The Shared Course Initiative

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The Shared Course Initiative connects less-commonly-taught language classrooms at Columbia, Cornell, and Yale via high-definition videoconferencing.

By sharing instruction across three sites, the Shared Course Initiative increases the number of full-credit-bearing language classes available at each university.

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Learn more about the classroom experience and read about the mission of the SCI.

Why should I learn a less commonly taught language?

See the top three ways in which learning a less-commonly-taught language (LCTL) can help you.

Fall 2018 Languages

Discover the broad spectrum of languages that the Shared Course Initiative has to offer in Fall 2018.