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College of Extended Learning

Spanish Beginners Level 1

CCOM 2007

This interactive course provides an opportunity for those with little to no knowledge of this romance language to develop conversational skills in a relaxed, non-competitive atmosphere. The themes that will be covered in this course are introductions and classroom situations. By the end of this level, you will have some elementary vocabulary and be able to understand, ask and answer useful questions using simple sentences. This course will cover greeting and farewells, making phone calls, ordering in beverages, describe people and classrooms and telling time. You will learn the alphabet, Spanish sounds, numbers, days, months and seasons, colours, weeks, adjectives, possession and some verbs in the present tense.

Course details

Upcoming dates: Mondays, May 14 - June 18, 2018 (6 weeks - no class May 21)
Time: p.m. - 9 p.m.
Location: Saint John Social Enterprise Hub
139 Prince Edward Street
Room TBA
Course fee: $160 (+ HST)
Instructor: Mary Fraser


There are no materials required for this class.

About the instructor

Mary Fraser is originally from Nova Scotia, and has been living and teaching language in Rothesay, New Brunswick since 2014. Mary worked in Spain, France and Luxembourg before accepting a job in a Canadian private school setting. Mary teaches language lessons for all levels, with a focus on oral and conversational instruction in a relaxed atmosphere. Mary loves reading, writing, music and travel, and spending time with her daughters and husband Peter.

She is a watercolour artist, a children’s book author, holds a Bachelor’s degree in Modern Languages, a Bachelor of Education specializing in Spanish, French and English, and she is currently studying her Master’s degree at St. FX University researching the role confidence plays in language acquisition.

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