Courses

This class is for advanced Spanish-speaking students who want to practice speaking the language and incorporate it into their everyday lives. The class will develop Spanish speaking and comprehension skills through literature and conversation. New materials are added each session so returning students are always welcome. Recommended preparation: Intermediate-High to Advanced Spanish language skills.


October 29, 2020 to November 19, 2020, ONLINE ZOOM
Develop your comprehension skills, grammar base and passion for the Spanish language with music. Using a different song each week, this contextually rooted and culturally rich medium will guide you through the practice of speaking Spanish and incorporating it into your everyday life. New materials are added each session so returning students are always welcome.


October 6-27, 2020, ONLINE ZOOM
Prepare for your next trip to France by mastering the basics of conversational French. This course will provide you with proper pronunciation of French words that you'll use in your travels as well as cultural tips including appropriate gestures and body language.


This course contains no sessions at this time.
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Learn to speak German! Students will learn essential vocabulary, grammar structure and the ability to carry on easy conversations in German. Using a variety of tools and materials, the instructor will teach students to introduce themselves, ask simple questions, and talk about daily activities and family.


October 6, 2020 to December 8, 2020, ONLINE ZOOM
Develop and practice your Spanish speaking skills through a variety of mediums. This special studies Spanish class is ideal for the low-to-mid intermediate Spanish student, looking for a bridge between Conversational Spanish II and Conversational Spanish III. Using all four language skills (reading, writing, speaking and listening), students will explore Spanish culture, locally and beyond, using books, newspapers, music, and shared discussion of daily topics. Practice speaking the language and incorporating it in to your everyday life.


October 6, 2020 to November 5, 2020, ONLINE ZOOM
Prepare for your next trip to Japan by mastering the basics of conversational Japanese. This course, taught by a native Japanese instructor, will provide you with useful words phrases for conversing with easy and unique cultural insights from a native Japanese instructor.


This course contains no sessions at this time.
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Conversational Spanish I is for the true beginner or novice, with little or no Spanish language instruction. Students will learn the Spanish alphabet, basic grammar construction and vocabulary to help provide a foundation for conversational skills in practical situations. By the end of the class, students will be able to introduce themselves, talk about their family and weekly activities using ser, tener, estar and other common verbs, as well as ask simple questions to discover information. Textbook is required for this class.


November 2, 2020 to December 9, 2020, ONLINE ZOOM
Conversational Spanish II will pick up where Conversational Spanish I left off. This course is for novice students with some Spanish language instruction. Students will spend time in class expanding grammar, conversational expressions and vocabulary as well as working on listening and speaking skills through a variety of activities. Homework will develop reading and writing skills. This course is taught primarily in Spanish, with some English to support the learner's comprehension. Class will be fully immersive by end of the session. Textbook is required for this class.


October 1, 2020 to December 10, 2020, ONLINE ZOOM
Take your Spanish speaking skills to a higher level in this intermediate language class. Build confidence in daily conversation and gain additional vocabulary and communication skills. Present and past tenses will also be covered. Textbook required for this course.


October 6, 2020 to December 8, 2020, ONLINE ZOOM
Spanish IV will focus on developing speaking skills in Spanish by learning the use of verb tenses (future tense of regular and irregular verbs, the conditional tense, present perfect tense and present subjunctive) and building vocabulary. Textbook is required for this course.


October 1, 2020 to December 10, 2020, ONLINE ZOOM
Gain confidence in your ability to sign with the Deaf community. This course immerses you in silence to help you gain an understanding of the perspective of the hearing impaired and uses videos to demonstrate not only how to make signs, but how to communicate with facial expression.


This course contains no sessions at this time.
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Learn alongside COCC credit students in this first course of a three-course sequence in intermediate Mandarin Chinese language and culture. This course will focus on effective communication in the Mandarin Chinese language, emphasizing both the written and spoken language, as well as an understanding of the practices and products of Chinese culture. Prerequisites: CHN 103. Textbook is required for this course.


This course contains no sessions at this time.
Sharpen your Spanish while learning about the fascinating world of Peru. Students will improve their conversational language skills by watching short multimedia presentations in Spanish on Peru's rich culture and geography. Following the presentations, students will discuss the topics as well as formulate simple questions in Spanish to reinforce comprehension. This class, conducted in Spanish, is designed for beginning to intermediate Spanish language learners, but all levels are welcome.


November 3-10, 2020, ONLINE ZOOM
A great class for the professional who is a true beginner or novice, with little or no Spanish language instruction. Manage emergencies efficiently and safely using accurate Spanish vocabulary and phrases.


November 5, 2020 to December 10, 2020, ONLINE ZOOM
Learn alongside COCC credit students in this French 201: Second Year course. This class continues the work of First Year French, reviewing, expanding and perfecting pronunciation, structure and vocabulary for the purpose of active oral and written communication. Emphasis will be placed on writing and reading skills. Incorporates culture in all aspects of the course; class taught mostly in French. Prerequisite: First Year French III (103). Course should be taken in sequence. This is a college-level language course. Assignments, tests and quizzes are optional for Continuing Education students.


This course contains no sessions at this time.
This online informational meeting will help you gather information about COCC's bilingual training preparing individuals to serve as Health Care Interpreters in medical settings. Registration for meeting is required to receive online access link.


Tuesday, November 10, 2020, ONLINE ZOOM
Are you interested in learning Spanish but feel nervous or intimidated? This class is the perfect class for you. Designed for those with zero previous Spanish language learning, this class will take you beyond "hola" and increase your comfort level for learning a new language. If you have had any previous Spanish instruction, please register for a Conversational Spanish course.


October 7-28, 2020, ONLINE ZOOM