Spanish IV

Improve your use of commands and the preterite vs. imperfect modes. Learn to speak about past experiences in detail, explain an unintentional occurrence, express feelings, make requests and give commands.

Spanish IV is also available online! Work one-on-one with an instructor, mapping together a customized schedule that fits your needs (usually 8-12 weeks per course).

Required textbook package (only available at Vista Higher Learning):

“¡ADELANTE! Dos” (used for Spanish III and IV)

Face-to-Face Class (On Campus)
ISBN 978-1-61857-954-6
Price: $106

Online Class
ISBN 978-1-61857-962-1
Price: $150
For the online course, please select “Spanish III-IV Online” to ensure you receive the “¡ADELANTE! Dos” textbook.

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

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

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 University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. He did not speak a word of English, yet from day one ... read more

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

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

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

Tamara DuPage, M.A.

Tamara DuPage, M.A.

Tamara began teaching in 1999 and has taught a variety of Spanish courses for all levels of proficiency. She strives to create a fun, engaging learning environment that allows students to quickly acquire language skills through interactive communication, music, culture ... read more

Benefits and Learning Outcomes

You learn how to:

  • Describe how you feel physically
  • Talk about health and medical conditions
  • Discuss using technology and electronics
  • Use common expressions on the telephone
  • Welcome people to your home
  • Give instructions
  • Conjugate the imperfect and command forms of verbs
  • Decipher between por and para

Course Outline/Topics

Vocabulary focuses on health and medical terms, parts of the body, electronics and technology, cars, parts of a house and household chores.

Prerequisites

Completion and comprehension of Spanish III or equivalent content

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.

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

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

Time: 6-8:30pm

Location: UWM School of Continuing Education

Instructor: Marco Adame-Barcenas

Fee: $189

Discounts Available

Discount CodeDescription
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: 7781-11692

Registration Deadline: Tue., Oct. 29

Registration deadline has passed.

Date: 6 Tue, Feb 25-April 7, 2020. (No class 3/10)

Time: 6-8:30pm

Location: UWM School of Continuing Education

Instructor: Karen Woelfle-Potter MBA

Fee:

$164 by Tue., Feb. 11, 2020.
$189 after Tue., Feb. 11, 2020.

Discounts Available

Discount CodeDescription
Early Registration Discount Register by Tue., Feb. 11, 2020 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, CEHs: 15.0

Enrollment Limit: 20

Program Number: 7781-12490

Registration Deadline: Tue., Feb. 25, 2020

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Date: 6 Thu, May 14-June 18, 2020

Time: 6-8:30pm

Location: UWM School of Continuing Education

Instructor: Joel Espinoza

Fee:

$164 by Thu., Apr. 30, 2020.
$189 after Thu., Apr. 30, 2020.

Discounts Available

Discount CodeDescription
Early Registration Discount Register by Thu., Apr. 30, 2020 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: 7781-12652

Registration Deadline: Thu., May 14, 2020

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Date: 6 Mon, Sept 14-Oct 19, 2020

Time: 6-8:30pm

Location: UWM School of Continuing Education

Instructor: Manuel Carrero

Fee:

$164 by Mon., Aug. 31, 2020.
$189 after Mon., Aug. 31, 2020.

Discounts Available

Discount CodeDescription
Early Registration Discount Register by Mon., Aug. 31, 2020 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: 7781-12660

Registration Deadline: Mon., Sept. 14, 2020

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Date: Open enrollment - register any time

Location: Online

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

Fee: $350

Discounts Available

Discount CodeDescription
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: 2.0

Program Number: 7781-12289

Register Now

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