Questions About Spanish

Q: Do students need textbooks?
A: No textbooks are required for Spanish 1 or Spanish 2.

Q: How many lessons are needed for course credit?
A: The Spanish 1 course contains 8 thematic units, each of which contains 3 sub-units. The Spanish 2 course contains 6 thematic units, each of which contains 3 or 4 sub-units.

Q: Can students who have already taken a year of Spanish at their school or from another provider enroll in KET Spanish II?
A: Yes. The teacher will provide an online placement assessment to determine where the students should be placed in order to continue their Spanish studies.

Q: Are KET Spanish courses appropriate for middle school students?
A: The KET Spanish teacher is available to advise principals or facilitators about the options available to best suit their students.

Q: Do middle school students receive high school credit for Spanish?
A: The local district or school decides whether middle school students receive high school credit for Spanish.

Q. Can any of the Spanish courses be taken as an independent study?
A: Yes. Spanish 1 and Spanish 2 may be taken as an independent study, however the school must award the credit and provide a facilitator.

Q. Are any of the Spanish courses offered as dual credit?
A: Yes. Spanish 1 and Spanish 2 may be taken as dual credit courses. The college credit is awarded by the Morehead State University Early College Program.

Q: Can Spanish courses be taken on a block schedule?
A: Spanish 1 and 2 may be taken on a block schedule. However from past experience we do find that students must be very diligent in their studies in order to successfully complete a course in one semester.