Weekend Language Program

About the Weekend Language Program

The Weekend Language Program is tailored for busy individuals who would benefit from studying a language but cannot accommodate it during the week. The course is taught in a combination of in-class lessons (on Saturday) and online exercises. If you are looking for weekday classes, go to Modern Languages and Literatures Program website. The Weekend Language Program offers introductory level courses on Saturdays (from 10:30am to 2:00pm) in the following languages:

  • Introductory Arabic
  • Introductory Chinese (Mandarin)
  • Introductory French
  • Introductory Italian
  • Introductory Japanese
  • Introductory Korean
  • Introductory Portuguese
  • Portuguese for Spanish Speakers
  • American Sign Language
  • Introductory Spanish
  • Spanish for Heritage Speakers
  • Polish Literature
  • Spanish Literature

The walk-in tutoring is available at Room B-206 on Saturdays. The walk-in tutoring is also offered during weekdays. Please ask your instructor the schedule & availability of walk-in tutoring. The schedule for walk-in & online tutoring is also available at this page.

Course schedule

Most of our courses are scheduled in the morning (10:30am - 2:00pm). A few courses are scheduled in the afternoon (2:30pm - 6:00pm). For the latest information on the course offering, pleaase visit http://bit.ly/course_schedule

  1. Select "LaGuardia Community College" for College and the semester you are interested
  2. Select the term
  3. Type in one of the following course codes to search for courses: ELA (Arabic), ELC (Chinese), ELF (French), ELI (Italian), ELJ (Japanese), ELK (Korean), ELM (ASL), ELP (Polish), ELR (Russian), ELS (Spanish), ELZ (Portuguese)
  4. Click "Search"

How to register for weekend language courses


Contact the Program Coordinator at the contact information page.