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Mon 15 Jun, Wed 17 Jun, ... Fri 3 Jul 2020
14:00 - 16:00

Venue: CLIC online teaching

Provided by: Engineering Centre for Languages & Inter-Communication


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Spanish: Intermediate Intensive
Prerequisites

Mon 15 Jun, Wed 17 Jun, ... Fri 3 Jul 2020

Description

This course is suitable for students who have studied or picked up Spanish at basic level and who want to revise and progress onto intermediate topics and language and to discover Hispanic culture. The main focus is learning through communication and interaction. We will get together from home with Zoom, which offers us many possibilities to watch videos, listen to audio, read texts, write (there is even a whiteboard!) and especially speak in small and large groups. ¡Te esperamos!

Target audience
  • All staff and students from Cambridge University Engineering Department.
  • Further details regarding CLIC's eligibility criteria are available here
Prerequisites

For those with a basic knowledge of Spanish and those who have managed to pick up the basics of the language whilst travelling/working in a country.

Sessions

Number of sessions: 9

# Date Time Venue Trainer
1 Mon 15 Jun   14:00 - 16:00 14:00 - 16:00 CLIC online teaching Sebastián Bianchi
2 Wed 17 Jun   14:00 - 16:00 14:00 - 16:00 CLIC online teaching Sebastián Bianchi
3 Fri 19 Jun   14:00 - 16:00 14:00 - 16:00 CLIC online teaching Sebastián Bianchi
4 Mon 22 Jun   14:00 - 16:00 14:00 - 16:00 CLIC online teaching Sebastián Bianchi
5 Wed 24 Jun   14:00 - 16:00 14:00 - 16:00 CLIC online teaching Sebastián Bianchi
6 Fri 26 Jun   14:00 - 16:00 14:00 - 16:00 CLIC online teaching Sebastián Bianchi
7 Mon 29 Jun   14:00 - 16:00 14:00 - 16:00 CLIC online teaching Sebastián Bianchi
8 Wed 1 Jul   14:00 - 16:00 14:00 - 16:00 CLIC online teaching Sebastián Bianchi
9 Fri 3 Jul   14:00 - 16:00 14:00 - 16:00 CLIC online teaching Sebastián Bianchi
Topics covered
  • Nos conocemos
  • ¿Vives aquí? Yo trabajo en el departamento
  • Cuando tengo tiempo libre, me gusta…
  • ¿Qué hiciste el fin de semana?
  • ¡Ay, no me siento bien!
  • ¿Qué vamos a hacer? Te llamo por teléfono.
  • La vida de ahora y de antes
  • El español y la ciencia
  • Sacamos conclusiones
Objectives
  • Prepare a fun group presentation for the final week of the course
  • Reach a level comparable to GCSE by the end of the course!
Aims
  • Learn the language in a communicative context, with videos, audio, texts and conversation
  • Learn grammar and vocabulary by using them actively
  • Gradually focus on aspects of culture and science that are useful to your career
  • Complete interactive activities and one written piece per week (if you want!)
Format

Class work (online) and individual study

Duration

Nine sessions of two hours

Frequency

Yearly

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Theme
Spanish

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