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Languages

The following courses are typically offered throughout the year. Please check the courses page for the official listing of courses currently being offered.

Fall

French


French for Reading Knowledge - Level One 
An intensive introductory course for those wishing to acquire a reading knowledge of French in the shortest time possible. The course content is based on individual students' disciplines. There will be no emphasis on conversation and no aural-oral methods will be used. 

French for Reading Knowledge - Level Two
More difficult readings. Fine points of grammar are discussed only as a corollary to the readings.


German


German for Reading Knowledge - Level One 
This intensive introduction to German is designed to develop reading comprehension skills for students and professionals in fields which require a reading knowledge of German. Emphasis will be on grammar, word order, and translation. There will be no emphasis on conversation and no aural-oral methods will be used. The course content is based on individual students' disciplines.

German for Reading Knowledge - Level Two
A continuation of German for Reading Knowledge I, with more difficult readings.


Latin


Latin for Reading Knowledge - Level One
This course is designed to develop reading comprehension skills for students and professionals in fields which require a reading knowledge of Latin. A highly intensive, thorough treatment of all the forms and syntax of the language, with practice in reading representative texts.

Spring

French


French for Reading Knowledge - Level One 
An intensive introductory course for those wishing to acquire a reading knowledge of French in the shortest time possible. The course content is based on individual students' disciplines. There will be no emphasis on conversation and no aural-oral methods will be used. 

French for Reading Knowledge - Level Two
More difficult readings. Fine points of grammar are discussed only as a corollary to the readings.


Spanish


Spanish for Reading Knowledge - Level One 
An intensive introduction to the rudiments of Spanish. This course is designed to develop reading comprehension skills for students and professionals in fields which require a reading knowledge of Spanish. There will be no emphasis on conversation and no aural-oral methods will be used.


German


German for Reading Knowledge - Level One 
This intensive introduction to German is designed to develop reading comprehension skills for students and professionals in fields which require a reading knowledge of German. Emphasis will be on grammar, word order, and translation. There will be no emphasis on conversation and no aural-oral methods will be used. The course content is based on individual students' disciplines.

German for Reading Knowledge - Level Two
A continuation of German for Reading Knowledge I, with more difficult readings.


Latin


Latin for Reading Knowledge - Level One
This course is designed to develop reading comprehension skills for students and professionals in fields which require a reading knowledge of Latin. A highly intensive, thorough treatment of all the forms and syntax of the language, with practice in reading representative texts.

Summer

French


French for Reading Knowledge - Level One 
An intensive introductory course for those wishing to acquire a reading knowledge of French in the shortest time possible. The course content is based on individual students' disciplines. There will be no emphasis on conversation and no aural-oral methods will be used. 

French for Reading Knowledge - Level Two
More difficult readings. Fine points of grammar are discussed only as a corollary to the readings.


Spanish


Spanish for Reading Knowledge - Level One 
An intensive introduction to the rudiments of Spanish. This course is designed to develop reading comprehension skills for students and professionals in fields which require a reading knowledge of Spanish. There will be no emphasis on conversation and no aural-oral methods will be used.


German


German for Reading Knowledge - Level One 
This intensive introduction to German is designed to develop reading comprehension skills for students and professionals in fields which require a reading knowledge of German. Emphasis will be on grammar, word order, and translation. There will be no emphasis on conversation and no aural-oral methods will be used. The course content is based on individual students' disciplines.

German for Reading Knowledge - Level Two
A continuation of German for Reading Knowledge I, with more difficult readings.

German for Reading Knowledge - Levels One and Two for GC Art History Students Only
A ten-week course covering both German for Reading Knowledge Level One and Level Two. The first six weeks are open to students in all disciplines; however, during the remaining four weeks the reading will be exclusively for art history students. Tuition is $504 for students currently matriculated in a degree bearing program of CUNY, $917 for anyone else. Class size is limited and enrollment is on a first-come, first-served basis.


Italian


Italian for Reading Knowledge - Level One 
This course is designed to develop reading comprehension skills for students and professionals in fields which require a reading knowledge of Italian. There will be no emphasis on conversation and no aural-oral methods will be used. The course content is based on individual students' disciplines.


Latin


Latin for Reading Knowledge - Level One

This course is designed to develop reading comprehension skills for students and professionals in fields which require a reading knowledge of Latin. A highly intensive, thorough treatment of all the forms and syntax of the language, with practice in reading representative texts


Ancient Greek


Ancient Greek for Reading Knowledge - Level One 
This course is designed to develop reading comprehension skills for students and professionals in fields which require a reading knowledge of Ancient Greek. A highly intensive, thorough treatment of all the forms and syntax of the language, with practice in reading representative texts.