Course Summary

The content of the course has been designed to facilitate conversations and to consolidate students’ previous learning in Spanish. Ideal for prospective travellers and people wanting to interact socially with the Spanish-speaking community both in Melbourne and overseas or those who would like to try their hand at learning a new language for enjoyment and cultural insight.

Language Modules at CAE


Elementary:  Levels 1 to 6

Understands and communicates simple personal and work-related messages.

Intermediate: 1 – 4

Understands and communicates any important information both in writing and orally.

Advanced: 1 – 4

–  Can understand, communicate and put into practice standard information both in everyday life and work related situations.

–  Puts complex information into practice, both in everyday life and in work situations, presentations and meetings.

Proficient: 1 – 4

Expert: 1 – 6

If you have previous knowledge in a particular language, we will be happy to suggest a course for you, give us a call and we will assess your skills. 9652 0611

Course Sessions

Wednesday, 31st January - 9 classes

Session ID DLV77902C
31 Jan - 28 Mar 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location CAE
Session Fees
$349 / $332 (conc)
Tamara Pena-Porras

The course content will provide you with plenty of opportunities to constantly develop your Spanish skills.

The learning resource to be used at this level is divided in several sections to ensure that you have an introduction to the subject area to be discussed, an area to enforce reading and comprehension, a section to practice and communicate a grammar section and the last section to introduce you to cultural insight of the language.

At this level, topics will include to:

  • talk about habits and feelings
  • write a biography
  • design a house and place to live

By the end of this course you should be able to:

  • Talk about habits, difficult situations
  • Make some recommendations
  • Describe feelings
  • Talk about plans and formulate questions about the reasons behind to achieve them
  • Talk about activities to learn a language
  • Talk about professions, movies and biographies
  • Talk about when things are happening and exchange information about present and past actions
  • Describe preferences
  • Describe a house and make some comparisons
  • Describe objects and locate them

Elementary 3 or the equivalent to approximately 50 hours of previous study.


N.B. CAE withdrawal policy does not allow for refund or transfer once the course has started in the event that the level of the class is not suitable.

Pen and Paper,

Textbook: Corpas, Jaime & Garmendia, Agustin & Soriano, Carmen, Aula Internacional 2: (with CD). Difusion, 2013.
ISBN : 9788415640103

Available from:
LANGUAGE INTERNATIONAL, 15 Station Street, Kew East Vic 3102. ph:9857 0030

BOOKERY, 9-11 Victoria Street, Fitzroy 3065. Tel: 8417 9500

Order online: Foreign Language Bookshop

For further information please contact the Languages Centre on 8892 1677 or email

***Cancellations or postponements are notified 48 hours before class commencement. Please consider this before purchasing class materials***

Suitable for continuing students with some knowledge of grammar and vocabulary.

Last updated: March 19, 2018 11:00am