Languages

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Mandarin Chinese
12 sessions, Room TBD, $240.
Beginning Level 1: CE-LANG 2900, Sat., Sept. 17-Dec. 3, 9:15-11:15 am. R Chen. #80011
Beginning Level 2: CE-LANG 2901, Sat., Sept. 17-Dec. 3, 11:30 am-1:30 pm. R Chen. #80012
Intermediate 1: CE-LANG 2902, Wed., Sept. 14-Nov. 30, 7:00-9:00 pm (no textbook). R Chen. #80013
Intermediate 2: CE-LANG 2908, Prerequisite: Intermediate 1 or basic knowledge of Chinese language, (no textbook). Fri., Sept. 16-Dec. 9 (skip 11/25), 7:00-9:00 pm. R Chen. #80014
Advanced: CE-LANG 2903, Tues., Sept. 20-Dec. 6, 7:00-9:00 pm (no textbook). E Lu. #83566

NEW! Conversational Chinese 1
Learn to speak a language spoken by more people than any other languages. Using intensive practice in speaking and listening in everyday Chinese, the ability to converse about topics such eating out, travelling, shopping, sightseeing, relaxing, and more will be covered. Prerequisites: Beginner’s Chinese 1 or equivalent course.
CE-LANG 2913, 12 Mon., Sept. 12-Nov. 28, 7:00-9:00 pm, Room TBD, $240. R Chen. #83815

French
10 sessions, Room TBD, $220.
Beginning: CE-LANG 2500, Sat., Sept. 24-Nov. 26, 10:15 am-12:15 pm, A Mayilyan. #83569
Beginning Level 2: CE-LANG 2910, Sat. Sept. 24-Nov. 26, 8:00-10:00 am. A Mayilyan. #83588
Intermediate: CE-LANG 2501,
Sec. A: Tues., Sept. 20-Dec. 6 (skip 11/11 & 22), 6:15-8:15 pm, R Price. #83589
Sec. B: Sat., Sept. 24-Nov. 26, 12:30-2:30 pm. A Mayilyan. #83590
Advanced: CE-LANG 2502, Thurs., Sept. 22-Dec. 1 (skip 11/24), 6:00-8:00 pm. A Mayilyan. #83591

German
12 Sat., Sept. 17-Dec. 10 (skip 11/26), Room TBD, $215. A Leissl.
Beginning Level 1: CE-LANG 2700, 1:30-3:00 pm. #83455
Beginning Level 2: CE-LANG 2701, 12:00 noon-1:30 pm. #83553
Intermediate: CE-LANG 2702, 10:15-11:45 am. #83554
Advanced: CE-LANG 2703, 8:30-10:00 am (no textbook). #83562

Italian
12 Sat., Sept. 17-Dec. 10 (skip 11/26), Room TBD, $220.
Beginning Level 1: CE-LANG 2401, 9:00-10:30 am. F Maddalena. #83887
Beginning Level 2: CE-LANG 2402, 10:30 am-12:00 noon. F Maddalena. #83888
Intermediate Level 1: CE-LANG 2403, 9:00 am-10:30 pm. J Spedaliere. #83619
Adv. Conversation & Grammar: CE-LANG 2406, 10:35 am-12:05 pm. J Spedaliere. #83620 

Antologia del cinema Italiano: Anthology of Italian Cinema
Throughout the first half of the 1970s, Italian cinema offered the movie-going public a uniquely diverse perspective into the realities of those tempestuous and often bizarre years. Representing this revolutionary moment in Italian and world cinematic history, four films will be presented in Italian for viewing, analysis, and discussion. The selected films will be chosen from those not viewed in Fall 2015.
CE-FILM 2015, 12 Sat., Sept. 17-Dec. 10 (skip 11/26), 12:15-1:45 pm, Room TBD, $220. J Spedaliere. #83621

Portuguese
10 Sessions, 7:00-9:00 pm, Room TBD, $220. C Pereira.
Beginning: CE-LANG 2010, Mon., Sept. 19-Nov. 21. #83608
Intermediate: CE-LANG 2009, Tues., Sept. 20-Nov. 22. #83609
Advanced: CE-LANG 2015, Wed., Sept. 21-Nov. 23 (no textbook). #83610

Russian
7:00-9:00 pm, Room TBD, $240. M Bolgova.
Beginning: This course is designed for those who want to understand and speak Russian. Develop basic skills in grammar, writing, reading and conversation. Language study involves both everyday life situations and cultural training.
CE-LANG 2800, 12 Mon., Sept. 19-Dec. 5. #83367
Intermediate: This course is for students with a basic knowledge of Russian language. During the session we’ll continue developing skills in grammar and comprehension through reading, writing, and intensive conversational practice.
CE-LANG 2803, 12 Thurs., Sept. 15-Dec. 8 (skip 11/24). #83368

American Sign Language
6:30-8:30 pm, Room TBD, $199 (+ textbook). P Ditimi.
ASL 1: An Introduction to American Sign Language (ASL). Includes basic grammar, vocabulary, fingerspelling, numbers, and cultural information related to the deaf community.
CE-LANG 1000, 10 Wed., Sept. 28-Dec. 7 (skip 11/23), 5:30-7:30 pm. #83344

ASL 2: A continuation of ASL 1. Expands vocabulary, grammatical knowledge, and cultural awareness. Introduces increasingly complex grammatical aspects. Prerequisites: ASL 1 or permission from the instructor.
CE-LANG 1001, 10 Wed., Sept. 28-Dec. 7 (skip 11/23), 7:45-9:45 pm. #83345

Spanish
10 sessions, Room TBD, $220 (+ $5 materials fee, payable to instructor).
Beginning Level 1: CE-LANG 2104. E Vernon-Buffa.Sec. A: Sat., Sept. 17-Nov. 19, 9:00-11:00 am. #83018
Sec. B: Mon., Sept. 19-Nov. 21, 6:30-8:30 pm. #83019
Beginning Level 2: CE-LANG 2105. E Vernon-Buffa.
Sec. A: Sat., Sept. 17-Nov. 19, 11:15 am-1:15 pm. #83020
Sec. B: Tues., Sept. 20-Nov. 22, 6:30-8:30 pm. #83021
Intermediate: CE-LANG 2106
Sec. A: Sat., Sept. 17-Nov. 19, 9:00-11:00 am, (no textbook or materials fee). M Khalil. #83022
Sec. B: Thurs., Sept. 22-Dec. 1 (skip 11/24), 6:30-8:30 pm. E Vernon-Buffa. #83023
Advanced: CE-LANG 2107
Sat., Sept. 17-Nov. 19, 11:15 am-1:15 pm, (no textbook or materials fee). M Khalil. #83024

Canta Conmigo
Singing is the easiest way to learn a Romance language. Come learn Spanish through song!
CE-LANG 2118, 10 Fri., Sept. 16-Nov. 18, 6:00-8:00 pm (no text), Room TBD, $220 (+ $5 materials fee, payable to instructor). E Vernon-Buffa. #83025

Cuentos Cortos (Short Stories)
An intermediate course that focuses on Spanish short stories. Discover the beauty of each story as you discuss the themes and culture within each and improve your Spanish-speaking ability.
CE-LIT 2008, 10 Wed., Sept. 21-Nov. 23, 6:30-8:30 pm, Room TBD, $220 (+ $5 materials fee, payable to instructor). E Vernon-Buffa. #83026