Foreign Language (802)
802-160. Spanish - Beginning. (3 Credits)
Take a conversational approach to learning Spanish while becoming familiar with beginning terminology. Enhance ability to understand and be sensitive to the difficulties encountered in cross-cultural communication. Note: Students who have foreign language proficiency (Spanish or other) acquired by background or formal training should apply for a language proficiency that might meet the requirements of this course.
802-161. Spanish for Supervisors. (2 Credits)
This class is designed to familiarize leaders and supervisors with basic Spanish and Hispanic culture to better enhance communications in their business. This beginning course will deal with the basic grammar structure of the language and at the same time incorporate essential vocabulary used in the business. It emphasizes the general skills of communication in Spanish, within a context of cultural awareness. The class is intended to aid leaders and supervisors to communicate effectively with the Spanish speaking community.
802-165. Business Spanish Applications. (3 Credits)
Achieve a higher level of skill in using Spanish as a second language in the business environment while discussing topics such as forms, documentation, and business settings. Note: Students who have foreign language proficiency (Spanish or other) acquired by background or formal training should apply for a language proficiency that might meet the requirements of this course.
Prerequisites: (802-160 with a minimum grade of C)
802-166. Spanish for Interpreters. (2 Credits)
This class helps students advance in the correct use and application of the Spanish language in interpreting jobs in the field of service occupations and/or in the community at large. Emphasis will be on language communications and listening skills and appropriate technical terminology. Class will be taught at an intermediate level of Spanish.
Prerequisites: Spanish Placement Test with a score of 466
802-167. Span for Hospitality Industry. (1 Credit)
Explore the language skills of general communication in Spanish within a context of diversity and cultural awareness during this course for those in the Hospitality industry. Develop a Spanish vocabulary applicable to front desk work, and basic tourism questions.
802-177. Spanish for Protective Servics. (3 Credits)
This beginning course in Spanish focuses on the terminology needed in the field of protective services and on the cultural aspects present when interacting with people from Hispanic backgrounds who may have limited proficiency skills in the English language.
802-182. Hospitality Industry Spanish. (2 Credits)
Develop skills in the Spanish language to be utilized in the field of the Hospitality Industry. This interactive class will focus on communication within a context of diversity and cultural awareness. Students will acquire pertinent vocabulary for front desk work and basic tourism questions.
Prerequisites: (High School GPA 2.60 or Higher) or (Accuplacer ESL Language Use with a score of 103 and Accuplacer ESL Sentence Mean with a score of 103) or (COMPASS-Writing Skills with a score of 59 or COMPASS/ESL - Grammar with a score of 90 or ACT-English with a score of 17 or ASSET-Writing Skills with a score of 41 or Accuplacer Sentence Skills82 or Next-Gen Accuplacer Writing with a score of 250 or TABE Advanced Language with a score of 11.0 or TABE-11 A Language with a score of 631 or TABE-12 A Language with a score of 631 or Completed Intro College Wrtg or College Proficiency - Writing or 831-103 with a minimum grade of C or 851-771 with a minimum grade of S)
802-186. Spanish Dialects. (1 Credit)
Study words and expressions utilized in different countries of the Spanish-speaking world as they relate to health, work and everyday living. Cultural ethnic background, historical, and immigration factors will be part of this interactive and informative class.
Prerequisites: 538-103 with a minimum grade of C
802-462. Spanish for Manufacturing. (0.4 Credits)
Gain language training to improve communication between Spanish and non-Spanish speakers in the workplace. Explore common phrases for specific jobs and machines, as well as safety phrases and company best practices.
802-466. Span/Med Personnel-Beg. (0.75 Credits)
This is a beginning Spanish course open to anyone, but tailored especially to meet the needs of people working in the medical field, i.e., doctors, dentists, nurses, and EMT's. The course will explain the basics of the Spanish language while incorporating situational language needed in medical settings. Textbook required.
802-466C. Spanish Med Personnel Begin. (1.6 Credits)
A seminar designed for workers in the medical field to provide practical skills to help patients and families.
802-467E. Span for Bus and Travel. (0.3 Credits)
This course will focus on developing basic skills to function adequately while traveling and/or conducting business abroad.