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Spanish 4

Do you want to learn Spanish for your internship, study or work in Spain or a Spanish-speaking country and are you already reasonably proficient in Spanish grammar? Are you looking to deepen this knowledge and improve your Spanish communication skills? The course Spanish 4 helps you better understand and speak Spanish.

Classes take place on the Wageningen University & Research Campus, in the Forum building.

Target group

Spanish 4 is for anyone who has taken 3 to 4 years of Spanish at middle school and has since been in contact with the Spanish language to some degree, whether through a course or spending some time in a Spanish-speaking country. This course is also intended for anyone who has completed the course Spanish 3.

End level

Spanish 4: halfway to B1 (CEFR)

Course content

After this course, you will be able to:

  • hold simple conversations about familiar topics;
  • understand the key information in simple texts;
  • formulate your personal opinion in a simple way;
  • write texts and emails about familiar topics.

The emphasis is on speaking skills. Reading, listening, and writing skills will also be addressed. You will also learn more about Spanish culture.

    Planning

    This course meets once a week for 8 weeks. Each class is 1 hour and 45 minutes. You should expect to spend 2 to 3 hours on homework each week.

    Dates and times

    The course Spanish 4 is offered annually in October, February, and May. The next course starts in February 2019.

    Course materials

    Aula Internacional 3: ISBN: 9789460306495

    These books are available at the WUR shop in the Forum building on the Wageningen University & Research campus.

    Certification and exam

    To receive a Wageningen in'to Languages certificate, a minimum attendance of 80% is required. A diagnostic test is optional. This costs €25.

    Fees

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

    * This €60 fee applies only to students with a signed authorisation form. Students pay €60 if they need this language course for an internship/thesis abroad. The internship/thesis must be part of their prescribed study programme/approved set of MSc examination subjects. The form must be signed by the thesis or internship supervisor.

    Prior to registration

    To ensure that new course participants are placed into the appropriate course, they are required to take a free course level assessment. An intake interview (optionally by telephone) will also take place. You cannot register for a course until you have taken this course level assessment. Please contact our Service Centre (into@wur.nl / 0317-482552) to schedule an appointment.