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Placement Test

For a registration from level A1.2 a placement test is required if you have not yet written an exam with us.

Spanish

Level Courses

Spanish A1 Gr. 1

Lecture number
042056d
Semester
Autumn semester 2020
Type
Online Language Course
Registration deadline
09/29/2020
Maximum number of participants
14

Events

DayTimeRecurrenceDuration
Wed.4 p.m. to 6 p.m.Weekly21/10/20 - 03/02/21

Lecturers

  • Luis Guillermo Ortega Mendez

Description

The "Spanish A1 Language Course" is suitable for students without any previous knowledge. It is about teaching the first basic knowledge of the Spanish language.By means of everyday topics and situations (greetings and introductions, nationality and language, addresses and numbers, etc.) basic knowledge of Spanish grammar and vocabulary will be taught.The main topics covered in the course are: the Spanish alphabet, character traits and hobbies, tourism and vacations, means of transport and the seasons, colors, clothes and objects.The grammar focuses on: the numbers, the forms of the subject pronoun, the specific article, the demonstrative pronoun, the noun, genus and numerus, the possessive pronoun, describing vacation habits, indicative present tense, the direct and indirect object pronoun.The course takes place with 2 SWS during the semester and is designed in such a way that the participants complete level A1 according to the European Framework of Reference for Languages in one semester.

Literature

Please have the following textbook available on your first Webex appointment:

Gente hoy 1st level A1+A2. (Libro del alumno)

ISBN: 978-3-12-515710-1

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Spanish A1 Gr. 2

Lecture number
042055d
Semester
Autumn semester 2020
Type
Online Language Course
Registration deadline
10/05/2020
Maximum number of participants
14

Events

DayTimeRecurrenceDuration
Tue.4 p.m. to 6 p.m.Weekly20/10/20 - 02/02/21

Lecturers

  • Esther Almendarez

Description

The "Spanish A1 Language Course" is suitable for students without any previous knowledge. It is about teaching the first basic knowledge of the Spanish language.By means of everyday topics and situations (greetings and introductions, nationality and language, addresses and numbers, etc.) basic knowledge of Spanish grammar and vocabulary will be taught.The main topics covered in the course are: the Spanish alphabet, character traits and hobbies, tourism and vacations, means of transport and the seasons, colors, clothes and objects.The grammar focuses on: the numbers, the forms of the subject pronoun, the specific article, the demonstrative pronoun, the noun, genus and numerus, the possessive pronoun, describing vacation habits, indicative present tense, the direct and indirect object pronoun.The course takes place with 2 SWS during the semester and is designed in such a way that the participants complete level A1 according to the European Framework of Reference for Languages in one semester.

Literature

Please have the following textbook available on your first Webex appointment:

Gente hoy 1st level A1+A2. (Libro del alumno)

ISBN: 978-3-12-515710-1

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Spanish A1 and A2

Lecture number
042053d
Semester
Autumn semester 2020
Type
Online Language Course
Registration deadline
10/12/2020
Maximum number of participants
14

Events

DayTimeRecurrenceDuration
Mon.12 p.m. to 4 p.m.Weekly19/10/20 - 01/02/21

Lecturers

Description

Target group:
The Spanish course A1+A2 is suitable for participants with no previous knowledge or little experience.

Literature

Please have the following textbook available on your first Webex appointment:

Campus Sur A1-B1: Course Book + Audios and Videos, ISBN: 978-3-12515121-5

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Spanish A2

Lecture number
042057d
Semester
Autumn semester 2020
Type
Online Language Course
Maximum number of participants
14

Events

DayTimeRecurrenceDuration
Mon.4 p.m. to 8 p.m.Weekly19/10/20 - 01/02/21

Lecturers

  • Esther Almendarez

Description

The "Spanish course A2" is suitable for students with some previous knowledge. The course builds on the A1 course. Using everyday conversational topics and situations, the basic knowledge of Spanish grammar and vocabulary will be developed. The main topics covered in the course are Learning, health, food, professions, the diary, city, historical dates, housing and travel.

The grammar will include the following topics: The indicative present tense of regular verbs, irregular verbs, reflexive verbs, frequency ("siempre, todos los días, muchas veces"), set verbs, the adjectives, the genus of nouns, the impersonal forms with "se", the perfect (formation and use), irregular participles, evaluation, the time and dates, indications with a reference to the future, question words. Then it is about understanding a radio report, giving a mini-presentation, writing and correcting a story, describing a picture and talking about proverbs, etc.The grammar will include the following: Comparisons, "más/menos...que, mejor, peor" superiority, equality, relative clauses, the "indefinido" of regular verbs, differences in the use of perfect and "indefinido", time words of the past, Questions about the past ("cuándo, en que año, cuánto tiempo"), locations, the affirmative imperative, differences in the use of "indefinido" and imperfect, differences in the use of "indefinido", perfect and imperfect.

The course takes place with 4 SWS during the lecture period and is designed so that the participants complete level A2 according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).

Literature

Please have the following textbook available on your first Webex appointment

Gente hoy 1, Level A1+A2. (Libro del alumno)ISBN: 978-3-12-515710-1Lesson content: Lección 5-12

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Spanish B1

Lecture number
042058d
Semester
Autumn semester 2020
Type
Online Language Course
Maximum number of participants
14

Events

DayTimeRecurrenceDuration
Mon.4 p.m. to 8 p.m.Weekly19/10/20 - 01/02/21
Thu.6 p.m. to 8 p.m.Weekly22/10/20 - 04/02/21

Lecturers

  • Daniel Goetze

Description

Target group:

The B1 Spanish course is suitable for students who have successfully completed level A2.Course descriptionIn a university context, part of the learning process usually has to take place outside the lecture hall. 

Literature

Please have the following textbook available on your first Webex appointment:

Campus Sur A1-B1: Course book + audios and videos

ISBN: 978-3-12515121-5

Registration

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Spanish B2

Lecture number
042059d
Semester
Autumn semester 2020
Type
Online Language Course
Registration deadline
10/05/2020
Maximum number of participants
14

Events

DayTimeRecurrenceDuration
Tue.4 p.m. to 8 p.m.Weekly20/10/20 - 02/02/21
Thu.4 p.m. to 6 p.m.Weekly22/10/20 - 04/02/21

Lecturers

  • Daniel Goetze

Literature

Please have the following textbook available on your first Webex appointment:Gente hoy 3 (B2), Libro del alumno + Audio-CD MP3
ISBN 978-3-12-515720-0

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Grammar

Spanish Grammar A1-B1

Lecture number
042060d
Semester
Autumn semester 2020
Type
Online Language Course
Registration deadline
10/05/2020
Maximum number of participants
14

Events

DayTimeRecurrenceDuration
Mon.4 p.m. to 6 p.m.Weekly19/10/20 - 01/02/21

Lecturers

Description

The grammar course is designed for students who have successfully completed at least level A2. It is also suitable for those who are currently attending a B1 course and have recently completed it.In this course we will work on the most complex grammar topics such as past tense, congruence, modes: indicative, subjuntivo and conditional.This course also covers the topic of spelling, which is often forgotten in conventional courses. We will also work on personal pronouns.Please be aware that only Spanish is spoken in this course.

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Spanish Grammar B2-C1

Lecture number
042061d
Semester
Autumn semester 2020
Type
Online Language Course
Maximum number of participants
18

Events

DayTimeRecurrenceDuration
Mon.2 to 4 p.m.Weekly19/10/20 - 01/02/21

Lecturers

Description

Un curso para comprender y practicar el uso de las formas del pasado y del subjuntivo, además de otros temas complejos de la gramática española de nivel intermedio-alto. Durante las clases vamos a repasar la teoría, pero sobre todo, vamos a realizar diferentes tipos de ejercicios, tanto individuales como de grupo. Además, vamos a observar y discutir el uso de la gramática en contextos reales, como cuentos, canciones o películas. Si has comprendido esta descripción, entonces tienes el nivel adecuado para asistir al curso. Te esperamos.

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Short Courses

Introducción a la cultura latinoamericana (Introduction to Latin American Culture)

Semester
Spring semester 2020
Type
Onlinekurs

Events

DayTimeRecurrenceDuration
Wed.2 p.m. to 4 p.m.Weekly04/11 - 02/12/20
Thu.8 a.m. to 12 p.m.Weekly05/11 - 03/12/20

Lecturers

Description

Target Group: Suitable from level B2/C1

Content: Conversation course for students who already have a (very) good command of the Spanish language but have little or no opportunity to practice. Regular, intensive exchange about Latin American traditions, culture, ethnography, music and much more A very interactive and dynamic course despite the current situation, including grammar, feedback and corrections if necessary. 

Literature

No literature needed

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Curso intensivo de vocabulario (Vocabulary Building and Improvement Course)

Semester
Spring semester 2020
Type
Online course

Events

DayTimeRecurrenceDuration
Tue.2 p.m. to 4 p.m.Weekly03/11 - 01/12/20
Wed.8 a.m. to 12 p.m.Weekly04/11 - 02/12/20

Lecturers

Description

Targer Group: Suitable from level B1/B2

Content: An excellent opportunity to expand your Spanish vocabulary with interactive games, mnemonic and didactic exercises. During the course we will also present different strategies to diversify our vocabulary independently, to use dictionaries more efficiently or even to learn how to use your native language as a source of vocabulary for a foreign language.

Literature

No Literature needed

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