English and World Language Classes

International House Davis offers two types of Language Classes.

Registered Language Instruction Classes offer a structured, progressive learning environment for students. Classes are offered to both members and non-members, I-House members receive a discount on the class fee.

Drop-In Conversation Classes are free for I-House members only. These classes allow for practice of language skills.  Those who need language instruction or a progressive learning environment should attend Registered Language Instruction Classes. I-House members can join these conversation-based classes at any time — no preregistration is needed! Become an I-House Member. 

Children 14 years and younger MUST be accompanied by parents or guardians.

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Fall Quarter Language Instruction Classes

Fall Quarter Drop-In Conversation Classes

 

Fall Quarter Language Instruction Classes 

October 2 – December 10

Arabic Instruction, Beginning
Mondays, 7:00-8:00pm  (Hagan Room)
10/2/17 – 12/4/17
$55 for members, $65 for non-members
Eventbrite - Arabic Instruction, Beginning, Fall 2017
Arabic Instruction, Intermediate
Mondays, 7:00-8:00pm  (Hagan Room)
10/2/17 – 12/4/17
$55 for members, $65 for non-members
Eventbrite - Arabic Instruction, Intermediate, Fall 2017
Introduction to French
Tuesdays, 1:00-2:30pm  (Hagan Room)
11/7/17 – 12/5/17
$41 for members, $46 for non-members
Eventbrite - Introduction to French Fall 2017
French Instruction, Beginning
Thursdays, 6:00-7:00pm  (Hagan Room)
10/5/17 – 12/7/17 (No class 11/23)
$50 for members, $59 for non-members
Eventbrite - French Instruction, Beginning, Winter 2018
French Instruction, Intermediate
Thursdays, 7:00-8:00pm  (Hagan Room)
10/5/17 – 12/7/17 (No class 11/23)
$50 for members, $59 for non-members
Eventbrite - French Instruction, Intermediate, Fall 2017
French Instruction, Intermediate/Advanced
Wednesdays, 1:00-2:30pm  (Hagan Room)
11/8/17 -12/5/17 (5 weeks)
$41 for members, $46 for non-members
Eventbrite - French Instruction, Intermediate/Advanced, Winter 2018
Korean, Beginning Level 1
Thursdays, 11:00-12:00pm  (Hagan Room)
10/5/17 – 12/7/17
(no class 11/23)
$45 for members, $54 for non-members
Eventbrite - Korean Instruction Beginning Level 1, Fall 2017
Korean, Beginning Level 2
Thursdays, 10:00-11:00am  (Hagan Room)
10/5/17 – 12/7/17
(no class 11/23)
$45 for members, $54 for non-members
Eventbrite - Korean Instruction Beginning Level 2, Winter 2018
Elementary Spanish Review & Practice
Mondays, 5:00-6:00pm  (Hagan Room)
10/2/17 – 12/4/17
$55 for members, $65 for non-members
Eventbrite - Elementary Spanish Review & Practice Fall 2017
TOEFL Tips & Tools
Wednesdays, 5:00-6:00pm  (Activities Room)
10/4/17 – 12/4/17
$130 for members, $140 for non-members
Eventbrite - TOEFL Tips & Tools Fall 2017

Fall Quarter Drop-in Languages Conversation Classes

October 2 – December 10

English Conversation
All Levels
(appropriate for ages 18 years and up)
Mondays, 5:30 – 6:45 p.m.
10/2/17 – 12/4/17
Activities Room
Margo Miyashiro
margo.miyashiro@sbcglobal.net
English Conversation
All levels
Tuesdays, 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. 
10/3/7 – 12/5/17
Hagan Room
Vera Trofimenko
verastillgood@gmail.com
English Conversation 
All Levels
(appropriate for ages 16 years and up)
Wednesdays, 1:30 – 2:30 p.m.
10/4/17 – 12/6/17
Activities Room
Laura Sullivan
jolasully@gmail.com
English Conversation
All levels
Wednesdays, 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.
10/4/17 – 12/6/17
(no class 11/22)
Lounge
Kathleen Hickey
kathihickey@yahoo.com
English Conversation
All levels
Thursdays, 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. 
10/5/17 – 12/7/17
(no class 11/23)
Hagan Room
Vera Trofimenko
verastillgood@gmail.com
English Conversation
All Levels 
Fridays, 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
10/6/17 – 12/8/17
(no class 11/10, 11/24)
Hagan Room

Katy Zane
katyzane@sbcglobal.net
French Conversation
Advanced Level
Thursdays, 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
10/5/17 – 12/7/17
(no class 11/23)
Activities Room
Agnes Perroud
agnes@perroud.us
German Conversation & Culture
Intermediate/Advanced Level
Wednesdays, 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
10/4/17 – 12/6/17
Hagan Room
Paul Grant
pwgrant@mac.com
Japanese Conversation & Culture
Beginning/Intermediate Level
Wednesdays, 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.
10/4/17 – 12/6/17
Hagan Room
Mizuho Iwamoto
mizuho3215@gmail.com
Korean Conversation
Intermediate Level
Fridays, 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.
10/6/17 – 12/8/17
(no class 11/10, 11/24)
Hagan Room
Sunny An
kyi1970@gmail.com
Mandarin Conversation & Chinese Culture
Beginning Level 

appropriate for ages 18 years and up
Mondays, 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
10/2/17 – 12/4/17
Hagan Room
Min Li
mmnli@ucdavis.edu
Portuguese Conversation
Beginning Level 
(appropriate for ages 16 years and up)
Mondays, 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
10/2/17 – 12/4/17
Hagan Room
Stefanie Sabbag
styfas@gmail.com
Portuguese Conversation
Intermediate Level
Wednesdays, 5:00 – 6:00 p.m.
10/4/17 – 12/6/17
Hagan Room
Patricia Catta-Preta
pdcpreta@hotmail.com
Spanish Conversation
Beginning Level
(appropriate for ages 18 years and up)
Tuesdays, 5:00 – 6:00 p.m.
10/3/17 – 12/5/17
Hagan Room
Carmen Umeres 
carjumeres@hotmail.com
Spanish Conversation
Advanced Level
El cortometraje: Discussion of Short Films in Spanish
(appropriate for ages 15 years and up)
Thursdays, 4:30 – 6:00 p.m.
10/5/17 – 12/7/17
(no class 11/23)
Hagan Room
Génesis Bui
gbui@ucdavis.edu

Winter Quarter Language Instruction Classes

January 8 – March 16

Arabic Instruction, Beginning/Intermediate
Mondays, 7:00-8:00pm  (Hagan Room)
1/8/18 – 3/12/18
$40 for members, $48 for non-members
Eventbrite - Arabic Instruction, Beginning/Intermediate, Winter 2018
Arabic Instruction Beginning
Friday, 11:00-12:30pm  (Hagan Room)
1/12/18 – 3/16/18
$75 for members, $85 for non-members
Eventbrite - Arabic Instruction Beginning, Winter 2018
Farsi, Introduction to Persian
Thursday, 2:00-3:00pm  (Hagan Room)
1/11/18 – 3/15/18
$65 for members, $75 for non-members
Eventbrite - Farsi, Introduction to Persian Winter 2018
French Reading & Discussion
Tuesdays, 1:00-2:30pm  (Hagan Room)
1/9/18 – 3/13/18
$75 for members, $85 for non-members
Eventbrite - French Reading and Discussion, Winter 2018
French Instruction, Beginning
Tuesdays, 5:00-6:30pm (Hagan Room)
1/9/18 – 3/13/18
$75 for members, $85 for non-members
Eventbrite - French Instruction, Beginning, Winter 2018
French Instruction, Intermediate
Tuesday, 6:30-8:00pm (Hagan Room)
1/9/18 – 3/13/18
$75 for members, $85 for non-members
Eventbrite - French Instruction, Intermediate, Winter 2018
French Instruction, Intermediate/Advanced 
Wednesdays,  1:00- 2:30pm  (Hagan Room)
1/10/18 -3/14/18
$75 for members, $85  for non-members
Eventbrite - French Instruction, Intermediate/Advanced, Winter 2018
Korean, Beginning Level 1
Thursdays, 11:00-12:00pm  (Hagan Room)
1/11/18 – 3/15/18
$50 for members, $60 for non-members
Eventbrite - Korean Instruction Beginning Level 1, Winter 2018
Korean, Beginning Level 2
Thursdays, 10:00-11:00am  (Hagan Room)
1/11/18 – 3/15/18
$50 for members, $60 for non-members
Eventbrite - Korean Instruction Beginning Level 2, Winter 2018
Elementary Spanish Review & Practice
Thursday, 6:00-7:00pm  (Hagan Room)
1/11/18 – 3/15/18
$50 for members, $60 for non-members
Eventbrite - Beginner's Spanish Review and Practice, Winter 2018
TOEFL Tips & Tools
Wednesdays, 5:00-6:00pm  (Activities Room)
1/10/18 – 3/14/18
$120 for members, $130 for non-members
Eventbrite - TOEFL Tips & Tools Winter 2018

Updated: 11/21/2017