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 World Languages

Jacqueline M Cunningham
Department Chair

Immerse Yourself in a New World!                   

Live the Language! At CCC, prepare yourself for travel and study abroad or improve your language skills to increase your global and local career opportunities!                  

The World Languages Department at Harold Washington College offers classes in Chinese, French, Italian, Japanese, Spanish, and specialized courses for heritage Spanish Learners. There are courses for novice speakers to heritage and native speakers. If you need HUM or transfer credit to a university, many upper level courses 104 and above are IAI and satisfy HUM graduation requirements at CCC. Interested? Look at our language programs below. The world is waiting for you.                 

Are you looking to improve your Academic English skills? Our English Language Learning (ELL/ESL) courses are for you!  At Harold Washington College, a community of English Learners take college courses toward their degree while improving their English Language skills. This is what makes CCC a very special experience for English Learners.  Our students are citizens, new immigrants, and international students. Whether you are interested in improving your English skills for a CCC program, a two-year transfer degree, career development, or personal reasons, our English Language Learning faculty are here for you!                 

Explore a Language Program Below
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