Foreign Language

  • The main objective in studying a foreign language is to develop linguistic skills in the target language. Students will begin to develop skills in listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills which will lead to competence and fluency in the use of the foreign language. In addition, students will develop a knowledge and respect for the history and cultures of the lands native to the language.

    SPANISH I
    1 credit
    *Elective Course*
    Foundation course of understanding, speaking, reading, and writing Spanish and introduction to the cultures of Spain and Spanish America.

    SPANISH II
    1 credit
    *Elective Course*
    Students continue to develop skills on conversation, grammar, and culture.

    SPANISH III
    1 credit
    *Elective Course*
    The emphasis of Spanish Conversation and Composition is on the development of writing skills and fluency in speaking the language

    SPANISH IV
    1 credit
    *Elective Course*
    This advanced course offers a thorough review and in-depth study of Spanish with a special emphasis on developing fluency in the spoken language through discussions, writing assignments and film.

    FRENCH I
    1 credit
    *Elective Course*
    Foundation course for understanding, speaking, reading, and writing French and introduction to the culture of France.
    Students will develop skills in conversation, grammar, and culture.

    FRENCH II
    1 credit
    *Elective Course*
    Students will continue to develop their skills needed for French conversation and understanding of culture.

    FRENCH III
    1 credit
    *Elective Course*
    Students will focus on speaking, reading, and writing fluency in French with continued enforcement of cultural differences

    FRENCH IV
    1 credit
    *Elective Course*
    This course includes advanced oral skill development. It includes a study of French literature and a review of French grammar concepts needed for college placement and advanced conversation. It continues an in- depth cultural study.