Spanish 3 lower: module 3
Time: 18:00 - 19:30
This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
Course Code: LS2332
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Duration: 10 sessions (over 10 weeks)
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What is the course about?
This course aims to give students an opportunity to consolidate the basic structures of Spanish and then to extend their knowledge to include more complex grammatical structures and functions. It will also give an insight into cultural aspects of Spanish-speaking countries.
This is a live online course. You will need:
- Internet connection. The classes work best with Chrome.
- A computer with microphone and camera is best (e.g. a PC/laptop/iMac/MacBook), or a tablet/iPad/smart phone/iPhone if you don't have a computer.
We will contact you with joining instructions before your course starts.
What will we cover?
Talking on the phone, passing messages, recounting past experiences. Expressing interests, feelings and opinions, agreement and disagreement.
Grammar: past tenses, indirect speech, linking words to express cause and consequences, pluperfect, subjunctive (present).
What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...
- useful expressions to answer the phone, pass messages and recount what someone said
- recount past experiences
- speak about causes and consequences of actions
- express interests and feelings.
What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?
This course is intended for students who have studied Spanish for 3 years and completed Spanish 3 lower: module 1 and 2 or have an equivalent level of Spanish.
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.
It is also essential that you have some knowledge of basic grammar terminology such as: a verb, a noun and conjugation. It would be helpful if you had knowledge of more intermediate grammar terminology such as: prepositions, direct and indirect pronouns, subjunctive, main and subordinate clauses.
How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?
Our courses are characterised by spoken interaction and communication. Typical activities include pair work, group work, role plays and games. A range of resources will be used to support your learning including presentations, hand-outs, and audio-visual material.
Homework is highly recommended to consolidate learning.
Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?
Based on units 7-9 of Aula Internacional 3 Plus - Nueva edición: Libro del alumno + ejercicios +MP3 descargable
ISBN: 9788418032226, Publisher: Difusión.
Note: you might not cover all the activities in the book during the course.
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When I've finished, what course can I do next?
Any of our Spanish 3 upper: module 1. If you prefer to concentrate in your speaking, you can join our Spanish 3 conversation course. Please enrol on the next module as soon as possible as spaces cannot be guaranteed.