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Which Courses Can I Take?

The Department of Modern and Classical Languages offers courses in Arabic, Chinese, Dutch French, German, Greek, Japanese, Latin, Russian, and Spanish. Each languages offers many levels from introductory courses to intensive studies in order to allow students to grow in the language of their choice.

Grammar courses are designed primarily to increase fluency in speaking, reading, writing, and understanding speakers of the second language, while advanced cluture and literature courses stress the patterns of life and thought in each of the cultures and examine the great works of literature written in the target language.