Conversational Spanish for Business and Leisure
If you speak Spanish, you can communicate with almost 500 million people worldwide! Think how many more employment options that givesyou! And if you want to take a trip to Spain or Latin America, a little knowledge of Spanish will go a long way.
The Spanish programme comprises Part 1 and 2. Part 1 consists of 3 modules – Basic, Lower and Upper Intermediate. Part 2 consists of Spanish for Business Communication Units I and II.
Who is this course for?
- Persons wanting to gain a second language for fun, travel or work.
- Programme is designed for beginners with no Spanish experience
- Degree graduates to compliment the degree
- Diploma graduates
- Alumni from all institutions
- Flight Attendants and Airline personnel
- Security services
- Persons involved in trade and investment
What is covered?
Module 1 – Basic Spanish
This module is designed to introduce practical vocabulary and grammar constructions for communication at a basic level with native speakers. Learning activities include listening, reading, writing, speaking and role play.
Modules 2 & 3 – Lower & Upper Intermediate Spanish
Participants will be expected to engage in more advanced conversation with tutors and/or native speakers. There will be emphasis on advanced grammatical structures, such as adverbial clauses and the past and future tenses.
Module 4 – Spanish for Business Communication 1
The modules in Spanish for Business Communication are geared toward participants who are interested in making business contacts in Spanish-speaking countries. Learning activities include conversation, listening and practical exercises, letter-writing and role playing. Secretaries, Receptionists and Marketing Staff will benefit from the exposure offered at the Business 1 level.
Module 5 – Spanish For Business Communication 2
Business Communication II offers more detailed vocabulary and verb forms in order to deal with the more involved areas of International trade. This allows persons who are interested in making business contacts in Spanish-speaking countries to make practical use of their new skills in Foreign Languages. Learning activities include conversation, listening and practical exercises, letter-writing and role-playing.
Upcoming class schedules:
Level 1 - 12 Jan Saturdays 1.00 p.m. to 4.00 p.m.
Level 2 – 6 Apr Saturdays 1.00 p.m. to 4.00 p.m.