International Languages, Literatures and Cultures
We offer five majors and ten minors in the Department of International Languages, Literatures, and Cultures: French, German, Spanish, Asian Studies, and Latin American Studies. There are minors in French, German, Italian, Japanese, Spanish, African Studies, Asian Studies, European Studies, Middle Eastern Studies, and Latin American Studies. Asian Studies, French, Latin American Studies and Spanish offer honors in the major. There are other language courses as well: Arabic, Chinese, Greek, Latin, Hebrew, Portuguese, and Russian, all of which can be credited toward one of the area studies programs above.
Language Conversation Hours
French Conversation Hour
Thursdays at Upper Crust Bakery 5:30pm-6:30pm
German Conversation Hour:
Thursdays from 4-5 p.m. at the Upper Crust, 130 Main St.
Italian Conversation Hour:
Tuesdays 6:00-7:00, lower level study area of the BMU
Japanese J-Fusion Student Club:
Portuguese Conversation Hour:
Thursdays, 4:00-5:00, BMU (2nd floor)
Russian Conversation Hour
On the following Thursdays:February 11th, March 3rd, March 24th, April 14th, and May 5th
from 5-6 p.m. at Upper Crust (130 Main Street)
Spanish Conversation Hour
Mondays 5 to 6 p.m. lower level study area of the BMU
International Forum Schedule of Events
Every week throughout the semester, a speaker will share his/her knowledge and views of countries from the five continents. As an open forum, this gathering allows ample participation for faculty, students and members of the local Chico Community.