Spanish for Beginners I
This course is an introduction to the Spanish language within a cultural context. It will emphasize the development of basic listening, speaking, and reading skills. Other competencies such as comprehension, pronunciation, reading, and role-playing will be also practiced in class. Class time will include vocabulary building, language drills, and communication activities in order to introduce students to Hispanic culture.
- Express orally basic ideas in Spanish
- Identify some high-frequency words and expressions and use them at a rudimentary level
- Understand basic reading texts written in simple present tense