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£294.00 Half fee available. Course symbols: CL
Learn basic, essential vocabulary, take part in simple, predictable conversations and understand information from simple text. This includes greetings, personal information and directions, while beginning to develop listening and writing skills. Ideal for beginners or those with a little knowledge of Spanish. CL
No prior knowledge necessary
What you will learn
The course will cover everyday topics, which are suitable for beginners. Students will develop speaking, listening, reading and writing skills as well as learn vocabulary so that they can deal with a variety of situations encountered whilst in a Spanish speaking country. Topics will include: personal information, introductions, greetings, nationalities, family, occupations, numbers, buying drinks, asking for directions.
How you will learn on this course
Through various activities including speaking, reading, writing, role-play, language games, group work, pair work, discussions, listening activities and internet resources from the BBC website.
How you will be assessed on this course
1.Greet people, say hello and goodbye. 2.Introduce yourself & others. 3.Say your name. 4.Ask others what their name is. 5.Say how you are. 6.Ask others how they are. 7.Recognise and say the alphabet. 8.Recognise and say countries and nationalities. 9.Say where you come from. 10.Ask others where they come from. 11.Say what languages you speak. 12.Ask others what languages they speak. 13.Say what you do. 14.Recognise and say jobs and occupations. 15.Ask others what they do. 16.Say where you work. 17.Ask others where they work. 18.Say where you live. 19.Ask others where they live. 20.Recognise and say numbers 1-100. 21.Recognise and say members of the family. 22.Speak about your family. 24.Ask others about their family. 25.Order a drink in a bar. 26.Offer/ accept a drink. 27.Pay for your drinks/food. 28.Shopping for food (At the market or supermarket). 29.At the chemist ( Limited health problems/emergency services). 28.Ask for directions/ask where somewhere is. 29.Places to go (leisure and socializing). 30.Ask and Tell the time. 31.Book a hotel room.
Qualification and exam information (only for courses leading to a qualification)
Not applicable for this course.
What you will be expected to do outside your lesson time
Students should expect up to 1 hour’s study each week.
What you need for your course
A Spanish-English dictionary.
What you need to bring to the first class
1.A4 folder. 2.A4 paper. 3.Pen.
What you can do next
Spanish Conversation Beginners
At the beginning of the course, you will have an induction to the College and the course. Your tutor will ask you to complete an Individual Learning Plan (ILP) and agree your personal learning goals. All documents are a requirement of the Funding Agency. All students on courses funded by the ESFA must complete a Learning Agreement and ILP.
5 Brampton Road, Bexleyheath, Kent DA7 4EZ Nearest Train Station: Bexleyheath. Buses: 89, 96, B16, B15, B14, B12, 422 Car park available onsite. Please note car parking spaces cannot be guaranteed. For further details of parking please refer to https://www.bexley.gov.uk/services/parking