Prerequisite Checklist
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Foreign Language Prerequisite

Years of HS Language College Equivalent
1 year of a high school language Language Level 1 or 2
2 year of a high school language Language Level 2 or 3
3 year of a high school language Language Level 3 or 4
4 year of a high school language Language Level 4

In order to meet the prerequisites of a class, please submit the Prerequisite/Corequisite Challenge Form and contact Yolanda Fernandez.

Spanish 9 Prerequisite

There are two ways to meet the prerequisite required to enroll in Spanish 9, Spanish for Spanish Speakers class at Long Beach City College:

  1. You have taken SPAN 2, which allows you to automatically enroll; OR
  2. You meet the Equivalent by submitting a Prerequisite/Corequisite Challenge Form (as shown below) 

If you fall under the second requirement, please follow these steps:

  1. Request a Prerequisite/Corequisite Challenge Form from your counselor or from the Foreign Language Administrative Assistant.
  2. Fill the form out and check item number 4. 
  3. Sign the form.
  4. Make sure the form has the signature of the Department Chair. The form given to you by your counselor or the Administrative Assistant should already be signed when they give it to you.
  5. Take the form to Admissions and inform them of the Spanish 9 section you would like to enroll in.
If you have any questions about this process, please feel free to contact the Foreign Language Dept.