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Spanish for Teens – Regular & Exam Focus Group

 

For those with Spanish exams on the horizon, we adapt to you. Here at Spanish Academy, we know all about the examinations you will be taking. Depending on your school exams, we will assess your level and locate the class tailored towards your academic needs. Join us for a more personal approach to your Spanish studies and have the regular opportunity to speak directly with your native tutor.

Our learners will be immersed into cultural aspects of the Hispanic world, an integral aspect for the cultural awareness required of DELE, AP and GCSE exams. ¡Olé!

Regular Course:

All our Teens Spanish Course are based on Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. The Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEF or CEFR) was put together by the Council of Europe as a way of standardising the levels of language exams in different regions. It is very widely used internationally and all important exams are mapped to the CEFR.

There are six levels: A1, A2, B1, B2, C1, C2.

Level A1 – This is the beginner’s level for students eager to learn Spanish. A topic example in this course covers common greetings. After completing this level, you’ll be able to understand basic phrases and terms used in day-to-day situations.

Level A2 – This course covers basic knowledge of the Spanish language. Topic examples include personal information, employment and local geography. When you complete Level A2, you’ll be able to articulate yourself in basic Spanish.

Level B1 – This level is also referred to as pre-intermediate. A course topic to expect will cover regular life encounters particularly at work or school. After this course, you’ll be able to communicate effectively in varied situations, especially while travelling. You’ll also be able to air opinions and provide relevant explanations for them.

Level B2 – Also known as the intermediate level, this course deals with complex texts. A topic example here is technical discussion. When you learn Spanish to this level, you’ll be able to speak the language with fluency. In addition, you’ll be capable of writing detailed and concise texts.

Level C1 – This is the upper intermediate level. Topics are varied in this level. They consist professional, academic and social contexts. Graduates can write detailed texts using well-organised patterns.

Level C2 – This is advanced Spanish. A topic to expect when you learn Spanish to this level is the reconstruction of arguments coherently. At the end of Level C2, students can summarise complex info, express themselves fluently and distinguish meanings in complex settings.

*Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (by the Council of Europe)

Spanish Academy Course Structure Vs. CEFR 

The DELE system is broken down 3 broad levels of competency with a total of 2 sub levels each.

“A” level competency standards cover a rudimentary introduction to Spanish and use of Spanish in every day situations. Focus is less technical and improvements can be seen fast. Contents focus on more breath and exposure rather than technical semantics.

“B” level competency standards cover the use of the language both, spoken and written in more depth. Focus will be on proper usage in different situations, effectively communicating more complex topics where Spanish is spoken, as well as being able to communicate and debate general topics. Progress may seem slower at this stage but ability upon achieving relevant competencies result in a richer understanding and appreciation for the language.

“C” level competency standards ultimately result in langue mastery. Students at this stage will be able to understand subtle nuances, spontaneously adapt to different and complex situation and be able to discuss and produce detailed text on technical and complex topics.

 

Exam Focus Group (IGCSE, A-leve, IB Exam)
Our examination based courses are tailored to be focused, dedicated sessions which provide an efficient way to study for major examinations that you may need to prepare for. This includes a third language you may take as part of your GCSEs, a supplement to Spanish language modules taught at international schools and the international baccalaureate program 

Our approach to ensuring exam success includes:

Teaching students exam techniques to efficiently deal with the demands of a time sensitive assessment mechanism

Course materials tailored to specific course needs, curated by our educators.

Having classes that focus on different aspects of the Spanish language including writing, reading, listing and the spoken form

Individual review with each student monthly to ensure progress and obtain feedback.

Where necessary personalised sessions can be arranged to ensure you achieve exam success.

Schedule of Spanish Course for Teens ( 11 to 16 years)

Every Tuesday 6pm - 7:30pm

Non-Native Beginner A1.1

Placement test required for new students

Class Class: Max. 8 students

Course Fee: SGD 420 for every 10 lessons

Course Period: 8 Jan 2019 – 19 Mar 2019

Every Wednesday 6:15pm - 7:45pm

Non-Native Beginner A1.1

New Class Opening for Registration

Class Class: Max. 8 students

Course Fee: SGD 420 for every 10 lessons

Every Friday 4pm - 5:30pm

Non-Native Beginner A1.2

New Class Opening for Registration

Class Class: Max. 8 students

Course Fee: SGD 420 for every 10 lessons

Every Sunday 2pm - 3.30pm

Pre-intermediate Level – A2.2

Placement Test required for new joiner

Class Size: Max 8 Students

Course Fee: SGD 420 for every 10 lessons

IB EXAM FOUCS GROUP

For student whom is taking IB Exam for current year

Class Class: Max. 8 students

Course open 3 month before the exam month

For the details, please contact us at +65 6904 8803

GCSE Exam Fcous Group

Every Wednesday 4:15pm – 6:15pm

For student who is taking IGCSE exam for the current year

Class Class: Max. 8 students

Course: SGD 248 for every 4 lessons