Engineering Language Unit

Spanish: Intermediate Intensive new 

Provided by: ELU

Mon 17 Jun, Wed 19 Jun, ... Fri 5 Jul 2013  –  Department of Engineering, Lecture Room 5 , Department of Engineering, Lecture Room 6


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Description:

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
Mon 17 Jun 15:00 - 17:00 Department of Engineering, Lecture Room 5 Sebastián Bianchi
Wed 19 Jun 15:00 - 17:00 Department of Engineering, Lecture Room 5 Sebastián Bianchi
Fri 21 Jun 15:00 - 17:00 Department of Engineering, Lecture Room 5 Sebastián Bianchi
Mon 24 Jun 15:00 - 17:00 Department of Engineering, Lecture Room 5 Sebastián Bianchi
Wed 26 Jun 15:00 - 17:00 Department of Engineering, Lecture Room 5 Sebastián Bianchi
Fri 28 Jun 15:00 - 17:00 Department of Engineering, Lecture Room 5 Sebastián Bianchi
Mon 1 Jul 15:00 - 17:00 Department of Engineering, Lecture Room 6 Sebastián Bianchi
Wed 3 Jul 15:00 - 17:00 Department of Engineering, Lecture Room 6 Sebastián Bianchi
Fri 5 Jul 15:00 - 17:00 Department of Engineering, Lecture Room 6 Sebastián Bianchi

Format: Class work and individual study

Frequency: Yearly

Prerequisites: For those with a basic knowledge of Spanish.

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!)

Objectives:

  • prepare a fun group presentation for the final week of the course
  • receive a certificate WITHOUT having to complete any exams!
  • reach a level comparable to GCSE by the end of the course!

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

Syllabus: Course syllabus is available

Related courses:

Theme: Spanish