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ENGLISH

Beginning English as a Second Language

Victoria Martysh
For beginners who speak little English. Learn to speak, read and begin to write in the English language. *(No class on Tuesday, July 4.)

add to cartTue/Thu, Mar 28-May 18, noon-2 p.m., 8 wks     Littleton Campus
LANG 1004S01-80361                                        $179, plus book

Tue, Mar 28-May 16, 6:30-9 p.m., 8 wks              Littleton Campus
LANG 1004S02-82088                                         $179, plus book  closed

add to cartTue, June 13-Aug 8*, 6:30-8:30 p.m., 8 wks       Littleton Campus
LANG 1004M01-59818                                  $179, plus book

Intermediate English as a Second Language

Staff
If you have completed Beginning English as a Second Language or if you can speak and read English at the 4th grade level, this is the appropriate class for you. *(No class on Monday, July 3.)

add to cartMon, Mar 27-May 15, 6-8:30 p.m., 8 wks                         Littleton Campus
LANG 1005S01-80363                                                     $179, plus book

add to cartMon, June 12-Aug 7*, 6-8:30 p.m., 8 wks                         Littleton Campus
LANG 1005M01-58102                                                     $179, plus book

Advanced English as a Second Language

Bobbi Shupe
Get more confident in your reading, writing, and conversational skills. This is a continuation of Intermediate English as a Second Language or you may obtain permission of the instructor.

add to cartThu, Mar 30-May 18, 6-8:30 p.m., 8 wks                        Littleton Campus
LANG 1006S01-82434                                                  $179, plus book

add to cartThu, June 15-Aug 3, 6-8:30 p.m., 8 wks                        Littleton Campus
LANG 1006M01-59765                                                  $179, plus book

CITIZENSHIP

Become a U.S. Citizen

Victoria Martysh
Get the details of obtaining your citizenship in the United States of America. Topics will prepare you for the naturalization interview with USCIS. Practice reading, writing, speaking, listening, and pronunciation in English.

add to cartWed, Apr 12-June 28, 6-9 p.m., 12 wks               Littleton Campus
LANG 1038S01-81797                $179, $20 material fee to instructor

add to cartSat, Apr 15-Jul 1, 9 a.m.-noon, 12 wks             Littleton Campus
LANG 1038S02-82089                    $179, $20 material fee to instructor

ITALIAN

Instant Italian

Learn Italian from the comfort of your home in this fun and enjoyable online course. Learn practical, everyday words and phrases that will make your stay in Italy more enjoyable. Read, hear, and practice dialogues based on typical situations that you’re likely to encounter while staying in Italy. The dialogues and follow-up exercises of each lesson will teach you to communicate in Italian in a wide variety of settings. Quickly learn many useful expressions in Italian!

This is a 6-week online class which begins the 2nd Wednesday of every month. For more information, to register and pay, visit the Ed2Go website. Cost is $119 for 24 hours of instruction.

SIGN LANGUAGE

Try our online Discover Sign Language class.

In class Basic American Sign Language will be coming soon.

GERMAN

Conversational German

Birgid Howell
Immerse yourself in conversational German which emphasizes spoken language, simple vocabulary and phrases. Enjoy a strong emphasis on travel, history and culture. Begin with the basics of the language and advance quickly to help you converse comfortably. *(No class on Tuesday, July 4.)

add to cartTue, Apr 4-May 23, 7-9 p.m., 8 wks                      Littleton Campus
LANG 1010S01-80359                                        $199, plus book

add to cartTue, June 13-Aug 8*, 7-9 p.m., 8 wks                      Littleton Campus
LANG 1010M01-59345                                        $199, plus book

Survival Tips for the Informed Traveler in Germany 

Karen Herz
Are you planning to travel to Germany this spring or summer? Discover some basic survival tips for traveling in Germany that will help you feel more at ease throughout your trip. Learn everyday survival phrases and cultural characteristics. Practice language skills with fellow students and learn how to navigate through Germany by train or car.

add to cartTue, Apr 11-May 9, 6-8 p.m., 5 wks         Littleton Campus
LANG S1009S01 - 82433      $49, plus books and $10 materials fee to instructor

FRENCH

French Level 1

Fawzia Ahmad
Begin speaking French in your first class session! Learn how to ask for directions, order food, make a reservation, ask about the weather, and buy everyday items at boulangeries and markets. Each class session will have a cultural focus, and you will receive the necessary tools to help you communicate with more confidence. Allons-y! Let’s start!

add to cartSat, Apr 1-May 27,12:45-3:15 p.m., 9 wks            Littleton Campus
LANG 1017S01-80357          $199, $14 material fee to instructor

Continuing with French

Fawzia Ahmad
Do you want a refresher French course or to build on the French Conversation course from last semester? This class will help you to expand your communication in French. Have fun with more everyday situations in which you would need French to communicate such as: sending a text message, speaking on the phone, what to say to a bank teller, how to ask your museum guide the correct question (and understand his/her answer), communicating with a French family your child is staying with and/or communicating with a French family whose child you are hosting, etc. Join us for this content rich and fun course!

Sat, June 3-July 29, 12-2:15 p.m., 9 wks     Littleton Campus
LANG 1018M01-59783   $199, $14 material fee to instructor closed

French Level 3

Fawzia Ahmad
Spend 70% of your time in this class conversing about current events in French. Each week a new article from the French media will be sent to you from the instructor for you to review before attending the class, or you can also bring in your own article to discuss. French grammar, communication and syntax will be reviewed at an advanced level building upon previous level classes.

Thu, Apr 6-Jun 1, 6-8:30p.m., 9 wks                     Littleton Campus
LANG 1019S01-82429         $199, $14 material fee to instructor closed

French Special Topics: French Movies 

Fawzia Ahmad
Go further with your understanding and use of the French language by watching French movies and discussing them afterward.  This is an intermediate French conversation course that will also review and reinforce your previous French grammar, communication and syntax.  If you have had one of more years of French speaking experience, this is an ideal setting for you to refresh your communicative skills.

Thu, June 8-Aug 3, 6:30-8:45p.m., 9 wks        Littleton Campus
LANG 1016M01 - 59784     $199, $14 material fee to instructor closed

CHINESE

Conversational Chinese

Holly Yang
Mandarin Chinese is a must-learn language if your life has anything to do with China. This course will set you on the right path and give you the necessary tools to learn the language properly. Learn the phonetic pronunciation system, basic vocabulary, expressions, sentence patterns, and simple conversations. Explore the character writing system and Chinese culture. Obtain the essential skills to use the language and to advance your Chinese learning after this class.

add to cartWed, Jan 25-Mar 29, 6:30-8 p.m., 10 wks                     Littleton Campus
LANG 1063W01-80039         $209, plus $25 books/material fee to instructor

add to cartWed, Apr 5-Jun 7, 6:30-8 p.m., 10 wks                     Littleton Campus
LANG 1063S01-81455         $209, plus $25 books/material fee to instructor

SPANISH

Beginning Spanish

Maria Carrasco Stone / Enrique Rosado
Discover basic Spanish including common phrases and vocabulary that will enable you to communicate simply and clearly. *(No class on Tuesday, July 4.)

add to cartTue, June 20-Aug 22*, 6-7:30 p.m., 9 wks    Littleton Campus (Rosado)
LANG 1020M01-58087                     $199, $30 material fee to instructor

Tue, June 13-Aug 8*, 5-6:30 p.m., 9 wks     Castle Rock Campus (Carrasco-Stone)
LANG 1020MC1-59767                       $199, $35 material fee to instructor closed

Intermediate Spanish

Maria Carrasco Stone / Enrique Rosado
Improve your skills learned in Beginning Spanish which is a prerequisite or you may obtain permission of the instructor before enrolling. *Monday evening class does not meet on May 29. *No class on Tuesday, July 4.

add to cartTue, Apr 11-June 6, 7:30-9 p.m., 9 wks               Highlands Ranch H.S. (Rosado)
LANG 1021SH1-80343                      $199, $30 material fee to instructor

add to cartTue, June 20-Aug 22*, 7:30-9 p.m., 9 wks    Littleton Campus (Rosado)
LANG 1021M01-59830                         $199, $35 material fee to instructor

Spanish Out-Loud

Maria Carrasco Stone
Read and discuss a series of fun, current events, newspaper articles, short stories and more. Engage in spontaneous conversation topics, cultural discussions, role-playing short dialogues, while learning new vocabulary, strengthening your conversational skills and practicing the use of the Spanish Language. If you don’t use it you lose it! Students should be able to easily speak in the present tense. *No class on Tuesday, July 4.

add to cartTue, June 13-Aug 8, 6:30-8 p.m., 9 wks        Castle Rock Campus
LANG 1026MC1-59760                      $199, $15 material fee to instructor

JOB-SPECIFIC SPANISH

Learn Spanish for your job. These classes are conducted online. For more information go to www.languageauthority.com/arapahoecomed. *Eligible for 2.0 CEUs.

ONLINE LANGUAGE CLASSES

Conversational Spanish for Customer Service

Does your business offer services and products to the monolingual Spanish-speaking community? This online course features vocabulary and phrases for account payments, returns, warranty, serving dissatisfied customers, and much more. Knowledge of job-related vocabulary and phrases can help increase sales. Even more important, the Spanish-speaking market has proven to be among the most loyal, often referring friends and relatives to businesses that understand their needs.

Enroll and pay at languageauthority.com. Cost is $99 for this self-paced 15 hour seminar! Try a free demo!

Conversational Italian

Learn practical, everyday words and phrases that will make your vacation and/or business trip to Italy much more enjoyable. Read, hear, and practice all your new vocabulary in Italian. Guided by a native Italian instructor, you’ll gain cultural knowledge that only an insider has. Be surprised by how quickly and easily you can learn many useful Italian expressions! This course makes it simple to master your pronunciation of Italian. When you have a basic understanding of a country’s native language, you’re able to converse with those who live there in a more relaxed, enjoyable way.  This interactive, audio-visual course provides a comprehensive range of customized Italian phrases and vocabulary.

Enroll and pay at languageauthority.com. Cost is $99 for this self-paced 15 hour seminar. Try a free demo!

Conversational Spanish for Healthcare Professionals Online

Convenient and highly interactive! Learn to communicate and understand Spanish-speaking patients, family members and concerned friends. Effective communication is essential to providing high quality care. Learn how to quickly address job-specific issues like collecting medical history, comprehending symptoms, providing directions on medicine intake, gathering insurance information, making appointments, and much more. Understanding key Spanish phrases assures the health and safety of everyone involved.

Are you looking to maintain your nursing licensing credentials? Earn continuing education units (CEUs). Through our partner, Language Authority, you can earn 2.0 CEUs for taking 20 hours of Spanish. Remember to verify with your licensing agency that the earned CEUs will be eligible for your program.

Enroll and pay here. Cost is $129 for 6 months of course access! Try a free demo!

COURSE NAME SECTION # COST
Spanish for Healthcare ONLI 2225 $129*
Spanish for Banking ONLI 2226 $99
Spanish for Customer Service ONLI 2227 $99
Spanish for Real Estate ONLI 2228 $129*
Spanish for Law Enforcement ONLI 2229 $99
Spanish for 911 Dispatch ONLI 2230 $99
Spanish for EMS and Fire ONLI 2231 $99
Spanish for Teachers ONLI 2232 $129*
Spanish for Corrections ONLI 2233 $99
Spanish for Park Rangers ONLI 2238 $99

OTHER ONLINE LANGUAGE CLASSES

Fun! Fast! Convenient! Great Content! Get a Certificate! All these courses are conducted online. Click on the class links below or visit our online section to see how easy and fun online learning can be.

Section Numbers Chart

  • S03 May 17
  • M01 June 14
  • M02 July 12
  • M03 August 16

To register for online courses, follow the specific class link and click on 'enroll now.'

COURSE NAME SECTION # COST
Writing for ESL ONLI 1105 $119
Grammar for ESL ONLI 1106 $119
Instant Italian ONLI 1175 $119
Speed Spanish I ONLI 1233 $119
Speed Spanish II ONLI 1234 $119
Speed Spanish III ONLI 1235 $119
Beginning Conversational French ONLI 1236 $119
Conversational Japanese ONLI 2064 $119
Conversational Dutch ONLI 2236  $99
Conversational Portuguese ONLI 2239  $99
Conversational German ONLI 2249  $99
Conversational Mandarin Chinese ONLI 2234  $99
Conversational Spanish (Latin American) ONLI 2237  $99
Conversational French ONLI 2248  $99
Conversational Italian ONLI 2235  $99

 

 

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