Course Updates

  • Spanish for Intermediates - B1, B2

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    Class B1.1: 20 Oct 2017 Every Fri 7:30-9:30pm
    Class B1.2: 26 Sep 2017 Every Tue 7:30-9:30pm
    Class B1.3: 19 Sep 2017 Every Tue 7:30-9:30pm
    Class B1.3: 26 Oct 2017 Every Tue 7:30-9:30pm
    Class B2.1: 11 Oct 2017 Every Tue 7:30-9:30pm
    Class B2.2: 04 Jul - 17 Oct 2017 Every Tue 7:30-9:30pm
    Class B2.3: 07 Nov 2017 Every Tue 7:30-9:30pm
    Class Size: 4 - 10 students
    Original School Fee: $6,533
    Discounted School Fee: $5,066 (16 lessons, 32 hours)

    *Please contact us for more class schedule.
    ** We have classes for students at different levels. If you have learnt Spanish before, please contact us to arrange a placement test (free) for us to find you the most suitable group.

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B1 Level is the third out of 6 levels needed to master Spanish language. You can learn all details about our levels by clicking on the "Spanish Courses" heading. Usually a minimum of 240 hours are needed to reach B1 level. If you have studied between 240 and 360 hours (without noticeable gaps in the middle) you are probably somewhere in between one of the 6 modules of B1 Level. Come for a placement test at our centre and we will settle you in the right course.

The book used is "Aula 3 Internatioanl Curso de Español" (280HKD).

Spanish World Spanish Intermediate Adult Course Spanish B1

Class Schedule
Our B1 course usually runs on a weekday night from 7:30 - 9:30pm, once a week. Please contact us for detailed class schedule.

Tuition Fee *B1.1-B1.4
Original Price: 6,533HKD
Discount Price: 5,066HKD for 16 lessons (32 hours in total, each lesson with 2 hours (120 minutes)

Tuition Fee *B1.5-B1.6
Original Price: 5,716HKD
Discount Price: 4,433HKD for 14 lessons (28 hours in total, each lesson with 2 hours (120 minutes)

Class Size
4~12 students per class.

Exam
Adult Group students will have an exam at the end of every module. Student who fails the exam will need to have more lessons before promoting into a more advanced level. The exam grade proportion is as follows:
Writting - 20%; Listening - 20%; Reading - 10%;
Grammar & Vocab - 10%; Oral - 20%; Student Performance and Progress - 10%
Students need to get a 50% corrected for each part in order to get a pass in the exam.

Find here the summarized structure for the first 3 Modules of B1 level. B1 level runs for 6 modules for a total of 184 hours, and each module runs for 28-32 hours.

  • Module 1

    Learning Outcomes

    • Talking about your habits in present tense
    • Narrating past experiences
    • Talking about childhood memories
    • Talking about the beginning and the duration of a certain action
    • Locating (an event) in time.
    • Deciding the ideal candidate for a job position
    • Participating in debates
    • Getting to know the social habits and customs in Spain and compare them with yours
    • Giving advise
    • Talking about prohibitions and compulsion or things that are forbidden.
    • Expressing impersonality
    • Understanding texts (descriptive, narrative, literary, biographic, job ads, interviews, dialogues, journal articles,songs, recipes…etc.
    • Writing texts (descriptive, narrative, interviews, biographies, debates
    • Getting to know Spanish culture. (Local festivals, literature in Spanish, artists, social graces, international renowned cities, cultural misunderstandings, the Cumbia dance, dishes and foods of the Latin World…etc.
  • Module 2

    Learning Outcomes

    • Talking on the phone
    • Taking and leaving a message on voice mail
    • Transmitting a message (indirect style)
    • Developing communication strategies
    • Talking about movie or cinema genres
    • Rating and recommending movies
    • Narrating in present tense
    • Summarizing an argument
    • Expressing desire and finality
    • Knowing common formulas to express desire
    • Understanding texts (dialectical, descriptive, narrative, opinion, informative, letters, notes, SMS, name cards, >phone conversations, TV schedules, text-document keys, statistics, movies…etc.)
    • Writing texts (phone conversations, forum posts, narrative, descriptive, dialectical, notes, emails, biographies…)
    • Getting to know Spanish culture (Way of Saint James, Spanish cinema, Spanish flea markets (El Rastro in Madrid), common customary situations, the Merengue dance…)
  • Module 3

    Learning Outcomes

    • Talking about planning or about making plans
    • Conducting a debate regarding environmental issues
    • Giving your opinion and react towards other people´s opinion
    • Expressing desire, complaints and need
    • Assessing situations and facts
    • Proposing solutions
    • Narrating stories and anecdotes
    • Showing interest at or towards a narrated story
    • Talking about cause and consequences
    • Combining different past tenses in a story
    • Understanding texts (narrative, descriptive, informative, dialectical, promotional videos, surveys, banners, interviews, travel offers, emails, questionnaires, biographic…)
    • Writing texts (narrative, descriptive, dialectical, travel offers, emails, questionnaires, biographic…)
    • Getting to know Spanish culture (Spanish cinema, Spanish civil war. The Spanish “Transición”, Ecuador, Che Guevara, Cabeza de Vaca, La noche de San Juan…)



B2 Level is the fourth out of 6 levels needed to master Spanish language. You can learn all details about our levels by clicking on the "Spanish Courses" heading. Usually a minimum of 360 hours are needed to reach B2 level. If you have studied between 360 and 480 hours (without noticeable gaps in the middle) you are probably somewhere in between one of the 5 modules of B2 Level. Come for a placement test at our centre and we will settle you in the right course.

The book used is "Aula 4 Internatioanl Curso de Español" (280HKD).
Spanish World Spanish Intermediate Adult Course Spanish B1

Class Schedule
Our B1 course usually runs on a weekday night from 7:30 - 9:30pm, once a week. Please contact us for detailed class schedule.

Tuition Fee
Original Price: 6,533HKD
Discount Price: 5,066HKD for 16 lessons (32 hours in total, each lesson with 2 hours (120 minutes)

Class Size
4~12 students per class.

Exam
Adult Group students will have an exam at the end of every module. Student who fails the exam will need to have more lessons before promoting into a more advanced level. The exam grade proportion is as follows:
Writting - 20%; Listening - 20%; Reading - 10%;
Grammar & Vocab - 10%; Oral - 20%; Student Performance and Progress - 10%
Students need to get a 50% corrected for each part in order to get a pass in the exam.

Find here the summarized structure for the first 3 Modules of B2 level. B2 level runs for 6 modules for a total of 192 hours, and each module runs for 32 hours.

  • Module 1

    Contents

    • Culture: Fair trade for a better future, Spanish language and Latin American music
    • Learning Spanish
    • Good students
    • The future / The future home
    • Contemporary problems

    Learning Outcomes

    • Make an accomplishment
    • Value something negatively
    • Express agreement and disagreement / Show arguments. (Advanced) / Express probability
  • Module 2

    Contents

    • Life conditions / Quality of life
    • The character (Advanced)
    • Important affairs in somebody’s life (Advanced)
    • Feelings (Advanced)

    Learning Outcomes

    • Express indifference
    • Encourage people and offer assistance
    • Express pity, surprise and satisfaction (Advanced)
  • Module 3

    Contents

    • Ecology / Nature / Environment
    • Commercials / TV
    • Media

    Learning Outcomes

    • Talk about topics that concern us and we feel worried about
    • Suggest different ways to fix problems / Give advices
    • Write a report / Order ideas / Express consecuence
    • Add ideas / Resume and take out the most important ideas from a text
    • Express finality
    • Understand commercials / Compose commercials / Screen and correct an opinion / Write news Transmit what somebody told us to others (suggestions, commands, advices…)
    • Reported speech / Give opinions about media

Student Comments

“Thanks very much for also kindly seeking our thoughts and taking them into consideration. I appreciate the conversations we've been having and also how Spanish World has made improvements over the years. Thank you very much!” Miss Lim, 2015 Oct