Our Adult Group Classes

Our task-oriented, highly communicative approach creates real-life scenarios that equip students with skills they can immediately apply in their lives. Activities such as role-playing, problem-solving, group exercises, debates, and videos provide practical lessons that prepare students to communicate effectively in Spanish.

  • 6 Week Courses, once a week, two-hours per class.

  • $225 total, including course materials.

  • Evening courses, in downtown Charlottesville.

  • Maximum 6 students per class.

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This is the first level of Spanish, and is appropriate for those who are new to Spanish, or have a basic notion of it.

Course Objectives:
  • Gain confidence. Break the language barrier.
  • Learn to "think" in Spanish.
  • Learn to pronounce, read and write in Spanish.
  • Learn techniques to communicate effectively in Spanish (Keep It Simple).
  • Learn about sentence structure. Using the grammar and vocabulary learned to build sentences.
  • Practice dialogues.
  • Practice oral composition.
  • Develop oral skills by practicing role plays based on real-life situations
  • Course Contents:
  • All about nouns and adjectives.
  • Question words. How to make questions. How to answer questions.
  • Role-plays: "Meeting people and exchanging information in a social situation", "Buying a bus ticket", "Booking a hotel room", "In the Shop", etc.
  • The present tense of the most relevant regular verbs.
  • The present tense of some relevant irregular verbs: to want, to have, can, to say, to know, to do/make, to go, etc.
  • "There is/there are".
Days Time Start Date End Date Registration
Mondays 5:30pm to 7:30pm 03/09/2020 04/13/2020
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This is the first level of Spanish, and is appropriate for those who are new to Spanish, or have a basic notion of it.

Course Objectives:
  • Gain confidence. Break the language barrier.
  • Learn to "think" in Spanish.
  • Learn to pronounce, read and write in Spanish.
  • Learn techniques to communicate effectively in Spanish (Keep It Simple).
  • Learn about sentence structure. Using the grammar and vocabulary learned to build sentences.
  • Practice dialogues.
  • Practice oral composition.
  • Develop oral skills by practicing role plays based on real-life situations
  • Course Contents:
  • All about nouns and adjectives.
  • Question words. How to make questions. How to answer questions.
  • Role-plays: "Meeting people and exchanging information in a social situation", "Buying a bus ticket", "Booking a hotel room", "In the Shop", etc.
  • The present tense of the most relevant regular verbs.
  • The present tense of some relevant irregular verbs: to want, to have, can, to say, to know, to do/make, to go, etc.
  • "There is/there are".
Days Time Start Date End Date Registration
Wednesdays 5:30pm to 7:30pm 03/11/2020 04/15/2020
ENROLL NOW!

This course takes over from level 2 and introduces the second of the past tenses, the imperfect tense, which allows for more detailed narratives and conversations about past events.

Course Objectives:
  • Gain fluency and further conversational skills.
  • Improve listening and comprehension.
  • Broaden the vocabulary and grammatical expressions, and using them in a variety of contexts.
  • Practice speaking about past events in a detailed manner.
  • Begin mastering these two tenses based on practicing target conversations.
Days Time Start Date End Date Registration
Thursdays 5:30pm to 7:30pm 03/12/2020 04/16/2020 ENROLL NOW!

Course cancellation policy:
If a booked course is cancelled seven days or longer before its designated start date, a full refund of the tuition fee will be issued.
If a booked course is cancelled from six to two days before its designated start date, a refund of 50% of the course tuition fee will be refunded.
No refunds will be issued if the booked course is cancelled 24 hours from its designated start date, or thereafter.