Level 1 Spanish

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Whaea A. Pirere

Recommended Prior Learning

Students will need to have taken Spanish as a subject previously and have a basic understanding of the language. 

Year 11 Spanish

Students are expected to communicate information, ideas and opinions, and express and respond to personal ideas and opinions in areas of most immediate relevance. The content and language of the communication is targeted beyond the immediate context to include the expression of opinions. Students are expected to understand and produce a variety of text types.

Students will produce two pieces of writing, two interactions and a formal Spanish speech as well as learn the necessary vocabulary for NCEA Level 1.

Learning Areas:


Career Pathways

Flight Attendant, Interpreter, Teacher of English to Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL), Translator, Speech-Language Therapist, Travel Agent/Adviser

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Students will need a clear file and either a refill or 1B5 to take notes in.

Pathway Tags

Interpreter, Translator, Teacher, Travel (social and in employment), Writer, Historian, Social Work, Journalist, Marine Biologist, Clergyman, Ministry of Fisheries, Lecturer, Lawyer, Architect, Judge, Child Advocate, NZ Armed Forces, Traveller, Professional Singer/Dancer, Performer, Actor, Kapa Haka Tutor, Radio, Immigration Officer, Television, Exhibition - Carving, Weaving, Painting, Sculptor, Politician, Tourism, Linguist, Interpreter, Tourist Operator, Air Hostess, Airline Crew, Airport Worker, Hotel Manager, Import and Export Trader, Business person, Business pers

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