Language Lab

 

Language Lab

Using new technology to connect our students with the world

The Modern Languages Laboratory is a student resource located in 302 Burnett Hall featuring iPads to facilitate group work, individual practice and global communication, two 70" screens provide an immersive atmosphere and promote learning through international film, music and news.

Download a list of available apps on iPads for use by classes and lab visitors.

Placement Testing

Placement tests are available for students of French, German, and Spanish. This computerized multiple-choice test, will take approximately 45 minutes to complete, your results will expire after one year. Our placement exam is used only for the purpose of determining the optimal entry point in our curriculum for students who have prior formal language study; it is an advising tool, not a proficiency exam, and cannot be used to waive coursework or grant credit.

To schedule a placement exam during normal business hours please contact our Lab Manager.

Schedule an Exam

Lab Manager Erica Schauer
langlab@unl.edu

HoursSummer 2017 Hours
10am - 12pm & 1pm - 3pm*
*lab is closed on June 26 & July 3-5

The lab is closed for all student holidays and finals week
Students in the Language Lab: Global Classroom.

Language Lab: Global Classroom

The Global Classroom is equipped with ceiling microphone, speakers and web camera; enabling an entire classroom of up to 28 students to video-conference with classes and researchers at other institutions both domestically and abroad. The projector and two 70" screens allow flexibility to incorporate alternative technologies and when used with Adobe Connect make this an ideal space for online or hybrid classes. The space can be reserved by any department or faculty member on a first come, first serve basis.

Reserve the Classroom
Tutoring with iPads

Tutoring in the Language Lab

Tutoring is available in the Language Lab to students in the basic language programs during the Academic Year for French, German & Spanish.

French

Tuesday

11:30-1:30 pm

wednesday

10:30-11:30 am

Thursday

10:30-11:30 am
12:30-1:30 pm

German

monday

12:30-1:30 pm

Wednesday

11:30-12:30 pm

friday

9:30-11:30 am

 

Spanish

Monday

10:30-12:30 pm

Wednesday

9:30-10:30 am
12:30-1:30 pm

Thursday

11:30-12:30 pm

Friday

11:30-1:30 pm