Courses
Learn basic conversational skills in German, including the alphabet, vocabulary and essential grammar structures in order to carry on easy conversations. This course will focus on developing and practicing speaking and listening skills.


April 10, 2019 to May 29, 2019, LIB 0023
In this course, students will build on basic conversational skills learned in Beginning Conversational German I. Emphasis will be placed on increasing vocabulary and improving knowledge of grammatical structures. The course will continue to work on developing and practicing speaking and listening skills.


April 10, 2019 to May 29, 2019, LIB 0023
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.


April 1, 2019 to June 10, 2019, MAZ 0207
April 9, 2019 to May 9, 2019, BHS D-7
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 in-class time expanding grammar, conversational expressions and vocabulary.


April 3, 2019 to June 5, 2019, MAZ 0207
April 10, 2019 to June 12, 2019, RTEC 136
May 14, 2019 to June 13, 2019, BHS D-7
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.


May 21, 2019 to June 13, 2019, HCC 0230
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.


July 18, 2019 to August 22, 2019, HCC 0190
This Conversational Spanish V - Special Study course is for advanced students who want to practice speaking the language and incorporating it into their everyday life. Students will develop Spanish-speaking skills through literature, films, music and conversation. No text is required and the instructor will provide materials. Prerequisites: Conversational Spanish IV and/or V or instructor approval.


July 22, 2019 to August 26, 2019, HCC 0190
For students with no previous knowledge of Spanish. Intensive language instruction with an emphasis on developing basic communication skills in Spanish.


June 24-28, 2019, CAS 114
For students who have had a brief introduction to Spanish. This course will review the present tense fundamentals of verb conjugation and vocabulary.


June 24-28, 2019, CAS 103
For students who have been introduced to the present tense.


June 24-28, 2019, CAS 102
For students who have a working knowledge of the present tense.


June 24-28, 2019, CAS 117
Intermediate-Mid level is designed to continue building grammatical structures that focus on speaking, reading, writing, and understanding.


June 24-28, 2019, CAS 115
For students with one to two years of study at the college level or the equivalent. Students should have a command of the present tense and a working knowledge of the past and future tenses.


June 24-28, 2019, CAS 118
For students with a minimum of two to three years of college level Spanish or the equivalent. Students should have a working knowledge and command of most tenses.


June 24-28, 2019, CAS 248
This course is for students with a minimum of two to three years of college level Spanish, or the equivalent. It will review difficult areas of the preterite, imperfect tenses, and present subjunctive mood.


June 24-28, 2019, CAS 247
For students with a minimum of three years of college level Spanish or the equivalent.


June 24-28, 2019, CAS 101
This course is for students with a minimum of three years of college-level Spanish or the equivalent. Vocabulary enrichment will be highlighted through idioms, proverbs, synonyms, and antonyms.


June 24-28, 2019, CAS 101
Join COCC professor Fleur Prade and learn alongside COCC credit students in this French Conversation and Culture class. This course will introduce the students to Francophone culture while practicing conversational French. Basic grammar and new vocabulary (words and key phrases) will be introduced in each class and practiced by using authentic dialogues.


July 29, 2019 to August 29, 2019, CAS 102
Join COCC professor, Janet Gesme and COCC credit students to practice your fledgling German language skills this summer.  This five-week class will explore humor in German literature and film of the 20th century through the lens of the culture and political climate in which it was written.


June 24, 2019 to July 24, 2019, HCC 0140
Are you interested in learning about the complex and exotic Japanese language and culture, but not sure where to start? Join Japanese native Aki May in this ten-week class that blends the ancient Japanese language with cultural art, foods, traditional festivals and other activities. Each class will focus on cultural aspects as well as teaching you to understand and respond to basic greetings and questions in Japanese. Students will also learn about the Japanese writing system including Hiragana characters and Romaji. Bring a 3-ring binder/folder for handouts, notebook, writing utensil, and a willingness to learn!


This course contains no sessions at this time.
Join COCC professor Lin Hong and learn alongside COCC credit students in this introductory Mandarin Chinese class. Chinese 101 is designed for students who have little or no knowledge of the Chinese language. The course begins with an introduction to the sound system of Mandarin Chinese and moves on to basic skills in listening, speaking, reading and writing.


This course contains no sessions at this time.
Join COCC professor Lin Hong and learn alongside COCC credit students in this second level Mandarin Chinese class.  Mandarin Chinese 102 is designed for students who have completed Mandarin Chinese I01. Students will continue to develop fundamental language skills (listening, speaking, reading and writing) in a communicative context. This course is a blend of face-to-face classroom instruction with online instruction resulting in a reduction of classroom seat-time.


April 2, 2019 to June 13, 2019, CAS 101
Join COCC professor Lin Hong and learn alongside COCC credit students in this third level Mandarin Chinese class. Mandarin Chinese 103 expands on effective communicative skills in both the written and spoken language with particular attention to handling uncomplicated social situations and developing writing and reading to meet a number of practical everyday needs.


April 2, 2019 to June 13, 2019, CAS 101
A Female, Single Quad has four private bedrooms each with a twin XL bed. Your cost includes a five-night stay in your own private bedroom and shared living space and bathroom. Rooms include twin XL bed, closet, desk and chair.


June 23-28, 2019, WIK
A Male, Single Quad has four private bedrooms each with a twin XL bed. Your cost includes a five-night stay in your own private bedroom and shared living space and bathroom. Rooms include twin XL bed, closet, desk and chair.


June 23-28, 2019, WIK
The Spanish Health Care Interpreter training prepares bilingual individuals to serve as Health Care Interpreters in medical settings and meets the Oregon Health Care interpreter law standards for entry-level training and education.


Thursday, June 6, 2019, BEC 0154
Tuesday, July 16, 2019, BEC 0154
Wednesday, August 7, 2019, BEC 0154