This course is an introduction to the Spanish language, Spanish‐speaking countries and their culture. Learners will distinguish typical Spanish pronunciation and acquire basic grammatical structures and a range of vocabulary related to communication in everyday situations.
This course aims to develop elementary proficiency in spoken and written Spanish, focusing on listening comprehension, speaking, reading, writing, and cultural literacy. Learners will increase basic grammatical and lexical knowledge, and gain some insight into cultural aspects pertaining to Spanish speaking countries. At the end of the course learners will be able to express and understand simple needs in predictable and common situations related to their personal lives.
This is the final course of the Spanish language course series. Learners will review and expand their grammatical, lexical and cultural knowledge of Spanish‐speaking countries to attain proficiency at the intermediate level. They will be able to communicate with more accuracy and complexity in oral and written Spanish in informal and formal situations. Upon completion of the course, learners will also be eligible to register for the international DELE A2 examination.