Group Programs


The Beginner Program is the perfect course for students who have never taken Spanish classes, or who know just a few words or expressions. 
Group classes are an engaging and constructive way to learn a language. In our small group classes the teacher-student interaction is as productive as it is fun.

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We offer two different Beginner programs:
1- Once-a-week that runs for 10 weeks or 8 weeks for a total of 20 instructional hours offered weekday evenings as well as Saturdays.
2- Twice-a-week that runs for 6 weeks for a total of 30 instructional hours is a far reaching program offered on weekday mornings or evenings. 

Your purchase includes tuition, all course materials, and your members-only Preferido Card which entitles you to savings on future group course purchases, bookstore merchendise, and entry to many cultural and social activities.


Communication and Vocabulary
The alphabet and introductions
Greetings and presentation
Colours, numbers, days of the week
The bar, the restaurant, ordering drinks and food
The house
Travel, reservations, the hotel, the airport
Asking for directions
Telephone conversations

Grammatical Structures
Rules of pronunciation
Identification of gender of nouns
Present tense of regular verbs
Irregular verbs: to be, to have, to want, to go
Compound structures: to want to, to have to, to go to
Possessive adjectives: mi, tu, su
Irregular verbs: "go" verbs, saber vs conocer
Comparatives and superlatives
Direct object pronouns
Introduction to stem-changing verbs

Tuition Fees

Once per week  [1xW]
Once per week  [1xW]
Twice per week [2xW]

  2 hours
2.5 hours
2.5 hours
10 weeks
  8 weeks
  6 weeks
Total hours
20 hours
20 hours
30 hours


For more information on the courses, hover your mouse over the "Info" icon below. 

Starts Finishes Info Weeks Time and Availability Price
Tue Oct 15 Tue Dec 03 8 [1xW) **LAST 2019 PROGRAM** Tues. 6:00 - 8:30 p.m. **Only 3 spaces left** $ 295.00
+$ 38.35 Tax
Sat Oct 19 Sat Dec 07 8 [1xW] **LAST 2019 PROGRAM** Sat. 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. **Only 3 spaces left** $ 295.00
+$ 38.35 Tax
Tue Oct 29 Thu Dec 05 6 [2xW] **LAST 2019 PROGRAM** Tue. + Thu. 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. $ 395.00
+$ 51.35 Tax