Spanish for BeginnersDiscover the joy of communicating in Spanish and learning about the rich culture. Maria Aviles, a dedicated and energetic instructor, has taught Spanish for over 20 years. No previous knowledge of Spanish is required.
Starts 1/20-4/7/18 10-11:30AM
Whether your goal is to communicate at work, for fun, or for travel, Maria Aviles will guide you in a most supportive way.
Starts 1/18-3/29/18 6:30-8PM
Chinese Conversation I
"Let’s speak Chinese!" Chinese Conversation I is designed for those with a little or no prior experience in Chinese. Students will learn basic daily expressions and topics such as greeting, shopping, ordering food, asking for directions and time, etc. Instructor Lucy Sui, originally from Beijing, will have you experience the local color of Beijing, including scenic spots, traditional food, and customs. The goal of the class is to build toward allowing students to demonstrate in meaningful and unrehearsed ways that they are able to use what they have learned.
Starts 1/20-3/17/18 - Bldg 14, Rm. 215
Chinese Conversation II
"Let's speak Chinese!" Chinese Conversation II is designed for those with some experience in Chinese. Students will enhance basic daily expression skills. The conversational topics can be shopping, ordering food, going to see a doctor, talking about habits, etc. Instructor Xiaohong (Lucy) Sui, originally from Beijing, will have you experience the local color of Beijing, including scenic spots, traditional food, and customs. The goal of the class is to build toward allowing students to demonstrate in meaningful and unrehearsed ways that they are able to use what they have learned.
Starts 3/31-5/12/18; 10AM-12PM - Bldg. 14, Rm. 215
American Sign Language
The joys of communicating in American Sign Language (ASL) await you! Learn how to express yourself in ASL, the fourth most commonly used language in the U.S., through fun, interactive activities. Whether your goal is to communicate with others at work or at home, this class will enrich your life. No previous skill necessary.
Instructor Sandra Nalls has been integrating ASL into her life for 25 years!
Starts 2/7-3/12/18; 6:30-8:00PM - Bldg. 16, Rm. 102
French Beginning 1 & 2
Discover French culture and be able to create a real contact with French people by introducing and presenting yourself in French. Tell about your name, age, job, nationality, and where you live. Ask questions about other people and understand their answers. With a very interactive method, Professor Nacer Chambi will guide you through your first steps in French language and civilization. Required textbooks: Saison 1 methode ISBN 978-2-278-08265-0* et Saison 1 exercises ISBN 978-2-278-08267-4*
Beginning 1 Starts 1/20-3/3/18; 9:30-11:30AM - Bldg. 16, Rm. 242
Beginning 2 Starts 3/17-4/21/18; 9:30-11:30AM - Bldg. 16, Rm. 242
Instant ItalianAcquire speaking and listening skills in this exciting course enhanced by the real world experience of Italian cinema.
Tiziana Balestra, a college instructor and native speaker from Rome, will teach you correct Italian through class interaction, activities, and games. Students will practice language skillsby sharing a memorable Italian meal.
Starts 2/13-5/1/18; 7-9PM - Bldg. 16, Rm. 202