Spanish 2 lower: module 2

Course Dates: 13/01/20 - 30/03/20
Time: 18:00 - 19:30
Location: KS - Keeley Street
Tutors:
Maria Isalt

Learn Spanish at a gentle pace on this course for elementary students, taught in Spanish with the emphasis on developing your speaking and listening skills. Continue improving your elementary Spanish on this communicative course, taught in Spanish with the emphasis on speaking and listening. Suitable if you have completed 'Spanish 2 lower: module 1' or equivalent. Based on units 6-10 of 'Ele Actual A2 (libro del alumno)' and exercise book (SM Publishers).

Description

What is the course about?

The course enables students to communicate in a Spanish-speaking country in everyday situations and to enjoy the language and culture of Spanish-speaking countries.

What will we cover?

Buying and talking about clothes, comparing things, saying what you are doing, congratulating people and giving presents, food and drinks, talk about events in the past, asking for permission and favours.

What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...

- buy clothes and say what somebody else is wearing

- compare things

- say what you are doing

- offer food and drinks (accept or refuse)

- talk about events in the past

- ask for permission and favours.

What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?

Students should have completed Spanish 2 lower: module 1 or have an equivalent knowledge of the language.

For further details of the specific foreign language skills required for this level, please see the languages self-assessment chart at the start of the languages section of our course guide or at http://www.citylit.ac.uk/self-assess-your-level.
You will also need to be able to respond to simple instructions and explanations, as well as read course documents, in English. You will need to be at ease with the use of numbers for daily activities (e.g. using money, telling the time, using the 24 hour clock, reading timetables). It would also be helpful if you had some knowledge of basic grammar terminology such as: a verb, a noun and conjugation.

How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?

The course is based on the communicative approach:

- active students’ interaction
- emphasis on speaking and listening skills
- pair and group work
- role plays
- use of realia, pictures and authentic material
- use of audio-visual techniques when appropriate

Please note, students are expected to participate in oral classroom activities and to do some homework as and when required.

Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?

Textbooks & exercise books: Based on units 6-10 of “Ele Actual A2, libro del alumno”, SM Publishers (ISBN: 9788467547474) and “Ele Actual A2, Cuaderno de ejercicios” (ISBN: 9788467547481).
Please note that the course book is used as a support only. You will not cover all the activities in the book during the course.
Please try: The European Bookshop www.europeanbookshop.com (020 7734 5259) or Grant and Cutler at Foyles-www.foyles.co.uk/languages (020 7440 3248).

When I've finished, what course can I do next?

LS238 Spanish 2 lower at gentle pace: module 3. Please enrol as soon as possible as spaces cannot be guaranteed.

General information and advice on courses at City Lit is available from the Student Centre and Library on Monday to Friday from 12:00 – 19:00.
See the course guide for term dates and further details

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Take the course, it’s a fun way of learning a new language.
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Review by Anonymous / (Posted on 22/03/2019)
The teacher adjust the pace for the learners. There is a good mix of speaking listening reading and writing. The teacher is always well prepared and ensures everyone has a go.
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Review by SlowLearner / (Posted on 22/03/2019)
I'm very impressed with this course. Tutor excellent at making routine learning interesting (eg. need to go over irregular verbs many times) - very inventive, using crosswords, Battleships, Trivial Pursuits ... . First language course I can remember where I haven't started to check the clock half way through.
The only downside for me has been the location (FRA) - unfriendly, no facilities that are open to us, inconvenient to get to
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Review by PatC / (Posted on 19/03/2019)
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Course Code: LS221

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Mon, eve, 13 Jan - 30 Mar '20

Duration: 12 sessions (over 12 weeks)

Full fee: £189.00
Senior fee: £189.00
Concession: £115.00

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