Spanish Level 3D - Conversación avanzada

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Course code: LES40

Si hablas español con soltura éste curso de conversación avanzado te ofrece la oportunidad de mantenerlo y mejorarlo discutiendo temas de actualidad, películas, literatura española, cultura y costumbres de España.

when

Dates

From 31 Jan 2024 to 12 Jun 2024
Wed 10:00-12:00

16 weeks

27 Mar 2024

10:00 to 12:00

17 Apr 2024

10:00 to 12:00

24 Apr 2024

10:00 to 12:00

01 May 2024

10:00 to 12:00

08 May 2024

10:00 to 12:00

15 May 2024

10:00 to 12:00

22 May 2024

10:00 to 12:00

05 Jun 2024

10:00 to 12:00

12 Jun 2024

10:00 to 12:00


with Marivi O'Leary

where

Stoke Lodge 

Stoke Lodge Centre, Shirehampton Road
Stoke Bishop
Bristol
BS9 1BN


fees

Fees and concessions

total  fee  for  this  course: £240.00.

the full tuition fee for this course: £240.00 ,the concession fee  £144.00.

who

Bristol Adult Learning

stokelodge@bristol.gov.uk

0117 903 8844

Description

<p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">Si hablas español con soltura, éste curso de conversación avanzado te ofrece la oportunidad de mantenerlo y mejorarlo, discutiendo temas de actualidad, películas, literatura española, cultura y costumbres de España.      </span></span></span></p>

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<p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">If you speak Spanish fluently this course of advanced conversation offers you the opportunity to maintain and improve your level by discussing topical issues, films, Spanish literatura, culture and Spanish customs.                                                                                                            </span></span></span></p>

What can students expect?

<p><span style="font-size:10.5pt"><span style="font-family:Consolas"><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">Practicar español en grupo con el apoyo de una profesora nativa donde tendrás la oportunidad de discutir, en conversación informal, diferentes temas, artículos de actualidad, literatura, películas y conversación inspirada por los miembros del grupo y completar ejercicios para mejorar vocabulario y gramática.</span></span></span></span></p>

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<p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="background-color:white"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif"><span style="color:black">To practise Spanish in a group, with a native tutor, where learners will be given the opportunity to take part in discussions, debates and informal conversations on a broad choice of topics, from articles on current affairs, literature, cinema to conversations inspired by the learners themselves and to complete exercises for improvement in vocabulary and grammar<strong> .</strong></span></span></span></span></span></p>

Late starters allowed?

<p><span style="font-size:10.5pt"><span style="font-family:Consolas"><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">Sí, si pueden trabajar al mismo nivel que el resto del grupo</span></span><span style="font-size:14.0pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">.</span></span></span></span></p>

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<p><span style="font-size:10.5pt"><span style="font-family:Consolas"><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">Por favor habla con la profesora antes de inscribirte.</span></span></span></span></p>

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<p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">Yes, provided late starters can work at the same level as the rest of the class at the time of joining.</span> </span></span></p>

<p><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">Please check with the tutor via the Stoke Lodge office first.</span></span></p>

Previous experience required?

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<p><span style="font-size:10.5pt"><span style="font-family:Consolas"><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">Sí, tienen que haber hecho nivel 3 A y B y hablar, más o menos, con soltura.</span></span></span></span></p>

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<p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="background-color:white"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif"><span style="color:black">Yes, learners need to have completed Spanish courses at Level 3 A and B, and be more or less fluent.</span></span></span> </span></span></p>
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What is the progression route?

<p><span style="font-size:10.5pt"><span style="font-family:Consolas"><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">Este es el nivel más alto que ofrecemos de español. Así  que, en los años siguientes se puede continuar en el mismo curso donde se ofrecerá la misma idea de curso pero ofreciendo distintos tópicos y materiales.</span></span></span></span></p>

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<p><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="background-color:white"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif"><span style="color:black">This is the highest level of Spanish conversation courses that we offer. So, in subsequent years, learners could join the same course when a similar pattern is used with a different choice of topics and new material.</span></span></span></span> </p>

Work set between sessions?

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<p><span style="font-size:10.5pt"><span style="font-family:Consolas"><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">Todas las semanas hay que hacer deberes en casa para la clase siguiente.</span></span></span></span></p>

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<p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="background-color:white"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif"><span style="color:black">Yes, some homework is set every week</span></span></span> </span></span></p>

What should students bring?

<p><span style="font-size:10.5pt"><span style="font-family:Consolas"><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">Cuaderno y bolígrafo; carpeta de anillas para fotocopias y folletos.</span></span></span></span></p>

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<p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">Notebook and pen; an A4 ringbinder for photocopies and handouts</span> </span></span></p>

Teaching method/style?

<p><span style="font-size:10.5pt"><span style="font-family:Consolas"><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">Principalmente discusiones y conversaciones. Lectura de artículos de revistas y periódicos. Escuchar grabados y también a compañeros, ver dvds, ejercicios con espacios en blanco para rellenar, preguntas y contestaciones, quizzes, etc.</span></span></span></span></p>

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<p><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="background-color:white"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif"><span style="color:black">Mainly discussions and conversations. Also reading magazine and newspaper articles,  listening to recordings and to peers, watching short videos, gap filling exercises, Q&A, quizzes, etc</span></span></span></span> </p>

Refunds and cancellations

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<li><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">If we have to cancel your course your fees will be refunded in full. We are unable to reimburse the cost of materials you may have bought for the course.</span></span></span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">If you cancel your course booking a week (7 days) or more before the start date we will refund your fees minus an admin charge of 20%.</span></span></span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">If you cancel with less than a week (7 days) before the start date or after the course has started, we will not be able to refund your fees.</span></span></span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">Transfers will incur a fee of 10% and must be requested 7 days or more before the start of a course unless you are transferring to another course because your original course was cancelled.</span></span></span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">We are not able to offer refunds due to sickness or ill health.</span></span></span></li>
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<p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">If you are due a refund you must contact the office within 3 months of the course to arrange payment as we do not keep card details.</span></span></span></p>

<p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">When attending an online course, it is a learner’s responsibility to ensure they have adequate internet access before the start of a course. Refunds will not be given for technical failure of a learner’s home computer or their internet access.</span></span></span></p>