Spanish 1A

This course is an introduction to the Spanish language and culture; you will practice conversations, pronunciation, basic grammar, reading and writing about familiar topics. During this course, your understanding of Spanish will increase along with your confidence in using it in simple conversations. You will start your Spanish studies learning verbs in the present tense and working with reflexive pronouns.

For students with limited or no previous experience in Spanish. This is the first course in a sequence designed to develop competence in culture, speaking and writing and listening and reading comprehension in Spanish.

Class Objectives:

  • Identifying a person or thing 
  • Describing a person 
  • Stating nationality 
  • Finding out information 
  • Expressing degrees 
  • Identifying school subjects 
  • Describing teachers and courses 
  • Identifying other nationalities 
  • Agreeing and disagreeing 
  • Identifying school supplies 
  • Identifying articles of clothing & colors 
  • Identifying some types of stores & shopping 
  • Getting to school 
  • Identifying classroom objects & activities 
  • Discussing the "Spanish Club"

Instructor

Jaime Nunez

Jaime Nunez is a professional bilingual educator/trainer with more than 25 years of experience.

Course Materials

  1. Bring an iOS device or computer to the class
  2. Make sure to bring all the necessary classroom items you need for the class
  3. Make sure to bring your lunch (for those who like to stay in the classroom during lunchtime, noon-1:00 pm, we will be watching a telenovela in Spanish)
  4. Make sure to bring $15.00 cash for the textbook (you will receive this textbook as a PDF file during class 2)

October 26, 2019 to December 14, 2019

Class Days: Saturday
Class Times: 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Fee: $169
Program ID: IC20089
Notes:

No classes on 11/9 and 11/30