Spanish is one of the most popular and important languages in Europe. It is also the second widely used language in the world after English, as it is spoken by more than 500 million people worldwide. Apart from Spain where originated the language, Spanish becomes the official language in Central and South American countries, also called Latin American countries; Mexico, Chile, Peru, Colombia, Argentina, etc.
Spain is the popular country for tourism and culture, also education. More Spaniards and Latin Americans come to Thailand. Not only to communicate well, but also learn the Spanish and Latin American culture. Moreover, for obtaining more language experience, learners can get another language; Italian, which is similar and can be partially understood despite speaking different languages.
Spanish language is offered in 2 courses:
SPANISH FOR COMMUNICATION
ESPANOL PARA LA COMUNICACION
Spanish course for students and adults is offered in general course.
The course is started with standard lessons which contain alphabets, numbers, and pronunciation, also basic introduction and grammar. Learners are received the basic knowledge of languages, preparing for the next step of learning in the high levels which consist the social and cultural studies. The language structure is also divided following the CEFR, for evaluating the skills.
SPANISH TEST PREPARATION
PREPARACION DE PRUEBAS ESPANOLAS
Course for testing of Spanish language for general and academic purposes, also for higher education admission in colleges and universities, as well as working in Spain. Learners are provided the revision for overall skills; listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Learners are also provided the demonstrated lessons with sample tests to get ready for the actual examinations.
DIPLOMA OF SPANISH AS A FOREIGN LANGUAGE
DIPLOMAS DE ESPANOL COMO LENGUA EXTRANJERA
Spanish International Test for foreigners, organised by the Spanish Cervantes Institute, under the Ministry of Education and Science for promoting the study and the teaching of Spanish language and culture. For applicants with non-Spanish skills who wish to apply for studying in colleges or universities, also working and migration in Spain, the test is covered overall skills in listening, speaking, reading, and writing. The diplomas are subdivided into 6 levels; A1-C2. Each one corresponds to a certain proficiency level as described by the CEFR system.