08. October 2018 - 17:00
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Spanish (Level 3B) - October 2018 | | Monday, 08. October 2018

Spanish (Level 3B):  
Monday 17:00 - 19:00 for 10 weeks.
This course will take place every Monday for 10 weeks. Class will begin at 5pm and end at 7pm.
Class Dates: Monday 8, 15, 22, 29 October; 5, 12, 19, 26 November; 3, 10 December 2018


NOTE: If you prefer to take this class on an alternative day and time, link below to other Spanish Level 3 classes on offer:


Level 3 [A]     Wednesday 19:00 - 21:00


Level 3 [B]     Monday 17:00 - 19:00


 

Learning Objectives:
Students taking the level 3 course should either have completed level 2, or be familiar with frequently used vocabulary and have a strong beginner’s knowledge of the language. The aim of level 3 is to further develop basic language skills; cultural awareness and grammatical ability, and further develop communication skills in the target language context.
Potential Topics:
Numbers – Dates – Ordinals – Phone numbers; Letter writing; Talking about our family, descriptions; Education and Occupation; Numbers 2 – Making practical use of numbers, arithmetic; Daily Routine; At the Station (Train/Bus/Airport); Time.
Learning outcomes:
Students will have developed a post-beginner’s vocabulary in the topic areas outlined above which should give them the confidence to hold a conversation in the language. Students will understand frequently used words and phrases. Students will be able to formulate sentences.


Please note: In order to receive a certificate of completion, you must attend a minimum of 7 out of 10 classes.


FAQs
Is there a minimum age to register for a Language Centre course?
You must be over 18 to attend any Language Centre course.
What are the course fees?
There are different fees depending on registration type. All course fees are payable on enrolment. --Student fee: £20.00 --Staff fee: £20.00 --General Public: £88.00
Are these courses accredited?
A Queen's Certificate will be awarded to all students who attend regularly. A minimum of 70% attendance is required for certification. Note QUB Students, all Language classes (Languages for Non-Specialist courses) now count towards the University's Degree Plus Award (Route B).  Degree Plus Award is a new award for Queen’s students designed to provide official recognition of extra-curricular activities including Language Centre language courses which are open to all students whatever their degree subject. Employers are looking for graduates who can demonstrate that they have the skills needed for workplace success – the Degree Plus Award will help you do this!
How often do I attend?
Classes, which usually last two hours, are held weekly, as far as possible outside normal university teaching hours (e.g. late afternoon, early evening, some are scheduled for Wednesday afternoon) and run for 10 weeks starting in October and again in February.
Is my registration fee transferrable?
Yes, if you feel after your first class that the level of language is too high/low, you can transfer to another class, provided that there is available space.
What's the refund policy?
All refunds before the start of the course must be requested in writing.   Refunds are paid as follows:
Semester 1
For QUB students and staff Before 30 September – full refund 1 October to 7 October – 50% refund No refunds available from 8 October
For members of the general public Before 30 September – full refund  1 October to 7 October – 50% refund No refunds available from 8 October
Refunds are not normally paid after the beginning of classes. Any such request must be made in writing to the Language Centre Manager and must be related to reasons beyond your control and supported by written evidence. These refunds will be at the Language Centre Manager’s discretion.  All refunds, where agreed, will be subject to an administrative fee of £10.00 for QUB staff and students and £40 for members of the public.
How can I contact the organiser with any questions?
You can email any queries you have to language@