Spanish: beginners 1
Who is this course for?
This course is for anyone who is a complete beginner to Spanish.
During this course you will learn how to understand, speak and write on familiar topic and situations. Topics will include:
Greetings, family and jobs
Order a drink and a snack in a café or restaurant
Transport, buying a ticket at the station
Hotel and accommodation
Shopping food, market and pharmacy
Each session will focus on a different topic and the course will build week on week. You will learn pronunciation, key sentences, vocabulary and so
Support and feedback
Your tutor will support you throughout the course via the online sessions. You will work with your tutor on your personal goals within the structure of the course. You will receive feedback on your progress and suggestions as to how to improve and help you to build up confidence in the language. A recap of the lesson will give you an opportunity to consolidate the previous lesson. Handouts of the lesson will be sent to you after each lesson.
Additional costs and requirements
This course is for anyone who wants to learn Spanish for a holiday, for a hobby or for those who would like to learn the language and understand the basic words and phrases and interact in a simple way in Spanish in everyday situations in the Spanish speaking country.
If you are a new learner to Learn Devon, you are advised to speak with a tutor to find out if this course is the right level for you. Please contact us by email or phone customer services to arrange to speak with a tutor.
Will I have to do anything outside of the session?
You will need a laptop / PC / phone / tablet with a camera and microphone/headphones and a good internet connection. You will need to take notes, either using pen and paper or on laptop / PC / phone / tablet.
Additional information and resources
“How will I learn?
You will be working with your tutor and other learners using an online video platform called Zoom. The course is fun and varied. You will be taught individually, in pairs and in small groups. Your course will include a range of topics and learning methods such as role play, audio, video clips, games and quizzes.
There will be optional homework and it is useful to practice what you have learnt between sessions.
Resources and additional information
A Spanish dictionary is advisable; Collins or Oxford are good.
What can I do next?
After this course you may like to enrol on Spanish Beginners 2 with Learn Devon.
You can also practice and build on what you have learnt online or by using Apps such as Duolingo or Babbel. ”