Languages

LG 111 Beginning Spanish I
3 credits (AS)

This course introduces students to the fundamental skills necessary to communicate in Spanish. The course also enables students to become familiar with a culture other than their own and to learn about the similarities and differences in behavioral patterns and customs. Students should have no more than one year (or the equivalent of prior experience) in college-level Spanish. (Offered fall term)
 
LG 112 Beginning Spanish II
3 credits (AS)

This is a continuation of the skill building begun in LG 111 Beginning Spanish I. Students should have no more than one year (or the equivalent of prior experience) in college-level Spanish. (Offered spring term)

LG 121 Beginning French I
3 credits (AS)

This course introduces students to the fundamental skills necessary to communicate and function in French. The course also enables students to become familiar with a culture other than their own and to learn about the similarities and differences in behavioral patterns and customs. Students should have no more than one year (or the equivalent of prior experience) in college-level French. (Offered fall term)

LG 122 Beginning French II
3 credits (AS)

This is a continuation of the skill-building begun in LG 121 Beginning French I. Students should have no more than one year (or the equivalent of prior experience) in college-level French. (Offered spring term)
 
LG 131 Beginning American Sign Language I
3 credits (AS)

A beginning course in American Sign Language as used within the American deaf community, including a basic study of manual-visual communication with an introduction to vocabulary, sentence structure, and elementary conversations. Receptive skills (reading signs) and expressive skills (signing one’s own thoughts) will be emphasized. Introduction to deaf culture is included. (Offered fall term)

LG 132 Beginning American Sign Language II
3 credits (AS)

This is a continuation of the skill-building begun in LG 131 Beginning American Sign Language I.  (Offered spring term) Prerequisite: LG 131 Beginning American Sign Language II.
 
LG 211 Intermediate Spanish I
3 credits (AS)

This course is an expansion of the introductory course. During the second year of instruction, practice in listening comprehension and speaking, already begun, is reinforced continuously as the student’s proficiency increases. Continued improvement in reading, writing, and grammar skills, accompanied by broadened understanding of Spanish culture (both European and Latin American), will require greater concentration. (Offered fall term)
 
LG 212 Intermediate Spanish II
3 credits (AS)

This is a continuation of the skill-building begun in LG 211 Intermediate Spanish I.  (Offered spring term) 
 
LG 221 Intermediate French I
3 credits (AS)
This course is an expansion of the introductory French course. During the second year of instruction, practice in listening comprehension and speaking is reinforced continuously as the student’s proficiency increases. Students continue improvement in reading, writing, and grammar skills, accompanied by broadened understanding of French culture. (Offered fall term)
 
LG 222 Intermediate French II
3 credits (AS)

This is a continuation of the skill-building developed in LG 221 Intermediate French I.  (Offered spring term)