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Explore the language courses and get to know how to learn spanish in spain

  1. 1. Explore the Language Courses and Get to Know How to Learn Spanish in Spain Learning a language and getting the right fluency in it can take you a lot of time. Thus, you will have to be patient enough in order to know the language. Of late, Spanish has become a language of interest for many people. A large number of people, especially businessmen are interested to learn Spanish in Spain and set up their business in this country. Moreover, many MNCs are setting up their branches in different parts of Spain. As a result, they are also looking for people who have knowledge of Spanish. As a result, these days, a number of people are interested to study Spanish in Spain. A number of language schools have come up in Spain which offers different types of courses. You will have to know the courses in order to decide which course will suit you the best. Various courses offered by Spanish language schools Here are some of the courses which are offered by Spanish language schools: One-to-one Spanish language course: In this one-to-one Spanish language course, a dedicated language teacher will be assigned to you who will teach you the language alone. You will not be a part of the team while you learn the language. It should be noted here that one-to-one Spanish language courses can either be your entire course or can be taken as a part of an intensive course. This makes study Spanish in Spain all the more interesting! Third Age Spanish courses: There are some Spanish language schools which will offer you with Third Age Spanish language courses. These courses are mainly developed for mature students who are over 50 years of age. They will not learn a new language but will also be interested in visiting Spain and enjoy a fun holiday. This is an interesting course and will include various fun activities. Festive Spanish language courses: There are a number of Spanish language schools which offer language courses during the festive season. So, if you are visiting Spain during Christmas, Easter or any other festival, then you will be able to take help of these special language courses and learn the language. You should also note here that special Spanish language courses are also available during the summer months. So, the tourists will be able to get a chance to pursue the course while visiting Spain.
  2. 2. Online Spanish courses: In the recent times, online language courses have gained immense popularity. Spanish is no exception. All the major Spanish language schools are now offering the language classes online. With the popularity of the Internet, a large number of people are opting for these courses. Though it is an online course, the syllabus remains the same and you will be able to pursue the course from the comfort of your home. Apart from this, in order to pursue the course, you will not have to come down to Spain. You will be able to sit back at your home country, meet your professional and personal liabilities and learn a new language. Spanish teacher training programs: Apart from training students to speak Spanish fluently, the Spanish language training schools also provide teacher training programs so that after pursuing the course, the students are able to teach Spanish to other people and learn to speak Spanish fluently like the native speakers. Thus, after pursuing this course, the students will be able to get employed as Spanish language teachers in any language schools. Study Spanish at multiple cities: As you study Spanish in Spain, you will also be interested in visiting different cities. In this course, you will be able to pursue the language course by visiting the different branches of the language school located in various cities. It will depend upon you as to which combination of cities you will choose. However, this option will only be available if your language school has various branches spread throughout the country. Intensive Spanish language courses: There are many students who prefer the intensive language courses when they decide to study Spanish in Spain. These are 20-30 hour a week intensive language course. In this course, you will be placed within a multinational group. Thus, a lot of foreigners will be there in your class and you will be able to speak Spanish with them from the very beginning. Thus, this course will help you learn speak Spanish fluently. Thus, this course will increase your fluency of the language. Apart from this, it should be noted here that this language program will be full of social and cultural activities. Business Spanish courses: There are many businessmen who wish to learn Spanish. In order to help them learn the language and improve their business opportunities, most language schools are now offering business Spanish courses. This can be pursued as a separate course or can be pursued as an add-on component. Through this course, the businessmen will be able to communicate with their Spanish counterparts in a better way. They will be able to know how to write official e-mails, speak to other reputed businessmen in Spanish, etc.
  3. 3. Intense Spanish course: This is a short and intense course which will continue for 30-40 hours a week. The course will constitute of individual tuitions. It should be noted here that these intense Spanish courses will be the best solution for any busy executive who wishes to learn Spanish quickly. DELE exam preparation courses: Many institutes offer courses which will not only help you learn the language but will also prepare you to sit and clear DELE examinations. Qualifying this examination is considered the best. In the international market, qualifying this exam will be considered as the ultimate qualification of learning Spanish as a foreign language. Spanish language courses to know the culture: These are complimentary courses and the Spanish language schools mainly offer them as an add-on course with the other language courses. Through this course, you will be able to get an idea about the Spanish culture and society. This will help you in knowing the correct usage of various words and phrases in the right place. You will also be able to know about the food, dance and music, etc. of the country. Extensive Spanish courses: These are long term courses. These Spanish language courses are part time courses which are mainly designed for people who have shifted base to Spain and are working in Spain. This course will help you know the language in a detailed way. Each and every aspect of the language will be taught to you through this course. Spanish language course for the teenagers: When you look for Spanish language courses in Spain, you will find that most of the courses are designed for people who are 16 years or more of age. This teenager course is actually available to people who are 13 – 17 years of age. Various language schools have come up with this course in order to attract more and more students. Spanish for institutions with special needs: If you have come to Spain with a group of students, then the language schools will provide you with specially designed courses which will suit the school students easily. If you are in Spain for some reasons, then it is an excellent opportunity for you to learn Spanish in Spain. Here are some of the options which will enhance your chances of learning this language in Spain rather than pursuing a Spanish language course from your home country: Select the right city to learn the language: There are various language institutes which will help you study Spanish in Spain but you should choose the right city to learn the language as well. While you choose the right city, you should check out the local
  4. 4. language, the local accent and the cost of living. In Spain, you will find 3 forms of the language – Castilian/Catalan, Basque or Galician. It is better to go for a city where Castilian is the local language. The southern part of Spain has tougher accents which is difficult for the beginners to understand. In such a situation, it will be better to go to some other part of the country to learn the language. Moreover, if you are on a tough budget, then you should select a city that is less expensive to live in. Select the right language school: If you wish to learn Spanish in Spain and know how to learn to speak Spanish, then you will have to choose the right language school for the same. It will be better to go for a big language school which has acquired reputation over the time. You should also check out the linguistic make up of the class in order to know whether or not you will be able to follow the class in a better way. Apart from this, you should also check out whether or not the school offers cultural activities to the students. Do some pre-learning on your own: While pursuing any language course, you will find that beginner classes are quite slow. Many of the students also come for tester classes in order to find whether or not they are capable of learning Spanish. However, it can be frustrating for you. In order to avoid this situation, you can do some pre-learning on your own. Various online websites and books are available which will help you in getting a basic idea of the language. Once you get the classes, you can easily learn what is being taught to you and then request to jump to the next class. Check out learning options in more than one city: If you wish to learn Spanish in Spain, then the best option will be to learn it in multiple cities. Learning the language in more than one city will help you to learn different accents of the same Spanish language. Apart from this, you will be able to learn a new language and also visit the different cities of the country. If required, you can pursue two different courses from two different cities. Take help of an intercambio: Most Spanish schools do not give much stress on English but it is a very important language in order to interact with people from other parts of the world. Thus, a lot of Spanish native people want to learn English but do not wish to visit a language school. If you are fluent in English, you can offer to teach that person English and learn Spanish in return. This language exchange process is known as Intercambio. It is a great way to learn a new language. In the language school, you can put up ads for an intercambio partner. Visit Intercambio nights: You will be surprised to note that most of the major Spanish cities arrange intercambio nights for students who have come here to learn the language. In these nights, foreign students can meet local students and interact with them so that they can practice speaking the language. Thus, it will be easier for them to learn to speak
  5. 5. Spanish fluently. Many a times, these intercambio nights even take place in the local pubs. Watch Spanish TV programs with subtitles: If you love watching TV, then it can turn out to be a great option for you to learn this new language. You can put on the TV and watch the programs with subtitles. This will help you understand the meaning and usage of specific words. Moreover, you will become fluent in understanding and speaking the language. You will also get help in knowing the exact pronunciation and also get to enrich your vocabulary. Learn from others: You can speak to others who have a superior knowledge of the Spanish language than you. They will help you in learning the language and help you enrich your grammar and vocabulary. Unlike the natives, they will speak slowly which will help you understand the language and the pronunciation easily. Moreover, they will use simple sentence structures which will help you in understanding sentence structure quickly. However, it is also true that you should not only socialize with a non-native speaker of the language. You should also be in touch with authentic Spanish speakers. Engage yourself in reading: If you wish to know a language well, then you will have to engage yourself in reading. You should read Spanish novels, comic books, newspapers, magazines, billboards, menus, etc. As you get into the habit of reading, it will be easier for you to get habituated with the language and you will learn to speak Spanish fluently. Moreover, reading the books will give you an idea about the culture and the society of Spain. Hope now you have a clear knowledge of the various Spanish courses on offer and how you can learn Spanish in Spain in the best possible way. If you wish to study Spanish in Spain, then you will have to know about the language courses on offer and how you can improve your chances of learning the language in a better way. Once you know about the different language courses, it will be easier for you to choose the best language course for yourself. For more details you may contact: http://www.ihspain.com/