Center for Language Study

The CLS is a place for the language community to share ideas, bridge cultures, and further the study of languages at Yale.


English Language Program

English Language Program courses begin September 15!  For more information, click here. To register, click here.

Medical Spanish

Registration is now open for Fall 2014 Medical Spanish courses!  These courses for medical professionals are hybrid 8-week courses, with one face-to-face meeting and one online meeting per week. See our LSP page for more information. To register, click here.

Language ePortfolios

The CLS supports graduate and undergraduate students who want to showcase their language accomplishments in an ePortfolio.  See how Laurie Lomask and Tanya Romero-Gonzalez present their teaching and research in two stellar examples of how the medium works.  For information about how to create your own ePortfolio, contact Suzanne Young.

Certificate in Second Language Acquisition

The CLS offers a Certificate in Second Language Acquisition designed for Yale graduate students in departments of language & literature to provide a comprehensive training program in SLA and language teaching methodology.


Online Teaching Tools and Resources

Check out our online library of teaching tools, including tools for technology-enhanced tasks and sources for audio and video clips.