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Spanish (Level I)

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Upper East Side, Manhattan
1395 Lexington Ave
At 92nd St
New York, New York 10128
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Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 12
Teacher: Dorothy Staub

Flexible Reschedule Policy: This provider has flexible, free rescheduling for any-in person workshop. Please see the cancellation policy for more details

What you'll learn in this basic spanish class:

The level I Spanish course assumes no previous knowledge of Spanish, so beginners are welcome!

Students are introduced to elements of grammar in each class. Class activities and conversation are designed to practice and reinforce these elements. Textbooks vary by each individual instructor. Some levels may also supplement lessons with a reader. Students will be told on the first day of class which textbook will be used and if their section requires a reader.

Topics include:

  • Alphabet, pronunciation
  • Greetings, Introductions and Leave-Takings, formal & informal
  • Classroom vocabulary
  • Family vocabulary
  • Days of the week
  • Numbers up to 1 million
  • Prepositions of place
  • Descriptive, nationality and possessive adjectives
  • Nouns and articles - indefinite & definite, singular & plural
  • Regular -AR, -ER, & -IR verbs, including conjugation & negation
  • Gustar, Ser & Estar, Haber
  • Question Word and Yes-No questions
  • Tener and Venir (Introduction to – “go” and stem-changing verbs)
  • Idiomatic expressions with Tener

Students will also join their instructor and classmates in an excursion to a museum, arts performance, or restaurant to practice their newly acquired language skills in the real world (cost not included in course fee).

Required text: Panorama, Vol. 1, 3rd Edition, published by Vista Higher Learning (2009).

Please note that topics are subject to change based on the needs of the class.


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Refund Policy

Note: This provider has a temporary cancellation policy for COVID-19 related cancellations which is as follows:

Cancellations made 3 or more days in advance will receive a full credit for a rescheduled date with this provider   

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Original cancellation policy (non-COVID-19):

Refund Policies:

92nd Street Y is not responsible for providing makeup classes or issuing refunds for programs missed as a result of illness, emergencies or other events beyond our control.

There are no refunds for outings, classes or workshops that meet fewer than three times per semester.

If you are unable to attend, you may contact Customer Service prior to the first date for a receipt that enables you to claim your contribution as a tax-deductible gift.

Unless otherwise noted in program description, the following schedule applies to programs which meet three times or more per semester:

  • To receive a 100% refund, written request must be received 2 weeks prior to the first session.
  • To receive a 75% refund, written request must be received at least one day prior to the first session.
  • To receive a 50% refund, written request must be received at least one day prior to the second session.
  • After that, refunds cannot be granted.

All refund requests must be submitted in writing to Customer Service. Refunds are computed from the date written notice is received.

To receive a refund, you must enclose the original of your confirmation letter.

Please allow three to four weeks for processing of your refund request. Processing fees, membership fees, auditions fees and class or exercise cards are not refundable. No cash refunds.

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