Course Description

Reinforce your knowledge of the basic grammatical structures and learn how to talk about past events. Continue to build vocabulary and improve your listening and speaking skills.

Course Details

By completion of this course, successful students will be able to:

  • Talk about past events using the preterit

  • Use vocabulary related to checking in at a hotel and asking about accommodations and tourism

  • Apply indirect object pronouns to describe to whom or for whom an action is done, and know how to use direct and indirect object pronouns together

  • Make constructions with gustar and time expressions with hacer

  • Use vocabulary related to banking, running errands, pets and flowers

  • Form adverbs and apply prepositions por and para


SPA 102 Spanish 2 or equivalent level of fluency as determined by the department.
Call (403) 220-2866 if more information is required.

Applies Towards the Following Certificate(s)


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Online Synchronous
6:30PM to 9:00PM
Sep 15, 2020 to Dec 01, 2020
Schedule and Location
Delivery Options
Course Fees
Flat Fee non-credit $345.00
Reading List / Textbook
"¿Cómo se dice...?" by Jarvis, Lebredo, Mena-Ayllón, 11th edition textbook bundle (includes textbook, student activities manual and premium website access with audio, video and other learning resources), ISBN: 9781337596831. This text is used in courses up to Spanish 7.

Textbook is available for purchase at the U of C Bookstore. Call (403) 220-5937 or visit www.calgarybookstore.ca.

Section Notes

Classes are held online in real time (Mountain Time) at the specified time and dates.

This course uses:

  • Desire2Learn (D2L), an online learning management system. The instructor will post your course outline and other materials in D2L.
  • Zoom web conferencing software.

To fully participate in the live sessions you will need to have access to a reliable headset with microphone and a webcam.

For more information, please visit our Online Learning Resources.

Unless notified, all online courses are available at 9 am MT the day before the start date. Students who register on (or after) the start date will receive access within one day of registration.

Unless otherwise stated, notice of withdrawal or transfer from a course must be received at least seven calendar days prior to the start date of the course.

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