Engineering Language Unit

Spanish: Beginner Intensive beginners 

Provided by: ELU

Tue 18 Jun, Thu 20 Jun, ... Fri 5 Jul 2013  –  Department of Engineering, Lecture Room 3B


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Description: Fun introductory course to Spanish. This course is for those with little or no previous knowledge of Spanish. Communicative context, with videos, audio, texts and conversation.

Target audience:

  • Postgraduates in Engineering, Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology, Materials Science, Computer Laboratory and Chemistry, Cambridge Programme for Sustainability Leadership and Judge Business School.
  • Further details regarding Engineering Language Unit's eligibility criteria are available

Duration: Nine sessions of two hours

Sessions:

Number of sessions: 9

Date Time Venue Trainer
Tue 18 Jun 14:00 - 16:00 Department of Engineering, Lecture Room 3B Ruth Hatcher
Thu 20 Jun 14:00 - 16:00 Department of Engineering, Lecture Room 3B Ruth Hatcher
Fri 21 Jun 14:00 - 16:00 Department of Engineering, Lecture Room 3B Ruth Hatcher
Tue 25 Jun 14:00 - 16:00 Department of Engineering, Lecture Room 3B Ruth Hatcher
Thu 27 Jun 14:00 - 16:00 Department of Engineering, Lecture Room 3B Ruth Hatcher
Fri 28 Jun 14:00 - 16:00 Department of Engineering, Lecture Room 3B Ruth Hatcher
Tue 2 Jul 14:00 - 16:00 Department of Engineering, Lecture Room 3B Ruth Hatcher
Thu 4 Jul 14:00 - 16:00 Department of Engineering, Lecture Room 3B Ruth Hatcher
Fri 5 Jul 14:00 - 16:00 Department of Engineering, Lecture Room 3B Ruth Hatcher

Format: Class work and individual study

Frequency: Yearly

Aims:

  • To reach a level suitable to get by during your holidays in Spain or Spanish America!
  • 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!)

Topics covered:

  • Greeting, numbers, families, describe where live and work, ordering food
  • Days of the week, free time, telling the time,
  • Past tense (weekends/holidays),future tense

Syllabus: Course syllabus is available

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Theme: Spanish