Improve your Spanish Listening Comprehension
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Improve your Spanish Listening Comprehension

Practice your Spanish Listening Skills
4.3 (45 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.
2,393 students enrolled
Created by Nikki Joslin
Last updated 10/2016
English
Price: Free
Includes:
  • 28 mins on-demand video
  • 4 Articles
  • 10 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Understand spoken Spanish better
  • Apply listening techniques to improve listening comprehension
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Requirements
  • Students will need a printer to print the transcripts
Description

I don't understand Spanish speakers when they talk...

Does that sound like you?

It's a problem that many Spanish learners have - to be honest, it's common for students of all languages.

Spoken languages is just not the same as written language.

Native speakers combine words together, shorten them, change their pronunciation.

It's completely natural for the speaker, but how are you as the listener supposed to understand?

In this course we explain to you exactly why you can't understand spoken Spanish, how you can improve your listening comprehension, plus the best ways to practice listening.

Finally, you'll have plenty of exercises to put your newly-learned listening skills to the test with our podcast episodes.

If you are a beginner in Spanish, this course is probably too difficult for you. The podcasts require at least an intermediate level.

Who is the target audience?
  • This course is perfect for intermediate, advanced Spanish students
  • This course is too advanced for beginner students. The podcasts require at least an intermediate level of Spanish to be understood.
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Curriculum For This Course
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Course Introduction
6 Lectures 07:26
How to be a better listener
02:49

Music Playlist
00:03

How to practice your listening skills
01:02

Extra resources
00:08

How to take the rest of this course
03:23

Finding the transcripts
00:00
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Listening exercises
11 Lectures 21:02
La barriga cervecera: ¿Es inevitable?
02:27

El producto más contaminante del planta
01:39

Los edulcorantes no son tan dulces
02:21

La letra más humilde: La jota
01:35

La escuela que frena a las pandillas
02:45

¿Por qué tenemos preferencias musicales?
01:32

La biblioteca más consultada de la red: Wikipedia
02:40

¿Por qué nos gusta el picante?
01:41

Con los mercados vacíos, ¿cómo se compra la comida?
02:40

¿Sabías que los peces pueden tener sed?
01:32

Bonus Lecture!
00:10
About the Instructor
Nikki Joslin
4.3 Average rating
2,381 Reviews
36,849 Students
15 Courses
English and Spanish Teacher

Hello, Hola! My name is Nikki, and I am a language teacher. I love studying languages and, of course, teaching them. With 9 years of teaching under my belt, I'm excited to be bringing my teaching skills online. I'm looking forward to using my education and experience to help my students learn English and Spanish!