Spanish club

Course Dates: 10/10/19 - 25/06/20
Time: 12:15 - 14:15
Location: KS - Keeley Street
Esther Sahagún

Las clases de este curso tienen lugar cada dos semanas. Ven a practicar y mejorar tu español en nuestro 'club español'. Trabajaremos con un corto del cine español, relatos, noticias televisivas, etc. Desarrollarás diferentes registros lingüísticos en función de las circunstancias y el contexto en el que te encuentres. Este curso es para estudiantes con nivel avanzado de español (si has estudiado español al menos durante 5 años) y tiene lugar en semanas alternativas.

Term 1:

Term 2:

Term 3:.


What is the course about?

The Spanish club provides a relaxed and animated environment to practise the language. We will discuss literature, history and current affairs, the arts, etc. Ideas and suggestions from students are welcome.

What will we cover?

Topics to include: society, the arts and key events of the Spanish Speaking World.

What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...

- Improve your listening, reading and conversational skills.

- Further your knowledge of literature, history and current affairs, the arts, etc

- Increase your vocabulary and consolidate your grammar.

What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?

Stage 5. Students should have completed stage 4 or be at an advanced level. They should be fluent and have a solid grasp of grammatical structures and vocabulary.

For further details of the specific foreign language skills required for this level, please see the languages self-assessment chart at the start of the languages section of our course guide or at
It is also essential that you have knowledge of more complex grammar terminology such as: conditional, indirect and direct pronouns, hypothetical sentences, subjunctive, subordinate clauses and more complex conjunctions.

How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?

The class will be conducted in Spanish. The course is based on the communicative approach including
- use of authentic audio and audio-visual techniques
- emphasis on speaking and listening skills
- debates and discussions via pair and group work
- active students’ interaction
- vocabulary and grammar activities

Please note, students are expected to participate in oral classroom activities and to do some homework as and when required.

Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?

All materials provided by the tutor, but do bring a pen and paper to take additional notes.

When I've finished, what course can I do next?

LBS10 Spanish 5: revision course in summer and LS611 Spanish 6 in September.

General information and advice on courses at Build is available from the Student Centre and Library on Monday to Friday from 12:00 – 19:00.
See the course guide for term dates and further details


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Review by Anonymous / (Posted on 25/06/2019)
A very good course.
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Review by Cathy / (Posted on 13/06/2019)
An excellent course. The teacher knows how to stretch the students while making the lessons enjoyable. Perfect for up to date knowledge of Spain & Spanish society done through video excerpts ,gap filling exercises & conversation.
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Review by CB / (Posted on 25/06/2015)
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Course Code: LSW64

Thu, day, 10 Oct - 25 Jun '20

Duration: 16 sessions (over 38 weeks)

Full fee: £289.00
Senior fee: £231.00
Concession: £176.00

Or call to enrol: 222-66-889-99

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