Elementary Spanish


Learn Spanish online through our first year college-level course to develop linguistic fluency and gain proficiency in all four communicative skills (listening, speaking, reading and writing) as well as cultural competence. 

Starting at $688.00
As few as 12 weeks

What you can learn.

  • Express ongoing actions
  • Describe physical and emotional states
  • Point out and identify people and things
  • Talk about events in the past
  • Indicate to whom or for whom an action takes place
  • Express likes and dislikes

About this course:

This is the second in a sequence of three courses (XL 1, XL 2, XL 3) covering first year college-level Spanish. Instruction emphasizes reflexive verbs; present progressive, preterite, and imperfect verb tenses; idiomatic expressions; and the expansion of basic conversational vocabulary (see XL 1 for a complete description of the Elementary Spanish program). Conducted entirely in Spanish. Transferable for UC credit.
Suggested Prerequisites

It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Elementary Spanish.

XL 1 Elementary Spanish or one year of high school Spanish or consent of instructor at first session.

Fall 2019 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online, and there are no in-person classroom meetings.

Instructor: Ingrid Norrmann-Vigil
3 days left. Enroll by Sep 23, 2019
See Details

Midterm and final exams are proctored online; additional requirements include microphone, headphones/speakers, and webcam. Enrollment limited to 25 students. Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: September 27, 2019. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after September 27, 2019
Course Requirements
Book: Unidos: An Interactive Approach (Package With Access Card to use Online Component) by Elizabeth E. Guzmán, Paloma E. Lapuerta, Judith E. Liskin-Gasparro

Contact Us

Speak to a program representative. Hours: Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm
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