This course is an introduction to Spanish language. The aim of this course is to introduce beginners to Spanish language building their linguistic and communicative skills in the four areas of language learning: speaking, reading, writing and listening, basic grammar and pronunciation rules; as well as to enable them to apply communication strategies in the target language. Upon successful completion of this course, students will attain the lower range of competency within the Common European Framework of Reference for languages (CEFR) of Spanish Language (A1.1) in the four language skills: reading, writing, listening, and speaking. Students will also gain a brief insight into Spanish and Latin American cultures and develop “intercultural literacy” at a basic level.