First Year Spanish II

Dr. Chad Rice
College of Arts & Sciences
Service learning is optional for this course. 

Time commitment: 20 hours

Transportation time credit
Taking more than one service learning class?

Learning objective: Students will improve their understanding and use of the Spanish language, and/or how language learning functions, and in most cases, gain an appreciation of Latino culture by volunteering in Latino-serving organizations.

Preapproved service learning placements:

Cafe con Ingles
Catholic Charities: ESL
New Orleans College Prep Academies (request to work with ESL)
The Restoration Initiative for Culture and Community
Wilson Charter School (request to work with ESL)


  1. Watch the video "Getting Started with Your Service Learning Placement."
  2. Take this quiz to make sure you know everything you need to know about the placement process.
  3. Get your placement on time. Submit your acceptance form before the deadline.
  4. Document all your hours using a service learning timesheet. Submit timesheets to the service learning office twice per semester (around midterms and on the last day of classes). Check the Plan of Service (on our Forms page and on back of the timesheet) for deadlines.
  5. Know that your agency supervisor will submit a performance evaluation on your work at the end of the semester. This evaluation will be go to your professor and incorporated into your class grade.