Tutor: Carmen Ortega-Marcos
This class is for students with none or less than 1 year Spanish language experience.
Why learn Spanish?
Spanish is the official language in Spain and 19 South American countries. Spanish is spoken by at least an estimated 350 million people around the world and is currently the 3rd most commonly spoken language worldwide. Knowing Spanish opens the door for you to communicate with 1/3 of a billion speakers worldwide!
Learning a second language is a great opportunity to meet new people, discover a new culture, keep your mind healthy and discover new forms of life.
Spanish 1 students will have the opportunity to develop all skills (reading, listening, writing and speaking) and to work in-depth grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation.
Also, we learn to know the Spanish culture such as history and famous monuments, geography, traditional foods, their lifestyle, their popular festivals. Aim of developing the sociocultural and intercultural competence of the student.
The classes are enjoyable, where students interact with each other. We make use of games, movies, documentaries and transcripts of recordings on CD. Always trying to create a pleasant and friendly environment with different activities for students.
As language courses are intended to be continued throughout the year, it is advisable to commence in Term One.Suitable for: Beginners