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PSEO Foreign Language Courses

Spanish 1 - LAN 245 - 3 credits  (Crown)

Instructor:  Casey Ochs

Prerequisite:  none

Course Type:  Fall Semester only.  Students from WEST can take classes in a hybrid format in which they meet for an hour and a half face-to-face with a qualified course assistant selected by WEST and approved by Crown. The rest of the weekly activities for classes are online, led by one of Crown’s online faculty members. This option gives students the opportunity to get support from a familiar homeschool course assistant while taking a high quality online course under the guidance of a credentialed faculty member from Crown. The courses have a low student to instructor ratio and are offered in a 15 week format. All PSEO students are supported by a dedicated PSEO academic advisor.

Course Description:  First year Spanish courses introduce the student to the sounds and structures of the Spanish language through listening, speaking, reading, and writing; this will provide the ability to communicate and understand Spanish in an elementary manner. The courses also establish a language basis for the study of Spanish and Latin American literature. Class size limited. Preference given to students taking both semesters.  Others enroll with consent of the instructor.

Total Due:

  • All tuition and text materials costs for this course are paid to Crown by MN PSEO funding.
  • Adjunct professors are paid by Crown.
  • Fee for this 3 credit course is $15.00 ($5.00 per credit) plus a $20.00 one-time/student/semester initial administrative processing fee.
  • WEST fees will be billed online as one lump sum to the student's family upon acceptance of the student to his/her PSEO NCU courses at WEST.

 


Spanish II - LAN 246  - 3 credits  - Crown

Instructor:  Casey Ochs

Prerequisites:  Spanish 1 or instructor's permission

Course Type:  Spring Semester only.  Students from WEST can take classes in a hybrid format in which they meet for an hour and a half face-to-face with a qualified course assistant selected by WEST and approved by Crown. The rest of the weekly activities for classes are online, led by one of Crown’s online faculty members. This option gives students the opportunity to get support from a familiar homeschool course assistant while taking a high quality online course under the guidance of a credentialed faculty member from Crown. The courses have a low student to instructor ratio and are offered in a 15 week format. All PSEO students are supported by a dedicated PSEO academic advisor.

Class Description:  First year Spanish courses introduce the student to the sounds and structures of the Spanish language through listening,speaking, reading, and writing; this will provide the ability to communicate and understand Spanish in an elementary manner. The courses also establish a language basis for the study of Spanish and Latin American literature. Class size limited. Preference given to students taking both semesters. Others enroll with consent of the instructor.

Total Due:

  • All tuition and text materials costs for this course are paid to Crown by MN PSEO funding.
  • Adjunct professors are paid by Crown.
  • Fee for this 3 credit course is $15.00 ($5.00 per credit) plus a $20.00 one-time/student/semester initial administrative processing fee.
  • WEST fees will be billed online as one lump sum to the student's family upon acceptance of the student to his/her PSEO NCU courses at WEST.

American Sign Language I - MLAN 150 - 4 credits - NCU

Instructor:  Penny Beard

Prerequisites:  none

Course Type:  Fall Semester only 

  • American Sign Language II is being offered spring semester

Class Description:  This course is a beginning-level sign language class focusing on the distinct language pattern of American Sign Language (also referred to as ASL). The student will be introduced to the cultural uniqueness of the American Deaf community.

Total Due:

  • All tuition and text materials costs for this course are paid to NCU by MN PSEO funding.
  • Adjunct professors are paid by NCU.
  • Fee for this 4 credit course is $20.00 ($5.00 per credit) plus a $20.00 one-time/student/semester initial administrative processing fee.
  • WEST fees will be billed online as one lump sum to the student's family upon acceptance of the student to his/her PSEO NCU courses at WEST.

American Sign Language II - MLAN 151 - 4 credits - NCU

Instructor:  Penny Beard

Prerequisites:  American Sign Language I or instructor's approval

Course Type:  Spring Semester only 

  • American Sign Language I being offered fall semester

Class Description:  American Sign Language II is a continuation of American Sign Language I.

Total Due:

  • All tuition and text materials costs for this course are paid to NCU by MN PSEO funding.
  • Adjunct professors are paid by NCU.
  • Fee for this 4 credit course is $20.00 ($5.00 per credit) plus a $20.00 one-time/student/semester initial administrative processing fee.
  • WEST fees will be billed online as one lump sum to the student's family upon acceptance of the student to his/her PSEO NCU courses at WEST.