English & World Languages Classes

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.*I-House members: Please remember to sign in on the website (located at the top right of the page) to receive your member discount. 

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 pre-registration is needed! Become an I-House Member. 

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

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Winter Quarter Registered Instruction Classes
Winter Quarter Drop-In Conversation Classes 

Winter Quarter Language Instruction Classes

January 7, 2019 – March 11, 2019

English Instruction, Beginning/Intermediate
Thursdays: 6:30-7:30 pm, 1/1o/19 – 3/14/19
$54 for members, $60 for non-members
Instructor: Gregory Philip (scotchvx@gmail.com)
Hagan Room
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Winter

American English Pronunciation
Saturdays: 9:00-11:00 am, 1/12/19 – 3/16/19
$180 for members, $200 for non-members
Instructor: Ruth Mackechnie (ruthmackechnie@gmail.com)
Hagan Room
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Winter

Arabic Instruction, Beginning
Mondays: 5:30-7:00 pm, 1/14/19 – 3/11/19
(no class 1/21, 2/18 – make-up class on Friday, 2/1, 5:00-6:30 pm, Activities Room)
$94.50 for members, $105 for non-members, $10 textbook (optional)
Instructor: Rihab Al-Shamari (rihabalshamari@hotmail.com)
Hagan Room
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Winter

Arabic Instruction, Intermediate
Mondays: 7:00-8:00 pm, 1/14/19 – 3/11/19
(no class 1/21, 2/18 – make-up class on Friday, 2/8, 6:00-7:00 pm, Activities Room)
$63 for members, $70 for non-members, $10 textbook (optional)
Instructor: Rihab Al-Shamari (rihabalshamari@hotmail.com)
Hagan Room
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Winter

French Instruction, Level 1
Wednesdays: 5:00-7:00 pm, 1/16/19 – 3/13/19
(no class 1/9 – make-up class on Friday, 1/18, 4:30-6:30 pm, Activities Room)
$108 for members, $120 for non-members, $30 for textbook (optional)
Instructor: Rihab Al-Shamari (rihabalshamari@hotmail.com)
Hagan Room
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Winter

French Instruction, Level 2
Tuesdays: 6:30-8:30 pm, 1/15/19 – 3/12/19
(no class 1/8 – make-up class on Friday, 1/18, 6:30-8:30 pm, Activities Room)
$108 for members, $120 for non-members, $30 for textbook (optional)
Instructor: Rihab Al-Shamari (rihabalshamari@hotmail.com)
Hagan Room
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Winter

French Instruction, Level 3
Tuesdays: 4:30-6:30 pm, 1/15/19 – 3/12/19
(no class 1/8 – make-up class on Friday, 1/25, 5:00-7:00 pm, Activities Room)
$108 for members, $120 for non-members, $30 for textbook (optional)
Instructor: Rihab Al-Shamari (rihabalshamari@hotmail.com)
Hagan Room
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Winter

French Reading Comprehension, Salon Littéraire
Tuesdays: 1:00-2:30 pm, 1/8/19 – 3/12/19
$75 for members, $85 for non-members
Instructor: Leiti Truong (laprovence@sbcglobal.net)
Hagan Room
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Winter

French Instruction, Intermediate/Advanced
Wednesdays: 1:00-2:30 pm, 1/9/19 – 3/13/19
$75 for members, $85 for non-members, plus $5 materials fee for all students
Instructor: Leiti Truong (laprovence@sbcglobal.net)
Hagan Room
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Winter

Korean Instruction, Beginning
Thursdays: 9:30-10:30 am, 1/10/19 – 3/14/19
$60 for members, $70 for non-members
Instructor: Kyong-mi Kim (243fairmont@gmail.com)
Hagan Room
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Winter

 Korean Instruction, Intermediate
Thursdays: 10:30-11:30 am, 1/10/19 – 3/14/19
$60 for members, $70 for non-members
Instructor: Kyong-mi Kim (243fairmont@gmail.com)
Hagan Room
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Winter

Winter Quarter Language Conversation Classes

January 7, 2019 – March 11, 2019

English Conversation
All Levels
Mondays, 9:00 – 10:00 am
1/7/19 – 3/11/19 (no class 1/21, 2/18)
Hagan

Mauricio Tavares
mauptavares@gmail.com
English Conversation
Intermediate
Mondays, 5:30 – 7:00 pm
1/7/19 – 3/11/19 (no class 1/21, 2/18)
Lounge
Margo Miyashiro
margo.miyashiro@sbcglobal.net
English Conversation
Beginning/Intermediate
Tuesdays, 10:30 – 11:30 am
1/8/19 – 3/12/19
Hagan Room
Laura & Joe Sullivan
jolasully@gmail.com
English Conversation
Beginning/Intermediate
Tuesdays, 6:30 – 7:30 pm
1/8/19 – 3/10/19
Activities Room

Gregory Philip
scotchvx@gmail.com
English Conversation
Intermediate/Advanced
Wednesdays, 5:30 – 7:00 pm
1/9/19 – 3/13/19
Lounge
Kathi Hickey
kathihickey@yahoo.com
English Conversation 
Advanced
(appropriate for ages 16 years and up)
Thursdays, 12:00 – 1:00 pm
1/10/19 – 3/14/19
Hagan Room
Susan Linz
susanlinz@hotmail.com
English Conversation
All levels
(appropriate for ages 16 years and up)
Thursdays, 7:00 – 8:00 pm
1/10/19 – 3/14/19
Hagan Room
Gregory Philip
scotchvx@gmail.com
English Conversation
Beginning/Intermediate
Fridays, 1:00 – 2:00 pm
1/11/19 – 3/15/19
Hagan Room
Katy Zane
katyzane@sbcglobal.net
French Conversation
Intermediate/Advanced Level
Thursdays, 6:00 – 7:00 pm
1/10/19 – 3/14/19
Hagan Room
Aissata Sow
sow.aissatayoussouf@gmail.com
French Conversation
Advanced Level
Thursdays, 10:30 – 11:30 am
1/10/19 – 3/14/18
Activities Room
Agnes Perroud
agnes@perroud.us
German Conversation
Intermediate/Advanced Level
Wednesdays, 6:00 – 7:00 pm
1/9/19 – 3/13/19
Hagan Room
Paul Grant
pwgrant@mac.com
Japanese Conversation
Beginning/Intermediate Level
Wednesdays, 7:00 – 8:30 pm
1/9/19 – 3/13/19
Hagan Room
Mizuho Iwamoto
mizuho3215@gmail.com
Korean Conversation
Beginning
Thursdays, 1:00 – 2:00 pm
1/10/19 – 3/15/19
Hagan Room
Ina Park
parkina98@gmail.com
Korean Conversation
Beginning Level/Intermediate Level
Fridays, 10:30 – 11:30 am
1/11/19 – 3/15/19
Hagan Room
Hyun Suk Park
hsp0509@naver.com
Mandarin Conversation
All Levels 

(appropriate for ages 18 years and up)
Wednesdays, 10:00 – 11:00 am
1/9/19 – 3/13/19
Activities Room
Yingbin Bu
yingbinbu@hotmail.com
Portuguese Conversation
Beginning Level 
(appropriate for ages 16 years and up)
Mondays, 6:00 – 7:00 pm
1/7/19 – 3/11/19 (no class 1/21, 2/18)
Hagan Room
Stefanie Sabbag
styfas@gmail.com
Portuguese Conversation
Intermediate Level
Wednesdays, 5:00 – 6:00 pm
1/9/19 – 3/13/19
Hagan Room
Eugênia Fernandes
esfernandes@ucdavis.edu
Spanish Conversation
Beginning Level
(appropriate for ages 16 years and up)
Wednesdays, 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
1/9/19 – 3/13/19
Hagan Room
Katherine González
k.tie1@hotmail.com
Spanish Conversation
Beginning Level
(appropriate for ages 16 years and up)
Thursdays, 5:00 – 6:00 pm
1/10/19 – 3/14/19
Hagan Room
Katty Céspedes
mkcespedes@ucdavis.edu

 

Updated: 12/12/2018