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Spanish Conversation I

Advanced Spanish

This class for intermediate to advanced speakers focuses on reading and conversational skills. Practice communicating in Spanish about a variety of literary and cinematic works. The emphasis of this class is on developing comfort in reading, hearing and speaking Spanish.

Required textbook:
“Revista,” Fifth Edition (used for Spanish Conversation I, II, & III)
ISBN 978-1-68005-046-2
Price of book: $150

Only available at Vista Higher Learning

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 Advanced Spanish Language Certificate.

Instructors

Manuel Carrero

Manuel Carrero

Manuel Carrero holds a master’s degree in fine arts, graphic design and education. He worked in the advertising field as a graphic designer for fifteen years, and also taught design and various genres of art. Mr. Carrero is a native ... read more

Joel Espinoza

Joel Espinoza

As a native of Chile, Joel enjoys teaching in both English and Spanish. Joel’s passion for teaching brought him to UWM School of Continuing Education, where he’s previously taught customized courses in Spanish for healthcare professionals and customer service representatives. ... read more

Benefits and Learning Outcomes

Contexto
Viaje a Marte de Juan Pablo Zaramella, Ensayo: “Celebración de la fantasía de Eduardo Hughes Galeano,” Cuento: “El otro circulo de Luis R. Santos,” Experiencias: “Los suyos de Gabriel García Márquez,” “Viaje especial de Quino.” Diez minutos de Alberto Ruiz Rojo, Articulo: “Las Cuatro formulas científicas de la felicidad,” Microcuentos: “Tres microcuentos de Carmen Cecilia Suarez,” Poema: “La Intrusa de Claribel Alegría,” “Yo le diría de Ricardo Reyes.”

Estructura
Los verbos ser y estar, las preposiciones, ¿(Para)normal y (sobre)natural?, creadores de realidad. Narración en el pasado I y II, ¿Crees en los astros?, ¿Innato o adquirido?

Prerequisites

Spanish VI or equivalent

Notes

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

Date: 6 Wed, Oct 29-Dec 10 (no class 11/26/2020)

Delivery Method: Live Online

Platform: Blackboard Collaborate Ultra

Instructor: Joel Espinoza

Fee:

$164 by Oct 14
$189 after Oct 14

Discounts Available

Discount CodeDescription
Early Registration Discount Register by Wed, Oct 14 and receive $25 off.
OSHER

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

HPGM

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: 7781-12662

Registration Deadline: Oct 28

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