Spanish for Improvers

Ref: C2341071

To improve confidence and practice speaking the language by knowing the correct Spanish vocabulary to use. To improve more advance conversations and to be able to understand when people are talking in Spanish. Talking about different type of houses, using a variety of phrases to express opinions, justifying opinions. Talking about your neighbourhood, using the imperfect and present tense, understanding Tan and Tanto/a (so much, so many). Talking about how you would change your city, using the conditional tense, Developing a checklist to improve a accuracy. To improve writing, reading and listening of the language. To be able to ask and answer questions when speaking. We will also continuing learning about Spanish Culture.

Course aim

Introduction to more advanced grammar, vocabulary, conversation and understanding of the language. Talking more fluenty, using prepositions, using relative clauses, using a variety of phrases, opinions, etc. Introduction to the Conditional tense.

Do I need any particular skills or experience?

  • This course is for improvers

By the end of the course I should be able to:

  • Demonstrate increased confidence in speaking on a range of topics in Spanish with correct pronunciation.
  • Demonstrate how to use the correct grammar when speaking and writing Spanish.
  • Construct more advanced conversation and understand of the importance of a good grammar background in order to speak correctly.
  • Identify more aspects of Spanish Culture.

How will I be taught?

  • The WEA tutor will use a range of different teaching and learning methods and encourage you and the group to be actively involved in your learning
  • You may be asked to undertake additional work in your own time to support your learning

What kind of feedback can I expect?

  • A range of informal activities will be used by the tutor to see what you are learning which may include quizzes, question and answer, small projects and discussion
  • You will have opportunities to discuss your progress with your tutor
  • You will be encouraged to share your work with the group and discuss your learning
  • You will be encouraged to consider other students work and give your opinions and suggestions
  • There will be a number of tasks appropriate to your course such as written work, creating art or craft, video, photography or small projects. Some of these may be marked to help you progress

What else do I need to know?

  • All materials will be provided
  • A selection of materials and basic equipment will be provided but you are welcome to bring additional materials with you
  • It would be helpful if you had access to the internet (Mobile phone, tablet or computer at home or through a library etc.)

Pre-course work, reading and information sources

  • It is require to have done some improver courses before.

What can I do next?

  • Progress to another WEA course

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Spanish for Improvers

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This course is not available for online enrolment.

Conditions

As a registered charity, and to meet our funders’ requirements, we need to check a few things with you before you book. Please could we ask that you check the list below to ensure you meet our basic criteria:

  • You are paying the standard fee (with a credit or debit card) or you are on any of the qualifying benefits
  • You have a valid email address so that you can receive confirmation of your booking
  • You have been resident in the UK, EU or EEA for the last 3 years
  • You are aged 19 years or older on 1st September 2018
  • You have read and accept our standard terms and conditions

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