Spanish Improvers - Term 2

Learn Spanish in 10 weeks at Portslade Adult Learning

During this term you will learn about: buying train tickets, enquiring about arrival and departure times, different forms of transport, comparative and superlative forms, talking about future plans, talking about a future holiday, the future form of regular and irregular verbs, the weather and describing the seasons, expressions with TENER: describing how you feel (hungry, thirsty, etc), telephone language: making and responding to a phone call, describing and explaining what you are doing at the moment and the present continuous tense with ESTAR.

START DATE AND TIME:
Thu, 16th January 2020
1900 - 2100
DURATION:
10 Weeks
Code:
CL073
Full fee:
£110
Concessionary fee:*
£95

TUTOR:

Vicky Balmforth

Address

PACA Adult learning, Chalky Road
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During this term you will learn about: buying train tickets, enquiring about arrival and departure times, different forms of transport, comparative and superlative forms, talking about future plans, talking about a future holiday, the future form of regular and irregular verbs, the weather and describing the seasons, expressions with TENER: describing how you feel (hungry, thirsty, etc), telephone language: making and responding to a phone call, describing and explaining what you are doing at the moment and the present continuous tense with ESTAR.

COURSE AIMS/OBJECTIVES

  • Buy tickets at the station and ask about arrival and departure times.
  • Talk about a future holiday.
  • Talk about the weather and describe the seasons.
  • Describe how you are feeling.
  • Make and answer a phone call in Spanish.
  • Describe and explain what you are doing at the moment.
  • COURSE CONTENT

    – The future tense.
    – Comparative and superlative forms.
    – Describing different forms of transport.
    – Planning a journey and describing a future holiday.
    – Describe the weather and the seasons.
    – Different expressions with TENER.
    – Useful telephone language.
    – The present continuous tense.


    TEACHING AND LEARNING METHODS

    The emphasis is on learning through communication, though grammar points will also be taught as appropriate.

    Teaching will be done through whole class work, individual work and small group and pair work.

    Methods of learning include role play, listening activities, games, music and interactive activities.


    COURSE LEVEL/ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

    Some basic knowledge of Spanish (aobut 1 year of prior study) is necessary for this course.


    HOW PROGRESS IS CHECKED DURING COURSE

    Progress is checked informally through question and answer sessions in class, monitoring of group and pair work activities, feedback and homework.

    There is no formal accreditation for this course.


    EXTRA STUDY OR PRACTICE REQUIRED AT HOME

    You will make greater progress if you do at least one hour of study at home in between the classes.


    MATERIALS YOU WILL NEED TO BRING TO THE COURSE

    We will be using PASOS book 1 (Student book) for this course. This book also comes with a CD. These items may sometimes be found in secondhand bookshops.


    WHAT CAN I DO NEXT?

    There will be a follow-on course at PACA after Easter. You will be able to discuss this with your tutor.

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    Learn Spanish in 10 weeks at Portslade Adult Learning

    During this term you will learn about: buying train tickets, enquiring about arrival and departure times, different forms of transport, comparative and superlative forms, talking about future plans, talking about a future holiday, the future form of regular and irregular verbs, the weather and describing the seasons, expressions with TENER: describing how you feel (hungry, thirsty, etc), telephone language: making and responding to a phone call, describing and explaining what you are doing at the moment and the present continuous tense with ESTAR.

    START DATE AND TIME:
    Tue, 14th January 2020
    1900 - 2100
    DURATION:
    10 weeks
    Code:
    CL074
    Full fee:
    £110
    Concessionary fee:*
    £95

    TUTOR:

    Sergio Miguel Camacho Rodriguez

    Address

    PACA Adult learning, Chalky Road
    View map

    During this term you will learn about: buying train tickets, enquiring about arrival and departure times, different forms of transport, comparative and superlative forms, talking about future plans, talking about a future holiday, the future form of regular and irregular verbs, the weather and describing the seasons, expressions with TENER: describing how you feel (hungry, thirsty, etc), telephone language: making and responding to a phone call, describing and explaining what you are doing at the moment and the present continuous tense with ESTAR.

    COURSE AIMS/OBJECTIVES

  • Buy tickets at the station and ask about arrival and departure times.
  • Talk about a future holiday.
  • Talk about the weather and describe the seasons.
  • Describe how you are feeling.
  • Make and answer a phone call in Spanish.
  • Describe and explain what you are doing at the moment.
  • COURSE CONTENT

    – The future tense.
    – Comparative and superlative forms.
    – Describing different forms of transport.
    – Planning a journey and describing a future holiday.
    – Describe the weather and the seasons.
    – Different expressions with TENER.
    – Useful telephone language.
    – The present continuous tense.


    TEACHING AND LEARNING METHODS

    The emphasis is on learning through communication, though grammar points will also be taught as appropriate.

    Teaching will be done through whole class work, individual work and small group and pair work.

    Methods of learning include role play, listening activities, games, music and interactive activities.


    COURSE LEVEL/ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

    Some basic knowledge of Spanish (aobut 1 year of prior study) is necessary for this course.


    HOW PROGRESS IS CHECKED DURING COURSE

    Progress is checked informally through question and answer sessions in class, monitoring of group and pair work activities, feedback and homework.

    There is no formal accreditation for this course.


    EXTRA STUDY OR PRACTICE REQUIRED AT HOME

    You will make greater progress if you do at least one hour of study at home in between the classes.


    MATERIALS YOU WILL NEED TO BRING TO THE COURSE

    We will be using PASOS book 1 (Student book) for this course. This book also comes with a CD. These items may sometimes be found in secondhand bookshops.


    WHAT CAN I DO NEXT?

    There will be a follow-on course at PACA after Easter. You will be able to discuss this with your tutor.

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    Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

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