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Note to all students signing up for language courses in WD&CE: All language classes with a course code beginning with 'LAN' require textbooks. Text costs are in addition to course fees. Most texts will be used for more than one year of study. Please be advised that you should purchase only the edition that is listed, unless alternative editions are specifically listed as acceptable. Textbooks are available at Montgomery College's Rockville campus bookstore.

Language textbooks Spring 2016
Course Text(s)
New : Language Lunch-In Classes
LAN 176
No textbook required
American Sign Language Courses
LAN 112
Learning American Sign Language, Levels I & II, 2nd Edition
LAN 175
No textbook required
French Courses
LAN 041, 042, 044
Voilà, Vol. 1 (required), Audio CD (optional)**
LAN 044, 045, 046
Voilà, Vol. 2 (required), Audio CD (optional)**
LAN 048
Nouveau Rond Point Pas a Pas, B1.2
LAN 101, 102
French Two Years (Deuxieme Livre)
LAN 105, CRN# 35633 & 35634 only
Materials will be discussed in class
LAN 105, CRN#35635 ONLY
French Four Years
LAN 105, CRN# 35636 ONLY
See website for textbook information
LAN 179
Conversational French in 7 Days &
Communicating in French
German Courses
LAN 055, 057, 059, 064
Alles Klar? 2nd Edition &
Alles Klar? 2nd Edition Workbook / Lab Manual
Hebrew Courses
LAN 150, 177
Hebrew from Scratch, Part 1
LAN 180
No textbook required
Italian Courses
LAN 073
Oggi in Italia, Vol 1, 9th Edition & Student Activities Manual (workbook)**
LAN 075
Oggi in Italia, Vol 2, 9th Edition & Student Activities Manual (workbook)**
LAN 077
Oggi in Italia, Vol 3, 9th Edition & Student Activities Manual (workbook)**
LAN 155
Italian for Dummies, 2nd edition
Korean Courses
LAN 139
Materials provided at first class.
Mandarin Courses
LAN 066
Integrated Chinese, Level 1, Part 1,Textbook 3rd Edition (Simplified)
Integrated Chinese, Level 1, Part 1,Workbook 3rd. Edition (Simplified)
Integrated Chinese, Level 1, Part 1, Audio CD 3rd. Edition (Ind)
LAN 114
Integrated Chinese, Level 1, Part 2, Textbook 3rd Edition (Simplified)
Integrated Chinese, Level 1, Part 2, Workbook 3rd Edition (Simplified)
Integrated Chinese, Level 1, Part 2, Audio CD 3rd Edition (Ind)
LAN 141
Integrated Chinese, Level 2, Part 1, Textbook 3rd Edition (Simplified)
Integrated Chinese, Level 2, Part 1, Workbook 3rd Edition (Simplified)
Integrated Chinese, Level 2, Part 1, Audio CD 3rd Edition (Ind)
LAN 163
New Practical Chinese Reader 4, textbook and workbook
LAN 165
Chinese for Dummies, 2nd edition
Portuguese Courses
LAN 113, 136
Aquarela; Portuguese for Foreigners, 3rd Edition
LAN 168
Cronicas Brasileiras; Bem Vindo!
Russian Courses
LAN 068
Face to Face, Level 1 Textbook + Workbook
LAN 142
Materials will be discussed in class
Spanish Courses
LAN 007
An Introduction to Spanish for Health Care Workers, 4th Edition
LAN 009, 010
Nexos, Vol 1, 3rd edition with Student Activities Manual, and Premium Website. *See Nexos instructions
LAN 011 , 012
Nexos, Vol 2, 3rd edition,with student Activities Manual, and Premium Website. *See Nexos instructions
LAN 013, 014, 015, 016
Nexos, Vol 3, 3rd edition, with student Activities Manual, and Premium web site. *See Nexos instructions
LAN 017, 018
Easy Spanish Reader, 2nd Edition &
The Ultimate Spanish Review and Practice, Second Edition
LAN 019
The Ultimate Spanish Review and Practice, Second Edition
LAN 020, CRN#35610 only
The Ultimate Spanish Review and Practice, Second Edition
LAN 020, CRN# 35611 ONLY
Reading materials decided at first class.
The Ultimate Spanish Review and Practice, © 1999
ISBN: 0-658-00075-6
LAN 020, CRN# 35608 ONLY
Materials provided at first class.
LAN 153
The Ultimate Spanish Review and Practice, ©1999
ISBN: 0-658-00075-6
LAN 172
The Ultimate Spanish Review and Practice, Second Edition
LAN 178
Learn Spanish the Fast and Fun Way, 4th Edition
Latin-American Spanish phrasebook (optional); DK Eyewitness travel Guide

Nexos Volumes 1, 2, and 3 are custom bound with Student Activities Manual, and Premium website. These volumes are only available for purchase at the MC Bookstore. See MC Bookstore/Textbooks for more information. See Nexos Instructions for more information and other options.

**Nexos,  Oggi in Italia, and Voilà are also offered in many other formats, including a textbook rental option. Please go to http://www.cengagebrain.com/ to check out your options and save.

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