Spanish is spoken by nearly 400 million people as a first language and is the main language of 21 countries. It is also one of the official languages of the United Nations. Spanish is a Romance language, like French, Italian and Portuguese. The largest Spanish-speaking population in the world is in Mexico. Want to know more?
You will find just the right program at the Indy Foreign Language Academy. We offer programs for all children, teens, students, adults and business executives. Classes are offered at our offices, as well as at your location, virtually over the Internet and by DVD. Below is a list of all of our adult group Spanish courses. If you don't see the course you're looking for below, please contact us.
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Conversational Spanish I
¿Habla español? Our beginning level Spanish course introduces students to the basic concepts of the language while focusing on Spanish as a part of everyday life. Topics include common greetings, asking for and giving personal information, basic vocabulary for travelers, colors and numbers, and the fundamentals of pronunciation. Students will learn to hold a basic conversation after this course on the topics that were covered in class. This class meets for eight weeks for 90 minutes per class.
Conversational Medical Spanish I
Our beginning-level Spanish course introduces the basic concepts of Spanish with a heavy emphasis on basic medical terms and phrases. This basic course is ideal for doctors, nurses, EMTs or anyone who needs a basic knowledge of medical Spanish.
Conversational Spanish II
This course is a continuation of Conversational Spanish I or an entry level class for students who have previously studied Spanish. In this course the basics of Spanish grammar are introduced, but most emphasis is placed on listening comprehension and vocabulary building. Students gain greater confidence in using Spanish in everyday situations.
Intensive Conversational Spanish
Do you need to learn basic Spanish as quickly as possible? Just like our Conversational Spanish I class, this course will prepare you for basic conversation while also introducing aspects of Spanish life and culture. Topics include greetings, vocabulary for travelers, numbers and much more. However, this course meets twice a week for 90 minutes per class. By meeting twice per week, this class covers twice as much as our regular conversational class.
Intermediate Spanish I
If you have a basic knowledge of Spanish grammar, but need to brush up on your skills and want to break out of basic Spanish, then our intermediate level course is for you! This class builds on the basics of Spanish grammar, including all verb tenses, the basics of the Spanish subjunctive and object pronouns. Students enrolled in this course improve their conversational skills while learning proper Spanish grammar.
Intermediate Spanish II
Our advanced intermediate course prepares speakers who have already studied for some time to use Spanish as the sole language of everyday communication.
Advanced Spanish Conversation
Just looking to keep your Spanish skills sharp? If you have studied Spanish for sometime and already have a good grasp of grammar and a strong vocabulary, this class is for you. Students in our Advanced Conversation class improve their speaking and listening skills through an entirely conversation-based program with a native instructor, while discussing current events and culture in the Spanish-speaking world.
Destination: Latin America
Make the most of your next trip! This fun and entertaining four-week course gives you basic Spanish phrases without having to learn any of the grammar. You’ll learn basic greetings, numbers, how to ask for directions, answer basic questions, and, of course, order your favorite meal in a restaurant or bar! The final class is held at an authentic Spanish restaurant to give you more practice ordering. Don't leave without taking this course.
Travel Essentials: Spanish
Planning a trip to Mexico or Costa Rica? In a hurry to learn what you need to enjoy the beaches of Puerto Rico? Join us for a three-hour class designed specifically for travelers. Learn basic phrases to use while visiting Latin American and take home a CD to help you practice on the plane.
Weekend Spanish Immersion
Learn the Spanish basics with a full day of instruction, including lunch. Our approach is conversational in nature, with grammar reinforced through continuous conversation and application. Various multimedia sources are used to reinforce retention of vocabulary and grammar. The goal is to surround you in Spanish to the greatest degree possible.
Whether you are traveling to Europe, unsure which language you'd like to study, or fascinated by all four languages, this course is for you! Students learn the basics of communication in Spanish, French, German and Italian, with emphasis on everyday vocabulary and travel situations.
Spanish for the Family
Children ages 3-5 and their families will enjoy this course. Parents, grandparents or guardians join their children in our colorful classroom to learn Spanish words and phrases that they can use at home, too! Conversation, games and hands-on activities makes this a fun and educational session for the whole family. Each session is three weeks long and meets twice per week.
This introductory level course in Spanish is designed for children ages 6-10. Students learn basic everyday phrases and vocabulary to establish a basis for future learning. This course combines conversation, reading, and hands-on activities with multimedia teaching techniques such as music and video. Each session is three weeks long and meets twice per week.
If what you're looking for isn't listed above, please contact us! Indy Foreign Language Academy can design an industry-specific program for you or your business to give you the skills you need to get ahead. If you need Spanish for your job, click here for our Workplace Spanish Programs.