Spanish for Beginners
|Qualification ||Certificate in Practical Spanish |
What will I study?
If you have never studied Spanish before and are a complete beginner in the language, this course will enable you to learn enough to be able to get by in a range of situations abroad. These could include: meeting Spanish people, understanding and replying to messages and texts, shopping, eating out in bars or restaurants, making bookings in different establishments or asking for directions when visiting a Spanish town or city.
You will be able to link your language study with business or simply holidays! You will have an extra asset when applying for a job or when you go on holidays to Spain or any other Spanish-speaking country with your family or friends. Don't forget that the EU Commission has declared foreign languages to be a 'new basic skill' for lifelong learning and citizenship. In every environment, speaking languages will give you access to the whole world.
Entirely through internally set tasks during normal lessons. All these tasks are sent for external moderation at the end of the course.
Standard Level 3 entry criteria; no previous knowledge of the language is required.
Useful Supporting Courses
This course links very strongly with all Business / Law / Economics / English Language courses.
It is designed for those who are seeking to improve their job mobility and employment prospects; for those who are studying another language, it is an ideal chance to gain further language skills and enhance their career opportunities.
There are many careers where Spanish can be used: travel/overseas placements, business, teaching, journalism, the media, translation/interpreting, sales and marketing.