Spanish I

This class for beginners focuses on communication in a stress-free learning environment. Learn to talk about yourself and others, your likes and dislikes, and future plans.

Required textbook package: (Only available at: Vista Higher Learning)
¡ADELANTE! Uno (used for Spanish I and II)
ISBN 978-1-61857-924-9
Price of book: $102.00 Face-to-Face Class

ISBN 978-1-61857-932-4
Price of book: $144.00 Online Class

For the online course, please select “Spanish I-II Online” to ensure you receive the ¡ADELANTE! Uno textbook.

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.

Instructors

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

Pat Prosser

Pat Prosser

Pat holds lifetime certification to teach Spanish, French and English on the secondary level. She also has completed all necessary coursework and student teaching for foreign language teacher certification on the elementary level. Her master’s is in computer science education. ... read more

Torrey Lauer

Torrey Lauer

Torrey Lauer has traveled throughout Western Europe, the Caribbean, Mexico and Costa Rica, but it was Madrid, Spain, that captivated him.  His short time studying abroad in Madrid further fueled his desire to learn more, which lead and culminated in an ... read more

Marco Adame-Barcenas

Marco Adame-Barcenas

Marco Adame-Barcenas was born in Mexico City, Mexico.  He moved to the United States to study high school and continued to further his education at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. He did not speak a word of English yet from day ... read more

Patrice Burns, M.A.

Patrice Burns, M.A.

Patrice Burns holds an MA in Spanish from Marquette University and a BA in Spanish and Communications from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She teaches in the online Spanish Certificate Program and is an ACTFL Certified Oral Proficiency Interviewer. She lives ... read more

Tamara DuPage

Since 1999, Tamara DuPage has developed and taught a variety of courses for local schools and businesses. These courses include Spanish I-VI, Spanish for Heritage Speakers, AP Spanish Language, Spanish for Healthcare Professionals, Spanish for Manufacturing, Spanish for Business Professionals ... read more

Notes

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.

All sessions are Face-to-Face unless otherwise noted.

6 Tue., Sept. 19-Oct. 24

6-8:30pm

Location: UWM School of Continuing Education

Instructor: Karen Woelfle-Potter MBA

Fee: $179

Discounts Available

Discount CodeDescription

Osher members receive 10% discount. Contact the the Languages Department at (414) 227-3118 or languages@uwm.edu.

Receive a 10% discount as a member of the Hispanic Professionals of Greater Milwaukee Organization.

Early registration discounts will subtract automatically from the fee if the registration is submitted prior to the deadline. All other discounts require the code in the left column to be entered on the registration form. Only one discount code can be entered on a registration form.

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Discounts Available

CEUs: 1.5

Enrollment Limit: 20

Program Number: 7781-10181

Registration Deadline: Tue., Sept. 19

Registration deadline has passed.

6 Tue., Nov. 7-Dec. 12

6-8:30pm

Location: UWM School of Continuing Education

Instructor: Pat Prosser

Fee:

$154 if you register by Tue., Oct. 24.
$179 if you register after Tue., Oct. 24.

Discounts Available

Discount CodeDescription
Early Registration Discount Register by Tue., Oct. 24 and receive $25 off.

Osher members receive 10% discount. Contact the the Languages Department at (414) 227-3118 or languages@uwm.edu.

Receive a 10% discount as a member of the Hispanic Professionals of Greater Milwaukee Organization.

Early registration discounts will subtract automatically from the fee if the registration is submitted prior to the deadline. All other discounts require the code in the left column to be entered on the registration form. Only one discount code can be entered on a registration form.

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Discounts Available

CEUs: 1.5

Enrollment Limit: 20

Program Number: 7781-10575

Registration Deadline: Tue., Nov. 7

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6 Tue., Jan. 23-Feb. 27, 2018

6-8:30pm

Location: UWM School of Continuing Education

Instructor: Torrey Lauer

Fee:

$154 if you register by Tue., Jan. 9, 2018.
$179 if you register after Tue., Jan. 9, 2018.

Discounts Available

Discount CodeDescription
Early Registration Discount Register by Tue., Jan. 9, 2018 and receive $25 off.

Osher members receive 10% discount. Contact the the Languages Department at (414) 227-3118 or languages@uwm.edu.

Receive a 10% discount as a member of the Hispanic Professionals of Greater Milwaukee Organization.

Early registration discounts will subtract automatically from the fee if the registration is submitted prior to the deadline. All other discounts require the code in the left column to be entered on the registration form. Only one discount code can be entered on a registration form.

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Discounts Available

CEUs: 1.5

Enrollment Limit: 20

Program Number: 7781-10610

Registration Deadline: Tue., Jan. 23, 2018

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6 Tue., May 15-June 19, 2018

6-8:30pm

Location: UWM School of Continuing Education

Instructor: Marco Adame-Barcenas

Fee:

$154 if you register by Tue., May 1, 2018.
$179 if you register after Tue., May 1, 2018.

Discounts Available

Discount CodeDescription
Early Registration Discount Register by Tue., May 1, 2018 and receive $25 off.

Osher members receive 10% discount. Contact the the Languages Department at (414) 227-3118 or languages@uwm.edu.

Receive a 10% discount as a member of the Hispanic Professionals of Greater Milwaukee Organization.

Early registration discounts will subtract automatically from the fee if the registration is submitted prior to the deadline. All other discounts require the code in the left column to be entered on the registration form. Only one discount code can be entered on a registration form.

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Discounts Available

CEUs: 1.5

Enrollment Limit: 20

Program Number: 7781-10629

Registration Deadline: Tue., May 15, 2018

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Open enrollment - register any time

Location: Online

Instructors:
Karen Woelfle-Potter MBA
Patrice Burns, M.A.
Tamara DuPage

Fee: $350

Discounts Available

Discount CodeDescription

Osher members receive 10% discount. Contact the the Languages Department at (414) 227-3118 or languages@uwm.edu.

Receive a 10% discount as a member of the Hispanic Professionals of Greater Milwaukee Organization.

Early registration discounts will subtract automatically from the fee if the registration is submitted prior to the deadline. All other discounts require the code in the left column to be entered on the registration form. Only one discount code can be entered on a registration form.

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Discounts Available

CEUs: 2

Program Number: 7781-10312

Note: Dates on your registration invoice may reflect the Fiscal Year 2018. You will be contacted by your instructor within 2-3 business days to arrange your class schedule.

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