Conversational Spanish Classes/Lessons, SF, Bay Area, California

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Maria Oliveira Language Learning Center in Richmond, CA (East Bay)

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"I loved this class.  The materials were excellent and very relevant to what we were studying.  The pace of the class was perfect.  I feel that I have a good beginning and I am anxious to continue my studies of Spanish.  The instructor made the class so enjoyable!"Patricia - Richmond, California

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Serving: Alameda County, Contra Costa County, Marin County, Sacramento County, San Francisco County, and Solano County

Spanish 1A - Beginning Spanish

Course Description: Provides essential words and concepts for forming sentences. Builds a firm foundation of useful vocabulary, including numbers, days of the week, expressing time, colors, foods, and more. Beginning grammatical constructions include definite and indefinite articles, using plurals and gender. Oral practice ensures correct pronunciation.

 

Instructor: Maria Oliveira

Dates: Fall1 - Mondays: August 8, 15, 22, 29, September 12, 19, 2016

Dates: Fall2 - Mondays: September 26, October 3, 17, 24, 31, November 7, 2016

Dates: Winter1 - Mondays: November 14, 21, 28, December 5, 12, 19, 2016

Time: 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Course #: 12500 

Tuition: $115.00 plus materials Graphic: Register for Classes

 

Dates: Fall1 - Wednesdays: August 10, 17, 24, 31, September 7, 14, 2016

Dates: Fall2 - Wednesdays: September 28, October 5, 12, 19, 26, November 2, 2016

Dates: Winter1 - Wednesdays: November 9, 16, 23, 30, December 7, 14, 2016

Time: 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Course #: 12515

Tuition: $115.00 plus materials  Graphic: Register for Classes

 

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Spanish 1A - Beginning Spanish with Lab

Course Description:Provides essential words and concepts for forming sentences. Builds a firm foundation of useful vocabulary, including numbers, days of the week, expressing time, colors, foods, and more. Beginning grammatical constructions include definite and indefinite articles, using plurals and gender. Oral practice ensures correct pronunciation.

You'll be assigned a user name and password to access your online language lessons when you place your order. This user name and password will be valid for 3 months.

 

Instructor: Maria Oliveira

Dates: Fall1 - Mondays: August 8, 15, 22, 29, September 12, 19, 2016

Dates: Fall2 - Mondays: September 26, October 3, 17, 24, 31, November 7, 2016

Dates: Winter1 - Mondays: November 14, 21, 28, December 5, 12, 19, 2016

Time: 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Course #: 12600 

Tuition: $155.00 plus materials  Graphic: Register for Classes

 

Dates: Fall1 - Wednesdays: August 10, 17, 24, 31, September 7, 14, 2016

Dates: Fall2 - Wednesdays: September 28, October 5, 12, 19, 26, November 2, 2016

Dates: Winter1 - Wednesdays: November 9, 16, 23, 30, December 7, 14, 2016

Time: 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Course #: 12615

Tuition: $155.00 plus materials  Graphic: Register for Classes

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Spanish 1B - Beginning Spanish

Course Description: Increases vocabulary of everyday subjects such as family, furniture and clothing. Introduces noun and pronoun usages, adjectives, and the verbs ser and tener. Learn idiomatic expressions, direct objects, and the AR, ER, and IR verb conjugations. Continue forming sentences and oral practice.

 

Instructor: Maria Oliveira

Dates: Fall1 - Mondays: August 8, 15, 22, 29, September 12, 19, 2016

Dates: Fall2 - Mondays: September 26, October 3, 17, 24, 31, November 7, 2016

Dates: Winter1 - Mondays: November 14, 21, 28, December 5, 12, 19, 2016

Time: 11:00 - 12:00 p.m.

Course #: 12501

Tuition: $115.00 plus materials  Graphic: Register for Classes

 

Dates: Fall1 - Wednesdays: August 10, 17, 24, 31, September 7, 14, 2016

Dates: Fall2 - Wednesdays: September 28, October 5, 12, 19, 26, November 2, 2016

Dates: Winter1 - Wednesdays: November 9, 16, 23, 30, December 7, 14, 2016

Time: 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Course #: 12512 

Tuition: $115.00 plus materials Graphic: Register for Classes

 

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Spanish 1B - Beginning Spanish with Lab

Course Description: Increases vocabulary of everyday subjects such as family, furniture and clothing. Introduces noun and pronoun usages, adjectives, and the verbs ser and tener. Learn idiomatic expressions, direct objects, and the AR, ER, and IR verb conjugations. Continue forming sentences and oral practice.

You'll be assigned a user name and password to access your online language lessons when you place your order. This user name and password will be valid for 3 months

 

Instructor: Maria Oliveira

Dates: Fall1 - Mondays: August 8, 15, 22, 29, September 12, 19, 2016

Dates: Fall2 - Mondays: September 26, October 3, 17, 24, 31, November 7, 2016

Dates: Winter1 - Mondays: November 14, 21, 28, December 5, 12, 19, 2016

Time: 11:00 - 12:00 p.m.

Course #: 12501

Tuition: $155.00 plus materials  Graphic: Register for Classes

 

Dates: Fall1 - Wednesdays: August 10, 17, 24, 31, September 7, 14, 2016

Dates: Fall2 - Wednesdays: September 28, October 5, 12, 19, 26, November 2, 2016

Dates: Winter1 - Wednesdays: November 9, 16, 23, 30, December 7, 14, 2016

Time: 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Course #: 12512 

Tuition: $155.00 plus materials Graphic: Register for Classes

 

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Spanish 2A - Beginning Spanish

Course Description: Vocabulary includes physical elements of the sky, the world, weather, cities, location. Begin writing paragraphs and conjugating AR, ER, IR verbs in the present and the preterit. The uses of Ser and Estar are studied. Also, the present progressive, impersonal verbs, and uses of Hacer are examined.

 

Instructor: Maria Oliveira

Dates: Fall2 - Tuesdays: September 27, October 4, 11, 18, 25, November 1, 2016

Time: 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Course #: 12513 

Tuition: $115.00 plus materials  Graphic: Register for Classes

 

Dates: Fall2 - Wednesdays: September 28, October 5, 12, 19, 26, November 2, 2016

Time: 8:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Course #: 12502 

Tuition: $115.00 plus materials  Graphic: Register for Classes

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Spanish 2B - Beginning Spanish

Course Description: Continue forming sentences, paragraphs, questions. The verb ir + a, querer, tener and their idioms are studied. Negative and interrogative words and sentences included. Discussion of cultural readings. Learn the preterit tense for AR, ER, IR verbs. Also, preterit tense for estar, querer, tener.

 

Instructor: Maria Oliveira

Dates: Winter1 - Tuesdays: November 8, 15, 22, 29, December 6, 13, 2016

Time: 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Course #: 12514 

Tuition: $115.00 plus materials  Graphic: Register for Classes

 

Dates: Fall1 - Wednesdays: August 10, 17, 24, 31, September 7, 14, 2016

Dates: Winter1 - Wednesdays: November 9, 16, 23, 30, December 7, 14, 2016

Time: 8:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Course #: 12503 

Tuition: $115.00 plus materials  Graphic: Register for Classes

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Spanish 3A: Fine-Tune Your Spanish Conversational Skills

Course Description: Explore a variety of everyday situations using your Spanish language skills to communicate useful information. Students will find interactions helpful for travel or business. This class advances toward fluency through oral practice and is best suited for students who have completed in-depth vocabulary studies.

 

Instructor: Maria Oliveira

Dates: Fall2 - Thursdays: September 29, October 6, 13, 20, 27, November 3, 2016

Time: 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Course #: 12506 

Tuition: $115.00 plus materials  Graphic: Register for Classes

 

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Spanish 4A: Fine-Tune Your Spanish Reading Skills

Course Description: Read stories, novels, news articles, and more, to increase your comprehension skills. Deepen your understanding of colloquialisms, idioms, and other common usages. Class discussions will clarify meaning, examine grammar constructions, and increase vacabulary. Readings are intended for intermediate to advanced students.

 

Instructor: Maria Oliveira

Dates: Fall1 - Thursdays: August 11, 18, 25, September 1, 8, 15, 2016

Dates: Winter1 - Thursdays: November 10, 17, December 1, 8, 15, 22, 2016

Time: 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Course #: 12526 

Tuition: $115.00 plus materials  Graphic: Register for Classes

 

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Conversational Spanish - Beginning

Course Description: The perfect introduction to essential phrases, vocabulary and basic sentence structures for Spanish conversation. Learn greetings, ask for directions, order dinner, and much more. Gain confidence when practicing correct pronunciation of newly developed language skills. Price includes Online Lab. Online Course id and password valid for 3 months.

 

Dates: Fall2 - Tuesdays: September 27, October 4, 11, 18, 25, November 1, 2016

Time: 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Course #: 125040 

Tuition: $128.00 Graphic: Register for ClassesIncludes Online Lab. plus materials.

 

Instructor: Maria Oliveira

Dates: Fall2 - Tuesdays: September 27, October 4, 11, 18, 25, November 1, 2016

Time: 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Course #: 12504 

Tuition: $128.00 Graphic: Register for ClassesIncludes Online Lab. plus materials.

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Conversational Spanish - Intermediate

Course Description: Continue to develop basic language skills with new vocabulary, phrases, and sentences. Increase confidence using correct pronunciation. Practice with brief oral presentations; ask questions, offer comments, improve comprehension. Become conversant in Spanish quickly, and enjoy the process!

 

Instructor: Maria Oliveira

Dates: Fall1 - Tuesdays: August 9, 16, 23, 30, September 6, 13, 2016

Dates: Winter1 - Tuesdays: November 8, 15, 22, 29, December 6, 13, 2016

Time: 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Course #: 1252300 

Tuition: $115.00 plus materials  Graphic: Register for Classes

 

Instructor: Maria Oliveira

Dates: Fall1 - Tuesdays: August 11, 18, 25, September 1, 8, 15, 2016

Dates: Winter1 - Tuesdays: November 10, 17, December 1, 8, 15, 22, 2016

Time: 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Course #: 125230

Tuition: $115.00 plus materials  Graphic: Register for Classes

 

Instructor: Maria Oliveira

Dates: Fall1 - Tuesdays: August 9, 16, 23, 30, September 6, 13, 2016

Dates: Fall2 - Tuesdays: September 27, October 4, 11, 18, 25, November 1, 2016

Dates: Winter1 - Tuesdays: November 8, 15, 22, 29, December 6, 13, 2016

Time: 8:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Course #: 12523 

Tuition: $115.00 plus materials  Graphic: Register for Classes

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Ongoing Language Learning Group

Course Description: This class meets weekly and progress at their own rate. Students may join an Ongoing Group at any time if their language experience is at the current level of the group in session.  Determination of the student's level is made by the instructor. For placement call us at 1-510-223-3320.

Instructor: Maria Oliveira

Dates: Tuesdays, Open enrollment

Time: 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Course #: 12518 
Tuition: Non-members fee $82.00 payable the first of each month Graphic: Register for Classes

Tuition: Members fee $50.00 payable the first of each monthGraphic: Register for Classes

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You may register online if you've already called for your assessment.

 

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Spanish for Educational Settings - Workshop Series

Course Description: For teachers, administrators, and school staff who wish to communicate with Spanish-speaking students and adults. Learn simple Spanish phrases to obtain essential information, give directions, and identify problems. Use polite terms to increase comfort levels and encourage interactions. Explain the lunch program, school bus details, attendance and behavior issues, and more. Must have 3 students enrolled to have the class. Register now!

Instructor: Maria Oliveira

Dates: Fridays: September 2, 9, 16, 2016

Time: 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Course #: 12522 

Tuition: $125.00   Graphic: Register for Classes

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Spanish for Business Owners and Managers - Workshop Series

Course Description: This 6-hour class teaches basic Spanish language skills that will enable you to conduct business with Spanish-speaking clients and customers. Learn the vocabulary and phrases that are necessary to close a business transaction. Create a comfortable setting that builds trust and demonstrates cultural appreciation by interacting in your customer's own language. Using Spanish greetings, frequently used expressions, numbers to clarify prices and other relevant subjects will increase your marketability with Spanish-speaking patrons. Must have 3 students enrolled to have the class. Register now!

Instructor: Maria Oliveira

Dates: Fridays: October 7, 14, 21, 2016

Time: 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Course #: 12800 

Tuition: $125.00 includes materials  Graphic: Register for Classes

 

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Spanish for Healthcare Professionals

Course Description: A specialized and intensive Spanish language course designed to enhance effective communication between patients and their healthcare providers. Emphasis is on basic, practical language needed to communicate with Spanish speaking patients and their families at the hospital or doctor's office, on the telephone, or at the patient's home.

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Maria Oliveira Language Learning Center has been approved as a Continuing Education Provider by the California Board of Registered Nursing.  CEP 15113.

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Spanish for Social Services

Course Description: For Social Services professionals & employees who interact with Spanish-speaking clients, this class enables communication, saves time in a crisis, and improves efficiency. Learn the basic questions and understand the answers that are vital in emergencies, screenings, and routine interviews. Determine living expenses, financial problems, qualifying factors, family relationships. Obtain identification, income information, and legal status.

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Maria Oliveira Language Learning Center has been approved as a Continuing Education Provider by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences.  Approval No. PCE 4311.

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There are 3 ways to register for these Conversational Spanish adult education classes.
Fees are due at the time of registration.
  • Register Online
  • To pay by check, please fill out this registration form and mail your check or money order to:
    Maria Oliveira Language Learning School, 3150 Hilltop Mall Rd., Suite 13, Richmond, CA 94806 (East Bay)
  • Call us to register or if you have any questions:
  • TOLL FREE: 877-251-8353 / LOCAL: (510) 223-3320 or (707) 746-5979

 

Maria Oliveira Language Learning Center is located in Richmond, CA

Serving Alameda County, Contra Costa County, Marin County,
Sacramento County, San Francisco County, and Solano County

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