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Hablando se entiende la gente
Being able to speak Spanish, the official language in 23 countries and the second language in USA, can open up a whole new world whether that means travelling in South America, making the most of holidays in Spain or using language skills to get a better job. Spain is one of the UK 's major trading partners. Whatever career you choose to follow, your Spanish skills will help you get more from life.
See the module catalogue for the descriptions of:
There are 10 levels (stage 1-10). The qualifications table will show you the most appropriate module for your level of language competence. Where GCSE qualifications are given, we assume these were taken 2-5 years ago.
Times for classes are dependent on the Keele undergraduate timetable and will be available from the beginning of the academic year.
Spanish students are offered the chance to take part in a summer programme in Nebrija, Madrid, allowing the students the chance to get first-hand experience of language and culture during the vacation period - See Residential Summer Language Courses.
Here's what students say:
"Fantastic tutor. Very much enjoy the way in which languages are taught at Keele."
"A well-structured module with an excellent tutor. Really feel like you're getting to know the language and culture of Spanish speaking countries."
"The amount covered was appropriate and I feel like I've learned a lot. I hope to be able to continue doing Spanish modules next year to further my knowledge in the Spanish language."
"I feel that what I've covered in Spanish 1 will help me to learn more Spanish in my free time."
"The tutor is fantastic and has helped me to grasp the grammar side of Spanish with great ease. She is very enthusiastic which motivated me to make sure my additional homework was completed and encouraged me to engage within class participation."