Conversational Spanish II

Course Title:  Conversational Spanish II

Class# 17Sp1

Dates:  Tuesdays and Thursdays, Mar. 28 – April 20, 2017

Time:  3:30 – 5:00 PM

Location:  Hurley School, Spanish room 415

Fee: $41 with $5 discount if registration is received by March 14

Objectives: Students will build on the foundations set in Spanish I to become more proficient in conversation.

Course structure:  The course will be given in _8__ sessions, each _90_ minutes long, covering the following topics:

Spanish II will be a continuation of the beginning Spanish I class.  We will build on the foundations of grammar, pronunciation and vocabulary to become more conversational.  Also, we will learn one of the past tenses and the future construction so that students will be able to talk about the past, present and future.  Students will also be able to request vocabulary and topics in their areas of interest to be able to be more conversational at work or play.

Requirements: Completion of Basic Spanish Conversation I or some Spanish background would be helpful.

Instructor: Natalie Patritto: Graduated from the University of Missouri-Columbia with a degree in Secondary Education with an Emphasis in English and a minor in German.  Later, she received a license to teach Spanish through the University of Minnesota-Duluth and Graduate credits in Spanish from Northern Michigan University.  While teaching high school Spanish for the last 26 years she has taken students and adults on trips to Europe- including Spain, Costa Rica and New York City. In addition to teaching, she has done translating for individuals, law enforcement, and companies.