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Spanish 1 (online course)

Do you want to learn Spanish for a holiday or for your study or work? Did you take Spanish in school, but it has become a little rusty? Spanish 1 will quickly help you get back on track! The course focuses on practical skills and introduces you to Spanish culture. After the online course Spanish 1, you can continue on to Spanish 2, 3 and 4.

This course is taught entirely online using the Virtual Classroom in Brightspace.

Target group

Spanish 1 is for anyone who has little to no knowledge of Spanish and wants to quickly acquire a solid foundation in the language. The maximum number of participants per group is 16.

End level

Spanish 1: A1 (CEFR)

Course content

After this course, you will be able to:

  • understand simple words, phrases and sentences;
  • ask and answer short, simple questions;
  • follow a simple conversation;
  • write short, simple sentences about personal matters.

The emphasis is on speaking skills. Reading, listening, and writing skills will also be addressed. You will also learn more about the Spanish culture. After completing this course, you can take the course Spanish 2 (halfway to A2).


This course includes 8 online classes, one per week. Each class is 1 hour and 45 minutes. You should expect to spend 2 to 3 hours on homework each week.

Dates and times

Start date End date Day Time
15 February 19 April Monday 19.30-21.15

Course materials

  • Talenland: Aula Internacional 1. ISBN: 9788415846772.

After registration you will receive a confirmation email with a link to where you can buy this book.

Certification and exam

To receive a Wageningen in'to Languages certificate, a minimum attendance of 80% is required. A diagnostic test is optional.


BSc/Msc WUR Students € 60
WUR Employees € 250
Standard fee € 275