Spanish: Conversation (advanced)

Posted on: 11 September 2018

The focus will be on oral communication (speaking and listening) although reading and writing will also be included. The course will be conducted predominantly in the foreign language. You will study grammar in more detail and will develop your ability to talk about present, future and past events. Pronunciation and the culture of Hispanic countries are an integral part of the course.

You will learn how to:
• Describe people, places and events
• Exchange information on a variety of topics/situations
• Give and follow specific instructions
• Make complex arrangements
• Express your opinions and debate with others
• Grasp general meaning of written material (e-mails, mobile text messages, letters, notices, leaflets etc)

During the course you will take part in varied activities. These are designed to help you understand and use the language effectively.
You will work individually, in pairs and in small groups, using a variety of learning methods and resources such as role play, audio and video clips.

Homework will provide an opportunity for self study including the use of online resources.