School of Language, Literature & Humanities
The School of Language, Literature & Humanities provides courses of study in the following fields:
- English as a Second Language (ESL)
- World Languages
Knowledge of a second language, the ability to write clearly, and an understanding of literature can serve you well in any career field. Read about our courses, meet our faculty members, and discover a subject that inspires you.
We are here to support each of our student’s needs. Chat live on Cranium Café by finding an online staff member below. To learn more, visit the Virtual Welcome Center. Our student service specialists have their hours of availability listed on their profile cards. If a team member's hours are not reflective of their availability, they are likely supporting another student. We give each of our students the individual attention and time they deserve. Thank you for your patience.Video chat with English as Second Language & Services (ESL)
Enter the World of Words
By exploring our classes and the topics we cover, you'll fire up your imagination and creativity.
At Southwestern, we believe you always have time to read a good book.
Choose from among 95 courses that cover the basics to more complex studies.
Talk With Our Team
Nervous about learning a new language? Excited to talk about what you just read? Contact us.
Dr. Joel M. Levine
Dean, School of Language, Literature & Humanitiesjlevine@swccd.edu(619) 482-6461
Department Chair, Englishjrieder@swccd.edu(619) 421-6700 x5558
Department Chair, Readingcnieves@swccd.edu(619) 421-6700 x5736
Department Chair, English as a Second Languagecleckey@swccd.edu(619) 421-6700 x5822
Department Chair, World Languagesnportillo@swccd.edu(619) 421-6700 x5943
Department Chair, Humanitiespbolland@swccd.edu(619) 421-6700 x5527
Administrative Secretary IInhernandez2@swccd.edu(619) 421-6700 x5307