Languages

Our global economy can require skills such as learning a new language. The job tracking firm Burning Glass Technologies states the three best languages to learn are Portuguese, German, and Mandarin. Additionally, other languages in the top 7 are those we offer. Take an on campus or online class and boost your chances for a higher paying job or preparation for your next trip to a foreign country.

Citizenship

Become a U.S. Citizen

Victoria Martysh
This comprehensive course is designed to successfully navigate your citizenship road. Learn the fundamentals of United States History and Civics as well as step-by-step details of your Citizenship N-400 Application. Prepare for your citizenship interview with USCIS today and English comprehension and speaking lessons woven throughout the course. Individual attention is provided.

Wed, June 5-Aug 21, 6-9pm, 12 wks | Littleton Campus | closed
LANG 1038M01-58184 | $219, $20 material fee to instructor
*No class July 3

English as a Second Language

Orientation Session

All new students must attend an orientation session before registering for classes. This session will consist of a placement assessment and overview of the English as a Second Language program at ACC. The orientation sessions for spring are:

  • Wednesday, May 22 at 10am or 6pm
  • Thursday, May 23 at 10am or 6pm
  • Wednesday, May 29 at 10am or 6pm
  • Thursday, May 30 at 10am or 6pm
  • Friday, May 31 at 10am

English as a Second Language classes are 10 weeks. Classes begin June 3 and end August 15, 2019. Classes are held two days a week for two hour sessions. Classes will not be held the week of July 1 due to July 4th holiday.

Beginning English as a Second Language

Instructor TBD
For beginners who speak little English. Learn to speak, read and begin to write in the English language. Discover fun facts about Colorado while you learn.

Mon/Wed, June 3-Aug 14, 9:30-11:30am, 10 wks | Littleton Campus
LANG 1004M01-58094 |$185, plus book

Tue/Thu, June 4- Aug 15, 6:30-8:30pm, 10 wks | Littleton Campus
LANG 1004M02-58095 | $185, plus book

Intermediate English as a Second Language

Instructor TBD
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.

Mon/Wed, June 3-Aug 14, 9:30 -11:30am, 10 wks | Littleton Campus
LANG 1005M01-58096 | $185, plus book

Tue/Thu, June 4-Aug 15, 6:30-8:30pm, 10 wks | Littleton Campus
LANG 1005M02-58097 | $185, plus book

Advanced English as a Second Language

Instructor TBD
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 from the instructor.

Mon/Wed, June 3-Aug 14, 9:30 -11:30am, 10 wks | Littleton Campus
LANG 1006M01-58098 | $185, plus book | closed

Tue/Thu, June 4-Aug 15, 6:30-8:30pm, 10 wks | Littleton Campus
LANG 1006M02-58099 | $185, plus book

College Prep - English as a Second Language

Instructor TBD

Mon/Wed, June 3-Aug 14, 9:30 -11:30am, 10 wks | Littleton Campus
LANG 1007M01-58100 | $185, plus book | closed

Tue/Thu, June 4-Aug 15, 6:30-8:30pm, 10 wks | Littleton Campus
LANG 1007M02-58101 | $185, plus book

Online Options

These are 6-week, 24 instructional hours, online classes which begin the 2nd Wednesday of every month.

Course Name Course Number Cost
Writing for ESL ONLI 1105 $129
Grammar for ESL ONLI 1106 $129

 

French

Beginning French

Fawzia Ahmad
Parlez-vous français? Let’s begin speaking French as of this semester! Learn how to ask for directions, order food, make a reservation, ask about the weather, and buy everyday items at boulangeries and markets. Use your everyday French to navigate your everyday life in a French speaking country. Each meeting will have a cultural focus so that we cover the basics of the language and culture. Students will be asked to come up with their own desired goals and topics as well. Our meetings will be relaxed and fun and each student will be able to communicate at a basic level at the end of this course. Allons-y!! Let’s start!!

Add to CartTue, July 9-Aug 27, 6:00-8:30pm, 8 wks | Littleton Campus
LANG 1018M01-58130 | $199, plus book

Online Option

Course Name Course Number Cost
Beginning Conversational French ONLI 1236 $119

German

Beginning 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.

Add to CartTue, June 11-July 30, 7-9pm, 8 wks | Littleton Campus
LANG 1010M01-58131 | $179, plus book
and $5 materials fee

Online Option

Course Name Course Number Cost
German ONLI 2249 $99

Latin

Beginning Latin with Cultural & Historical Perspective

John Soister
Latin for beginners, offering grammar and vocabulary with references to the language’s influences in Italian, Spanish, French (“Romance” languages) and English. We’ll also review the cultural and historical accents of the language through the ages.

Add to CartFri, June 7-Aug 9, 1-3pm, 9 wks | Littleton Campus
LANG 1030M01-58136 | $179, plus book
and $5 materials fee
*No class on July 5

Spanish

Beginning Spanish

Discover basic Spanish including common phrases and vocabulary that will enable you to communicate simply and clearly.

Add to CartWed, June 5-Aug 14, 6-8pm, 10 wks | Littleton Campus
LANG 1020M01-58132 | $199, plus book
*No class on July 3

Add to CartThu, June 6-Aug 1, 6-8pm, 8 wks | Parker Campus
LANG 1020MP1-58133 | $159, $35 material fee to instructor
*No class on July 4

Intermediate Spanish

Improve your skills learned in Beginning Spanish (a prerequisite for this class), or you may obtain permission from the instructor before enrolling. 

Add to CartMon, June 3-Aug 12, 6-8pm, 10 wks | Littleton Campus
LANG 1021M01-58134 | $199, $35 material fee to instructor

Tue, June 4-July 30, 6-8pm, 8 wks | Parker Campus
LANG 1021MP1-58135 | $159, plus book | closed

Intro to Spanish for Health Professionals

This introductory course will cover the basics for culture and situations like a visit to the doctor, giving and requesting personal information, the human body, ailments, and emergencies.

Thu, May 30-Jun 27, 9-11:45 a.m., 5 wks. | Littleton Campus
LANG 1022M01-58245 | $185 plus book | closed

Online Spanish Options

Course Name Course Number Cost
Speed Spanish I ONLI 1233 $119
Speed Spanish II ONLI 1234 $119
Speed Spanish III ONLI 1235 $119
Conversational Spanish (Latin American) ONLI 2237 $99
Speed Spanish Series ONLI 2042 $300

Spanish for Professionals

Course Name Course Number Cost
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 EMS and Fire ONLI 2232 $129
Spanish for Corrections ONLI 2233 $99
Spanish for Park Rangers ONLI 2238 $99

Other Online Language Options

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.

Course Name Course Number Cost
Instant Italian ONLI 1175 $119
Conversational Japanese ONLI 2064 $119
Dutch ONLI 2236 $99
Portuguese ONLI 2239 $99