Intermediate Spanish - take your Spanish to the next level!
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Intermediate Spanish - take your Spanish to the next level!

Learn to speak Spanish fluently
4.2 (10 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
47 students enrolled
Last updated 4/2016
English
Current price: $10 Original price: $25 Discount: 60% off
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Includes:
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Talk about the present, past and future,
  • Express wishes, suggestions, advice,
  • Ask for direction on the street
  • Be able to to express yourself clearly and fluently in Spanish
  • Understand more complex oral and written texts
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Requirements
  • Students will need a computer and preferably a headset.
Description

If you already have some basic knowledge of Spanish and you would like to express yourself better and with fluency, than this course is perfect for you. You will gain all the knowledge necessary to maintain the conversation (in free time or at work) with a Spanish speaker without a problem and you will be able to understand, speak,write and read in Spanish correctly and clearly.

Master Spanish Language Quickly Using Image Supported Method.

In this course you will learn to:

  • talk about the present, past and future
  • ask for direction on the street
  • express wishes, suggestions, advice
  • understand more complex oral and written texts
  • be able to use more specific words and phrases

Learn to speak Spanish clearly and fluently.

We will learn to talk what will happen in hundred years from now, we will read a story about a girl Oliva and learn past tenses. If you are not sure when to use the verb ser and when the verb estar, we will address also this question. You will also be able to describe a character and a physical appearance of a person.

All topics,with the eye-catching and colourful images, of the course have been chosen to grab your attention so that you can learn as much and as easy as possible.

With this course you will be able to communicate in Spanish smoothly and with confidence, you will gain sufficient knowledge to express yourself in informal and formal real life situations.

You will also gain a skill to evaluate yourself: the course is made up of 11 sections and 12 lectures and each section has a quiz to check what have you learned.

By following and completing all lectures, you will receive a verifiable certificate at the end of the course.

Who is the target audience?
  • This course is designed for students who already have some knowledge of Spanish. The ideal student already knows some words and expressions in Spanish, or has taken my first video course Learn Spanish in 5 lessons for beginners. The course is not for beginners.
Curriculum For This Course
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Introduction
1 Lecture 00:39
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Ser and estar
1 Lecture 03:56

Students will know when to use ser and when estar and they will know the irregular forms for these two verbs.

Preview 03:56

The quiz checks if the students use verbs ser and estar correctly.

Ser and estar
3 questions
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Describing people
1 Lecture 05:47

Students will learn different adjectives to describe character of a person, they will learn how to describe somebody physicaly, they will get familiar with vocabulary for the clothes, they will learn to count until 90.

Physical appearance and character
05:47

Quiz checks if students know how to describe a person (looks, character), etc.

Describing people
3 questions
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Directions
1 Lecture 03:21

Students will learn to ask and understand how to get to the specific place in a city, ask for direction on the street, they will also learn expressions (adverbs) as "al lado de" (next to)

Preview 03:21

Directions
3 questions
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At home
1 Lecture 04:18

Students will understand the advert to rent an apartment, they will learn vocabulary related to home and adverbs as "encima de" (on)

An apartment
04:18

Quiz is checking different vocabulary related to home

An apartment
3 questions
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Present
1 Lecture 06:09

Students will get to know the conjugations of irregular and semi-irregular verbs in present.

Irregular verbs
06:09

Quiz checks if a student knows the right forms of some of the irregular verbs in present.

Irregular verbs
3 questions
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Talking about the future
1 Lecture 04:12

Students will know when to use both future tenses and their forms.

Future tenses
04:12

Quiz checks the ability to choose the correct sentence in future tense.

Future tense
3 questions
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Expressing advice, politeness, suggestions, wishes
1 Lecture 02:41

Students will know how to express wishes, politeness, advice with conditional and its correct forms.

Conditional
02:41

Quiz checks the understanding of correct use of conditional to express advice, politeness, suggestions, wishes

Expressing advice, politeness, suggestions, wishes with conditional
3 questions
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Talking about the past
2 Lectures 11:33

Students will discover through the story how to describe things, people, situations in the past and use the correct form of imperfecto. They will also expand their every day vocabulary.

The story of Oliva (imperfecto)
06:44

Students will learn through the story how to narrate actions in the past and to use the correct form of indefinido.

The story of Oliva (indefinido)
04:49

Quiz checks the correct use of imperfecto and indefinido.

Past tenses
3 questions
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Imperative
1 Lecture 03:03

Students will learn the forms of positive and negative imperative and when do we use them: in recipies, orders, prohibitions (negative imperative), etc.

Preview 03:03

The quiz checks the ability to use the positive and negative imperative correctly.

Imperative
3 questions
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About the Instructor
MSc Katja Seljak Adimora
4.1 Average rating
12 Reviews
66 Students
2 Courses
Highly Qualified Spanish Teacher at Udemy

My name is Katja and I am a Spanish Teacher with a master degree in Spanish Linguistics.

I have experience in teaching Spanish to all levels and ages (in private language schools and public schools).

As part of my eduaction I have been living and studying in Spain (Universidad de Granada, Universidad de Salamanca) and in Mexico (UNAM). I hold a QTS (Qualified Teacher Status) and I did an advanced course in methodology of teaching Spanish at Universidad de Salamanca.

My achievements include being the proprietress of a private school, teaching Spanish to different professionals, pioneer teacher of Spanish in two different schools and as a result there was high enrollment of students for the classes, and team member of Leonardo da Vinci project for e-learning of Spanish, I have published an article Los valores del pretérito perfecto compuesto y del pretérito perfecto simple en Inquieta compañía de Carlos Fuentes in a scientific manual for languages.

I like to build a friendly relationship with my students and to adjust my teaching to the specific learning needs and wishes.

Currently I am offering Spanish lessons online through Skype and video courses at La Lengua, UK.

I look forward to teaching you Spanish. Welcome!