Whether it is for travel, relationships, or personal interest, Palabras focuses on teaching the best conversational Spanish for practical, real-world application. Our courses are taught by knowledgeable instructors who are experienced, native speakers. All of our classes are set in a fun and relaxed atmosphere for either small group, private or semi-private instruction, to suit your individual learning needs. In addition, we offer a variety of courses tailored to your level of understanding and learning expectations:
Beginner Spanish (LEVEL 1) (10 Weeks – 20 hours total)
Suitable for those with little to no knowledge of the Spanish language and who are interested in learning how to converse, read, and write at the basic level. This comprehensive program provides the foundation required to speak Spanish at the beginner level, allowing for growth to move on to higher levels in the future, if desired. Traveling tips and an introduction to the Latin-American culture are also taught.
Beginner Spanish (LEVEL 2) (6 Weeks – 12 hours total)
The second part of the beginner program, this course will further explore the more advanced beginner level aspects of the Spanish language for mastery of the beginner level. Upon completion, students are ready to move on to the Intermediate level courses, if desired.
Intermediate Spanish (LEVEL 1) (10 Weeks – 20 hours total)
Intended for those who have completed the beginner level programs and/or with an intermediate level equivalent knowledge of Spanish grammar, speaking, reading, and writing. The course focuses on conversation and intermediate level grammar. There is also further instruction in higher level reading and writing in Spanish.
Intermediate Spanish (LEVEL 2) (10 Weeks – 20 hours total)
Continuation of the intermediate program. The course focuses on conversation, grammar, reading, and writing, for mastery of the intermediate level.
Advanced Spanish (LEVEL 1 & LEVEL 2)
For those who are able to converse, read, and write in Spanish, but may not necessarily be completely proficient in all aspects of grammar. The course also focuses on reading advanced Spanish literature, writing, and at perfecting conversation skills.
SMALL GROUP, PRIVATE, AND SEMI-PRIVATE INSTRUCTION IS AVAILABLE