Location: Islip Arts Building, Room 114

Phone: (631) 451-4161

Welcome to the Language Laboratory. The lab is shared by students taking foreign language and English as a second language classes. The purpose of the lab is to provide you with an opportunity to develop your language skills through individualized practice in listening and reading comprehension, vocabulary, grammar and oral communication.

  • Professional assistants are available to guide you through your online lab program. If you need help registering or would like to become more familiar with the features of your program, just ask for assistance.
  • Individual and group tutoring sessions are available by appointment. Our experienced tutors can help you improve your language skills, understand course material and review class assignments.
  • Take advantage of this comfortable, quiet environment to focus on your language learning and complete your lab assignments.

There is a maximum of 2 hours per day that can be applied towards the lab requirement. Extra help in Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Spanish and ESL is available by appointment.

Lab Procedures

  1. When you enter the lab, submit your I.D. to the assistant at the sign-in counter.
  2. No student will be allowed to sign in without presenting a Suffolk County Community College I.D. card (as mandated by the College administration).
  3. You will be signed in on the office computer and assigned a seat number.
  4. When you are ready to leave, the assistant will sign you out and return your I.D. 

Hours

Monday - Thursday  9:00 a.m- 8:00 p.m.
Friday 9:30 a.m- 1:30 p.m.
Saturday 12:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

 

Please note:

  • The Language Lab computers may only be used for foreign language or ESL lab work.
  • Cell phones must be silenced.
  • No food or drink is permitted in the lab.
  • Disruptive students will not be permitted to remain in the lab.
  • The lab is closed on the days/times when no classes are scheduled.

Chinese

  • Monday: 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday: 3:15 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.

French

  • Monday: 12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday: 11:30 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 9:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
  • Thursday: 12:00 noon - 4:15 p.m.

German

  • Monday: 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Italian

  • Tuesday: 11:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 9:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
  • Thursday: 12:00 noon - 4:00 p.m.

Japanese

  • Monday: 11:00 a.m. - 1:45 p.m., 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday: 12:00 noon - 1:45 p.m., 3:30 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
  • Thursday: 12:00 noon - 1:45 p.m., 3:30 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.

Spanish

  • Monday: 4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday: 11:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 9:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m., 4:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • Thursday: 12:00 noon - 4:00 p.m.
  • Saturday: 12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

All tutoring is by appointment. Individual appointments are 30 minutes long.

Contact Us

Business/Accounting
Learning Center

Riverhead Building, Room 324
Phone: (631) 451-4400 ext. 5750

Biology Learning Center

William J. Lindsay
Life Sciences Building, Room 216

Computer Science and Information Technology

Riverhead Building, Room R326
Prof. Xingben Chen
Phone: (631) 451-4983

Critical Thinking Tutorial Center

Southampton Building, Room 115
Phone: (631) 451-4093

Language Lab

Islip Arts Building, Room 114
Phone: (631) 451-4161

Mathematics Learning Center

Riverhead Building, Room 235
Phone: (631) 451-4002

Physical Sciences Help Center

Smithtown Science Building, Room T210
Phone: (631) 451-4312
or (631) 451-4338

Reading Center

Islip Arts Building, Room 116
Phone: (631) 451-4162

Ammerman Campus Writing Center

Islip Arts Building, Room 101
Phone: (631) 451-4150