The Foreign Language Instructional Center,
or FLIC, provides resources that support and enhance class instruction
provided by the Department of World Languages and Cultures at Coastal Carolina
The FLIC provides audio resources for students enrolled in foreign
language courses at the university. It is highly recommended that students
enrolled in foreign language classes use the Foreign Language Instructional Center to listen
to the audio program so they can get help from a tutor if necessary. Students will need to see their instructor or a FLIC tutor for the username and password
in order to access many of these sites.
Click on the links below to learn more
about the available audio resources for your specific language.
The FLIC provides a wide variety of software programs for students
to enhance their foreign language learning experience. CD-ROMs and
computer programs are available to help improve language
skills in French, German, Italian, Japanese and Spanish.
Multimedia computers, each with Internet access and a variety
of software programs that supplement textbooks used in foreign language
classes, provide students with an array of language resources such
as software to check grammar or practice exercises on pronunciation
and listening skills. Printing costs five cents per page, and all
computers in the lab print to a black-and-white laser printer at
the front desk.
The FLIC features a variety of multimedia resources for students
to learn more about other cultures. The foreign language library
provides a variety of international newspapers and magazines for
students to learn more about the international media. A
collection of international music is also featured and allows students
the opportunity to travel the world by simply listening to the musical
styles of other cultures. The FLIC also has a selection of videos, movies, and dvd's available for student viewing in the FLIC. A great
selection of international films are also provided as part of the
Library Media Collection so that students
can listen to a foreign language while reading the subtitles in
English as an entertaining way to assist learning. To access and
check out international films from the Kimbel Library Media Collection,
students must present their Coastal Student ID Card. For more information
about this media collection, calll (843) 349-2409.