Español Salamanca A2 is a massive open online course divided into six modules of contents and one Module 0 which welcomes the audience and explains the way the course works.The course has been created in accordance with the guide for the elaboration of language syllabuses and curriculum guidelines established by the CEFR and it has bee adapted to Spanish aacording to the program of studies of Instituto Cervantes. It is oriented towards communication and social interaction.
The course offers audiovisual materials for the introduction and the contextualization of the contents. In this regard, the use of a miniseries (Patio de Escuelas, 10) is especially relevant, since it is the thread that runs through the whole course. It also eases the contextualization of the contents and help the students understand different key aspects of the Spanish culture. Other resources in different formats (PDF materials, PowerPoint presentations, forums, wikis…) are also at the students’ disposition.