This 16-week beginner level Spanish language series places emphasis on basic listening, speaking, writing, and reading skills in the present tense, the past tense, and the future tense. This series is ideal for students with no previous Spanish language learning experience, or for those who have previous experience but are not comfortable communicating in Spanish. Also, this course covers nouns, adjectives, adverbs, direct, and indirect pronouns. This series is required before students can take higher level Spanish classes, such as Spanish for Travelers and Spanish for Professionals. This series includes Elementary Spanish I and Elementary Spanish II courses.