Spanish Summer Courses

TaalTaal offers quality Spanish courses on several levels. Our groups are small and dynamic, so you will have lots of personal attention and guidance.

The new season starts in the week of 24 July 2017 and consists of 7 lessons of 120 minutes (unless noted otherwise).

It is possible to sign up for a course that is already running. Please take into account about 2.5 hours of self-study next to the regular courses.

Are you interested in signing up? Please use the sign up buttons located under each course description. If you have any questions, you're welcome to call us, send an e-mail or use the contact form.

NOTE: if you prefer all instruction and lesson materials to be in English, you can sign up for the "Spanish/EN" courses, which may be beneficial for beginner levels.

Please note: private lessons and intensive courses can be started at any time.

Course overview

week commencing 24 July

Spanish Básico 1 (A0+)

€207

Result after the course:  You know how to pronounce Spanish words and you've learned basic grammar rules such as personal pronouns, adjectives and regular and some irregular verbs. You are able to have short conversations in Spanish and you can read short texts and answer questions about the content.

Frequency, duration, day and time:  Once a week during 7 weeks: Monday between 19:00 and 21:00 hrs or Tuesday between 10:00 and 12:00 hrs

Lesson method: The book (exclusive) can usually be used for multiple courses. You can easily order via bol.com and intertaal.nl.

Con Gusto 1 Tekstboek €35.00

(ISBN: 9789462934474)

Con Gusto 1 Werkboek €35.00

(ISBN: 9789460301223)

week commencing 24 July

Spanish Básico 2 (A0/A1)

€207

Result after the course:  You know more (ir)regular verbs and can make sentences in the past participle. You can ask the way, make inquiries about public transport, order food and drinks in a restaurant and tell the time. During the course you've practised listening to spanish texts, so you understand what native speakers are saying. You are able to do a short speech on a familiar topic.

Frequency, duration, day and time:  Once a week during 7 weeks: Wednesday between 19:00 and 21:00 hrs

Advice for new students: if you are not sure which course will be the best for you, we would like to advise you to plan an intake. The intake is to assess your level and recommend which course you can follow. Please contact us by phone 070-3226091 or send an email to info@taaltaal.nl

Lesson method: The book (exclusive) can usually be used for multiple courses. You can easily order via bol.com and intertaal.nl.

Con Gusto 1 Tekstboek €35.00

(ISBN: 9789462934474)

Con Gusto 1 Werkboek €35.00

(ISBN: 9789460301223)

week commencing 24 July

Spanish Intermedio 1 (A1+)

€207

Result after the course:  Your Spanish vocabulary is larger which makes it easier for you to start a conversation in Spanish. You can write short letters and read articles in Spanish magazines and newspapers.

Frequency, duration, day and time:  Once a week during 7 weeks: Friday between 10:00 and 12:00 hrs

Advice for new students: if you are not sure which course will be the best for you, we would like to advise you to plan an intake. The intake is to assess your level and recommend which course you can follow. Please contact us by phone 070-3226091 or send an email to info@taaltaal.nl

Lesson method: The book (exclusive) can usually be used for multiple courses. You can easily order via bol.com and intertaal.nl.

Con Gusto 2 Tekstboek €38.00

(ISBN: 9789460301247)

Con Gusto 2 Werkboek €35.00

(ISBN: 9789460301254)

week commencing 24 July

Spanish Avanzado 1 (A2+)

€207

Result after the course:  You can understand the main ideas of complex text on both concrete and abstract topics, including technical discussions in your field of specialisation. You can interact with a degree of fluency and spontaneity that makes regular interaction with native speakers quite possible without strain for either party. You can produce clear, detailed text on a wide range of subjects and explain a viewpoint on a topical issue giving the advantages and disadvantages of various options.You learn the Subjuntivo.

Frequency, duration, day and time:  Once a week during 7 weeks: Tuesday between 19:00 and 21:00 hrs

Advice for new students: if you are not sure which course will be the best for you, we would like to advise you to plan an intake. The intake is to assess your level and recommend which course you can follow. Please contact us by phone 070-3226091 or send an email to info@taaltaal.nl

Lesson method: The book (exclusive) can usually be used for multiple courses. You can easily order via bol.com and intertaal.nl.

Con Gusto 3 Tekstboek + werkboek €46.00

(ISBN: 9789460301278)

week commencing 24 July

Spanish/EN Básico 1 (A0+)

€207

Result after the course:  After this course you know how to pronounce Spanish words and you've learned basic grammar rules such as personal pronouns, adjectives and regular and some irregular verbs. You are able to have short conversations in Spanish and you can read short texts and answer questions about the content.

Frequency, duration, day and time:  Once a week during 7 weeks: Wednesday between 10:00 and 12:00 hrs

This course is suitable for English speakers: all explanations are given in English and all course material is compatible with English.

Lesson method: The book (exclusive) can usually be used for multiple courses. You can easily order via bol.com and intertaal.nl.

Aula internacional - nueva edición 1 €35.00

(ISBN: 9789460306150)

week commencing 24 July

Spanish/EN Básico 2 (A0/A1)

€207

Frequency, duration, day and time:  Once a week during 7 weeks: Thursday between 19:00 and 21:00 hrs

Lesson method: The book (exclusive) can usually be used for multiple courses. You can easily order via bol.com and intertaal.nl.

Aula internacional - nueva edición 1 €35.00

(ISBN: 9789460306150)

week commencing 24 July

Spanish Refresher 1 (A1+/A2)

€207

Description:  Ideal for anyone who has already studied Spanish or wants to consolidate their knowledge at an upper-beginner’s level (A1-A2). The course will provide students with the opportunities to engage in a variety of speaking activities during the conversation sessions, and also highlight the specific grammar elements of the Spanish language that pose the greatest problems through the grammar workshops. By combining Spanish grammar with real conversational practice, you will reach a level where you can communicate effectively much more quickly.

For whom:  Participants should have knowledge of Spanish at least on the level of the course “Básico 3” at TaalTaal (level A1) or the equivalent. If you are not sure about your level, we would like to advise you to plan an intake to assess your level. Please contact us by phone 070-3226091 or send an email to info@taaltaal.nl

Frequency, duration, day and time:  Once a week during 7 weeks: Wednesday between 19:00 and 21:00 hrs or Tuesday between 12:00 and 14:00 hrs

week commencing 24 July

Spanish Refresher 2 (B1/B2)

€207

Description:  The purpose of this course is to improve your fluency at the intermediate level (B1-B2) in order to interact more comfortably with the host community. The course will provide students with the opportunities to engage in a variety of speaking activities during the sessions of conversation, and also highlight the specific grammar elements of the Spanish language that pose the greatest problems through the grammar workshops. Grammar foundations developed in your previous Spanish courses will be reviewed to develop stronger oral communication strategies.

For whom:  Participants should have knowledge of Spanish at least on the level of the course “Avanzado 1” at TaalTaal (level B1-) or the equivalent. If you are not sure about your level, we would like to advise you to plan an intake to assess your level. Please contact us by phone 070-3226091 or send an email to info@taaltaal.nl

Frequency, duration, day and time:  Once a week during 7 weeks: Thursday between 19:00 and 21:00 hrs

Lesson method: The book (exclusive) can usually be used for multiple courses. You can easily order via bol.com and intertaal.nl.

Toma la palabra €21.00

(ISBN: 9789460301957)

week commencing 24 July

Spanish Rápido 1 (A0-A1)

€435

Description:  This is a semi-intensive course program that bundles regular levels 1 and 2. You can expect some very serious classes, quick progress and serious fellow students.

For whom:  Beginners in the Spanish language who wish to improve their knowledge in a short period of time.

Frequency, duration, day and time:  Twice a week during 7 weeks: Monday and Thursday between 10:00 and 12:00 hrs

Lesson method: The book (exclusive) can usually be used for multiple courses. You can easily order via bol.com and intertaal.nl.

Aula internacional - nueva edición 1 €35.00

(ISBN: 9789460306150)

week commencing 24 July

Spanish Rápido 2 (A1+)

€435

Frequency, duration, day and time:  Twice a week during 7 weeks: Monday and Thursday between 12:00 and 14:00 hrs

Lesson method: The book (exclusive) can usually be used for multiple courses. You can easily order via bol.com and intertaal.nl.

Con Gusto 1 Tekstboek €35.00

(ISBN: 9789462934474)

Con Gusto 1 Werkboek €35.00

(ISBN: 9789460301223)

Intensive Spanish Course

€975

Description: An intensive course is given privately (for 1 person) and consists of 15 contact hours divided over 1 or 2 weeks, for example 5 consecutive days of 3 hours each. The exact configuration can be discussed with the teacher for best possible results. Please do take into account time needed for self-study and homework.

Frequency, duration, day and time:  flexible

Lesson method: Any lesson method may be used, but as an indication, you can consider one of the following standard books.

Vía rápida (nivel A1-B1) €40.00

(ISBN: 9789460301964)

Vía rápida - cuaderno de ejercicios €26.00

(ISBN: 9789460301971)

Our Philosophy

* Quality education by experienced teachers * Focus on practical results * Lots of conversation * Excellent return on price + time investment * Excursions with teacher and fellow students (on request) * Accelerated courses available *