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Language Learning Center (LLC)

  • Virtual LLC

    Go to the Virtual LLC  

    What to do in the Virtual LLC (Zoom meeting)?

    • Ask questions
    • Attend Office Hours
    • Meet English or Spanish tutors

    AMLA

    Arabic

    Chinese

    • Tutoring and language cafe coming soon
    • Software - Rosetta Stone & Mango - access through LLC Canvas
    • Language Partners

    French

    • French Language Cafe - every Tues. 6:30-7:30pm with focus on conversation and fun
    • Software - Rosetta Stone & Mango - access through LLC Canvas
    • Language Partners

    German

    Italian

    Japanese

    • Japanese Language Cafe - click here to join the Zoom click here to join the Zoom every Thur. 6:30-7:30pm with a focus on conversation and fun
    • Professor Keiko Appel's Office Hours in Virtual LLC every MW 12-12:30pm
    • Professor Yumi Parks' Office Hours in Virtual LLC every M 4:30-5:30pm
    • Professor Keiko Tsurumi's Office Hours in Virtual LLC every Wed. 10-11am - all Japanese students welcome
    • Rosetta Stone available on LLC Canvas 
    • Language Partners

    Korean

    • Professor Don Lee's Office Hours in Virtual LLC every Wed. 1-2pm
    • Rosetta Stone available on LLC Canvas
    • Language Partners

    Latin

    •  Email langlab@mtsac.edu for a Rosetta Stone account -- include ID #
    • Access Mango Software on LLC Canvas

    Sign Language

    • Sign Language Cafe - every Mon. 4:30-5:30pm - focus on communication
    • Professor Liz Mahler's Office Hours in Virtual LLC every MW 3:30-4:30pm - all Sign Language students welcome
    • Videos for learning available through LLC Canvas

    Spanish

  • Open

    (August 24 - December 5)

    M, Tu, W, Th 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
    Fri                    8:00 am - 4:00 pm
    Sa                    9:00 am - 2:00 pm
    Su                    closed

     

    ESL

    Credit Students: Register for the LLC

    Don't forget to register for the LLC

    LLC Contests
    • Rosetta Stone World Languages
    • Rosetta Stone English
    • English SDLA Tutoring
    • Spanish DLA Tutoring
    • Language Partners

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Contact Us

Fall 2020 
M-Th    8:00am-8:00pm
F            8:00am-4:00pm
Sa          9:00am-2:00pm
Su     Closed
LLC Staff will be working from home. Email us or chat with us when we are online.
Building 77-1005
(909) 274-4580 (Messages left at this number will be answered as soon as possible.)
langlab@mtsac.edu
www.mtsac.edu/llc

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Frequently Asked Questions

    • The LLC
       
      • Where is the LLC?
          • The LLC is in building 77 room 1005.
      • Who does the lab serve?
          • Mt. SAC students studying American Language (AmLa), Arabic, English as a Second Language (ESL), Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Spanish, and Sign Language (ASL).
      • What type of materials do you have?
          • Language learning software programs such as Rosetta Stone and Mango Languages; homework sites, educational videos, and DVDs. These programs can help you with listening, speaking, and reading skills.
      • What are your facilities?
          • The Smart Lab for instructors and their classes, the Open Lab for independent study, and an ESL tutoring room.
    • Lab Usage
       
      • Who can use the lab?
          • Any student with a Mt. SAC ID. You do not need to be enrolled in a language class to use the lab; however, you must study a language.
      • How can I register for the LLC?
          • Registration is free with your Mt. SAC student ID.
      • Can I use the LLC without being enrolled in a language class?
          • Yes, you can register in the LLC under Continuing Education. It is recommended that students without a current language class use the LLC to review the language(s) they have studied.
      • Do I have Wi-Fi access?
          • Yes, you have access Wi-Fi through your portal login credentials.
      • Can I access the lab from home?
          • Yes and no. There are some programs that you can access from home, and there are others that are available in the lab only.
    • Programs and Resources
       
      • Which resources do you offer?
          • Language learning software programs such as Rosetta Stone, Mango, Native Accent Pronunciation, Focus on Grammar; homework sites, educational videos, and DVDs. We also offer the Passport Rewards program. Our resources help you with your listening,speaking, reading, and writing skills.
      • What is the Passport Rewards (PR) Program?
          • The LLC acknowledges your learning achievements on a weekly basis. You will receive digital Stamps (like the badges you get for playing online games) on your online passport! There are three branches under PR: Language Partners, Rosetta Stone/Rosetta Stone Advantage, and LLC Tutoring. Winners are announced at the end of Week 7 and Week 14.
      • What is Language Partners (LP)?
          • LP matches you with another student to practice the same language or two different languages on a regular basis to improve your speaking skills in the target language. Meet people and learn at the same time!
      • What is Rosetta Stone?
          • They are language-learning software programs. When you apply to Passport Rewards, we will create a Rosetta Stone (foreign languages) or a Rosetta Stone Advantage (ESL/AmLa) account for your personal use.
      • What is English SDLA Tutoring?
          • We currently offer ESL tutoring at the LLC. You can complete and review SDLAs (Self-Directed Learning Activities) such as Visiting a Doctor, Asking for and Giving Directions, and Job Interview with an ESL teacher! It is an excellent opportunity for one-on-one learning. Join us today!