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Lower Intermediate Consolidation


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Description

Prescribed Textbook
No textbook for this level

Recommended
Gramática Básica del Estudiante de Español
Difusión
Collins Concise Dictionary

Assessment: Ongoing workshops, final tasks, test, and oral presentation (dates TBC)

 

This course aims at revising and consolidating areas of languages developed in all B1 levels at Farolito (Lower Intermediate 1 to 6), with a focus on conversation and listening skills.
The proposed topics are subject to change in consultation between the teacher and students in the class. The following are suggested units and should be taken as a guide only:

Unidad 1-Gente de novela
Objective: to narrate in the past using the correct choice of past tense


  • Functional
    Narrate events in the past
  • Grammar
    Past tenses contrast Pretérito Perfecto/Pretérito Indefinido/ Pretérito Imperfecto/Pretérito Pluscuamperfecto
    Connectors to advance a narration
  • Vocabulary
    Significant events in the life of a person
    Time markers
  • Final task
    Narrate and record a creative mystery story developed in and out of class

 

Unidad 2-Gente y salud
Objective: To give advice and suggestions on topics related to health 

  • Functional
    Understand and use persuasive language

Give advice and recommendations

  • Grammar
    Present Subjunctive to give recommendations
    Imperative Tense
    Direct and Indirect Object Pronouns: Position in combination with Imperative Tense

Conditional Tense

Modal structures to give advice (tener que/ deber + inf).

  • Vocabulary
    Vocabulary related to health
  • Final task
    You will participate in a role play to convince a friend to quit some unhealthy habits and move towards a healthier life.
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What to bring
  • Pen and paper
What to wear

Casual


At Farolito Spanish Language School we pride ourselves of being fully dedicated to the teaching and promotion of Spanish language and Hispanic-Latin American cultures.

All our teachers are experienced and qualified to deliver quality teaching to adults and/or children.

All our teachers are native speakers of Spanish: you will hear the language as spoken in their countries of origin.

Farolito’s classes are small (Avarage 5 students), with plenty of opportunity for conversation and clarifying doubts.

Your teacher gets to know you better and you progress more effectively in your learning.

We believe that communication is the key to learning and demonstrate it in our classes, whilst addressing all language competencies (speaking, listening, reading and writing) for complete language literacy.

We use proven methods and textbooks successful worldwide; our levels are in accordance with the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages which ensures that outcomes are consistent.

Farolito offers levels from Beginners to Advance Conversation: we are supportive throughout your learning experience from first steps to fluency.

We provide an exclusive learning zone for Farolito Spanish Language School students with support material to advance your learning.

Our Farolito community is alive by our regular activities, events and forum for student’s exchange. We provide a fun and friendly environment, you will learn with gusto!

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Cancellation & Refund Policy

Farolito Spanish Language School refund policy

  • Enrolments for group classes or private lessons are non-refundable, please choose carefully before enroling. 
  • Credit options are available in case of extreme circumstances (E.g. sickness) in the first week of a course to be used in other course within a specific time (subject to availability).

 

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Terms & Conditions

Farolito Spanish Language School terms and conditions of enrolment:


1. Refunds. Enrolments are NOT refundable. Group courses are not refundable or redeemable for private lessons, please choose carefully before enroling.

2. Payment dates. Full payment of a course is required to process a booking. Full payment should be made before the term starting date.

3. Group classes cancellations.

  • A minimum of 3 students is required to open a group course. Payments are fully refunded in the event of cancellation of classes on behalf of Farolito Spanish.
  • In the case of a group class having less than 3 students, Farolito reserves the right to shorten the course at its discretion.

4. Credit and Deferment.

  • Credit options are available in case of extreme circumstances (E.g. sickness) in the first week of a course to be used for the next available Term (subjected to availability). Credit transfer will incur a $40 administration fee.
  • In any other circumstances, enrolments are non-refundable, transferable to other person or, in the case of group classes) redeemable for private lessons, please choose carefully before enrolling.

5. Levels. We will ensure to recommend you the right level. However, we understand that sometimes it is difficult to find your feet on the right level.

  • Changes are only possible within the first week of the course  you have enrolled in. Please contact us to discuss your options.
  • Changes will be subjected to availability, as places are limited.
  • For a level assessment please complete the following Level Assessment Test or contact us.

6. Payments options. 

  • Credit Card (preferred). We receive credit card payments through our booking system (WeTeachMe), in person or over the phone on 9820 2299. Enrol online to receive a discounted fee.
  • Cash. Cash payments at our office 2/29b South Caroline, South Yarra 3141, VIC
  • Cheque. Payable to Farolito Spanish sent to: 2/39b Caroline St, South Yarra, 3141, VIC
  • Bank transfer or deposit (please state your name, purchase order or invoice number) to
    Westpac Bank- Account Name: Farolito Spanish BSB 033169 # 320297

7. Group booking-Missed classes.

  • With our Farolito Blog Farolito Spanish-Nuestra Communidad you will have exclusive access to class materials and extra practice, content seen in each class as well as your assigned homework.
  • If you missed a class you are also welcome to attend another class on that same week (at the same or lower level) to maintain the contact with the language (subject to students’ numbers, please contact us before attending a make up class). Make up classes are ONLY available during the period of enrolment (course duration).
  • Missed classes are NOT refunded.

8. Private lessons cancellations.

  • Please give notice 48h in advance if you need to cancel your class.
  • Lessons which are cancelled less than 48h before they were scheduled to take place will be charged in full.
  • Farolito Spanish will ensure to inform you in advance of any changes to your scheduled booking (Eg. Your teacher is sick and there is no replacement available).
  • Private lessons 5h block is to be completed within 10 wk, with no exception.
  • Private lessons 10h block is to be completed within 20 wk, with no exception.
  • Block bookings are NOT refundable, or transferable, please choose carefully before booking.

9. Gift vouchers.

  • Gift vouchers are valid for the period state in the voucher (usually 12 months from purchase date). Enrolment must be made for courses starting within that period.
  • Gift vouchers are NOT redeemable for cash, text books or private lessons (unless specified).

10. Multiple Term Booking.

  • Multiple terms are to be used by the same student in consecutive terms from enrolment.
  • Multiple terms bookings  are NOT redeemable for private tuition.
  • No further discounts or special offers apply (unless clearly stated).

11. Your enrolment accepts signing up to our mailing list to receive our monthly newsletter. Please sign out if you prefer not to receive the newsletter.

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