5 Minute Spanish 1
on iTunes: Self-paced course from University of Arkansas offers a good
introduction to Spanish for those who have never studied it before, or a
good refresher for those who have. The course focuses almost
exclusively on Spanish grammar.
If you would like to take a more well-rounded approach to learning
Spanish, David Nance's Spanish textbook, available free for the iPad.
Textbook (free download):
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish.
This telenovela, or Spanish soap opera, immerses students in everyday
situations and teaches speaking, listening, and comprehension skills in
Mi Vida Loca An immersive video mystery set in Spain to help you learn simple Spanish. Created by the BBC.
Coffee Break Spanish (free on iTunes) Learn Spanish in a low-key, effective way. Currently the #2 overall favorite on iTunes Free.
Show Time Spanish
(free on iTunes) Produced by the same folks who created Coffee Break
Spanish, this podcast is for intermediate and advanced learners.
A popular free language-learning and crowdsourced text translation
platform. As users progress through lessons, they simultaneously help to
translate websites and other documents. Check out Duolingo's iPhone and
Foreign Service Institute Basic Course Vol 1 Vol 2 Vol 3
This course in the Latin American dialect prepares students to function
effectively in conversations. Pronunciation, inflection, and intonation
are heavily stressed.
Foreign Service Institute Spanish Programmatic
Vol 2 Two volumes including textbooks (PDF) and audio lessons (MP3).
Foreign Service Institute Spanish Headstart for Puerto Rico Student text, glossary (PDF), and four modules of audio lessons (MP3) with self-evaluation quizzes.
Foreign Service Institute Spanish Headstart for Spain Textbook and cultural notes (PDF) and four modules of audio lessons (MP3).
Foreign Service Institute Spanish Headstart for
Latin America Textbook (PDF) and fifteen audio lessons (MP3).
Finally Learn Spanish - Beyond the Basics
If you've had some Spanish classes and you need experience listening to
and speaking the language, then Finally Learn Spanish has lessons for
Insta Spanish Lessons (free on iTunes) Website
Weekly comprehension and grammar exercises for students of all levels. One of the more popular programs on iTunes.
Learn Spanish in Your Car (Spotify)
Grammar and vocabulary to beginners, offering guidance in pronunciation and language fundamentals.
Learn Spanish on Spotify
A collection of audio courses on Spotify, that will take you from
beginner lessons to advanced conversations featuring essential travel
phrases and vocabulary.
Learn Spanish Survival Guide (free on iTunes)
If you're planning a trip to a Spanish speaking country, and if you don't know the language, this will help get you up to speed.
Learn to Speak Spanish (free on iTunes)
Learn to speak Spanish in just 15 minutes per day.
Notes in Spanish (free on iTunes) Web Site
Produced by Ben Curtis and Marina Diez, a husband-and-wife team out of
Madrid, Spain. Ben is British and Marina is Spanish and they too have
built quite a large following for their conversational Spanish lessons,
(for beginners, intermediates and advanced students), which promise to
teach listeners "real Spanish" the way it is actually spoken every day
One Minute Spanish (free on iTunes) Web Site
Covers the absolute basics of Spanish, focusing on the pronunciation used in most parts of Spain.
One Minute Latin American Spanish (free on iTunes) Web Site
Same as above but focuses on the Spanish spoked across South America.
This site has all levels of Spanish language lessons and practice, but
the link takes you to advanced level readings with audio files. Click here to go to their video link page.
Rojas Spanish Language
(free on iTunes)
No English is spoken here. These lessons are for the Intermediate and
Advanced Spanish Speaker who would like to sharpen their Spanish skills.
The fine points of the language will be presented and explored through
a variety of topics to include; music, history, culture, food.
Spanish 1 Free iTunes iOS Course; Spanish 2 Free iTunes iOS Course; Spanish 3 Free iTunes iOS Course
A self-paced Spanish course by David Nance at Arkansas.
Fluent in 3 Months with Benny, the Irish Polyglot
Medical Spanish for Healthcare Providers
This website is presented as a free medical Spanish immersion, with
vocabulary including greetings, history, examination, and everyday
speech, all with translation and audio. It is designed to be helpful for
a variety of medical personnel. Created by a general surgeon turned
More Medical Spanish Resources
1 2 3 Teach Me Medical Spanish for Healthcare Professionals
Medical Spanish Free and paid lessons and resources
FluentU A Spanish language and Culture Blog with medical Spanish resources and links.