Continuing Education

Spanish I

Course Detail

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*Formerly Beginning Spanish I*

The Spanish language is widely relevant in the U.S. today. If you are looking for an accessible and introductory course for learning Spanish, then this is the course for you! You will learn the basic structures of Spanish grammar, be able to write and speak simple sentences, and gain a wealth of practical vocabulary. This class also serves as a refresher course if it’s been a while, and beginners will enjoy an exploration of this indispensable and beautiful language! 

Required Textbook: 

"Adelante! Uno, 3rd edition" can be purchased by clicking here

Once on the VHL website, students will create an account (or log into an existing account), select "Spanish" for the desired language and choose Spanish I & II Face-to-Face/Live Online. Students will receive both a physical copy of the book as well as an online companion, which has supplemental activities and videos to support classroom learning. Price for the text/online resource is $99 (includes 6 months access with the online companion). 

Once students purchase the textbook, they will get an emailed paid invoice with a code to redeem on for the online companion. 

This is the first class in a series of six, that will meet the requirement for the UW-Milwaukee School of Continuing Education Spanish Certificate. Students must complete all six beginner Spanish courses (Spanish I-VI) and take an oral proficiency interview by computer (OPIc) in order to receive their Spanish Language Certificate. To learn more about UWM School of Continuing Education Spanish Certificate, visit:

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