Spanish Language Courses - Fall 2018

Spanish Language Courses - Fall 2018

Register Now!

Register online AND confirm your registration at TII by paying your course fees (payment by credit or debit cards only).

All payments are accepted at our offices: Al Luqta Street, Qatar Foundation, Gate #2, LAS Building, First Floor.

Registration details
Dates: 12 August till 13 September 2018
Days: Sunday till Thursday
Time: From 12 August till 30 August 2018 from 10:00 am till 3:00 pm* 
           From 2 September till 13 September 2018 from 10:00 am till 6.00 pm
 

*Kindly note that the Language Center is closed during the Eid Al-Adha holiday
Textbooks can be bought in CHSS bookstore in the LAS building. The bookstore opening hours are from 15 August till 6 September 2018 from 12.00 pm till 5:00 pm during week days.

SPANISH REGULAR COURSES (Long sessions)
Spanish Beginner 1

Tuition fee: QAR 2,900
Discounted rate: (see Discount Policy)
Textbook: QAR 130

Course duration: 23 September– 12 December 2018, 40 hours (12 Weeks)
Section 1:         Sundays & Tuesdays, 5:00 pm – 6:40 pm
Section 2:         Sundays & Tuesdays, 7:00 pm – 8:40 pm
Section 3:         Mondays & Wednesdays, 11:00 am – 12:40 pm
Section 4:         Mondays & Wednesdays, 5:00 pm – 6:40 pm
Section 5:         Saturdays intensive, 9:30 am- 1:00 pm (29 September- 15 December 2018)     

In this course you acquire basic communication skills and common everyday expressions along with simple sentences aimed at meeting immediate needs in any part of the Spanish-speaking world. The focus is on greetings and farewells, asking about and giving basic personal and family information, talking about likes and dislikes, shopping and describing people. You also acquire basic grammatical structures and tenses. The course is conducted in Spanish as much as possible.

Pre-requisites:  This class is best suited for students who have not studied Spanish before.

Textbook: Aula Internacional 1. Nueva Edicion: Libro del Almuno + Ejercicios + CD (A1) (Spanish Edition) by Jaime Corpas (Author), Eva Garcia (Author), Agustin Garmendia (Author)(Additional handouts will be distributed in class)

Spanish Beginner 2

Tuition fee: QAR 2,900
Discounted rate: (see Discount Policy)
Textbook: QAR 130

Course duration: 23 September– 12 December 2018, 40 hours (12 Weeks)
Section 1:         Sundays & Tuesdays, 11:00 am – 12:40 pm
Section 2:         Sundays & Tuesdays, 5:00 pm – 6:40 pm
Section 3:         Mondays & Wednesdays, 7:00 pm – 8:40 pm
Section 4:         Saturdays Intensive, 9:30 am – 1:00 pm

This course is designed to provide you with the linguistic competence to understand and use common daily expressions used in any part of the Spanish-speaking world, concerning immediate needs. You and your classmates talk about your daily routine, leisure activities and ordering in a restaurant, among others. You also learn how to talk in past tense about places you have visited and learn how to give directions. The course is conducted in Spanish as much as possible.

Pre-requisites:  This class is best suited for students who have passed Beginner 1 at this program or who have basic Spanish language skills and have tested at the appropriate level. 

Textbook: Aula Internacional 1. Nueva Edicion: Libro del Almuno + Ejercicios + CD (A1) (Spanish Edition) by Jaime Corpas (Author), Eva Garcia (Author), Agustin Garmendia (Author)

Spanish Pre-Intermediate 1

Tuition fee: QAR 2,900
Discounted rate: (see Discount Policy)
Textbook: QAR 130

Course duration: 23 September– 12 December 2018, 40 hours (12 Weeks)
Section 1:         Sundays & Tuesdays, 7:00 pm – 8:40 pm
Section 2:           Mondays & Wednesdays, 9:00 am – 10:40 am
Section 3:         Saturdays Intensive, 9:30 pm – 1:00 pm

You have completed the beginner level and now what? You are ready to go a step further. In this course, you continue to expand your vocabulary, your repertoire of grammatical expressions and you build your fluency. You continue to learn about discussing your immediate needs with a wider vocabulary and greater precision. The content of this course focuses on discussing past events, discussing the skills and qualities of people, talking about habits, making recommendations, descriptions and comparisons, identifying and describing the physical appearance of a person, as well as discussing relationships. The course is conducted in Spanish.

Pre-requisites:  This class is best suited for students who have completed Beginner 2 at this program or who come from other programs and have tested at the appropriate level.

Textbook : Aula Internacional 2. Nueva Edicion: Libro del Alumno +Ejercicios + CD 2 (A2)
(Spanish Edition) by Jaime Corpas (Author), Agustin Garmendia (Author), Carmen Sorian (Author)

Spanish Pre-Intermediate 2

Tuition fee: QAR 2,900
Discounted rate: (see Discount Policy)
Textbook: QAR 130

Course duration: 23 September– 12 December 2018, 40 hours (12 Weeks)
Section 1: Sundays & Tuesdays, 7:00 pm – 8:40 pm

In this course you continue to expand your vocabulary and grammatical means of expression. You learn more idiomatic expressions related to daily life and areas of experience that are of particular interest to you (family, interests, occupations, etc.) Discussions focus on tastes and eating habits, descriptions of habits and circumstances of the past, intentions and projects, the value of experiences and the desire to produce something. You also learn to write postcards, simple letters and short stories. You engage in short debates. The course is conducted in Spanish.

Pre-requisites:  This class is best suited for students who have completed Pre-Intermediate 1 at this program or who come from other programs and have tested at the appropriate level.

Textbook: Aula Internacional 2. Nueva Edicion: Libro del Alumno + Ejercicios + CD 2 (A2) (Spanish Edition) by Jaime Corpas(Author), Agustin Garmendia (Author), Carmen Soriano (Author)

Spanish Intermediate 1

Tuition fee: QAR 2,900
Discounted rate: (see Discount Policy)
Textbook: QAR 130

Course duration: 23 September– 12 December 2018, 40 hours, (12 Weeks)
Section 1: Mondays & Wednesdays, 7:00 pm – 8:40 pm

In this course you acquire sufficient linguistic competence to understand and appropriately respond to some common situations of everyday life. You read general texts and simple literary texts and you learn how to conduct a telephone conversation. You also learn how to write short biographies, summarize the plot of a movie, relate past experiences, as well as express prohibitions and commands. You expand your means of expression by learning how to express impersonality. You can tell jokes and anecdotes and gain a better understanding of Spanish and Latin American cultures. The course is conducted in Spanish.

Prerequisites:  This class is best suited for students who have completed Pre-Intermediate 2 at this program or who come from other programs and have tested at the appropriate level.

Textbook:      Aula Internacional 3. Nueva Edicion: Libro del Alumno + Ejercicios + CD 3 (B1) (Spanish Edition) by Jaime Corpas (Author), Agustín Garmendia (Author), Carmen Soriano (Author)

Spanish Intermediate 2

Tuition fee: QAR 2,900
Discounted rate: (see Discount Policy)
Textbook: QAR 130

 

Course duration: 23 September– 12 December 2018, 40 hours (12 Weeks)
Section 1:        Mondays and Wednesdays, 7:00 pm – 8:40 pm

In this course you build upon what you have learned in Intermediate 1. You learn how to express your interests and talk about feelings, agreements and disagreements. You learn how to hypothesize and express various degrees of hesitation. In addition, you learn to discuss performance and features of objects, you can comment on them and rate them, review actions and behaviors and evoke imaginary situations. You learn more about the traditions of Spain and Latin America. The course is conducted in Spanish.

Prerequisites:  This class is best suited for students who have completed Intermediate 1 at this program or who come from other programs and have tested at the appropriate level.

Textbook:     Aula Internacional 3. Nueva Edicion: Libro del Alumno + Ejercicios + CD 3 (B1) Spanish Edition) by Jaime Corpas (Author), Agustín Garmendia (Author), Carmen Soriano (Author)

Spanish Upper Intermediate 2

Tuition fee: QAR 2,900
Discounted rate: (see Discount Policy)
Textbook: QAR 130

Course duration: 23 September– 12 December 2018, 40 hours (12 Weeks)
Section 1:  Mondays and Wednesdays, 5:00 pm – 6:40 pm

For those with a high command of the language, but who still need to incorporate very complex grammar patterns to their speech to make it more native-like. This course will provide the learner with very complex grammar and relevant vocabulary that varies in different Spanish speaking countries. This is to make sure that they can use the language flexibly and effectively for social and academic purposes and that they can create clear, well structured, detailed texts on a variety of subjects. Through this course you reach a level of linguistic competence that allows you to conduct yourself in Spanish in most everyday situations and circumstances,you also talk about emotions and feelings, character and personality, you give advice, make proposals as well as express conditions and desires. By the end of this course, you will have no difficulty reading contemporary Spanish or Latin American texts. The course is conducted in Spanish.

Prerequisites:  This class is best suited for students who have completed Upper Intermediate 1 level at this program or who come from other programs and have tested at the appropriate level.

Textbook:    Aula Internacional 5. Nueva Edicion: Libro del Alumno + Ejercicios + CD 4 (B2)(Spanish Edition) by Jaime Corpas (Author),Eva Garcia (Author), Agustin Garmendia (Author)

WEEKENDS

Do you find it hard to come and study Spanish on weekdays? Then grab a cup of coffee and join our intensive Saturday mornings. Classes meet only once a week for 3 hours and a half, from 9:30 am to 1:00 pm.

Spanish Intensive Beginner 1

Tuition fee: QAR 2,900
Discounted rate: (see Discount Policy)
Textbook: QAR 130

Course duration: 23 September – 12 December 2018 (12 Weeks), 40 hours
Section 1: Saturdays, 9:30 am – 1:00 pm

In this course you acquire basic communication skills and common everyday expressions along with simple sentences aimed at meeting immediate needs in any part of the Spanish-speaking world. The focus is on greetings and farewells, asking about and giving basic personal and family information, talking about likes and dislikes, shopping and describing people. You also acquire basic grammatical structures and tenses. The course is conducted in Spanish as much as possible.

Prerequisites:  This class is best suited for students who have not studied Spanish before.

Textbook:         Aula Internacional 1. Nueva Edicion: Libro del Almuno + Ejercicios + CD (A1) (Spanish Edition) by Jaime Corpas (Author), Eva Garcia (Author), Agustin Garmendia (Author)(Additional handouts will be distributed in class)

Spanish Intensive Beginner 2

Tuition fee: QAR 2,900
Discounted rate: (see Discount Policy)
Textbook: QAR 130

Course duration: 23 September – 12 December 2018 (12 Weeks), 40 hours
Section 1:         Saturday, 9:30 am – 1:00 pm

This course is designed to provide you with the linguistic competence to understand and use common daily expressions used in any part of the Spanish-speaking world, concerning immediate needs. You and your classmates talk about your daily routine, leisure activities and ordering in a restaurant, among others. You also learn how to talk in past tense about places you have visited and learn how to give directions. The course is conducted in Spanish as much as possible.

Prerequisites: This class is best suited for students who have passed Beginner 1 at this program or who have basic Spanish language skills and have tested at the appropriate level. 

Textbook:         Aula Internacional 1. Nueva Edicion: Libro del Almuno + Ejercicios + CD (A1) (Spanish Edition) by Jaime Corpas (Author), Eva Garcia (Author), Agustin Garmendia (Author)

Spanish Intensive Pre-Intermediate 1

Tuition fee: QAR 2,900
Discounted rate: (see Discount Policy)
Textbook: QAR 130

Course duration: 23 September– 12 December 2018, 40 hours (12 Weeks)
Section 1:         Saturdays Intensive, 9:30 pm – 1:00 pm

You have completed the beginner level and now what? You are ready to go a step further. In this course, you continue to expand your vocabulary, your repertoire of grammatical expressions and you build your fluency. You continue to learn about discussing your immediate needs with a wider vocabulary and greater precision. The content of this course focuses on discussing past events, discussing the skills and qualities of people, talking about habits, making recommendations, descriptions and comparisons, identifying and describing the physical appearance of a person, as well as discussing relationships. The course is conducted in Spanish.

Prerequisites:  This class is best suited for students who have completed Beginner 2 at this program or who come from other programs and have tested at the appropriate level.

Textbook : Aula Internacional 2. Nueva Edicion: Libro del Alumno +Ejercicios + CD 2 (A2)
(Spanish Edition) by Jaime Corpas (Author), Agustin Garmendia (Author), Carmen Sorian (Author)

SPANISH SPECIALIZED COURSES (Short sessions)
Spanish Conversation Beginner

Tuition fee: QAR 1,050
Textbook: n/a

Course duration: 16th October – 27th  November 2018 (7 weeks), 14 hours
Section 1:         Tuesdays 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Have you already studied Spanish but you want to focus mostly on your conversation skills? Have you finished the Beginner level of Spanish and you still feel that you find it challenging to communicate in Spanish? Do you want to brush up your conversation skills? Then join our conversation class for beginner levels. We will place emphasis on oral interaction and vocabulary learning with room to develop other skills. How? We will discuss  preferences, likes and dislikes, make oral presentations, enjoy real life situations in Spanish outside of the classroom within Doha (Eating out in Spanish, Shopping around town in Spanish etc) and many more things to make you gain confidence while speaking.

Prerequisites: This class is best suited for students who have a Beginner 2 and above level of Spanish.

Advanced Spanish Conversation and Culture

Tuition fee: QAR 1,050
Textbook: n/a

Course duration: 15th October – 26th November 2018 (7 Weeks), 14 hours
Section 1:         Sundays, 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

If you have an advanced level of Spanish language and you want to expand your conversational skills and learn more about the Hispanic culture, then this is the right course for you! Open a window to the Hispanic world and practise your Spanish while working with literary texts, movie samples, short films, pop songs and a great variety of Hispanic cultural material to improve your language skills. We will work on conversation, debate and creative writing during the course.

Prerequisites: This class is best suited for students who have an Upper Intermediate level and above

Top