Specialized Spanish courses


 



Spanish courses for executives


Course Objectives
 

  • Participate  in business meetings  
  • Give efficient presentations
  • Lead meetings
  • Speak with confidence on the telephone
  • Write reports, letters, and emails correctly
  • Increase vocabulary relevant to business
  • Carry on  informal conversations with colleagues in your sector

 Course content
 

  • Evaluation of the student’s true proficiency in different areas: comprehension, oral and written expression.  
  • Review and correction of the grammar points which need to be reinforced: precision in the use of Spanish.   
  • Augmentation and systematization of the vocabulary used in professional contexts and informal conversations with people of distinct sectors: aviation, banking,sales, education, engineering, law, marketing, media, medicine, pharmacy, tourism, oil industries, politics…
  • Dynamic and interactive workshops to stimulate the expression of ideas and opinions, incorporating new vocabulary and linguistic expressions.  
  • Comprehension practice to help professionals easily understand written documents and oral presentations.  
  • Simulation of professional contexts, including presentations, negotiations, telephone conversations and meetings.

  

Spanish courses for diplomats


Course Objectives

  • Participate in meetings and political events  
  • Communication with different media
  • Achieve ample knowledge of Spanish politics, its economy and society 
  • Speak with confidence over the telephone 
  • Maintain informal conversations with Spanish authorities 
  • Increase the specific vocabulary in your field: economics, politics, culture, agriculture, security,  international cooperation, defense, etc.

Course content 

  • Evaluation  of the student’s true proficiency in different areas: comprehension, oral and written expression.
  • Review and correction of the grammar points which need to be reinforced: precision in the use of Spanish.  
  • Augmentation  and systematization of the specialized vocabulary necessary for specific work in the embassy: culture, economics, education, security, agriculture, politics, defense, etc.
  • Dynamic and interactive workshops to incorporate new structures and vocabulary. 
  • Comprehension practice to help professionals easily understand written documents or oral presentations. 
  • Simulation of real professional contexts: meetings with local authorities, political and social events, telephone conversations, public appearances, etc.    



Courses for expatriate family members 


 


Course objectives

Provide the student grammatical structures, communicative strategies and the vocabulary necessary to:

  •    Function in daily Spanish life 
  •    Understand the culture  society and habits of the country 

Course content   

  • How to connect to utilities and set up services: telephone companies; electricity, water and gas, home security (alarms), medical and automobile insurance. 
  • How to make purchases and run errands: Information about the city (downtown, stores, markets, restaurants, bars, museums, cultural life in general, means of transportation (metro, bus, train, etc.), official agencies). 
  • Information about Spain (trips around the country, hotel reservations,  tickets, tourist attractions, geographic zones, etc.)
  • Job hunting (resumés in Spanish, understanding job offers, interviewing).