Multicultural Center

Intercultural/International Studies Division

Welcome to our Division!

Students stanmding in front of the Multicultural CenterThe Intercultural/International Studies Division provides programs of study that increase understanding of the many cultures and languages of the world today.The Intercultural/International Studies Division (IIS) includes:

Departments & Areas of Study:



Spring Hours:

Office will be closed 4/6/2018

Monday-Thursday 7:45 am-12:00 pm

                              1:00 pm-4:45 pm

Friday 7:45 am-12:00 pm 

           1:00 pm-4:00 pm                                    









We are located at the Multicultural Center (MCC).

The Multicultural Center (map) at De Anza College is a gathering place for intellectual and cultural enrichment, programs, services, and facilities for students, faculty, staff, and our community. The goal of the Center is to provide an environment that recognizes cultural differences, respects cultural uniqueness, and facilitates cross-cultural interaction, learning and appreciation.

Come visit us or if you need you can reserve a space for your meeting or event!

Read more about the Multicultural Center.

World Languages

Collage of postcards from around the world

See the World Language Proposed Offerings.

World Language Prerequisite Clearance

Please see World Language Prerequisites  if you are registering for any World Language courses numbered 2-6 (e.g., SPAN 3).

Don't forget to fill out the World Language Prerequisite Form, 4 weeks prior to enrollment!

Campus Community Partners

 Spring 2018 World Languages

Spring 2018 World Language classes begin on Monday, April 9, 2018 and end on Friday,   June 29, 2018.Memorial Day May 28, 2018 is a District holiday and there will be no classes for that day only.

Hindi D003.01 Elementary Hindi-3rd Quarter T,TH, Time: 4:00PM-6:15PM  L61 Instructor: N.Gupta

WMST D029.01. Masculinities In U.S. Culture & Society -1st Quarter MTWTh, 12:30PM-1:20PM, MLC 109, Instructor: S. Nava

KORE D001.01 Elementary Korean-1st Quarter MW, 3:00PM-5:45PM, L-62, Instructor:  H. Choi

RUSS D003. Elementary Russian-3rd Quarter  TTh, 6:30PM-8:45PM, L-66, Instructor:  L. Chiriaeva

SIGN D001.02 Elementary American Sign Language-1st Quarter W,TH, 1:30PM-3:45PM, L75, Instructor:  D. Rawso

SPAN D003.61 Elementary Spanish-3rd Quarter MW, 6:30PM-8:45PM, L61, Instructor:  K. Vinall


Degrees and Certificates: 

Click the information pages identified on the left to get degree and certificate requirements and links to other similar resources.

If you cannot find the information you're looking for, please call the IIS division office at 408.864.8769 or e-mail

/International studies Division
Office: Multicultural Center
Contact: Mary Medrano
Phone: 408.864.8769


Last Updated: 3/30/18