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Practical Spanish, French, Italian, Mandarin Chinese and Sign Language.

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Learn the language and customs of the deaf community in this class designed for beginners but open to all levels. Practice basic hand signal skills, finger-spelling, facial expression, body language and movements for conceptual signs. You’ll have fun learning introductory sign language skills.

Schedule : Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM; 4 sessions; starting 6/19/2017, ending 6/22/2017

Instructor : Judy Kalei Higa 

Location : West Los Angeles College Location : 
  West Los Angeles College.

Class Fee: $75.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

Start date: 06/19/17

End date: 06/22/17



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We offer several Language classes, generally two or more times a year.  Our Fall semester opens for registration in mid-August, our Spring in mid-January, and our Summer in mid-May.  We encourage you to add your name to our interest list to receive information on the next offering of classes.  To add your name to our interest list, simply register for this free class (add to your cart and checkout). 

Schedule : ; ; Class Skip Dates :Self-Paced

Instructor : Staff Staff 

Location : West Los Angeles College Location : 
  West Los Angeles College.

Class Fee: $0.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

Start Date: upon registration



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Planning a trip to France? Or just want to learn the “language of love’” Here’s a great way to “parler français.” The main goal of this class is for you to become familiar with spoken French. You’ll learn basic vocabulary and useful phrases dealing with travel, time, shopping, eating, emergencies and more. Participate in role playing, Q & A and discussion, and learn some important things about French culture in order to get along. Last class meeting will be an excursion where you can practice what you’ve learned. Bon voyage! *$10 material fee due at registration for handouts and pronunciation CD.

Schedule : Weekly - Sat 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 6 sessions; starting 7/15/2017, ending 8/19/2017

Instructor : Harriette McCauley 

Location : West Los Angeles College Location : 
  West Los Angeles College.

Class Fee: $59.00

Materials Fee: $10.00

Start date: 07/15/17

End date: 08/19/17



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Converse in Spanish at work, home, or while on vacation by learning basics for almost any situation. Vocabulary, verbs and useful practical phrases are covered. No previous knowledge of Spanish is required. Register early, as these popular classes fill up every semester. ¡Bienvenidos!

Schedule : Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 5 sessions; starting 6/10/2017, ending 7/15/2017 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 7/1/2017)

Instructor : Sandra Lew 

Location : West Los Angeles College Location : 
  West Los Angeles College.

Class Fee: $99.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

Start date: 06/10/17

End date: 07/15/17



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Converse in Spanish at work, home, or while on vacation by learning basics for almost any situation. Vocabulary, verbs and useful practical phrases are covered. No previous knowledge of Spanish is required. Register early, as these popular classes fill up every semester. ¡Bienvenidos!

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM; 5 sessions; starting 6/15/2017, ending 7/13/2017

Instructor : Sandra Lew 

Location : West Los Angeles College Location : 
  West Los Angeles College.

Class Fee: $99.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

Start date: 06/15/17

End date: 07/13/17



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Ok, you’ve had 15 hours of Spanish, and that little taste made you want more! This course builds on what you learned in Practical Spanish. Continue building vocabulary, learn verb tenses, commands, pronouns and useful practical phrases. Prerequisite: completion of Practical Spanish, ability to conjugate verbs in present tense or extensive vocabulary.

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM; 4 sessions; starting 7/20/2017, ending 8/10/2017

Instructor : Sandra Lew 

Location : West Los Angeles College Location : 
  West Los Angeles College.

Class Fee: $79.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

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Start date: 07/20/17

End date: 08/10/17



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Ok, you’ve had 15 hours of Spanish, and that little taste made you want more! This course builds on what you learned in Practical Spanish. Continue building vocabulary, learn verb tenses, commands, pronouns and useful practical phrases. Prerequisite: completion of Practical Spanish, ability to conjugate verbs in present tense or extensive vocabulary.

Schedule : Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 4 sessions; starting 7/22/2017, ending 8/12/2017

Instructor : Sandra Lew 

Location : West Los Angeles College Location : 
  West Los Angeles College.

Class Fee: $79.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

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Start date: 07/22/17

End date: 08/12/17



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Do you need a high TOEFL* score to get accepted to your dream college? Do you lack confidence in your ability to earn that score? If so, this is the class for you. Expand your English vocabulary, strengthen your grammar skills, improve your reading comprehension, and learn test-taking strategies. Get the skills, strategies, and confidence you need to succeed on the TOEFL. *TOEFL is the Test of English as a Foreign Language, which tests an individual's ability to use and understand English in an academic setting, and is an admission requirement for non-native English speakers at many English-speaking colleges and universities.

Schedule : Weekly - Mon 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM; 6 sessions; starting 4/24/2017, ending 6/5/2017 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 5/29/2017)

Instructor : Lisa Saperston 

Location : SMC Bundy Campus Location : 
  SMC Bundy Campus.

Class Fee: $129.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

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Start date: 04/24/17

End date: 06/05/17

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Learn effective note-taking strategies--including what to include and exclude from your notes--that will give you confidence when choosing answers to lecture and reading comprehension test questions. Also, practice troubleshooting new vocabulary and concepts, so you don't miss out on the easy points in these TOEFL test sections.

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM; starting 7/18/2017, ending 7/18/2017

Instructor : Lisa Saperston 

Location : SMC Bundy Campus Location : 
  SMC Bundy Campus.

Class Fee: $49.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

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Start date: 07/18/17

End date: 07/18/17



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Gain the confidence you need to speak your mind under time pressure in 45-second and 60-second intervals. Also, practice a variety of speaking scenarios and drills designed to raise your confidence and reduce testing anxiety. Your best speaking performance is yet to come!

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM; starting 6/27/2017, ending 6/27/2017

Instructor : Lisa Saperston 

Location : SMC Bundy Campus Location : 
  SMC Bundy Campus.

Class Fee: $49.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

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Start date: 06/27/17

End date: 06/27/17



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Learn step-by-step strategies to develop well-organized and well-written essays under time pressure! Strengthen your ability to incorporate effective sentence variety, include more descriptive and appropriate word choices, and make fewer grammatical mistakes. You will definitely feel more confident after a quick review of English grammar to strengthen your proofreading ability.

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM; starting 7/11/2017, ending 7/11/2017

Instructor : Lisa Saperston 

Location : SMC Bundy Campus Location : 
  SMC Bundy Campus.

Class Fee: $49.00

Materials Fee: $0.00

Please read: CLASS HELD OFF CAMPUS IN Santa Monica. ...More

Start date: 07/11/17

End date: 07/11/17



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