L504 Fall 2019 Spanish Conversation for Beginners
Tuesdays, 11:50–1:15, Oct. 22–Nov. 12
Instructor: Mirtha King
Class limit: 25
¡BIENVENIDOS! This conversation course will emphasize correct pronunciation by listening to your native teacher and by speaking. The first class will cover learning basic introductions and greetings, phrases and common expressions for everyday situations, including listening and reviewing the Spanish alphabet. Learning a language involves repetition, and with effort, will help your memorization skills. Classes are intended to expand your vocabulary, reading, and writing skills for use in home or travelling situations. The course includes active participation, with numerous exercises and activities for practice using technology with visual and auditory learning. This course is an interactive and lively introduction to Español. Handouts will be provided.
Mirtha King, a native Spanish-speaker, worked as a school teacher and as a translator for the Office of the Prime Minister, Peru. King’s language certification was granted by Pontifical Catholic University, Peru.