Spanish Intermediate Revision (B1)

This course is for students with an elementary knowledge of Spanish, to help them to do the transition from intermediate to advanced. The aim is to facilitate the student to approach an advanced level in a pleasurable and relaxed atmosphere. Students will have the opportunity to review the intermediate specific skills and to further knowledge in order to step into an advanced level.

TEXT: Nuevo Sueña 3: Español Lengua Extranjera, ANAYA (2016) Ch 1-2.

Nine Sessions that aim to build high level comprehension and communication skills in Spanish.

Conversational Spanish and a review of cultural practices, with a focus on clear explanation of higher level language principles.

  • SER vs. ESTAR: revision, changes of meaning, passive constructions, specific expressions
  • Contrast between the 4 past tenses
  • Culture: clichés and food as a social ritual event in Spain and Latin america

By the end of this course, students should be able to:

  1. Communicate in fluent Spanish.
  2. Use advanced Spanish skills in conversation in both social and business settings.
  3. Exhibit the skills, vocabulary and study attitude required for continued study of Spanish.
  4. Demonstrate the skills, language and attitudes required for further study of Spanish.

IMPORTANT: Textbook cost is not included in the course fee. In the event of a course being cancelled WEA cannot be held responsible for the purchase of any textbooks. We therefore suggest you purchase your textbooks closer to the time of the course commencing.

Abbey’s Language Book Centre, 131 York Street Sydney, Ph: 9267 1397 |

If you are a new WEA Student and enrol into a language class and subsequently find that you are at the wrong level (whether too high or too low), you are permitted to transfer into another more suitable class at no additional cost, provided that the request is made within the first two classes and is in writing from your tutor directly to the Education Manager. After that point, an administration fee of $30 will apply.