Netherlands, Tilburg

Spanish for Beginners Summer Course

when 8 July 2019 - 19 July 2019
language Spanish
duration 2 weeks
credits 4 EC
fee EUR 480

Are you planning on studying, doing an exchange program, or working in a Spanish-speaking country? Kickstart your Spanish skills in two short weeks in this small-scale Spanish intensive summer course! No prior knowledge of Spanish is required.

This beginners-level course is aimed at developing your reading and listening proficiency, as well as writing and speaking skills.

Course leader

Drs. C. (Cristina) Irún Chavarría

Target group

Anyone who wants a fast and intensive introduction to the Spanish language. Particularly useful for students who are planning an exchange period in Spain or Latin America. No prior knowledge of Spanish is required.

Course aim

By the end of the course, participants are assumed to be able to:
•Write a simple text or personal letter in which spelling, grammar and vocabulary are properly and appropriately used.
•Comprehend descriptive, functional texts and informative practical texts. Attention is given to applying the necessary reading strategies, including reading for context in order to derive the meaning of unfamiliar words.
•Communicate at an elementary level using a functional vocabulary and the proper grammatical structures. The pronunciation is such that a native speaker is able to understand what you are saying.

The target level of this course is CEFR-level A2.

Fee info

EUR 480: Course fee:
€ 408 or 6 Language Vouchers for Tilburg University students; each voucher is worth € 68. If you have fewer than 6 vouchers you can purchase the remaining vouchers;
€ 420 for Tilburg University employees and alumni;
€ 480 for external participants (including prospective students);

No discounts available for this course.


No scholarships available