce the student to the standard Arabic language in a cultural context. Learn basic grammar, vocabulary, and idiomatic expressions that are necessary for travel, business, and everyday conversation. The emphasis is on listening, speaking, and mastering the Arabic alphabet. Transcript available. Senior adult and disabled retiree course fee waivers apply.
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.
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Online Platform: ZOOM No class 3/22/21 END date is 4/19.
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.
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.
Sign language interpreters are in demand in many fields from education to business sectors. Learn how to take your basic knowledge of ASL or PSE and SEE to the next level of a full or part time career.
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Online Platform: Microsoft Teams
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