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Fall 2022  ›  Bachelor of Science in International Business Administration  ›  1st Semester  ›  Language and Intercultural Competence

Spanish I, Beginner, Group 2

Course Code:
Dipl.-Päd. Silvia Beatriz Garcia-Duffner
Course Type:
Language Courses
Week Hours:
Fall 2022
(Please note that exchange students obtain a higher number of credits in the BSc-program at WHU than listed here. For further information please contact directly the International Relations Office.)
The course Spanish I, A1 is aimed at students with little basic knowledge of the Spanish language. The aim of the semester is to expand and consolidate the students' basic grammatical knowledge and means of communication. The content of the semester is composed of the following blocks:

a) Grammar:

  • Verbs with indirect object pronouns (gustar and similar)
  • Imperative affirmative (regular and irregular forms)
  • Use of "ser", "estar" and "hay".
  • Gerund
  • Pretérito indefinido (regular and irregular forms)

b) Oral expression:

  • Communication in simple everyday situations.
  • Presentation about themselves or about an important figure in the Spanish-speaking world (7 minutes).

* Any changes in the program will be announced at the beginning of the course.

Friday, 09/09/2022
11:30 AM till 01:45 PM
Friday, 16/09/2022
11:30 AM till 01:45 PM
Friday, 23/09/2022
11:30 AM till 01:45 PM
Friday, 30/09/2022
11:30 AM till 01:45 PM
Friday, 07/10/2022
11:30 AM till 01:45 PM
Friday, 14/10/2022
11:30 AM till 01:45 PM
Friday, 21/10/2022
11:30 AM till 01:45 PM
Friday, 11/11/2022
11:30 AM till 01:45 PM
Friday, 18/11/2022
11:30 AM till 01:45 PM
Friday, 25/11/2022
11:30 AM till 01:45 PM
Friday, 02/12/2022
11:30 AM till 01:45 PM
Friday, 09/12/2022
11:30 AM till 01:45 PM
CASTRO VIÚDEZ, Franciscaet al.:Nuevo español en marcha A1-A2.München (ISBN 978-3-19-274503-4)

Additional material distributed in class

Secondary literature:

CÁMARA HERNANDO, María Luz:Langenscheidt Komplett-Grammatik Spanisch.Langenscheidt (ISBN978-3-12-563469-5)

Grammar exercises, videos, role plays, group work, presentation
Written examination (80%), class participation (20%)