• Languages & Culture Certificates

    Beginner Level Language Courses

    September 8 through October 27, 2014
    Cost: $195 (per course)
    Register Online or call (205) 726 4055

    ESL for Internationals

    Tuesdays, 6:00-8:00
    Learn to develop language skills in reading, writing, listeningand speaking using engaging and interactive activities that help  students to develop skills to use in real life situations.
    Instructor: Darlene Key

    French

    Mondays, 6:00-8:00
    Learn or refresh basic speaking, writing, listening and reading skills for functional communication while traveling or mingling with French speakers. Practice introductions, asking for information, ordering meals, making plans, discussing past events,and negotiating the airport. Text with flashcards and CDs included.
    Instructor: Mary Delo

    German

    Mondays, 6:00-8:00
    Learn or refresh basic speaking, writing, listening and reading skills for functional communication while traveling or mingling with Italian speakers. Practice introductions, asking for information, ordering meals, making plans, discussing past events,and negotiating the airport. Text with flashcards and CDs included
    Instructor: Brad Burckel

    Italian

    Mondays, 6:00-8:00
    Learn or refresh basic speaking, writing, listening and reading skills for functional communication while traveling or mingling with Italian speakers. Practice introductions, asking for information, ordering meals, making plans, discussing past events,and negotiating the airport. Text with flashcards and CDs included.
    Instructor: Kathy Galica

    Spanish

    Mondays, 6:00-8:00
    Learn or refresh basic speaking, writing, listening and reading skills for functional communication while traveling or mingling with Spanish speakers. Practice introductions, asking for information, ordering meals, making plans, discussing past events,and negotiating the airport. Text with flashcards and CDs included.This course will also include additional information for those working with mission teams in Spanish-speaking countries.
    Instructor: Dianne Daniels

    Intermediate &Advanced Level Language Courses

    Intermediate and advanced level courses will be offered dependent upon demand and enrollment.

    Critical Foreign Language Classes

    August 25, 2014 - December 13, 2014
    Orientation: August 24,2014
    The Critical Languages Program at Samford University presents a unique opportunity for college students, high school students, and anyone from the community interested in pursuing language study in lesser-taught languages. Courses feature small class sizes where native speakers guide students through their course of study.

    All classes and labs are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays, except Russian

    Class Offerings

    • Arabic
    • Chinese
    • Haitian Creole
    • Hindi
    • Italian
    • Japanese
    • Korean
    • Portuguese
    • Russian
    • Swahili
    • Thai
    Course
    Class
    Lab
    Course
    Class
    Lab
    ARAB 101
    6-6:50 pm
    7-7:50 pm
    ITAL 101
    6-6:50 pm
    7-7:50 pm
    ARAB 201
    TBA
    TBA
    ITAL 201
    6-6:50 pm
    7-7:50 pm
    ARAB 202
    7-7:50 pm
    6-6:50 pm
    JAPN 101
    2-2:50 pm
    1-1:50 pm
    CHIN 101
    4-4:50 pm
    3-3:50 pm
    JAPN 201
    1-1:50 pm
    2-2:50 pm
    CHIN 201
    5-5:50 pm
    4-4:50 pm
    KORE 101
    7-7:50 pm
    6-6:50 pm
    CHIN 205
    6-6:50 pm
    5-5:50 pm
    KORE 201
    TBA
    TBA
    CREO 101
    5-5:50 pm
    4-4:50 pm
    KORE 202
    6-6:50 pm
    7-7:50 pm
    CREO 102
    6-6:50 pm
    5-5:50 pm
    PORT 101
    6-6:50 pm
    7-7:50 pm
    CREO 201
    7-7:50 pm
    6-6:50 pm
    PORT 201
    7-7:50 pm
    6-6:50 pm
    HIND 101
    6-6:50 pm
    7-7:50 pm
    RUSS 101
    4-4:50 pm MW
    5-5:50 pm MW
    HIND 201
    7-7:50 pm
    6-6:50 pm
    RUSS 201
    5-5:50 pm MW
    4-4:50 pm MW
    HIND 205
    TBA
    TBA
    SWAH 101
    6-6:50 pm
    7-7:50 pm
    HIND 345
    TBA
    TBA
    SWAH 201
    7-7:50 pm
    6-6:50 pm
         
    THAI 101
    6-6:50 pm
    7-7:50 pm

    Fees & Registration

    Non-credit option available. Call(205) 726-4055
    Contact clp@samford.edu or Call(205) 726-2516