Business Spanish I

Enhance your skills and job opportunities; improve your ability to communicate with Spanish-speaking colleagues and clients; and make your next business trip abroad easier by learning basic Spanish – a critically important global language spoken by more than 400 million people worldwide. This class for beginners focuses on the key language acquisition areas of listening, speaking, reading and writing as well as cultural awareness. Learn to communicate in present tense using essential grammar, vocabulary and oral and written communication skills. This course provides a collaborative and focused learning environment, with ample opportunity for practice and feedback in group and individual activities.

Required textbook package: (Only available at: Vista Higher Learning)
¡ADELANTE! Uno (used for Spanish I and II, Face-to-Face Class)
ISBN 978-1-61857-924-9
Price of book: $102

Note: Do not purchase materials from other stores. Passcodes for VHL’s online resources are required and are only available through Vista Higher Learning.

This course can be applied to the Spanish Language Certificate.


Karen Woelfle-Potter, MBA

Karen Woelfle-Potter, MBA

Karen’s professional passion is to help people expand and apply their knowledge and achieve their learning goals. Drawing upon her years of experience as an international business and learning consultant, Karen now teaches Spanish in the Languages Programs at UWM-SCE. ... read more


This is a noncredit enrichment program. Progress and courses completed with UWM-SCE Languages are marked by Continuing Education Units. CEUs are not transferable to college or university transcripts.

Dates and locations to be announced.