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Mode of study Part-time
Duration 10 Weeks
Campus London Road Campus
Start date 14 January 2021
Tuition Fee £110
Course code PLR1LAN018 (2021B)
Runs on Thursday
  • Who is it for?

    The course is for people who want to acquire basic language skills for leisure or professional development. The emphasis is on elementary vocabulary to understand and take part in basic conversations. On completion of the course, you will be able to progress to a continuation course to give you the opportunity to develop your skills further.

  • Entry Requirements

    No prior knowledge is required.

  • What does the course involve?

    During the course you will develop competence in listening, reading, writing and speaking across a range of real life situations. These situations will include: introducing yourself, family and friends, getting to know people, ordering a meal, buying food and drink, booking accommodation, finding out about facilities and where places are, understanding basic directions, making enquiries, asking for bus/ train timetables and buying tickets, telling the time and understanding opening and closing hours, talking about special occasions.

  • Additional Notes

    We suggest you bring a pen and some paper to take notes.

    It is also recommended you purchase the BBC Talk Spanish 1 (The ideal course for absolute beginners) book as it is used in lessons and for home learning.

    Spanish for Beginners book 

    If you have any queries do not hesitate to contact: Elisabeth Beckett, Languages Tutor This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  • What do I do next?

    If you meet the entry requirements for this course, please use the Register my Interest or Apply Now buttons or contact Course Advice on 01743 342333 to organise enrolment. If you are still undecided about the course most suitable for you, please drop in to one of our Advice Events, ring Course Advice on 01743 342 333, use our Live Chat facility or email:

    Fees stated are for enrolment for the current academic year only. Courses which run for 2 or 3 years will be subject to further fees and possible price increases each year.