Beginner Spanish is a communicative beginning-level Spanish course. Students will begin to develop their Spanish proficiency through extensive interaction in the target language using textbooks, videos and interactive online exercises. There are also numerous audio clips that reinforce the language taught through the video segments. Each unit also includes a variety of interactive activities, cultural notes and cultural interviews. The activities help build competency in listening and speaking, with some work on reading and writing.
Beginner Spanish is offered in three terms - fall, winter and spring. Each term builds on the next one so it is best to enroll in the fall. Over three terms, students will develop an understanding of how to: