Free Online Course on Spanish for Beginners 6: Out and About

Free Online Course on Spanish for Beginners 6 Out and About
Certificate fee scholarship is available for this course.

Institution: Open University
Start Date: July 16, 2018

Learn how to go out, shop, eat and drink in Spanish through this free online course named as “Spanish for Beginners 6: Out and About”, offered by Open University.

This free online course is the last of six in the Spanish for Beginners program. It will introduce you to language that you need to:

  • Talk about where places are;
  • Ask for directions;
  • Shop for clothes;
  • Order food and drinks.Course Summary

This course is going to start on July 16, 2018.

Course Summary

  • Duration: 4 weeks
  • Commitment: 4 hours
  • Subject:  Languages & Cultures
  • Institution: Open University
  • Languages: English
  • Price: Free
  • Session: July 16, 2018
  • Requirement:  Little prior knowledge of Spanish
  • Certificate Available: Yes

Who Developed the Course

The Open University (OU) is the largest academic institution in the UK and a world leader in flexible distance learning, with a mission to be open to people, places, methods, and ideas.

Target Audience

This course is aimed at people with little prior knowledge of Spanish, who want to learn the basic language and find out about the Spanish-speaking world.

Where Could This Lead You

After completing this course, you can apply for jobs in the given fields:


Get Extra Benefits

Get a verified certificate to highlight the knowledge and skills you acquire ($44)

  • Official and approved-Get a certificate with the logo of the institution and the signature of a professor to show your achievements and increase your professional prospects
  • Easy to share-Add the certificate to your résumé or resume, or publish it directly on LinkedIn
  • Proven motivational measure-Give yourself an additional stimulus to complete the course

How to Join This Course

  • You can register yourself here.
  • You can use the hashtag #FLlearnSpanish to talk about this course on social media.

Course Format

In this course, you will cover the following:

  • Talk about where places are;
  • Ask for directions;
  • Shop for clothes;
  • Order food and drinks.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, you’ll be able to:

  • Develop skills in basic Spanish for interacting in common communicative situations
  • Engage in simple communication in Spanish
  • Apply the language introduced in the course in order to talk about where places are and give and ask for directions
  • Apply the language introduced to shop for clothes and order food and drinks

Who Will You Learn With?

  • Palma Mackenzie: Teaching Spanish with the OU for the last 14 years. Over this time
  • Zsuzsanna Bárkányi: Lecturer in Spanish at the Open University


  • Importance of Course:  At the end of the Spanish for Beginners program, you should be fairly confident in using basic Spanish to talk about yourself and about everyday and familiar situations.
  • Importance of Certificate: By the Certificate of Achievement you will be able to prove your success when applying for jobs or courses. You can display it on your LinkedIn or CV.

Detailed Information

For more information about the course, you may visit the Website.

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