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Language Learning Center (LLC)

 


Nov. 27

Last Day for Attendance Hours for Attendance Certificate

Need at least 30 hours to get an Attendance Certificate You can still get hours for your professor until we close Sat., Dec. 7 at 2:00 pm. However, in order to award the certificates in a timely manner, we have to stop counting on Nov. 27. If you are close to 30, 90, ...120 hours of attendance, be sure you surpass that by Nov. 27.

 


Dec. 2

All Contests End 9:00 pm Today

Passport Rewards is what we call all of our contests!You can still collect stamps for your professor until Sat., Dec. 7 at 2:00 pm. However, in order to award and announce the winners of Language Partners, English Tutoring, ESL Rosetta Stone, and World Languages Rosetta Stone, we will not count anything after Mon., Dec. 2 at 9:00 pm. 

Applications Close for Rosetta Stone and Language Partners

Applications will close until Winter 2020Applications will close until Winter 2020 for both Rosetta Stone and Language Partners. You will be able to use your Rosetta Stone account until Dec. 18. Then all accounts will be deactivated. We will be using a new Rosetta Stone system from January, so you will need to re-apply after Jan. 6.

 


Dec. 7 @ 2 pm

Last Day for ANY Stamps or Attendance Hours

All homework for language classes due today before 2 pmAny and ALL homework for language classes must be finished by Sat., Dec. 7 at 2:00 pm. The LLC will not be open again for students until Jan. 6 at 9:30 am. 

We will send stamp reports out to professors on Mon., Dec. 9.

 

Last Day LLC is OPEN for Fall 2019

The LLC is closed from Dec. 8 until Jan. 6


Jan. 6 @ 9:30 am

LLC is OPEN for Winter 2020

 The LLC is open Jan. 6 through Feb. 13.

 

Contact Us

Fall 2019
        **OPEN   September 3 - December 7**
        M-Th 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
        F         8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
        Sa      9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
        Closed Finals Week and Holidays.
Building 77-1005
(909) 274-4580
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/Rosetta Stone Advantage?
          • 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 LLC 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!