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Offered through Continuing Education

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Learning a new language opens new avenues of thought, new modes of expression, and new models of understanding. Expand your mind and change your life by taking a journey to new cultures, people and places with Continuing Education language classes. Offered throughout the year, offerings include Arabic, Bosnian, Chinese, French, German, Irish, Italian, Korean, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish.

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Class schedules subject to change.

Classes offered in-person may be rescheduled, canceled or transitioned to an online format based on COVID-19 guidelines. Students are required to follow COVID-19 guidelines for classroom participation, which may include, but is not limited to, use of masks and social distancing requirements. For the latest requirements, review STLCC’s COVID-19 Information page.

Unless otherwise specified in the course description, registration for online classes closes three business days prior to the class start date.

Each progressive level listed below builds upon language development and comprehension skills learned in prerequisite classes. Courses include speaking, grammar, vocabulary and conversation for everyday use. Some aspects of culture and geography may also be discussed.

Bosnian-Croatian

Bosnian-Croatian for Neighbors

How did St. Louis become home to 70,000 Bosnians, the highest population outside of Europe? What is the difference between Bosniak, Croat and Serb? Learn more about your Bosnian neighbors, with topics ranging from cultural customs to food to religion to history! Explore the ways of the Balkan peninsula and learn to say hello to your Bosnian neighbors in their native language. No textbook is required. Bring notebook, pencil and small pocket notebook.
FLBO-765 | 1 session | $30 AGE 60+ | $35 REG
F01 M 6-8 p.m. | Azim Mujakic
Aug. 30 | STLCC-SoCo 120

Bosnian-Croatian: Beginning I

Explore Bosnian-Croatian language and culture of the region. Learn everyday expressions, simple conversational phrases and insights about the contemporary culture of the Balkan peninsula from a native speaker. No textbook is required. Bring a notebook, pencil and small pocket notebook.
FLBO-717 | 8 sessions | $90 AGE 60+ | $129 REG
F01 M 6-8 p.m. | Azim Mujakic
Sept. 13-Nov. 8 | STLCC-SoCo 120

Bosnian-Croatian: Beginning II

Continue studying reading, writing, and grammar. Build stronger communicative competence and vocabulary in a new language. Prerequisite: Bosnian-Croatian Language: Beginning I or equivalent experience. No textbook is required. Bring notebook, pencil and small pocket notebook.
FLBO-718 | 8 sessions | $90 AGE 60+ | $129 REG
F01 W 6-8 p.m. | Azim Mujakic
Aug. 25-Oct. 13 | STLCC-SoCo 122

Chinese (Mandarin)

Chinese for Travelers

Enjoy an easy and practical introduction to the Chinese Mandarin language and traveler etiquette tips. Learn daily use phrases including greetings, self-introduction and directions. Although the focus will be on oral conversation skills, you will also learn how to read simple Chinese characters and recognize public signs. No textbook is required.
FLCH-716 | 8 sessions | $90 AGE 60+ | $129 REG
F01 Sa 10 a.m.-noon | Xiaobo Quan
Sept. 11-Oct. 30 | Online

Chinese for First-Timers

Explore an ancient culture and language during this class for beginners. You’ll explore pronunciations, greetings, basic sentences and the Pin Yin system. No text required.
FLCH-717 | 4 sessions | $79.50 AGE 60+ | $95 REG
F01 F 6-8 p.m. | John Yeh
Sept. 10-Oct. 1 | Online

Chinese: Beginning II

Deepen your knowledge of Chinese culture and language in a relaxed and informal atmosphere. Continue learning practical vocabulary, correct pronunciation and the basic sentence structure necessary to understand and formulate conversations in Chinese Prerequisite: Chinese Language: Beginning I or equivalent experience. No text required.
FLCH-718 | 8 sessions | $90 AGE 60+ | $129 REG
F02 Tu 7-9 p.m. | Xiaobo Quan
Sept. 7-Nov. 2 | Online
• NOTE: No class Oct. 5.

French

French for Travelers

Enjoy this jump-start course for smart travelers. Learn survival phrases and how to read menus, transportation schedules and more. Explore cultural differences and be prepared to enjoy your adventure. Bring required text to first class: “Berlitz French Phrase Book & Dictionary” ISBN 978-1780044859.
FLFR-716 | 6 sessions | $68.50 AGE 60+ | $105 REG
F01 Sa 10 a.m.-noon | Olivia Mikus
Sept. 11-Oct. 16 | Online
F02 Sa 10 a.m.-noon | Olivia Mikus
Nov. 6-Dec. 18 | Online
• NOTE: No class Nov. 27.
F03 W 6:30-8:30 p.m. | Patricia Adams
Sept. 8-Oct. 13 | MC-BA 124

French: Beginning I

Learn practical vocabulary, correct pronunciation and the basic sentence structure necessary to understand and begin to formulate conversations. Bring required text to first class: “French Now! Level 1” ISBN 978-1438072791.
FLFR-717 | 8 sessions | $90 AGE 60+ | $129 REG
F01 M 6:30-8:30 p.m. | Patricia Adams
Oct. 25-Dec. 13 | Nottingham School

French: Beginning II

Deepen your knowledge of French culture and language in a relaxed and informal atmosphere. Continue learning practical vocabulary, correct pronunciation and the basic sentence structure necessary to understand and formulate conversations in French! Prerequisite: French Language: Beginning I or equivalent experience. Bring required text to first class: “French Now! Level 1” ISBN 978-1438072791.
FLFR-718 | 8 sessions | $90 AGE 60+ | $129 REG
F01 M 6:30-8:30 p.m. | Patricia Adams
Aug. 23-Oct. 18 | Nottingham School
• NOTE: No class Sept. 6.

French: Beginning III

Deepen your speaking, grammar and vocabulary skills. Concentration will be on oral use of the language in everyday situations. Prerequisite: French: Beginning II or equivalent experience. Bring required text to first class: “French Now! Level 1” ISBN 978-1438072791.
FLFR-719 | 8 sessions | $90 AGE 60+ | $129 REG
F01 Tu 7-9 p.m. | Olivia Mikus
Aug. 24-Oct. 19 | Online
• NOTE: No class Oct. 5.

French: Intermediate I

Review basic grammar and sentence structure, and improve your conversational skills through practice in everyday situations. Aspects of French culture will be introduced and highlighted as topics of conversation throughout class. Prerequisite: French: Beginning III or equivalent experience. Bring required text to first class: “French Now! Level 1” ISBN 978-1438072791.
FLFR-720 | 8 sessions | $90 AGE 60+ | $129 REG
F01 Tu 7-9 p.m. | Olivia Mikus
Oct. 26-Dec. 14 | Online

German

German: Beginning I

Explore a new culture and language in a relaxed, informal atmosphere. Learn practical vocabulary, correct pronunciation and basic sentence structure necessary to understand and formulate conversations. Bring required text to first class: “Berliner Platz 1, NEU” ISBN 978-3-12-606025-7.
FLGE-717 | 8 sessions | $90 AGE 60+ | $129 REG
F01 W 6-8 p.m. | Ann Cotter
Oct. 20-Dec. 15 | MC-BA 124
• NOTE: No class Nov. 24.

German: Intermediate I

Continue to increase your knowledge of the German language including speaking, writing, grammar and vocabulary. Dialogue will be utilized with a special emphasis placed on grammar. Prerequisite: German Language: Beginning III or equivalent experience. Bring required text to first class: “Berliner Platz 1, NEU” ISBN 978-3126060257.
FLGE-720 | 8 sessions | $90 AGE 60+ | $129 REG
F01 Th 6-8 p.m. | Ann Cotter
Aug. 26-Oct. 14 | MC-BA 124

German: Advanced I

Continue to increase your knowledge of the German language including speaking, writing, grammar and vocabulary. Dialogue is utilized with a special emphasis placed on grammar. Prerequisite: German Language: Intermediate III or equivalent experience. Bring required text to first class: “Berliner Platz 2, NEU” ISBN 978-126060394.
FLGE-765 | 8 sessions | $90 AGE 60+ | $129 REG
F01 Tu 6-8 p.m. | Ann Cotter
Aug. 24-Oct. 19 | MC-BA 203
• NOTE: No class Oct. 5.

Irish (Gaelic)

Irish for Travelers

Enjoy this jump-start course for smart travelers. Learn survival phrases and how to read menus, transportation schedules and more. Explore cultural differences and be prepared to enjoy your adventure. No text required.
FLIR-716 | 8 sessions | $90 AGE 60+ | $129 REG
F02 Tu 6-8 p.m. | Matt Morrison
Oct. 12-Nov. 30 | MC-BA 122

Irish: Beginning I

Learn practical vocabulary, correct pronunciation and the basic sentence structure necessary to understand Gaelic conversations. No text required.
FLIR-717 | 8 sessions | $90 AGE 60+ | $129 REG
F01 W 6-8 p.m. | Matt Morrison
Aug. 25-Oct. 13 | MC-BA 122

Irish: Beginning II

Increase your speaking, grammar and vocabulary skills. Concentration will be on oral use of the language in everyday situations. Prerequisite: Irish: Beginning I or equivalent experience. No text required.
FLIR-718 | 8 sessions | $90 AGE 60+ | $129 REG
F03 W 6-8 p.m. | Matt Morrison
Oct. 27-Dec. 15 | MC-BA 122
• NOTE: No class Nov. 24.

Italian

Italian for Travelers

Enjoy this jump-start course for smart travelers. Learn survival phrases and how to read signs and menus, transportation schedules and more. Explore cultural differences and be prepared to enjoy your adventure! Bring required text to first class: “Berlitz Italian Phrase Book & Dictionary” ISBN 978-1780044866.
FLIT-716 | 6 sessions | $68.50 AGE 60+ | $105 REG
F01 M 4-6 p.m. | Barbara Klein
Aug. 23-Oct. 4 | MC-SO 108
• NOTE: No class Sept. 6.
F02 M 7-9 p.m. | Barbara Klein
Oct. 25-Nov. 29 | MC-SO 112

Italian: Beginning I

Explore a new culture and language in a relaxed and informal atmosphere. Learn practical vocabulary, correct pronunciation and the basic sentence structure necessary to understand and formulate conversations. Bring required text to first class: “Ultimate Italian: Beginner-Intermediate” ISBN 978-1400009671.
FLIT-717 | 8 sessions | $90 AGE 60+ | $129 REG
F01 M 7-9 p.m. | Barbara Klein
Aug. 23-Oct. 18 | MC-SO 108
• NOTE: No class Sept. 6.
F02 M 4-6 p.m. | Barbara Klein
Oct. 25-Dec. 13 | MC-SO 112

Japanese

Japanese for Travelers

Enjoy this jump-start course for smart travelers. Learn survival phrases and how to read signs, menus, transportation schedules and more. Explore cultural differences and be prepared to enjoy your adventure! No textbook is required.
FLJP-716 | 8 sessions | $90 AGE 60+ | $129 REG
F01 Tu 2:30-4:30 p.m. | Yuki Tanaka-McFarlane
Sept. 21-Nov. 16 | Online
• NOTE: No class Oct. 5.

Japanese: Beginning I

Explore culture through conversation. Master basic grammatical structures. Uncover cultural customs, modern topics and traditions. Bring required texts to first class: GENKI [3rd Edition] Textbook ISBN 978-4789017305 & Workbook ISBN 978-4789017312.
FLJP-717 | 8 sessions | $90 AGE 60+ | $129 REG
F01 Th 2:30-4:30 p.m. | Yuki Tanaka-McFarlane
Aug. 19-Oct. 7 | Online

Japanese: Beginning II

Deepen your knowledge of Japanese culture and language in a relaxed and informal atmosphere. Continue learning practical vocabulary, correct pronunciation and the basic sentence structure necessary to understand and formulate conversations in Japanese! Prerequisite: Japanese: Beginning I or equivalent experience. Bring required texts to first class: GENKI [3rd Edition] Textbook ISBN 978-4789017305 & Workbook ISBN 978-4789017312.
FLJP-718 | 8 sessions | $90 AGE 60+ | $129 REG
F01 Th 2:30-4:30 p.m. | Yuki Tanaka-McFarlane
Oct. 14-Dec. 9 | Online
• NOTE: No class Nov. 25.

Korean

Korean: Beginning I

Learn practical vocabulary, correct pronunciation and the basic sentence structure for conversational Korean. Bring required text to first class: Korean for Beginners: Mastering Conversational Korean ISBN 978-0804841009.
FLKO-718 | 8 sessions | $90 AGE 60+ | $129 REG
F01 Sa 9:30-11:30 a.m. | Junghee Park
Oct. 23-Dec. 18 | Online
• NOTE: No class Nov. 27.

Korean: Beginning II

Learn practical vocabulary, correct pronunciation and the basic sentence structure for conversational Korean. Prerequisite: Korean: Beginning I or equivalent experience. Bring required text to first class: Korean for Beginners: Mastering Conversational Korean ISBN 978-0804841009.
FLKO-717 | 8 sessions | $90 AGE 60+ | $129 REG
F01 Sa 9:30-11:30 a.m. | Junghee Park
Aug. 21-Oct. 9 | Online

Portuguese

Portuguese for Travelers

Enjoy an easy and practical introduction to the Brazilian Portuguese language. Learn survival phrases, how to read signs and menus, transportation schedules and more. Explore cultural differences and be prepared to enjoy your adventure in Brazil with this jump-start course for smart travelers! Suggested text: “Berlitz Brazilian Portuguese Phrase Book and Dictionary” ISBN 978-1780045115. Class is taught by a native-fluent speaker.
FLPG-716 | 6 sessions | $105 AGE 60+ | $105 REG
F01 M 6-8 p.m. | Viva Brasil
Sept. 13-Oct. 18 | MC-SO 107

Portuguese: Beginning I

Acquire basic Brazilian Portuguese conversation and reading skills. While the emphasis is on conversation, class also includes grammar. Bring required text to first class: “Bom Dia, Brasil” ISBN 978-0300116311. Class is taught by a native-fluent speaker.
FLPG-717 | 8 sessions | $129 AGE 60+ | $129 REG
F01 Tu 6-8 p.m. | Viva Brasil
Aug. 24-Oct. 19 | MC-SO 108
• NOTE: No class Oct. 5.
F02 Tu 6-8 p.m. | Viva Brasil
Oct. 26-Dec. 14 | MC-SO 107

Portuguese: Beginning II

Explore language structures, vocabulary, communication skills, culture and the geography of Brazil. While the emphasis is on conversation, you’ll also explore grammar. Prerequisite: Portuguese I or equivalent experience. Class is taught by a native-fluent speaker. Bring required text to first class: “Bom Dia, Brasil” ISBN 978-0300116311.
FLPG-718 | 8 sessions | $129 AGE 60+ | $129 REG
F01 Sa 10 a.m.-noon | Viva Brasil
Aug. 28-Oct. 16 | MC-SO 107

Portuguese: Beginning III

Enhance your knowledge of language structures, vocabulary, communication skills, culture and everyday vocabulary. This course is for those with basic Portuguese conversational ability. Class is taught by a native-fluent speaker. Prerequisite: Portuguese II or equivalent experience. Bring required text to first class: “Bom Dia, Brasil” ISBN 978-0300116311.
FLPG-719 | 8 sessions | $129 AGE 60+ | $129 REG
F01 Sa 10 a.m.-noon | Viva Brasil
Oct. 23-Dec. 18 | MC-SO 112
• NOTE: No class Nov. 27.

Russian

Russian for First Timers

Explore a new culture and language. This class is perfect for beginners who are ready to start with the basics. Get introduced to the alphabet, pronunciation, greetings and phrases. Bring required text to first class: “Russian in 10 Minutes a Day” ISBN 978-1931873345.
FLRU-717 | 4 sessions | $89.50 AGE 60+ | $119 REG
F01 Th 5-7 p.m. | Valerie Powers
Aug. 26-Sept. 16 | Online

Russian: Beginning I

Explore a new culture and language in a relaxed and informal atmosphere. This course will primarily focus on oral proficiency of the Russian language. Prerequisite: Russian for First Timers or a good understanding of the Russian alphabet. Bring required text to first class: “Live from Russia: Volume 1” ISBN 978-0757552014.
FLRU-717 | 12 sessions | $110.50 AGE 60+ | $199 REG
F02 Th 5-7 p.m. | Valerie Powers
Sept. 23-Nov. 11 | Online

Russian: Beginning III

Continue to increase your knowledge of the Russian language including speaking, grammar and vocabulary. Concentration will be on oral use of the language in everyday situations. Prerequisite: Russian Language: Beginning II or equivalent experience. Bring required text to first class: “Live from Russia: Volume 1” ISBN 978-0757552014.
FLRU-719 | 12 sessions | $110.50 AGE 60+ | $199 REG
F01 Tu 5-7 p.m. | Valerie Powers
Aug. 24-Nov. 16 | Online
• NOTE: No class Oct. 5.

Russian: Intermediate I

Improve your conversational skills through focus on everyday vocabulary and situations. Examine and review basic grammar and sentence structure. Prerequisite: Russian Language: Beginning III or equivalent experience. Bring required text to first class: “Live from Russia: Volume 1” ISBN 978-0757552014
FLRU-720 | 12 sessions | $110.50 AGE 60+ | $199 REG
F01 M 6-8 p.m. | Valerie Powers
Aug. 23-Nov. 15 | Online
• NOTE: No class Sept. 6.

Russian: Intermediate II

Continue to deepen your knowledge of Russian and expand its use. Become increasingly proficient in conversational skills as you use language to explore real-life situations. Prerequisite: Russian Language: Intermediate I. Bring required text to first class: “Live from Russia: Volume 1” ISBN 978-0757552014.
FLRU-721 | 12 sessions | $110.50 AGE 60+ | $199 REG
F02 W 5-7 p.m. | Valerie Powers
Aug. 25-Nov. 17 | Online
• NOTE: No class Sept. 22.

Russian: Intermediate III

Expand your conversational skills through focus on everyday vocabulary and situations. Advanced level grammar and sentence structure will be examined and reviewed. Prerequisite: Russian Language: Intermediate II or equivalent experience. “Live from Russia: Volume 1” ISBN 978-0757552014.
FLRU-721 | 12 sessions | $110.50 AGE 60+ | $199 REG
F01 Tu 7-9 p.m. | Valerie Powers
Aug. 24-Nov. 16 | Online
• NOTE: No class Oct. 5.

Russian: Advanced I

Continue to refine grammar and expand vocabulary while gaining confidence and comfort in conversational Russian. Prerequisite: Russian Language: Intermediate III or equivalent experience. Bring required text to first class: “Live from Russia! Volume 2” ISBN 978-0757558412.
FLRU-723 | 12 sessions | $110.50 AGE 60+ | $199 REG
F01 W 7-9 p.m. | Valerie Powers
Aug. 25-Nov. 17 | Online
• NOTE: No class Sept. 22.

Russian Advanced Conversation

Develop your language and everyday speaking skills by practicing conversation in real-life situations. Prerequisite: Russian Language: Advanced I or equivalent experience. Bring required text to first class: Russian As We Speak It by Serafima Khavronina ISBN 978-5200003730.
FLRU-724 | 12 sessions | $110.50 AGE 60+ | $199 REG
F02 F 2:15-4:15 p.m. | Valerie Powers
Aug. 27-Nov. 12 | Online

Russian: Advanced II

Strengthen your understanding and gain proficiency in conversational skills through an exploration of real-life situations. Prerequisite: Russian Language: Advanced I or equivalent experience. Bring required text to first class: “Live from Russia!” Volume 2 ISBN 978-0757552014.
FLRU-724 | 12 sessions | $110.50 AGE 60+ | $199 REG
F01 Th 7-9 p.m. | Valerie Powers
Aug. 26-Nov. 11 | Online

Swahili

Swahili: Beginning I

Swahili has a rich and remarkable history and is spoken by 140 million people across the globe. Learn to communicate with individuals near and far though basic conversations, blogs and social media. Discover the basics of speaking and writing, with a focus on proper pronunciation and basic sentence structure. No textbook required.
FLSW-717 | 12 sessions | $120 AGE 60+ | $179 REG
F01 W 7-9 p.m. | Joyce Nganga
Sept. 8-Dec. 1 | Online
• NOTE: No class Nov. 24.

Spanish

Spanish for Travelers

Enjoy this jump-start course for smart travelers. Learn survival phrases and how to read signs, menus, transportation schedules and more. Explore cultural differences and be prepared to enjoy your adventure! Bring required texts to first class: “Spanish is Fun: Book 1” ISBN 978-1634199285 and “Spanish is Fun: Book 1 Companion Workbook” ISBN 978-1531106331.
FLSP-716 | 8 sessions | $90 AGE 60+ | $129 REG
F01 W 7-9 p.m. | Timothy Neckermann
Aug. 25-Oct. 13 | Online
F02 F 4:30-6:30 p.m. | Timothy Neckermann
Aug. 27-Oct. 15 | Online
F03 W 7-9 p.m. | Timothy Neckermann
Oct. 20-Dec. 15 | Online
• NOTE: No class Nov. 24.
F04 F 4-6 p.m. | Timothy Neckermann
Oct. 22-Dec. 17 | Online
• NOTE: No class Nov. 26.

Spanish: Beginning I

Learn practical vocabulary, correct pronunciation and the basic sentence structure necessary to understand and begin to formulate conversations. Learn how to conjugate regular verbs, how to match verbs with the proper pronoun, proper pronunciation (stress on the proper syllables of words.) Bring required texts to first class: Spanish is Fun: Book 1 ISBN 978-1634199285 and Spanish is Fun: Book 1 Companion Workbook; ISBN 978-1531106331, available online.
FLSP-717 | 8 sessions | $90 AGE 60+ | $129 REG
F02 M 7-9 p.m. | Timothy Neckermann
Aug. 23-Oct. 18 | Online
• NOTE: No class Sept. 6.
F04 Th 4:30-6:30 p.m. | Maria de La Garza
Oct. 21-Dec. 16 | Online
• NOTE: No class Nov. 25.
F03 M 4:30-6:30 p.m. | Timothy Neckermann
Oct. 25-Dec. 13 | Online

Spanish: Beginning II

Increase your speaking, grammar and vocabulary skills. Concentration will be on oral use of the language in everyday situations. Prerequisite: Spanish Language: Beginning I or equivalent experience. Bring required texts to first class: Spanish is Fun: Book 1 ISBN 978-1634199285 and Spanish is Fun: Book 1 Companion Workbook ISBN 978-1531106331.
FLSP-718 | 8 sessions | $90 AGE 60+ | $129 REG
F01 Tu 6-8 p.m. | Ann Rupert
Aug. 24-Oct. 19 | MC-BA 120
• NOTE: No class Oct. 5.
F03 Tu 7-9 p.m. | Timothy Neckermann
Aug. 24-Oct. 19 | Online
• NOTE: No class Oct. 5.
F04 Tu 4:30-6:30 p.m. | Timothy Neckermann
Oct. 26-Dec. 14 | Online

Spanish: Beginning III

Deepen your speaking, grammar and vocabulary skills. Concentration will be on oral use of the language in everyday situations. Prerequisite: Spanish Language: Beginning II or equivalent experience. Bring required texts to first class: “Spanish is Fun: Book 1” ISBN 978-1634199285 and “Spanish is Fun: Book 1 Companion Workbook” ISBN 978-1531106331.
FLSP-719 | 8 sessions | $90 AGE 60+ | $129 REG
F04 Tu 5-7 p.m. | Maria de La Garza
Aug. 24-Oct. 19 | Online
• NOTE: No class Oct. 5.
F05 Th 4:30-6:30 p.m. | Timothy Neckermann
Aug. 26-Oct. 14 | Online
F06 W 4:30-6:30 p.m. | Timothy Neckermann
Oct. 20-Dec. 15 | Online
• NOTE: No class Nov. 24.
F01 W 6:30-8:30 p.m. | Ann Rupert
Oct. 27-Dec. 15 | MC-BA 120

Spanish Beginner’s Review

Become proficient in conjugating regular, irregular and stem-changing verbs! Gain an in-depth understanding of the present tense through writing, and practice speaking as you master the Spanish language. Only present tense verbs will be covered. Must have a basic understanding of how to conjugate regular verbs and match them with the proper pronoun and a good grasp of proper pronunciation, including rules of stress on the proper syllables of words. Prerequisite: Spanish Beginning III or equivalent experience. Bring required text to first class: “Primer Libro (Spanish First Year) Workbook” 2nd ed., ISBN 978-0877205197.
FLSP-723 | 8 sessions | $90 AGE 60+ | $129 REG
F01 M 4:30-6:30 p.m. | Timothy Neckermann
Aug. 23-Oct. 18 | Online
• NOTE: No class Sept. 6.
F04 M 7-9 p.m. | Timothy Neckermann
Oct. 25-Dec. 13 | Online

Spanish: Grammar Beginning I

Become proficient in conjugating regular, irregular and stem-changing verbs. Gain an in-depth understanding of the present tense through writing, and practice speaking as you master the Spanish language. Only present tense verbs will be covered. Must have a basic understanding of how to conjugate regular verbs and match them with the proper pronoun and a good grasp of proper pronunciation, including rules of stress on the proper syllables of words. Prerequisite: Spanish Language: Beginning II or equivalent experience. Bring required text to first class: “Primer Libro (Spanish First Year) Workbook” 2nd ed., ISBN 978-0877205197.
FLSP-717 | 8 sessions | $90 AGE 60+ | $129 REG
F05 Th 6:30-8:30 p.m. | Ann Rupert
Oct. 21-Dec. 16 | MC-BA 120
• NOTE: No class Nov. 25.

Spanish: Grammar Beginning II

Continue to increase your proficiency in conjugating verbs and understanding the present tense and the preterite (past) tense through more writing and conversation. Prerequisite: Spanish Grammar: Beginning I or equivalent experience, basic pronunciation, and understanding of subject pronouns and verb conjugation. Bring required text to first class: “Primer Libro (Spanish First Year) Workbook” ISBN 978-0877205197.
FLSP-718 | 8 sessions | $90 AGE 60+ | $129 REG
F02 W 6:30-8:30 p.m. | Ann Rupert
Sept. 1-Oct. 20 | MC-BA 120

Spanish: Grammar Beginning III

Continue to increase your proficiency in conjugating verbs and understanding the present tense and the preterite (past) tense through more writing and conversation. Prerequisite: Spanish Grammar: Beginning II or equivalent experience, basic pronunciation, and understanding of subject pronouns and verb conjugation. Bring required text to first class: “Primer Libro (Spanish First Year) Workbook” 2nd ed., ISBN 978-0877205197.
FLSP-719 | 8 sessions | $90 AGE 60+ | $129 REG
F02 Tu 6-8 p.m. | Ann Rupert
Oct. 26-Dec. 14 | MC-BA 120

Spanish: Intermediate I

Review basic grammar and sentence structure, and improve your Spanish conversation skills through everyday vocabulary and situations. Aspects of Latino culture will be introduced and highlighted as topics of conversation throughout class. Prerequisite: Spanish Language: Beginning III or equivalent experience. Bring required texts to first class: “Spanish is Fun: Book 2” ISBN 978-1629746708 and “Spanish is Fun: Book 2 Companion Workbook” ISBN 978-1629746654.
FLSP-720 | 8 sessions | $90 AGE 60+ | $129 REG
F04 Th 4:30-6:30 p.m. | Timothy Neckermann
Oct. 21-Dec. 16 | Online
• NOTE: No class Nov. 25.
F03 Tu 5-7 p.m. | Maria de La Garza
Oct. 26-Dec. 14 | Online

Spanish: Intermediate III

Review basic grammar and sentence structure, and improve your Spanish conversation skills through everyday vocabulary and situations. Aspects of Latino culture will be introduced and highlighted as topics of conversation throughout class. Prerequisite: Spanish Language: Intermediate I or equivalent experience. Bring required texts to first class: “Spanish is Fun: Book 2” ISBN 978-1629746708 and “Spanish is Fun: Book 2 Companion Workbook” ISBN 978-1629746654.
FLSP-722 | 8 sessions | $90 AGE 60+ | $129 REG
F01 W 5-7 p.m. | Maria de La Garza
Aug. 25-Oct. 13 | Online

Spanish Intermediate Review

Deepen your verb conjugation, speaking and written skills. Improve your understanding of present tense through writing and speaking; only present tense verbs will be covered. Must have a basic understanding of: how to conjugate regular verbs, how to match them with the proper pronoun, proper pronunciation (stress on the proper syllables of words.) Prerequisite: Spanish Intermediate III or equivalent experience. Bring required text to first class: “Primer Libro (Spanish First Year) Workbook” 2nd ed., ISBN 978-0877205197, available online.
FLSP-723 | 8 sessions | $90 AGE 60+ | $129 REG
F02 Tu 4:30-6:30 p.m. | Timothy Neckermann
Aug. 24-Oct. 19 | Online
• NOTE: No class Oct. 5.
F05 Tu 7-9 p.m. | Timothy Neckermann
Oct. 26-Dec. 14 | Online

Spanish: Advanced I

Increase your vocabulary and conversational skills through this advanced level course. Emphasis will be on speaking Spanish by discussing short readings on a variety of topics. Prerequisite: Spanish Conversation: Intermediate III or equivalent experience. Bring required text to first class: “Easy Spanish Reader” ISBN 978-0071850193.
FLSP-723 | 8 sessions | $90 AGE 60+ | $129 REG
F03 Th 7-9 p.m. | Timothy Neckermann
Aug. 26-Oct. 14 | Online

Spanish: Advanced II

Increase your vocabulary and conversational skills through this advanced level course. Emphasis will be on spoken Spanish by reading and discussing short selections on a variety of topics. Bring required text to first class: “Easy Spanish Reader” ISBN 978-0071850193.
FLSP-723 | 8 sessions | $90 AGE 60+ | $129 REG
F08 Th 7-9 p.m. | Timothy Neckermann
Oct. 21-Dec. 16 | Online
• NOTE: No class Nov. 25.

Spanish: Advanced Reading I

Increase your vocabulary and comprehension by reading and discussing a book in Spanish. Prerequisite: Spanish: Advanced I or equivalent experience. Bring required text to first class: “Cajas de CartÛn” ISBN 978-0618226160, available online.
FLSP-723 | 8 sessions | $90 AGE 60+ | $129 REG
F07 W 5-7 p.m. | Maria de La Garza
Oct. 20-Dec. 15 | Online
• NOTE: No class Nov. 24.

Spanish: Reading II

Use reading in Spanish to improve your vocabulary and deepen your understanding of Spanish culture. Prerequisite: Spanish Reading I or equivalent experience. Bring required text to first class: Intermediate Spanish Short Stories by Lingo Mastery ISBN 9781721044610.
FLSP-720 | 8 sessions | $90 AGE 60+ | $129 REG
F01 M 5-7 p.m. | Maria de La Garza
Aug. 23-Oct. 18 | Online
• NOTE: No class Sept. 6.

Spanish: Reading III

Use reading in Spanish to improve your vocabulary and deepen your understanding of Spanish culture. Prerequisite: Spanish: Reading II or equivalent experience. Textbook will be announced prior to class start.
FLSP-720 | 8 sessions | $90 AGE 60+ | $129 REG
F02 M 5-7 p.m. | Maria de La Garza
Oct. 25-Dec. 13 | Online

Spanish: Advanced Reading VII

Continue gaining vocabulary and comprehension by reading and discussing a book that richly portrays Spanish culture and personal journeys. Prerequisite: Spanish Conversation: Advanced VI or equivalent experience. Textbook will be announced prior to class start.
FLSP-723 | 8 sessions | $90 AGE 60+ | $129 REG
F06 Th 6:30-8:30 p.m. | Maria de La Garza
Aug. 26-Oct. 14 | Online


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