Language Center at City College of San Francisco supports credit/non-credit courses
in American Sign Language, (Cantonese and Mandarin) Chinese, French,
German, (modern) Greek, Italian, Japanese, Pilipino, Russian, and Spanish.
and video stations for student use
The Language Center is a state-of-the-art facility equipped with 34 iMac stations, 18 PC stations, 12 DVD stations, and 11 VHS
We provide instructional software for American Sign Language, (Cantonese and Mandarin) Chinese,
French, German, Italian, Japanese, Russian, Spanish, and Tagalog (Pilipino).
You must obtain a user name and password
from your instructor to use these materials. Check the Online
Language Lab page to see if the resources you need are available.
The Language Center provides high-speed internet access to students enrolled in
Foreign Language Department courses with internet-based assignments.
The Language Center’s website also has language-learning links for many languages taught at City College of San Francisco.
Center Electronic Classroom
The Electronic classroom (R-205E) can be reserved by foreign language
instructors for a variety of presentations and activities. There
are 31 audio/PC stations with internet access, an instructor’s console
with projection system, multistandard DVD and VHS players, and presentation stand.
Instructors are encouraged to make appointments to come in individually,
or in small groups for informal training in the technologies of their
choice. Occasional formal workshops are also offered on FLEX days or at other times during the semester by request.
Materials for Instructor Use
The Language Center maintains a collection of foreign language and language
instruction-oriented DVDs, and videos, which can be checked out by instructors for use in their
classes. Please contact the Language Center at 415-452-5555 for further information.