Languages and Cultures

At a glance

What: High-quality language and culture instruction in many world languages for conversation, travel, or business

Who: Taught by trained and experienced language instructors from UW-Madison

Certification: Programs meet multiple requirements and standards for continuing education

Contacts
Julie Dahl, jdahl@dcs.wisc.edu, 608‑262‑5929
Sage Goellner, sgoellner@dcs.wisc.edu, 608‑262‑4873


Upcoming classes
(Click class title for details and to register)
M, June 1-Aug 3, 4:30-6pm  •  $250
TTh, June 23-Aug 13, 5:30-7pm  •  $395
M, May 18, 6-9pm  •  $85; $35 for registrant guest
MW, Jun 1-29, 5:30-7pm  •  $135
M-F, June 15-26, 8:45am-1pm  •  $215 per week
Nov 14, 2014, 10:00am, Feb 9, 2015, 1:30pm, May 13, 2015, 9:30am  •  $45
MW, Jul 1-29, 5:30-7pm  •  $135
November 14, 2015, 10:00am, Feb 9, 2015, 1:30pm, May 13, 2015, 9:30am  •  $45
TTh, Jul 2-30, 7:15-8:45pm  •  $135
TTh, June 16-July 14, 5:30-7pm  •  $135
TTh, Jun 2-30, 7:15-8:45pm  •  $135
TTh, June 2-16, 5:30-7pm  •  $85
TTh, Jun 18-Jul 23, 5:30-7pm  •  $155
MW, Jun 1-29, 7:15-8:45pm  •  $135
TTh, Jun 2-30, 5:30-7pm  •  $135
TTh, Jun 2-30, 7:15-8:45pm  •  $135
TTh, June 16-Aug 6, 4:30-5:45pm  •  $190
Th, Aug 13, 1:30-3:45pm  •  $45
Online classes
Start September 15, 2015  •  Certificate program (both courses): | 8.0 CEUs, $760 | Group rate (2 or more): $715 | Spanish 1 only: | 4.0 CEUs, $455 | Spanish 2 only: | 4.0 CEUs, $395
Start anytime, complete within 1 year  •  $145
Available Sept 1, complete within 1 year  •  $220
Featured programs
Online anytime
Get the language skills and cultural knowledge you need to conduct business successfully in Spain and Latin America.
 
Classes to help adult learners increase their knowledge of English and improve their ability to use English.
A creative and fun way to improve French language skills and make new friends. Held every summer.
Learn how to read German-language texts at an advanced level. Credit, noncredit, and Independent Learning classes available.
Reading knowledge exams for graduate students

Click here to view a complete list of Continuing Studies Languages programs.