This Spanish course is designed for the intermediate student who wants to learn how to understand, speak, read and write in Spanish. A wide range of hands-on activities and teaching techniques will be used to help students at multiple intermediate levels learn how to interact in Spanish in social, academic, and cultural situations. Instruction will be in an interactive format. Required text: Practical Spanish Grammar: A Self-Teaching Guide, Second Edition, Marcial Prado: John Wiley & Sons, Inc. (~ $20) ISBN-13: 978-0-471-13446-6, which can be purchased online or at local area bookstores. This course covers chapters 5-11.