Languages

To register please call 914-606-6830 and press option 1

Textbook required unless otherwise noted. Textbooks available at the Campus Bookstore 914-606-6475; call for hours. Books can also be ordered online at www.sunywcc.edu/student.services/bookstore

Mandarin Chinese
12 sessions, Room TBD, $240.
Beginning Level 1: CE-LANG 2900, Sat., June 4-Aug. 20, 9:15-11:15 am. R Chen. #5412
Beginning Level 2: CE-LANG 2901, Tues., June 7-Aug. 23, 7:00-9:00 pm. R Chen. #5413
Intermediate 1: CE-LANG 2902, Wed., June 1-Aug. 17, 7:00-9:00 pm (no textbook). R Chen. #5414
Intermediate 2: CE-LANG 2908, Prerequisite: Intermediate 1 or basic knowledge of Chinese language. (no textbook). Fri., June 3-Aug. 19, 7:00-9:00 pm. R Chen. #5415

French
10 sessions, Room TBD, $220. A Mayilyan.
Beginning: CE-LANG 2500, Sat., June 4-Aug. 6, 10:00 am-12:00 noon. #5490
Beginning Level 2: CE-LANG 2910, Sat., June 4-Aug. 6, 8:00-10:00 am. #5491
Intermediate: CE-LANG 2501, Sat., June 4-Aug. 6, 12:15-2:15 pm. #5492
Advanced: CE-LANG 2502, Thurs., June 2-Aug. 4, 6:00-8:00 pm. #5493

German
9 Sat., June 4-Aug. 6 (skip 7/2), Room TBD, $215 (no textbook). A Leissl.
Beginning Level 2: CE-LANG 2701, 12:00 noon-2:00 pm. #5485
Intermediate:
CE-LANG 2702, 9:30-11:30 am. #5486

Russian
7:00-9:00 pm, Room TBD, $240. M Bolgova.
Beginning: CE-LANG 2800, 9 Mon., June 6-Aug. 8 (skip 7/4). #5455
Intermediate: CE-LANG 2803, 9 Thurs., June 2-July 28. #5456

American Sign Language
10 Wed., June 8-Aug. 10, 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, 5:30-7:30 pm. #5449
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, 7:45-9:45 pm. #5450

Spanish
10 sessions, Room TBD (unless noted), $220 (+ $5 materials fee, payable to instructor).
Beginning Level 1: CE-LANG 2104. E Vernon-Buffa.
Sec. A: Sat., June 4-Aug. 6, 9:00-11:00 am. #5540
Sec. B: Mon., June 6-Aug. 15 (skip 7/4), 6:30-8:30 pm, CLA-111. #5541
Beginning Level 2: CE-LANG 2105. E Vernon-Buffa.
Sec. A: Sat., June 4-Aug. 6, 11:15 am-1:15 pm. #5542
Sec. B: Tues., June 7-Aug. 9, 6:30-8:30 pm. #5543
Intermediate: CE-LANG 2106, Thurs., June 2-Aug. 4, 6:30-8:30 pm. E Vernon-Buffa. #5544

Canta Conmigo
Singing is the easiest way to learn a Romance language. Come learn Spanish through song!
CE-LANG 2118, 10 Fri., June 3-Aug. 5, 6:30-8:30 pm (no text), Room TBD, $220 (+ $5 materials fee, payable to instructor). E Vernon-Buffa. #5545

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., June 1-Aug. 3, 6:30-8:30 pm, Room TBD, $220 (+ $5 materials fee, payable to instructor). E Vernon-Buffa. #5546

Thai for Travelers
For travelers to Thailand who would like to gain a facility for understanding and speaking Thai in those social situations that travelers are likely to experience. This conversational approach stresses listening and speaking based on dialogs and aural-oral drills. Printed materials will use phonetic transcription; no previous knowledge of Thai is required.
CE-LANG 2018VA, 8 Wed., July 6-Aug. 24, $160 (+ $7 materials fee, payable to instructor). S Landau.
Sec. A: 10:00 am-12:00 noon, Room TBD. #5472
Sec. B: 6:30-8:30 pm, CLA-111, #5473