Language Class

Cultural Competency & Language Classes

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Current Courses

Conversational Italian I

August 28-December 4, 2019

Wednesdays, 12-1 p.m.
Credit hours: 1
Where: Monroe Park Campus

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Conversational Italian II

August 28-December 4, 2019
Wednesdays, 1-2 p.m.
Credit hours: 1
Where: Monroe Park Campus

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Conversational Spanish I

August 29-December 5, 2019

Thursdays, 12-1 p.m.
Credit hours: 1
Where: Monroe Park Campus

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Conversational Spanish II

August 29-December 5, 2019
Thursdays, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
Credit hours: 1
Where: Monroe Park Campus

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“The instructor was very patient and very good at building on our experiences, building on our interests—adapting to where we had strengths and where we needed some more support.” - Alisa 

Alisa B., VCU Cultural Competency and Language Student.

A woman in a red sweater standing in front of a white wall. To her right is the VCU logo and her name, Alisa B

In partnership with the School of World Studies, conversation-based language classes are offered as a benefit to VCU and VCU Health employees, and are open to students and community members not currently enrolled in VCU academic programs. Classes introduce adult learners to different cultures, and are available for one academic credit. Tuition waivers or education assistance may be available to qualified employees. Contact Human Resources to determine eligibility.

Fall 2019 offerings include:

Why study a foreign language?

Improve travel experiences

Planning a trip abroad? Register for a class with your travel companions to learn or refresh your language skills.

Connect with other cultures

Become interculturally competent, and gain a better understanding of other cultures.

Add to your work skills

Enhance your career opportunities in our increasingly global world.

Keep your mind engaged

With an emphasis on oral fluency and listening, learning a world language makes a great hobby!

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For information on how to register for undergraduate credit courses, visit our Registration page. Helpful links are provided on this page.

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