Conversational Spanish

Course Description

Quickly learn basic sounds, vocabulary, and grammar to engage in casual conversation with Spanish-speaking friends. Explore the Hispanic culture and discover interesting facts about the people from a native speaker.

Complete this seven-week, non-credit course and earn a 1.0 CEU certificate (Continuing Education Unit) from Liberty University.

Open to all, including the general public. Available on campus only.


Instructor - Lidia Payan

Lidia Dominguez de Payan was born on Salamanca, Guanajuato, México. She earned her degree in Christian Ministry from Baptist Theological Seminary of Lomas Verdes in México City and a degree in Transcultural Ministries from University of Americas in San Antonio, Texas.

In addition to translating from English to Spanish for Liberty University Online, Lidia is a Certified Medical Assistant. She and her husband, Carlos, along with their two sons, moved to Lynchburg in 2002 where Carlos pastors a Hispanic church, Iglesia de Las Americas.