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.


January 23, 2019 to March 13, 2019, HCC 0260
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.


January 23, 2019 to March 13, 2019, HCC 0260
April 10, 2019 to May 29, 2019, LIB 0023
In this introductory course, students will learn basic Italian grammar, phrases, alphabet, and numbering. Common vocabulary and actions that may be experienced in travel to Italian regions will be explored. Students will learn to hold a basic conversation, ask questions and describe themselves to others.


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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.


April 1, 2019 to May 1, 2019, SCI 0190
April 1, 2019 to June 10, 2019, MAZ 0207
April 2, 2019 to May 2, 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.


February 19, 2019 to March 21, 2019, BHS D-7
April 3, 2019 to June 5, 2019, MAZ 0207
April 10, 2019 to June 12, 2019, RTEC 136
May 6, 2019 to June 10, 2019, SCI 0190
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.


April 1, 2019 to May 1, 2019, SCI 230
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.


May 6, 2019 to June 10, 2019, SCI 230
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.


January 28, 2019 to March 18, 2019, BEC 0154
May 21, 2019 to June 13, 2019, HCC 0230
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.


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For students with no previous knowledge of Spanish. Intensive language instruction with an emphasis on developing basic communication skills in Spanish.


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For students who have had a brief introduction to Spanish. This course will review the present tense fundamentals of verb conjugation and vocabulary.


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For students who have been introduced to the present tense.


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For students who have a working knowledge of the present tense.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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For students with a minimum of three years of college level Spanish or the equivalent.


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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!


April 10, 2019 to June 12, 2019, HCC 0190
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.


January 8, 2019 to March 21, 2019, LIB 0001
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.


January 8, 2019 to March 21, 2019, LIB 0023
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.


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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.


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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.


Monday, April 22, 2019, BEC 0154
Thursday, June 6, 2019, BEC 0154