Spanish Beginners 4


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Upcoming Dates:


Term 4 2017

Tuesdays, 10am-12pm from Oct 11  (8 classes)*
Tuesdays, 6-7.30pm from Oct 11  (10 classes)**

*No class Tue November 19 (Melbourne Cup). Replacement class: Tue December 5
**No class Tue November 19 (Melbourne Cup). Replacement class: Tue December 19

Term 3 2017

Saturdays, 10-11.30am from Jul 22  (10 classes)

Wednesdays, 6-7.30pm from Jul 19  (10 classes)


Spanish Beginners 4

Aula Internacional 1-New Edition, Unit 8, 9 and additional units on making plans



On completion of Farolito’s Beginners 4 course you will be able to:

  • Describe your neighbourhood
  • Asking for and giving directions to get to a place
  • Making plans and inviting people out
  • Talking about past experiences

Unidad 8-El barrio ideal
Imagine and describe the perfect neighbourhood

  • Functional
    Describe villages, neighbourhoods and towns
    Say what you like about places
    Ask for and give directions to get to a place
  • Grammar
    Verb HABER-HAY (there is/there are)
    Verb ESTAR (to be-location)
    Verbs SEGUIR (to continue), CRUZAR (to cross), GIRAR/DOBLAR (to turn) IR (to go)
    Locutions of location
  • Vocabulary
    Buildings and places of interest in a city or town
  • Cultural
  • Final task
    You will describe and present a neighbourhood or town from the Spanish-speaking world

Unidad Adicional-¿Qué planes tienes para el fin de semana?
Make plans to go out on the weekend

  • Functional
    Talking about free time activities
    Talking about actions in progress
    Making plans
    Inviting out
  • Grammar
    ESTAR + Gerundio
    IR +A+ infinitivo
  • Vocabulary
    Vocabulary related to free time and cultural activities
  • Cultural
    ¿A dónde vamos? Going out in a Spanish-speaking country
  • Final task:
    You will choose an activity from a cultural agenda and invite people to go with you.

Unidad 9-¿Sabes cocinar?
Choose the ideal candidate for a job

  • Functional
    Talk about past experiences
    Talk about skills and abilities
    Talk about strong and weak points
    Describe attributes for particular occupations
  • Grammar
    Pretérito Perfecto (Present Perfect Tense) HABER + PARTICIPIO (-ADO; -IDO and some common irregulars)
    Verb SABER + inf (to know-knowledge). Contrast with verb PODER (to be able to-ability)
  • Vocabulary
    Expressions of frequency
    Adjectives of character
  • Cultural
    Living as a young adult in the Spanish-speaking world
  • Final task
    Create a survey about life experiences, conduct it in class and report your findings in a short text (you can include graphs, images, etc).

Beginners – Basic Language User (Access-A1)
Free Beginners Introductory Class
Spanish for Travellers
Intensive Beginners 1 & 2 
Spanish Beginners 1
Spanish Beginners 2
Spanish Beginners 3
Spanish Beginners 4

Pre-Intermediate – Basic Language User (Platform-A2)
Spanish Pre-Intermediate 1
Spanish Pre-Intermediate 2
Spanish Pre-Intermediate 3
Spanish Pre-Intermediate 4
Spanish Pre-Intermediate 5
Conversation – from Pre-Intermediate

Lower Intermediate-Independent User (Threshold-B1)

Intensive Summer Intermediate Consolidation
Spanish Lower Intermediate 1
Spanish Lower Intermediate 2
Spanish Lower Intermediate 3
Spanish Lower Intermediate 4
Spanish Lower Intermediate 5
Spanish Lower Intermediate 6
Spanish Lower Intermediate Consolidation
Conversation -from Intermediate
DELE B1 Preparation
Spanish & Culture: Violeta Parra Workshop

Upper Intermediate-Independent User (Vantage-B2)
Spanish Upper Intermediate 1
Spanish Upper Intermediate 2
Spanish Upper Intermediate 3
Spanish Upper Intermediate 4
Spanish Upper Intermediate 5
Spanish Upper Intermediate 5+ (B2.2)
Spanish & Culture: Los Nobel de Literatura
Conversation -from Intermediate
DELE B1/B2 Preparation

Advanced-Proficient User (C1)
Advanced Classes
Spanish & Culture: Los Nobel de Literatura

Grammar Gym

Spanish & Culture #1: Descubriendo el arte
Spanish & Culture #2: Los Nobel de Literatura
Spanish & Culture#3: Al Son de Cuba
Spanish & Culture#4:Around the Spanish speaking world in 80 accents
Spanish & Culture: Violeta Parra Workshop
Intensive Summer School

Business/Professional Practice
Spanish for Teens
Private Tuition