Fall 2013 Continuing Education Catalog
Educational, career, and personal development opportunities designed to address the needs of the South Bronx, Bronx, and Upper Manhattan communities.
Language Skills Other Languages If you are up for a challenge, try learning a new language. We offer several in-demand languages to cater to the growing need of bilingual/multi-lingual speakers in today's global economy. Save by registering for more than one! CONVERSATIONAL SPANISH AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE Habla Espa単ol? Learn fundamental Spanish with our conversational classes. Our basic course will give you an understanding of the Spanish language by helping to build vocabulary and introducing sentence structures that will get you conversing in simple phrases. Take your Spanish to the next level with our intermediate class that builds on reading and writing skills. If you grew up speaking Spanish but never learned how to read or write, our advanced class will allow you to master the grammar of the language and become highly proficient. Be a more powerful communicator and learn the art of American Sign Language. Our 3 course sequence in ASL will introduce you to the deaf culture and appreciation of the language used by deaf/hearing-impaired people. You will learn sign vocabulary, expressive /receptive finger spelling skills, ASL grammar, facial/gestural expressions and conversational styles. Fun class projects include learning how to sign a song, poem or story, individual presentations, and group discussions of contemporary topics. Conversational Spanish (Basic) American Sign Language I T & Th 9:30am to 12:30pm 10/8-10/31/13 CE1221-F01 24 hrs. 8 sessions $235 T & Th 6:00pm to 9:00pm 10/22-11/14/13 CE1241-F01 24 hrs. 8 sessions $235 T & Th 6:00pm to 9:00pm 10/8-10/31/13 CE1221-F02 24 hrs. 8 sessions $235 American Sign Language II (Intermediate) T & Th 6:00pm to 9:00pm 11/19-12/17/13 CE1242-F01 24 hrs. 8 sessions $235 T & Th 9:30am to 12:30pm 11/5-12/3/13 CE1222-F01 24 hrs. 8 sessions $235 American Sign Language III T & Th 6:00pm to 9:00pm 11/5-12/3/13 CE1222-F02 24 hrs. 8 sessions $235 T & Th 6:00pm to 9:00pm 12/19/13-1/2/14 CE1243-F01 24 hrs. 8 sessions $235 Conversational Spanish Conversational Spanish (Advanced) T & Th 9:30am to 12:30pm 12/10/13-1/14/14 CE1223-F01 24 hrs. 8 sessions $235 T & Th 6:00pm to 9:00pm 12/10/13-1/14/14 CE1223-F02 24 hrs. 8 sessions $235 BASIC FRENCH Students are introduced to the Fench language and culture in this basic course. Thematic-based activities will teach basic vocabulary, grammar rules and develop conversational skills. Recommended for adults with limited or no French language skills. M & W 6:00pm to 8:00pm 10/14-11/25/13 CE1231-F01 24 hrs. 12 sessions $235 18 Division of Continuing Education & Workforce Development