Foreign Language Department
Foreign Language department offers summer courses:
First Half Session (5/7/2018 - 6/19/2018)
ASL 1001 BEGINNING ASL I
SPAN 1011 EXTENDED SPANISH 1
SPAN 1013 EXTENDED SPANISH 3
Second Half Session (6/20/2018 - 8/4/2018)
ASL 1002 BEGINNING ASL II
SPAN 1012 EXTENDED SPANISH 2
SPAN 1014 EXTENDED SPANISH 4
May-mester Session (5/7/2018 - 5/27/2018)
ASL 1003 ORIENT DEAFNESS
ASL 1004 HIST DEAF HERITAGE
What foreign language courses would you like to take in the 2018 Fall semester?
Foreign Language Overview
Explore the world through our Foreign Language Department! Our professors have training in a foreign language and experience in Second Language Acquisition. All have world-class experience traveling to the countries that are represented in the different languages we teach. We provide courses on world cultures, film, and literature in translation that can be used to fulfill a foreign language requirement, area studies requirement, or a course elective.
Language, culture, study abroad and service learning courses in the department meet general education requirements for the areas of Diversity and Culture and Humanities, Literature or Historical Perspectives. Courses in the American Sign Language Certificate meet general education requirements for the areas of Diversity and Culture and Social Sciences.
Department Current News
Largest Gift in UCBA History from the Estate of Retired French Professor Judy Baughin
As UCBA’s first French professor, Judy Baughin was the founding member of the French discipline at RWC/UCBA, developing and teaching all levels of French language and culture courses. She helped create the Foreign Language Department and served as its chair for an astounding 32 years (with a couple of breaks for leaves). She retired in 2008 as professor emerita. Judy and her late husband, Bill Baughin, were much-loved at UCBA Their commitment to the college and to our students will continue for many years. Please read moreabout their generosity and their heartwarming story of dedication to their students and our college.
University of Cincinnati Utilizes Technology, Talents to Support Recovery Efforts in Puerto Rico.
UC faculty are teaching online courses to assist students affected by Hurricane Maria.
Online Relief for Puerto Rico
UC Blue Ash Professor of Spanish Dr. Maria Ortiz is helping lead an outreach initiative to assist students in Puerto Rico affected by last fall’s Hurricane Maria.
Outstanding Service While Abroad
Kudos to UCBA Spanish professors, Angie Woods and Teresa Roig-Torres, for each being honored with the "Outstanding Service Award for Heroic Efforts on Study Abroad” by UC Interim Provost, Peter Landgren.
Foreign Language Lab
The Foreign Language Lab & Resource Center is ready to help you succeed. Work on your foreign language homework, brush up on your skills, or get personal tutoring in the Foreign Language Lab & Resource Center in 350 & 350F Muntz Hall.
Foreign Language Placement
All students who have had two or more years of a high school foreign language, or those who have prior knowledge of a foreign language, and who wish to continue studying the same language, must take the foreign language placement test prior to registering for a foreign language class.