Communication & Languages

Interested In Learning A New Language?

Wake Tech has a long history of offering a variety of language learning options. Whether you want to speak a new language, have a ticket to see the world, or simply would like to refresh your skills, we can help you reach your goals. You will learn from experienced language instructors, many of whom are native speakers of the languages they teach. 

Why should you take a foreign language class at Wake Tech?

  • Taught in a relaxed atmosphere, using an interactive and hands-on approach. 
  • Language learning on demand. We offer courses every semester, even during the summer. Do you have a group of people interested or in need of a certain language? We can offer the course on-demand even if it’s not in the current catalog. We can even offer the course at your location! 
  • Seated, online, and hybrid (in-class and online) courses available.

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How do I enroll in a Wake Tech Foreign Language Class?

Registration is open to all adults 18 and older.  Minors aged 16-17 require additional steps. Registration is available online or in-person.   

Not sure which class is right for your skill level?

Contact Us:

Susan Shostak, Languages & Lifelong Learning

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Beginning Conversational SpanishFLI-3717Q2
Designed for students with some prior knowledge of Spanish, this course will help you develop conversational and reading strategies. The course includes group readings, discussions, dialogues, oral presentations, and role playing. Emphasis is on practical, everyday language,...
Beginning Conversational Spanish IIFLI-3717P2
Develop additional conversational and reading strategies through group discussions, dialogues, oral presentations, and role playing. Emphasis is on practical language, idiomatic expressions and cultural context. The focus of this course is exploring content from the second h...
Beginning Writer's WorkshopCSP-4000CAE
Get a taste of the writer's life and improve your writing skills in this introduction to writing creatively. If you've always wanted to write but have no idea where to start, this course will demystify the process for you. You'll get a taste of the writing life, improve your...
Beginning Your Novel - From Idea to First DraftSEF-3001DO2
Many people want to write a novel, but most have no idea where to begin. This course guides you through the process, from identifying a workable concept to developing a working outline and beginning a first draft. We will discuss outlining a plot, developing characters, and...
Better Business Writing, Level 1: How to Sharpen Your Writing StyleSEF-3001AO2
Strengthen your writing by eliminating wordiness and writing more concisely. Plan your business documents to save time rewriting. With writing exercises and interactive quizzes, you'll learn the difference between active and passive voice and when to use each - and much more...
Beyond the Basics: Advanced Conversation and FluencyCOM-3711Z3
Improve your fluency and accuracy in spoken English. Students will learn how to express themselves and interact with other people on a variety of topics, in a variety of settings. Instructors will use up-to-date instructional techniques including effective error correction.
Beyond the Basics: Advanced Conversation and Fluency ExtendedCOM-3711AG3
Improve your ability to speak English with fluency, accuracy, and confidence. You will participate in interactive practice activities to learn how to express yourself orally. You’ll get corrections and feedback from a qualified instructor.
Beyond the Basics: Advanced Grammar for Non-Native English SpeakersCOM-3711F2
Save yourself the frustration of misunderstanding and the hassle of wasted time - improve your knowledge of English grammar. This course focuses on understanding and using advanced grammatical structures in context. Students develop an understanding of their own grammatica...
Beyond the Basics: Advanced Grammar in Conversation for Non-Native English SpeakersCOM-3711AE3
Improve your ability to understand and use advanced English in conversation. This interactive course allows students to practice English in a supportive environment, under the guidance of a qualified English language instructor. Skills practice includes using multiple verb t...
Beyond the Basics: Advanced Grammar in Writing for Non-Native English SpeakersCOM-3711AF3
Improve your skills in writing English. Can you express yourself with precision in writing? Learn advanced grammar and become proficient in self-editing for accuracy, conciseness, and appropriateness.
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