Spanish 4: tertulia y conversación

Course Dates: 13/01/20 - 30/03/20
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Location: KS - Keeley Street
Tutors:
Ruth Andrés

Este curso es para aquellos estudiantes que han estudiado unos cinco años de español y desean obtener un conocimiento más profundo de la lengua y cultura del mundo hispanohablante.

Description

What is the course about?

To consolidate Spanish structures and vocabulary and to broaden students' knowledge of Spanish and Latin American cultures.

What will we cover?

Discussion of different topics: media, leisure, environment, literature, Spanish/Latin American culture/s.

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

- be more confident in speaking Spanish

- express opinions and ideas by using a wider range of vocabulary

- extract specific information when listening to dialogues

- extract detailed information from newspaper articles.

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

Students should have completed 4/5 years 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 knowledge of more complex grammar terminology such as: conditional, indirect and direct pronouns, hypothetical sentences, subjunctive, subordinate clauses and more complex conjunctions.

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?

All materials will be provided by the tutor.

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

LS433 Spanish 4: tertulia y conversación in April. Please enrol on the next module as soon as possible as spaces cannot be guaranteed.

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An excellent course for those who have studied Spanish for several years and want to discuss current topics.
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Review by Anonymous / (Posted on 08/07/2019)
I would recommend it
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Course Code: LS423

Please choose a course date 

Mon, day, 13 Jan - 30 Mar '20

Duration: 12 sessions (over 12 weeks)

Full fee: £169.00
Senior fee: £135.00
Concession: £103.00

Or call to enrol: 020 7831 7831

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